John Eyre Sloane

John Eyre Sloane
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Sloane, c. 1914
Born (1885-09-16)September 16, 1885
South Orange, Essex County, New Jersey, U.S.
Died July 17, 1970(1970-07-17) (aged 84)
Easton, Maryland, U.S.
Cause of death Stroke
Occupation Airplane manufacturer
Spouse(s) Madeleine Edison (m. 19141970)
Children 4

John Eyre Sloane (September 16, 1885 — July 17, 1970) was an airplane manufacturer born in South Orange, New Jersey, United States. He established one of the first airplane manufacturing plants in Long Island City, New York in 1912. [1]


He was born on September 16, 1885. He married Thomas Edison's daughter, Madeleine, and they had four children, Thomas Edison Sloane, John Edison Sloane, Michael Edison Sloane and Peter Edison. [2] He died in 1970. [3]

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