This page contains the chronology for the year. We summarize in this page all the relevant events regarding fountain pens that happened in 1861. We also list, if present in our database, any patent applied in the year, and also the ads or document scans which publication date is in the same year.
- Ford Patent Pen is founded by Thomas Burch Ford in London
- Venus is founded by Edward Weissenborn in Hoboken as American Lead Pencil Company