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By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Sylvester Howard was born in Francestown, New Hampshire back in 1823 to Merrick and Susan. When he was 12 he made a stationary steam engine, even though he had never seen one in person. At 14 he built a locomotive engine, only to see one later in Nashua.He left Francestown to work as a machinist ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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David Edward was born in Lafayette, Indiana back in 1871 to George and Susanna. He attended primary school. His parents took him on a steamboat ride, he made his way to the engine, thus begins the rest of the story. He was fascinated with the machinery. During his senior year of high school his p...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Ole Christensen was born in Arthus, Denmark back in 1644 to Christen and Anna. Few records exist of him prior to 1662 when he graduated from the Cathedral school of Aahus. He moved to Copenhagen where he attended the University of Copenhagen.After graduation, he was employed by the French governm...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Elisha King was born in Ludlow, Massachusetts back in 1808. He worked in a cotton mill until he was 15. Moving to Ware, Massachusetts you could find him working in a machine shop. The next time we know of him was when he was 24 he moved again to Canton, Connecticut working for Samuel Collins in h...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Barbara Annette was born in South Dakota back in 1943. Sorry I do only know her father’s name Buford I could not find any more information about her early childhood.   What I can tell you the family moved to Colorado where she attended Colorado State University from 1961-1963.After graduation, sh...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Robert Recorde was born in Tenby, Wales circa 1512 to Thomas and Rose. Around 1525, he entered the University of Oxford, later he went to the University of Cambridge graduating with a M.D. in 1545. He taught mathematics for a short time at Oxford. Later he acted as the physician to King Edward VI...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Charles Emile was born in Montreuil, France back in 1844 to Benoit and Marie. He was home schooled by his mother. At a young age, he was taught to draw and paint. At 13 he built a small steam engine. In 1858, he worked at a company in Paris repairing and assembling optical and physics instruments...

By Nicky Dou, The BEST REAL ESTATE AGENT in Northwest Arkansas
(Keller Williams Market Pro Realty)
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Mark Melton Construction | Scissortail Gated CommunityTake a tour of this amazing new home for sale in Scissortail Subdivision in Bentonville, Arkansas. This is Mark Melton's Parade Home for 2018. Home features: 4 bedroom 3 baths office on main level 2 bedrooms upstairs with jack n jill bath cove...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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John Randel, Jr. was born in Albany, New York back in 1787 to John, Sr. and Catherine. He only received a primary education, but what he accomplished is nothing short of amazing. Historians speculate his education ended by the time he was 12, some disagree and say it was when he was 16.He was a v...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Cyril Pullin was born in Wandsworth, England back in 1892. Sorry, but I don’t have any information about him until around 1914 when he won the Isle of Man motorcycle race at a blinding speed of around 49.49 MPH. In 1922, he established a new record becoming the first ever British motorcyclist to ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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William Judd was born in New London, Connecticut back in 1833 however, historians are not positive of his birthplace or year. He enlisted in the Union Army in 1861 where he was commissioned a first lieutenant. When the Civil War was over he had advanced to the rank of lieutenant colonel.After the...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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A WOMAN was flying from  Melbourne to Brisbane .. Unexpectedly, the plane was diverted to Sydney Along the way. The flight attendant explained that There would be a delay, and if the passengers wanted to get off the aircraft the plane would re-board In 50 minutes.     Everybody got off the plane...

By Paula Prince, Top 10% Grossing REALTOR in NWA
(Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Journey)
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  So close to the Bentonville Community Center! Everything on your wish list! True 4 Bedroom, with office and 2nd living space . Bentonville schools .Convenient location in Oxford Ridge! This beautiful home is the perfect mix of location and luxury. Get the lifestyle that you have been looking fo...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Jerry Parr was born in Montgomery, Alabama back in 1930.he received his B.A. in English and Philosophy from Vanderbilt in 1962 and in 1987 his M.S. in pastoral counseling from Loyola. In 1939, while watching Code of the Secret Service he knew one day he would join the ranks of that great agency s...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Gardiner Greene was born in Boston, Massachusetts back in 1822 to Samuel and Mary. He attended Phillips Academy in Andover. He went on to Dartmouth graduating in 1841, then he was off to Harvard studying law. In 1843, he was admitted to the bar. While working for the Benjamin Robbins Curtis law f...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Emanuel Goldenberg was born in Bucharest, Romania back in 1893 to Morris and Sarah. The family moved to the United States in 1903 settling in New York City. He attended Townsend Harris High School, then to further his education he attended City College of New York. His ambition was to be a crimin...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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William Brownie was born in Scotland back in 1869. While I have no information about his parents, schooling and so forth. What I can tell you of course is the rest of the story. I guess you could call him an inventor or a man with a vision. One thing for sure is he was busy for his day so shall w...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Harvey Fletcher was born in Provo, Utah back in 1884. He graduated from Brigham Young High School in 1904. It took him only 3 years to earn his bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University graduating in 1907. In 1911, he was the first student to ever earn a Ph.D. summa cum laude at the Univers...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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This one is going to be short however, it is fully loaded and I’m ready to go, hang on tight. Elsie Eaves was born in Idaho Springs, Colorado back in 1898. She graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 1920 earning her degree in civil engineering. Retiring in 1963, she died in 1983 ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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John Dunn was born circa 1764 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. He started out as a cabinet maker, a plumb maker and tuner. However, what he did for the rest of his life will forever put him in the history books. I don’t have a lot more to tell you about his history, so let’s get to the rest of th...

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