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Wesson, Daniel Baird

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Wesson, Daniel Baird   Springfield Massachusetts 1856 1890s


Patent Date Remarks
14,147 January 22, 1856 Smith and Wesson's Patent for Improved Primers for Cartridges of Fire-Arms
assigned to the Volcanic Repeating Arms Company
see Volcanic Repeating Arms Co.
78,847 June 9, 1871 Improvedment in Breech-Loading Fire-Arms, assigned to Wesson Fire-Arms Company
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114,374 May 2, 1871 Improvement in Locks for DOuble-Barreld Fire-Arms
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128,991 together with Charles A. King July 16, 1872 Improvement in Revolving Fire-Arms
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136,348 February 25, 1873 Improvement in Revolving Fire-Arms
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158,874 January 19, 1875 Improvement in Revolving Fire-Arm
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163,036 May 11, 1875 Improvement in Revolving Fire-Arm
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186,509 January 23, 1877 Improvement in Revolving Fire-Arm
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187,689 February 20, 1877 Improvement in Revolving Fire-Arm, Wesson and James H. Bullard patent
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198,228 December 18, 1877 Improvement in Revolving Fire-Arm, Wesson and James H. Bullard patent
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202,388 April 16, 1878 Improvement in Locks for Fire-Arms
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217,562 July 15, 1879 Improvement in Magazine Fire-Arms
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222,167 December 2, 1879 Improvement in Revolving Fire-Arms
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222,168 December 2, 1879 Improvement in Revolving Fire-Arms
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228,009 May 25, 1880 Revolving Fire-Arm
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285,862 October 2, 1883 Lock for Revolving Fire-Arm
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323,837 together with Joseph H. Wesson August 4, 1885 Revolving Fire-Arm
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323,838 August 4, 1885 Safety-Lock Mechanism for Fire-Arm
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323,839 August 4, 1885 Safety-Lock Mechanism for Fire-Arm
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323,873 together with John S. Landers August 4, 1885 Lock for Fire-Arm, assigned to Smith & Wesson
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356,387 January 18, 1887 Revolver
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361,100 April 12, 1887 Lock Device for Fire-Arms
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361,101 April 12, 1887 Barrel-Catch and Cylinder-Retaining Device of Revolvers
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371,532 October 11, 1887 Revolving Fire-Arm
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377,878 February 14, 1888 Revolver
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401,087 April 9, 1889 Revolving Fire-Arm
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421,798 February 18, 1890 Barrel-Catch Mechanism for Fire-Arm
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429,397 April 9, 1889 Revolving Fire-Arm
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440,672 November 18, 1890 Projectile for Fire-Arms and Ordnance
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RE11,191 September 15, 1891 Safety-Lock Mechanism for Fire-Arm
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RE11,192 September 15, 1891 Safety-Lock Mechanism for Fire-Arm
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542,744 July 16, 1895 Rebound and Cocking Mechanism for Revolvers
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542,745 July 16, 1895 Limiting-Stop for Revolvers-Cylinders
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565,245 August 4, 1896 Revolver
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573,736 December 22, 1896 Safety Device for Revolvers
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611,826 October 4, 1898 Cylinder-Stop for Revolvers, D. B and Joseph H. Wesson's patent
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615,117 November 29, 1898 Revolving Firearm
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684,331 October 8, 1901 Hammer Construction for Firearms
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689,260 December 17, 1901 Revolving Firearm
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Product
see Smith & Wesson
see Volcanic Repeating Arms Co.

Born in May 1825,m died on August 4, 1906 in Springfield. Brother to Edwin and Frank Wesson and uncle to Edward Wesson Daniel Baird Wesson and Richard Lawrence developed the Robbins & Lawrence revolving pistol in 1850