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By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Seymour Bernard was born in New York City, New York back in 1913 to Joseph and Rose. His father was a tailor a real estate developer and manager. In 1931, he graduated from the University of Southern California majoring in accounting. After graduation, he went to work with his father in real esta...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Charles Augustus was born in Concord, New Hampshire back in 1859. He graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1881. He was commissioned a second lieutenant in the U.S. Marine Corps where he organized and commanded the 5th Marine Regiment in WWI. In 1917, he was placed in as Commanding General 2nd...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 15
Mathieu da Costa was born in Lusofonia, UK. (date unknown). What I can tell you is that in 1607 he was in Amsterdam, Holland. In 1608, he was in Port Royal where he left to make a voyage to Acadia and the St. Lawrence area. He returned to Port Royal in 1617.He was instrumental in developing relat...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 17
Martha Hughes was born in Llandudno, Clwyd, Wales in 1857 to Peter and Elizabeth. In 1860, the family moved to the United States settling in Salt Lake Valley in 1861. When she was 14 she taught school for a year but quit finding it hard to control the larger male students. With the encouragement ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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James Chalmers was born in Scotland back in 1782. In 1809, he moved to Dundee where he established himself as a newspaper publisher, bookseller and printer. He was a strong advocate fighting for the repeal of taxes on newspapers and newspapers advertisements. However, his calling was that of post...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 18
A lot of you should get this one way before I tell you the rest of the story. Charles Weedon was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan back in 1934. That’s about all I have until 1954 when he was drafted into the Army. When he was discharged he moved to Battle Creek, Michigan and worked as a carpet sale...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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James Robinson was born in Scotland back in 1860. When he was three the family moved to the United States settling in Pennsylvania. By the time he was 12 you could find him working in the coal mines, by the time he was 20 he had worked his way up to journeyman machinist. He studied mechanical eng...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 8
Let’s go bike riding Jimmie.Well my wife insisted we go bike riding. I knew it could not turn out good however, we took off to see the island in two wheels with pedals.      Of course 10 minutes later she was done.  I think we made it 6 blocks.  I believe it will be sometime before we go bicycle ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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I’ll be the first to admit I am not a good picture taker. However, my wife and I are in the market to move. I have set myself up a listing alert on homes in our price range. One came on the market today and I notified my wife. Of course, she went on the internet and looked at the photos provided....

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 16
If I wrote about all of her accomplishments it would take 1-2 weeks with myself imposed, limit of around 200 words so let’s hit the highlights.Elizabeth Blackwell was born in Bristol, England back in 1821 to Samuel and Hannah. She was well educated. In 1844, she had landed a teaching job in Hende...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 18
Isaac Leopold was born in Wachenheim, Bavaria back in 1850. He moved to the United States with his mother in 1856. Graduating from Central High School in Philadelphia, at 19 he was sent to Paris where he studied music for 3 years.He moved back to American where he received a Law Degree from Colum...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Percy Fitch was born in Orange County, California back in 1882 to James and Coralinn.  Sorry but I don’t have any information as to his education or his early childhood.  Of course, as always what I can tell you is the rest of the story. Percy was an accomplished inventor, he received his most no...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 16
Joseph Reed was born in Trenton, Province of New Jersey back in 1741 to Andrew and Theodosia.  Shortly after his birth the family moved to Philadelphia where he attended the Philadelphia Academy, now the University of Pennsylvania.  He received his bachelor’s degree from the College of New Jersey...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 9
Stephen Collins was born in Lawrenceville, Pennsylvania back in 1826 to William and Elizia.  He attended several schools receiving an education in English grammar, diction, the classics, penmanship, Latin, Greek and mathematics.  He taught himself to play the clarinet, violin, guitar, flute and p...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 18
Isaac Pitman was born in Trowbridge, Wiltshire, England back in 1813.  In 1831, he spent a whole five months training at the Training College, which qualified him as a teacher.  In 1836, he moved to Wotton-under-Edge in Gloucestershire where he opened up his own school.  He moved again to Bath wh...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 16
Timothy Pont was born in Scotland to Robert and Catherine.  He attended St. Leonard’s College graduating in 1580.  In 1584, he also graduated from St. Andrews University.  From 1601 to 1610 he was the minister of Dunnet Parrish Church in Caithness.   He was an accomplished mathematician however; ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Petrache Poenaru was born in Banesti, Wallachia, Romania back in 1799.  He attended school at Obedeanu in Craiova while working as a copyist at the office of a bishop. Between 1820-1821 he taught Greek at the Metropolitan School in Bucharest.In the 1821, Revolution he joined the army however, he ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Beverley Christiani was born in Georgetown, Guyana to Elaine and Clive back in 1956.  She attended Pius Primary School graduating from St. Rose’s High School in 1974.  She won a scholarship at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.  After graduation, she received her commercial pilot’s license in ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 15
This one will be short, sweet and to the point.Squire Whipple was born in Hardwick, Massachusetts back in 1804.  At the age of 13 his family moved to New York.  He attended Fairfield Academy and then on to Union College.  He must have been an exceptional student as he graduated just a year later....

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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James Smith was born in Denver, Colorado back in 1899.  The family moved to Little Rock, Arkansas where he graduated from Little Rock High School.  then it was off to Princeton, graduating in 1921.  He earned a Master of Science in Aeronautical Engineering from MIT in 1925.After graduation he was...

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