John Edward Lucas
From Graces Guide
1869. Patent. '538. And to John Edward Lucas, of Allhallows chambers, Lombard-street, in the city of London, for the invention of "an improved floating velocipede." — A communication to him from abroad by John G. Holbrooke, of the city and State of New York, United States" of American'
Sources of Information
-  Gazette Issue 23476 published on the 5 March 1869. Page 12 of 64