Henry Ford by Nathan Shrader

Nathan Shrader

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Born in Greenfield MI

7/30/1863

Mother Died

1876

his mom died when he was 13 years old

quit school to work at machine shop

1879

Married Clara Bryant

1888

became an engineer for the Edison Illuminating Company

1891

built first car, quadracycle or "Thin Lizzy"

1896

started first Company

1899

Started his second Company and started production of Model A car

1903

started production of famous model T car

1909

improved production methods to build a car in 1 hour and 33 minutes

1909 - 1916

senate race

1918

died

4/7/1947