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Daniel Myron LeFever

Daniel Myron LeFever
Daniel Myron LeFever and wife, Sarah
Personal information
Birth dateAugust 27, 1835
Place of birthHopewell, New York
Date of deathOctober 29, 1906(age 71)
Death placeSyracuse, New York
SpouseSarah LeFever (née Stead)
ChildrenEdward (1859-1918)
David (1863-1864)
Charles F. (1870-1961)
Frank (1871-1950)
James (Jan. 1873-June 13, 1873)
James (b. 1875)
George Myron (1880-1927)
ParentsDavid LeFever (1806-1838)
Grata Knapp (d. 1885).

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Daniel Myron LeFever (August 27, 1835 - October 29, 1906) was an American gun maker, popularly known as "Uncle Dan LeFever". He is best known as the inventor of the hammerless shotgun, first introduced in 1878.

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