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By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Margaret Brown/Margaret Haskins/ Margaret Young was born in Ireland back in1828.  It is not known when she came to the United States.  She became a prominent shoplifter and pickpocket specializing in handbags.  She was arrested in Chicago, Illinois where she was sentenced to three-year imprisonme...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 17
Frank Kinney Holbrook was born in Tipton, Iowa beck in 1874.  While I don’t have any information about his parents, or upbringing of course I can always tell you the rest of the story so let’s get to it.  He attended the University of Iowa participating in the varsity athletic squad.  Playing foo...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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William Henry Hastie, Jr. was born in Knoxville, Tennessee back in 1904 to William Sr., and Roberta.  After graduating from high school, he attended Amherst College in Massachusetts, graduating first in class.  In 1930, he received his Bachelor of Laws from Harvard Law School, followed by a Docto...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Laurens Hammond was born in Evanston, Illinois back in 1895 to William and Louise.  When he was three his father committed suicide.  So, his mother moved to France and then to Germany for the next 11 years.  When they returned to the States in 1909 he was fluent in both languages.  In 1912, he re...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 17
Sarah Maria Beach was born in Birmingham, England back in 1770 to Richard and Mary. She married Samuel in 1795. Frankly I can’t find out anything about here before that, but apparently, she was highly educated for a woman of her time.  More on that in a moment.Samuel died in 1837, when she was 67...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Fernando Luis Garcia Ledesma was born in Utuado, Puerto Rico receiving his primary and secondary education there before moving to San Juan. He was working for the Teas Company as a file clerk. In 1951, he joined the United States Marines Corps receiving he basic training at Parris Island, South C...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Nathaniel Foote was born in Colchester, England back in 1592. He immigrated to the United States where he worked as a surveyor. He was part of the settlement party that founded Wethersfield, Connecticut. His wife’s name was Elizabeth. He died in 1644, he was 52. Nothing memorable about Mr. Foote,...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Mary Katherine Horony-Cummings was born in Erekujvar, Austrian Empire back in 1849 to Mihaly and Katharina. In 1869, the family arrived in the United States, settling in Davenport, Iowa. Both parents died just three years after arriving in Davenport. She was first sent to live with her husband’s ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Travis Fimmel was born in Echuca, Victoria, Australia back in 1979 to Chris and Jennie. He moved to Melbourne in his late teen to play for the St Kilda Football Club. However, he broke his leg prior to the beginning of the season. He attended the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology to study c...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 18
Federico Faggin was born in Vicenza, Italy back in 1941. He graduated for the I.T.I.S. in Vicenza when he was 19. He graduated from the University of Padua, Italy with a degree in physics, summa cum laude. After graduation, he taught the electronics laboratory course for the 3rd, year physics stu...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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John Ericsson was born in Langbanshyttan, Varmland, Sweden back in 1803. He joined the Swedish Royal Navy having the title of “cadets of mechanics”, working on the Gota Canal. When he was 17 he joined the Swedish Army in Jamtland as a second lieutenant. He resigned in 1826 moving to England.The o...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Margaret Floy was born in New York City, New York back in 1871 to Francis and Elizabeth. She was the only child so to pass time she read, long before she started school. In school, she learned French and German. In 1886, she graduated from high school at 15.   She entered Vassar College in Poughk...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Stepan Prokopovych was born in Shpotvka, Russian Empire back in 1878. He graduated from St. Petersburg Institute of Engineers Ways of Communication in 1901. He stayed at that institution for two years after graduation as an instructor. In 1906, he was appointed to the Chair of Strength of Materia...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Charles Henry Thompson was born in Jackson, Mississippi back in 1895 to Patrick and Sara. Both of his parents were teachers so after high school he enrolled in Virginia Union University graduating in 1917 with a Bachelor’s Degree. He was drafted into the U.S. Army having trained at Camp Grant, de...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Stanley Donald was born in Hay Springs, Nebraska back in 1915 to Stanley Sr. and Hermie. Both of his parents were teachers, when he was 6 years old the family moved to Cedar Rapids, Iowa. He attended Coe College graduating with a liberal arts degree in chemistry and mathematics, then onto Lafayet...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Elizabeth Griscom was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania back in 1752 to Samuel and Rebecca. Being born into a strict Quaker household she learned to sew from her great-aunt Sarah. She attended a Quaker-run state school. While assisting her father in the upholster business she fell I love with Jo...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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William Robinson was born in Ireland back in 1840. I don’t know when he moved to the United States but he grew up in Brooklyn, New York. He received his B.A. in 1865, his M.A. in 1868 and his Ph.D. in Electrical and Mechanical Engineering from Boston University in 1907. In 1867, during his spare ...

By Paula Prince, Top 10% Grossing REALTOR in NWA
(Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Journey)
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 Investor Alert! Southern Charmer with an historical, inviting feeling! Nestled in among the trees, you will enjoy the good Fayetteville life from your porch, balcony or private deck. Fresh and updated with new paint, wood flooring, and new appliances . Canopy of foliage provides wonderful relaxi...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Annie Warburton was born in Brunswick, New Jersey back in 1866. She enrolled in the New York Hospital Training School for Nurses in 1890. After graduation in 1892 she worked at St. Luke’s Hospital, becoming Superintendent of Nursing at New York Hospital in 1907, she was named General Superintende...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Emily Jazmin Tatum was born in Heidelberg, West Germany back in 1983. She graduated from Oxon High School in Maryland, ranking among the top-10 students in her class. After graduation, she entered the United States Military Academy at West Point. Following graduation in 2005 she was commissioned ...

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