Martha Coston

*she was an inventor of many things*

Early Life and Childhood

Martha Hunt was born Baltimore, Maryland in 1826

Accomplishments

Martha invented the night signals that helped bacause without them some of the people on boats would be dead it helped also so the sailors could find thier way home at night


She also ivented the fireworks which really didn't help us the just lit the sky up at night

FUN FACTS GET WHILE YOU CAN....

  • Her nickname was Mary.
  • She had an impact on the Civil War.
  • She was 14 when she fell in love with Benjamin Coston and was 16 when she married him.
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Timeline of Martha's life

1862 Martha Hunt was born

When she was 14 years old she fell in love with Benjamin Coston

When she was 16 she got married with Benjamin Coston

1849 Benjamin Coston died

1859 She made the night signal which is also known as the flare

FOR THE LAST THING HER CHARACTER TRAIT

She is persistnt because she kept goin even though her husband had died.