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I am a direct descendant of the person who registered this patent. How would I go about getting this patent assigned to me?

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The tag originally was missing its last digit and pointed to an even older patent for a clock component making method. Is now fixed. –  George White Feb 24 at 2:10
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This patent for an improved bottling machine was issued in 1877 and expired before the beginning of the last century. There are no rights left at all.

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Thanks for your help with this. –  Darren Feb 24 at 20:05
    
No problem, I got some extra entertainment following the wrong patent number. It was for clock making machinery and the inventor was from my home town, Bristol, Ct. –  George White Feb 24 at 21:12
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