Key words: bit-stock, auger, drill-stock, chuck, boring machine

The American Patented Brace

1820 to 1859

Ron Pearson

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Beginning Patent Date: 1820 1860 1870 1880 1890 1900 1910 through 1930
Beginning Patent #: 0.347 30487 98933 223484 421420 643120 947002 to 1805330
Patentee: A to C D to G H to J K to M N to Q R to S T to Z

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Patent #: .347
Patent Date: 10/10/1829
Patentee: Phelps, Augustus
Location: Marlborough, CT.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: no
Description: "Composition of Bit Stocks"
Comment: N/A

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Patent #: .5115
Patent Date: 06/30/1836
Patentee: Taylor, Jeremy
Location: Hebron, CT.
Manufacturer: Increase Wilson Mfg. Co.; New London, CT.
Source: yes
Description: Bitstock
Comment: Also manufactured by Hebron Mfg. Co and/or H.O. White, Hebron, CT.

Patent #: 730
Patent Date: 05/08/1838
Patentee: Page, George
Location: Keene, NH.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: no
Description: Geared Drill Stock
Comment: N/A

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Patent #: 5087
Patent Date: 04/24/1847
Patentee: Andrews, Manassah
Location: Bridgewater, MA.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: yes
Description: Bitstock
Comment: N/A

Patent #: 6256
Patent Date: 04/03/1849
Patentee: Barnes, William T.
Location: Buffalo, NY.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: ?
Description: Auger Stock
Comment: N/A

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Patent #: 9209
Patent Date: 08/17/1852
Patentee: Smith, Erasmus
Location: Norwich, Chenango County, NY.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: N/A
Description: "Fastener of bitts to braces"
Comment: assigned to David Maypole

Patent #: 9271
Patent Date: 09/21/1852
Patentee: Daniel, Reuben
Location: Woodstock, VT.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: no
Description: Drilling machine, hand
Comment: N/A

Patent #: 9353
Patent Date: 10/26/1852
Patentee: Chamberlain, Dexter H.
Location: Boston, MA.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: no
Description: "Drill or bitt stock"
Comment: N/A

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Patent #: 9939
Patent Date: 08/16/1853
Patentee: McKinley, Arshal H.
Location: Higginsport, OH.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: no
Description: Socket for auger handles or braces.
Comment: N/A

Patent #: 10189
Patent Date: 11/01/1853
Patentee: Perkins, Howard
Location: S. Bridgewater, MA.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: no
Description: "Brace and bit fastener, carpenter's"
Comment: N/A

Patent #: 10307
Patent Date: 12/13/1853
Patentee: Comstock, John
Location: New London, CT.
Manufacturer: I. Wilson; New London
Source: yes
Description: "Bit stock of braces"
Comment: N/A

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Patent #: 10500
Patent Date: 02/07/1854
Patentee: Chamberlain, Dexter H.
Location: Boston, MA
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: N/A
Description: Tool Holder. Two jaws actuated by threaded sleeve.
Comment: Idea predates Barber patent.

Patent #: 10499
Patent Date: 02/07/1854
Patentee: Chamberlain, Dexter H.
Location: Boston, MA.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: yes
Description: Bit or drill stock
Comment: N/A

Patent #: 10853
Patent Date: 05/02/1854
Patentee: Allender, John
Location: New London, CT
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: N/A
Description: Operating catch in tool.
Comment: N/A

Patent #: 10924
Patent Date: 05/16/1854
Patentee: Daboll, Charles M.
Location: New London, CT.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: yes
Description: "Catch for holding bit in brace stock"
Comment: N/A

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Patent #: 12289
Patent Date: 01/23/1855
Patentee: Streeter, Abel W.
Location: Shelburne Falls, MA.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: yes
Description: "Centre-fastening bit"
Comment: N/A

Patent #: 12868
Patent Date: 05/15/1855
Patentee: Nichols, Eben W.
Location: Worcester, MA.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: yes
Description: Augers and braces (securing bits in their sockets)
Comment: N/A

Patent #: 13943
Patent Date: 12/18/1855
Patentee: Gourlay, John
Location: Ogdensburg, NY
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: no
Description: Adjustable crank-brace for augers.
Comment: N/A

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Patent #: 14876
Patent Date: 05/13/1856
Patentee: Lettington, Horace
Location: Norwich, NY.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: no
Description: Bits, fastening
Comment: N/A

Patent #: 15632
Patent Date: 08/26/1856
Patentee: Baird, Daniel N.
Location: Warrensville, OH
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: no
Description: Brace.
Comment: N/A

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Patent #: 16931
Patent Date: 03/31/1857
Patentee: Moore, A.C.
Location: Wilmington, VT.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: no
Description: Method of securing bits in their stocks
Comment: N/A

Patent #: 16938
Patent Date: 03/31/1857
Patentee: Streeter, Abel W.
Location: Shelburne Falls, MA.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: yes
Description: Method of constructing bit stocks
Comment: N/A

Patent #: 17395
Patent Date: 05/26/1857
Patentee: Saladee, Cyrus W.
Location: Columbus, OH
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: no
Description: Bit for cutting cylindrical plugs of wood.
Comment: N/A

Patent #: 17479
Patent Date: 06/09/1857
Patentee: Benjamin, George
Location: Avoca, NY.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: no
Description: Devices for holding bit in brace.
Comment: N/A

Patent #: 17769
Patent Date: 07/07/1857
Patentee: Porter, Henry W.
Location: West Earl, PA.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: no
Description: Bit brace
Comment: N/A

Patent #: 17770
Patent Date: 07/07/1857
Patentee: Smith, Amos J.
Location: Lynn, MA.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: no
Description: Bit or drill holder
Comment: Assigned to himself and George W. Otis

Patent #: 17891
Patent Date: 07/28/1857
Patentee: Plaisted, Charles C.
Location: Chicopee, MA.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: no
Description: Bit, brace, for boring obliquely to the axis of the stock.
Comment: N/A

Patent #: 17944
Patent Date: 07/28/1857
Patentee: Taft, George C.
Location: Worcester, MA
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: no
Description: Self-feeding drill
Comment: N/A

Patent #: 18282
Patent Date: 09/29/1857
Patentee: Hill, Benjamin B.
Location: Chicopee, MA
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: no
Description: Bit holder
Comment: N/A

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Patent #: 19028
Patent Date: 01/05/1858
Patentee: Hill, B.B. and Adams, S.W.
Location: Chicopee, MA.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: yes
Description: Bit holder
Comment: N/A

Patent #: 20010
Patent Date: 04/20/1858
Patentee: Whittemore, David H.
Location: Worcester, MA.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: no
Description: Bit holder
Comment: N/A

Patent #: 20495
Patent Date: 06/08/1858
Patentee: King, Samuel U.
Location: Windsor, VT.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: no
Description: Bit to brace, device for attaching.
Comment: N/A

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Patent #: 23326
Patent Date: 03/22/1859
Patentee: Tucker, William
Location: Blackstone, MA.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: yes
Description: Securing bit in stock
Comment: N/A

Patent #: 24005
Patent Date: 05/17/1859
Patentee: Brooks, M.S.
Location: Chester, VT
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: no
Description: Drill stock
Comment: N/A

Patent #: 24807
Patent Date: 07/19/1859
Patentee: Hoyt, L.S. and Beers, B.B.
Location: New Fairfield, CT.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: yes
Description: Bit-stock and wrench
Comment: N/A

Patent #: 25984
Patent Date: 11/01/1859
Patentee: Spofford, Nelson
Location: Haverhill, MA.
Manufacturer: N/A
Source: yes
Description: Bit-stock with clam-style chuck
Comment: N/A


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