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By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Archibald Gracie was born in Dumfries, Scotland back in 1755.  At just 11 years of age he moved to Liverpool working as a clerk for a London shipping firm.  He was a thrifty young man as he used part of his earnings to purchase a part interest in a merchant ship.  In 1784, he moved to America.  P...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Malvin Russell Goode was born in White Plains, Virginia back in 1908.  He graduated from the public school in Homestead, Pennsylvania before continuing his education at the University of Pittsburgh in 1931.  He worked in the steel mills for 12 years staring when he was in high school and after fi...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Giovanni di Pletro di Bernardone was born in the Holy Roman Empire back in 1181 or 1182, the time frame is really not known to Pietro and Pica. He parents were wealthy and he lived the high-spirited life typical of a wealthy young man.  In 1202, he joined a military expedition, where he was taken...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 20
Elvira Gibson was born in Winchendon, Massachusetts back in 1821.  I don’t have any information as to her childhood, but what I do have I believe you will enjoy.  She worked as a teacher in Rindge, New Hampshire.  She was noted for her writings and lecturing on abolition among other issues.She ma...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 17
Abraham Pineo Gesner was born back in 1797 in Cornwallis, Nova Scotia, Canada.  I don’t have a lot of information about his early childhood. He pursued a career at sea twice shipwrecked by his early twenties he returned to the family farm near Kentville.  In 1824, he moved to London, England to s...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Kaiho Tuomas Albin Gerdt was born in Heivavesi, Finland back in 1922.  I don’t have any data as to his early childhood, not until WWII.  He served with the Finland Army as a junior runner officer in the infantry regiment 7.  During the war, he was involved in several battles.  He was sent to the ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 19
Antoine Marc Gaudin was born in Smyrna, Turkey back in 1900.  His father was a railroad general manager so the family moved quite frequently.  By the time he finished school he was fluent in English, Greek, and French.  He attended universities in Paris and Aix-en-Province receiving his bachelor’...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Charles Bare Gatewood was born in Woodstock, Virginia back in 1853. He attended the United States Military Academy at West Point graduating in 1877, as a Second Lieutenant. He received orders to report to the 6th Cavalry in the Southwest at Fort Wingate, New Mexico. He led Apache’s and Navajo Sco...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 19
Margaret Kemble was born in New Brunswick, Province of New Jersey back in 1734 to Peter and Gertrude. I could not find out much about her early life on her father’s 1,200-acre plantation, but I can tell you she married Thomas in 1758. Together they had eleven children. Her brother Stephen was a L...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Harry Katsuharu Fukuhara was born in Seattle, Washington back in 1920. His father died in 1933, so his mother moved back to Japan where he graduated from high school. After graduation, he returned to the United States. After the outbreak of WWII, he enlisted in the Gila River internment camp in 1...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Jeremy Joseph Fry was born in Bristol, England back in 1924. He was educated at Gordonstoun. He joined the Royal Air Force as a pilot during WWII. After the war, he became a product designer with Frenchay Products Ltd from 1954-57. In 1957, he founded Rotork Engineering Company. He died in 2005 i...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Forest Dewey Dodrill was born in Webster Springs, West Virginia back in 1902. He earned his bachelor’s degree from West Virginia University in 1925. After graduation, he went to the Harvard Medical School, graduating in 1930. He did his residency at the Harper Hospital in Detroit where he became ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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John Ambrose Fleming was born in Lancaster, England back in 1849. He was educated at the Lancaster Royal Grammar School, then continued his studies at the University College School in London. He entered St. John’s College, Cambridge in 1877 receiving his BA with honors in 1881. After graduation, ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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John Fitch was born in Windsor, Connecticut back in 1743 to Joseph and Sarah. Records show he received little formal schooling. As a child, he apprenticed himself to a clockmaker. In 1767, he married Lucy. He opened a brass foundry in East Windsor, Connecticut but it failed. So, he opened a silve...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Joseph Cameron Finley was born in Garland, Texas back in 1987 to Charles and Lexa. His father is a software developer and his mother is a spiritual healer. When he was three his parents took him to an acting seminar. Apparently, he was good as he was hired as a child actor.He attended Moorpark Hi...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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James Finley was born in Ireland back in 1756. While I don’t have the date, he moved to Fayette County, Pennsylvania living on a 287-acre farm. In 1784, he was elected a justice of the peace, before becoming the county commissioner in 1789. He was also a member of the Pennsylvania House of Repres...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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George Ingle Finch was born in New South Wales, Australia back in 1888. He was educated in Switzerland studying the physical sciences at the University of Geneva. He moved to Paris where he studied medicine but decided he preferred the physical sciences. During WWI, he served in the Royal Army Or...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 20
Arran Fernandez was born in Britain back in 1995. Sorry but that’s all I know of him except that he was educated at home. There are going to be a lot of firsts so this one will be short. In 2001 when he was 5 he earned a General Certificate of Secondary Education the English academic usually take...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 19
Clyde Cornwall Fenton was born in Warmamool, Victoria, Australia back in 1901. That’s about all the information I can find about him until 1925, when he graduated from Melbourne University with a MD. After graduation, he enrolled in the Royal Air Force in 1928, after earning his pilot’s license h...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Rebecca Ann Latimer was born in Decatur, Georgia back in 1835 to Charles and Eleanor. When she was 15 her father sent her to live with relatives in Madison where she attended a private school at a Presbyterian Church. She continued her education at Madison Female College receiving a classical lib...

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