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Subject: Edison
Category: Family and Home
Asked by: larlyl-ga
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Posted: 18 Jun 2006 17:24 PDT
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Question ID: 739201
What did Thomas Edison nickname his kids?
Subject: Re: Edison
Answered By: tlspiegel-ga on 18 Jun 2006 17:39 PDT
Hi larlyl,

Thank you for your question.

IMDb Biography for Thomas A. Edison

"Enjoyed communication with Morse Code so much, that he proposed
marriage to his girlfriend in it, and nicknamed his children "Dot" and


Thomas Edison

"In 1871 two important events happed: Edison's mother died, and later
that year, on Christmas day, he married Mary Stilwell, a former
employee. Their first child, Marion, was born in February 1873; their
first son, Thomas, Jr., in January of 1876 (these two were nicknamed
Dot and Dash by their father)..."

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thomas edison children nicknames 

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