US PATENTS IN 1862

Number of applications for patents during the year ...................... 5.038

Patents issued during the year ...................................................... 3.521

 

US PATENTS RECORDED IN THIS PAGE

01. Patents for Sewing Machines during the year ........................      21 

02. Patents for Machinery for sewing Boots and Shoes                                      and Leather during the year ...................................................     12 

03. Patents for Knitting Machines during the year .......................       9

04. Patents for Accessories and Attachments                                                      for Sewing Machines during the year .....................................     10

05. Patents for Needles during the year .......................................      3

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Total       55      

 

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JANUARY 1862

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US 34.081                               Robert  Welch

Sewing Machine

1862-0001-01-0001                                                           January 7, 1862

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US 34.170                               John  Taggart

Shoe Pegging Machine

1862-0002-02-0001                                                         January 14, 1862

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US 34.210                           Thomas  Langham

Knitting Machine

1862-0003-03-0001                                                         January 21, 1862

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FEBRUARY 1862

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US 34.330                       Ezekiel  M. Hendrickson

Sewing Machine

Assignor to himself, James H. Prentice and Job W. Blackham

1862-0004-01-0002                                                         February 4, 1862

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US 34.335                           Joseph  F.  Sargent 

Boot & Shoe Pegging Machine

1862-0005-02-0002                                                         February 4, 1862

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US 34.357                              Warren  L.  Fish

Guides for Creasing Tucks and Plats Preparatory to Sewing

1862-0006-04-0001                                                       February 11, 1862

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US 34.370                             Moses  Marshall

Pegging Boot & Shoe Machine

1862-0007-02-0003                                                       February 11, 1862

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US 34.397                          Joseph  Lofvendahl

Spool-holding Device

assignor to Himself and N. P. Lindergreen

1862-0008-04-0002                                                       February 11, 1862

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US 34.407                            Hannah  D.  Conrad

Needle Threaders and Setters for Sewing Machines

1862-0009-04-0003                                                       February 18, 1862

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US 34.413                            Augustus  Destouy

Machinery for sewing boots or shoes and other like articles made of leather

1862-0010-02-0004                                                       February 18, 1862

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MARCH 1862

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US 34.571                            William  O.  Grover

Needles for Sewing Machine 

1862-0011-05-0001                                                              March 4, 1862

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US 34.748    Alfred C. F.  Derocquigny, Dominique Gance & Louis Hanzo

Machines for Plain Sewing, Embroidering and Button-Holes

1862-0012-01-0003                                                            March 25, 1862

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US 34.789                            Carlos  Stebbins

Sewing Machine

1862-0013-01-0004                                                            March 25, 1862

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APRIL 1862

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US 34.807                         Joseph  W.  Bartlett  

Needle Gages and Adjusters for Sewing Machines

1862-0014-04-0004                                                                April 1, 1862

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US 34.813                         Thomas  H.  Burgess

Improved Portable Folding Work-Case for the Use of Travelers, Soldiers, or other Persons

1862-0015-04-0005                                                                April 1, 1862

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US 34.852                          Samuel  T.  Thomas

Improvement in Knitting Machines

1862-0016-03-0002                                                                April 1, 1862

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US 34.906                        Isaac  Merritt  Singer

Improvements in Feed Mechanism for Sewing Machines sewing some kinds of work such, for example, as boot-legs

Patented in England, May 9, 1861  

1862-0017-02-0005                                                                April 8, 1862

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US 34.915                           Elmer  Townsend

Improvements in Sewing Machines

1862-0018-01-0005                                                                April 8, 1862

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US 34.926                        Rosewell  Thompson

Improvements in Lock Stitch Sewing Machines

Assignor to himself, J. C. Wilder and Zelotes W. Holden Jr.

1862-0019-01-0006                                                                April 8, 1862

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US 34.932                              C. W. Williams

Improvements in Sewing Machines

1862-0020-01-0007                                                                April 8, 1862

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US 34.988                              John  C.  Smith

Improvements in Sewing Machines

1862-0021-01-0008                                                              April 15, 1862

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US 35.004                         James  O.  Whitcombe

Improvement in Sewing Needle Cases

assignor to Joseph  Dodin

1862-0022-04-0006                                                              April 15, 1862

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US 35.126                               E.  L.  Pratt

Improvements in the Thread Tension of Sewing Machines

Assignor to John B. Collins

1862-0023-01-0009                                                              April 29, 1862

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MAY 1862

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US 35.165                             Gordon  McKay

Improved Process or Method of Operating in the Sewing of Soles of and upon Boots and Shoes

1862-0024-02-0006                                                                 May 6, 1862

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US 35.191                              J. B.  Winchell

Improvement in Double Thread Lock Stitch Sewing Machines

1862-0025-01-0010                                                                 May 6, 1862

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US 35.252                               Aaron  Palmer

Improvement in Sewing Machine

(Running Stitch)

I do not claim the use of crimping wheels in sewing machines, the same having been already used in the machines of Benjamin W. Bean, patent US 2.982 March 4, 1843; of James Rodgers, patent US 3.672 July 22, 1844 and of David Smith, patent US 7.296 April 16, 1850

1862-0026-01-0011                                                               May 13, 1862

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US 35.254                            Samuel  Peberdy

Improvement in Knitting Machine Needles

1862-0027-03-0003                                                               May 13, 1862

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JUNE 1862

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US 35.542                                Paul  Pryibil

Tension Regulator for Sewing Machines

The object of this invention is to increase the tension of the needle-thread of a sewing machine in the same measure as the diameter of the bobbin in the shuttle decreases and consequently the tension of the shuttle-thread increases.

What I claim as new and desire to secure by Letters Patent, is:

1. The arrangement of the friction-pulley O , with the conical hub E, in combination with the screw-spindle G and spring-pad F, constructed and operating substantially as and for the purpose specified.

2. The arrangement of the elliptical nut d on the spring H, in combination with the screw. spindle G and pulley D, substantially as and for the purpose described.

3. The recess e and shoulder f on the screw. spindle G, in combination with the lower part, g, of the nut d, as and for the purpose set forth. 

1862-0028-01-0012                                                              June 10, 1862

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US 35.565                           Luke  Kavanaugh

Improvement in Burrs for Knitting

assignor to Himself and Gage Campbell &. Gage

1862-0029-03-0004                                                              June 10, 1862

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US 35.667                           Solomon  E.  Blake

Improvements in Folding and Tucking Gages

1862-0030-04-0007                                                              June 24, 1862

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JULY 1862

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US 35.749                            Walter  Fitzgerald

Pegging Machine

1862-0031-02-0007                                                                 July 1, 1862

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US 35.968                            George  Campbell

Improvement in Circular Knitting Machines

assignor to Himself, George Gage and G.  C.  Gage

1862-0032-03-0005                                                               July 22, 1862

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US 35.972                           William  F.  Ensign

Improvements in Felling Guides for Sewing Machines

Assignor to James Willcox

1862-0033-04-0008                                                               July 22, 1862

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AUGUST 1862

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US 36.084                              William  S.  Hall

Improvements in Sewing Machines

1862-0034-01-0013                                                            August 5, 1862

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US 36.157                             Elias  T.  Ingalls

Hand  Pegging machine

1862-0035-02-0008                                                          August 12, 1862

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US 36.163                       G. McKay & E. H. Mathies

Improvements in the Sewing Mechanism

patented to Lyman R. Blake, July 6, 1858

1862-00036-02-0009                                                        August 12, 1862

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US 36.199                           James  G.  Wilson

Improvement in Knitting Machines

assignor to C. P. Dixon and Edward Learn

1862-0037-03-0006                                                          August 12, 1862

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US 36.256                          James  S.  McCurdy

Improvements in Sewing Machines with stationary bobbin

Assignor too Wheeler & Wilson Manufacturing Company

1862-0038-01-0014                                                          August 19, 1862

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US 36.263                             Turner  Williams

Improvement in Cranks for Driving Sewing Machines and other Machinery

Assignor to himself and David Heaton

1862-0039-01-0015                                                          August 19, 1862

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US 36.292                        Alpheus C.  Gallahue

Machine for Pegging boots and shoes

1862-0040-02-0010                                                          August 26, 1862

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SEPTEMBER 1862

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US 36.351                               Joseph  Hollen

Improvement in Knitting Machines

Letters Patent, dated October 18th, 1859, were granted to me for a certain improvement in knitting machines and the present invention relates to the same class of machines. 

1862-0041-03-0007                                                      September 2, 1862

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US 36.373                               Edward  Shore

Improvement in Knitting Machines

1862-0042-03-0008                                                      September 2, 1862

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US 36.391                             James  P.  Blake

Improvement in the Art of Making Needles for Sewing Machines

1862-0043-05-0002                                                      September 9, 1862

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US 36.392                            James  P.  Blake

Improvements in Rolling Machinery for Rolling Sewing Machine Needles, &c.

1862-0044-05-0003                                                      September 9, 1862

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US 36.396                           Henry  Dunham Jr.

Improvements in Machines for Sewing Soles to Boots and Shoes

1862-0045-02-0011                                                      September 9, 1862

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US 36.405                            William  O.  Grover

Sewing Machine

1862-0046-01-0016                                                      September 9, 1862

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US 36.537                         William  T.  Spence

Fan Attachment for Sewing Machine

1862-0047-04-0009                                                    September 23, 1862

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US 36.591                             John  N.  Wilkins

Sewing Machine

1862-0048-01-0017                                                    September 30, 1862

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OCTOBER 1862

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US 36.617                    Daniel W. G. Humphrey

Machine for Button-Hole or Edge Finishing or Stitching

What I claim as my invention and desire to secure by Letters Patent, is:

1. The needle-bar carrier C ...

2. The combination of the needle-bar carrier C, the loop-carrier d, needle b, hook c and loop-check i with needle a, arranged and operated as described, whereby the button-hole stitch represented is produced.

3. The cam-wheel W2 ...

4. The slotted plate V ...

5. The feed-clamp K2 ...

6. The employment of the rocker X, piston e2 adjustable plate Y and spring r, in combination with the lever T, operated as and for the purpose specified. 

One of the earliest Button-Hole Machine

No button hole stitching machine of this class was in use prior to that invented by Daniel W. G. Humphrey, patent US 36.617 dated Oct. 7, 1862.

extract from US 207.173

1862-0049-01-0018                                                           October 7, 1862

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NOVEMBER 1862

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US 36.847                         Stephen  J.  Maddock

Braiding Guides for Sewing Machine

1862-0050-04-0010                                                       November 4, 1862

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US 36.899                             Milton  Finkle

Spoolers or Bobbin Winders for Sewing Machine

"one of the earliest patent"

1862-0051-01-0019                                                     November 11, 1862

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US 36.932                           J. A. & H. A. House

Invention, though generally adaptable to most descriptions of sewing machines, yet relates more especially to those machines which are employed in uniting or stitching together the edges of a fabric and has for its object the production of a machine which shall be capable of working a button-hole or other similar article in a practically successful manner by automatic means.

1862-0052-01-0020                                                     November 11, 1862

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DECEMBER 1862

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US 37.161                            William  B.  Evans

Improvement in Circular Knitting Machines

1862-0053-03-0009                                                     December 16, 1862

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US 37.170                          Jeremiah  Keith

Improved Machine for Punching and Eyeleting Shoes or other Articles

1862-0054-02-0012                                                     December 16, 1862

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US 37.202                                 A.  B.  Shaw

Improvement in Sewing Machines

assignor to himself and N. H.  Shaw

"Raymond chain-stitch sewing machine with a walking pressure foot"

1862-0055-01-0021                                                     December 16, 1862

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REISSUES IN 1862

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US RE 1.264                         William  W.  Wade

Improvements in Treadles for Sewing Machines

January 28, 1862

Specification forming part of Letters Patent US 22.833, dated February 1, 1859

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US RE 1.363                       Henry  Dunham Jr.

Improvements in Machines for Sewing Soles to Boots and Shoes

December 16, 1862

Specification forming part of Letters Patent US 36.396, dated Sept. 9, 1862

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DESIGNS IN 1862

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US D 1.602               J. G. Folsom  &  B. D. Whitney

Design for Sewing Machine Frames

June 3, 1862

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