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 George Baldwin Selden

George Baldwin Selden

Birth
Clarkson, Monroe County, New York, USA
Death 17 Jan 1922 (aged 75)
Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA
Burial Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA
Plot Section C, Lot 108
Memorial ID 2381 · View Source
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Inventor. Born in Clarkson, New York, he was a pioneer in the present automotive industry. In 1895, he was granted a patent for his version of the first four wheel gasoline-powered car. With the success of his creation, he started the Selden Motor Company which built automobiles and trucks. He sold his patent rights in 1899 and received several hundred thousand dollars in royalties.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 1 Jan 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2381
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Baldwin Selden (14 Sep 1846–17 Jan 1922), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2381, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .