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By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 19
Pirate Bill was born in Canada back in 1782. He spent the first 30 years of his life as a British Loyalist. He worked at several jobs before being a captain of his own schooner on Lake Ontario.During the War of 1812, the British accused him of being a spy and ordered his arrest. He escaped and th...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 16
Eli Hamilton was born in Loudoun County, Virginia back in 1831 to Daniel and Elizabeth.  His education was limited to a brief education at a seminary.  He married Cornelia (date unknown).  During the Civil War, he was a major for the Confederacy, serving on the staff of General Robert E. Lee.  Af...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 13
Dancing in the Rain.Well I wasn’t actually dancing. Sunday, it rained most of the day my wife and I have been sodding our yard and we only had 4 more strips of sod to put down. So, I went outside barefooted in the slush and mush and prepared the soil, hauled the sod to the backyard and laid it in...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 13
Joseph Lafayette was born in Washington County, Virginia back in 1810.   He joined William Sublette who was with the Rocky Mountain Fur Company at 18 roaming the Rocky Mountains for over a decade as a trapper.His explorations found him along the Yellowstone River and the Yellowstone National Park...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 20
Baruch Samuel was born in Brooklyn, New York back in 1925 to Meyer and Ida. Attending the Orthodox Yeshivah of Flatbush elementary school. he went on to attend James Madison High School. His education was interrupted during WWII when he joined the US Navy. He attended Union College graduating wit...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 9
Burton Green was born in Madison, Wisconsin back in 1868 to Richard and Amanda. He attended Beaver Dam Academy moving to California with the family in 1886. In 1889, he graduated from the Los Angeles High School. He worked as an orange grower in Redlands, California for five years.In 1905, he mov...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 13
George Compton was born in Lancashire, England back in 1829 to William and Sarah. In 1836, the family moved to and wound up in Taunton, Massachusetts. He attended elementary school in Taunton and Worcester. For high school, he went to the Millbury Academy in Worcester. He never attended college.F...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 14
Antoine Benezet was born in Saint-Quentin, France back in 1713.  They moved several times for religious reasons finally ending up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1731.  Once he arrived he tried his hand at being a merchant but that failed so he tried his hand at teaching school in 1739 at German...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 13
Samuel Bell Maxey was born in Tompkinsville, Kentucky back in 1825 to Rice and Lucy.  Inn 1834 the family moved to Albany, Kentucky and in 1842 he entered the United States Military Academy at West Point.Ranking near the bottom of his class he graduated in 1846 commissioned as a Brevet second lie...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 18
Don’t you just love it when the light bulb turns on in a darken night? I know I do and that is exactly what happened at our last meeting. I know this is going to be a surprise because I believe this is the first blog I’ve written about a fellow ActiveRainer since I’ve been writing posts.I want to...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 18
George Walther was born in Seinbach-Michelstadt, Germany back in 1876 to Heinrich and Elizabeth. In 1892 George and his brother Jacob moved to America to live with their father’s brother in Dayton, Ohio.He arrived in America when he was 16 working at the McHose and Lyon Company building ornamenta...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 14
Henry Wheeler was born in Lanesborough, Massachusetts back in 1818. He attended Hamilton College but was expelled his second year for removing the clapper of the campus bell. He worked as a farmer, coal miner, explorer and auctioneer.In 1858 he found himself in Poughkeepsie, New York making a liv...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 15
Emma as born in Kovno, Russian Empire to Abraham and Taube back in 1869. Her father was a strict and had a violent temper. He used violence to punish his children and Emma was the most headstrong one of them. Her mother did little to stop Emma’s punishment which also added to the tension.When she...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 16
Ebenezer was born in Northampton, Massachusetts back in 1743 to Samuel and Hannah. He moved and founded Poultney, Vermont in 1771. He became a Lieutenant in a company of the Green Mountain Boys fighting with Ethan Allen at Ft. Ticonderoga. Moving up the ranks to captain in 1777 he distinguished h...

By Paula Prince, Top 10% Grossing REALTOR in NWA
(Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Journey)
Comments 1
 Homes listed in Centerton 93 homes are currently listed under 250,000. Why wait when you can purchase for less than rent.  Eligible area for zero down USDA financing!Shhh Coming Soon - 209,000 in Centerton on Chattie - 4 Bedroom, 3 car garage, super huge backyard with privacy -  close to Gamble ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 13
Frank Wilber was born in Peoria, Illinois back in 1895 to Samuel and Grace. He graduated from Peoria High School. his family has a strong background of service to the United States going back to the Revolutionary War.In 1912 at 16 years old he was admitted to the United States Naval Academy he gr...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 13
Alice Brown was born near Ft. Gibson, Oklahoma back in 1852 to John and Lucy. Because of the Seminole tradition any children born of the wedlock belonged to the mother, they had a total of seven. She was well educated attending Ramsey Mission School. Her father being a doctor tended to the Semino...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 22
Roger Ludlow was born back in 1590 in Dinton, Wiltshire, England to Thomas and Jane. He enrolled at Balliol College in Oxford, and was admitted to the Honorable Society of the Inner Temple in 1612. She sailed to America in 1630 with his wife Mary, settling in Dorchester, Massachusetts. In 1634 he...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 14
The issue goes back a long time ago. The earliest time was during the Reign of Augustus. The reasons re varied just as the bled of grass or snowflakes. Some for infidelity, abandonment, financial, children or the lack of them, physical or emotional abuse, personal indifference and the list contin...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 20
December 7th, a date that will live in infamy.  We are all familiar with the speech given by President Roosevelt.  It was truly a date that no American will forget.  Of course, this was an event all of us did not want to happen however it did.  But what else happened on December 7th back in 1787 ...

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