W.F. Semple

A Famous Ohio Inventor


W.F Semple was born in Caddo,Indiana March16th 1883. He died in 1969.

Semple graduated from Washington & Lee University in 1907. His parents were David & Jessie Semple.


W.F.Semple's invention was gum. He invented it so people had something to chew on instead of having to get up and get something to eat.

His Job

W.F Semple's job was a dentist.