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By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Martha Eccles was born in Ashland, Virginia back in 1908.   The family moved to Berlin in 1933, when the Nazi movement was in full swing. She admired the movement until the Night of the Long Knives in 1934. After that she changed her mind, thus setting in motion her work for several years.That sa...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Andrew Jackson was born in Columbus, Nebraska back in 1886 to John and Annie. He attended Creighton Prep High School however, he was expelled for fighting. He joined the Nebraska Army National Guard reaching the rank of First Lieutenant. In 1906, he moved to Mobile, Alabama to enter the lumber bu...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Today I’m writing about someone I would usually pass on however, I found her history fascinating so let’s get to it. It is unknown where Mary Roberts, maiden name unknown, was born or how she wound up in Charleston, South Carolina. She married Bishop who was a portrait, landscape and heraldry pai...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Where did they go #1 Starting a new series of people who have vanished. Today I’m writing about James Derham who was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He worked for several different doctors. One in particular was Dr. Bob Love. He encouraged James to work as a nurse until he reached the age of ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Connie Douglas was born in Eagle Pass, Texas back in 1901 to William and Ada.  She attended Texas Woman’s University receiving an undergraduate degree in speech.  She went on to the University of Texas School of Law but had to withdraw due to the Great Depression. She started out teaching at Thom...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Charles Fremont was born in Washington County, Pennsylvania back in 1899 to William and Hannah.  In 1911, the family moved to Washington, Pennsylvania.  His father opened a drug store and later turned it into a grocery store.  Charles attended Washington High School and was an outstanding athleti...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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William Williams was born in 1727 in Bristol, England.  From his birth until until 1747 nothing is written about him however, he is documented to be living in Philadelphia.  Don’t know where he got his money but he was instrumental in building America’s first theater, maintained an art studio thu...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Enzo Anseimo was born in Modena, Italy back in 1898.  He had little to no formal education however, at the age of 10 he witnessed something that forever stayed with him and set his future in motion.  During WWI, he served with the 3rd Mountain Artillery Regiment of the Italian Army.  He was relea...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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I’m writing today about Karl Drais. Sadly, I have no information as to where he was born, the year of his birth or much of anything else.  What I can tell you about Karl of course is the rest of the story, which I find quite fascinating, so let’s get to it. He was a prolific inventor, among his i...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Ethel Philip was born in Chelsea, London back in 1861 to John and Frances.  Prior to her marriage to Charles she worked as a secretary to James from 1893-94.  She died in Paris, France in 1920 at 58. While working for James he painted her in a number of full-length portraits.   What you may not k...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Enoch Crosby was born in Harwich, Massachusetts back in 1750 to Thomas and Elizabeth.  His family moved to Putnam County, New York.  At 16 he set out from home to find a career.  He found employment as an apprentice shoemaker.  When the Revolutionary War began he was in Danbury, Connecticut where...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Maria Beasley was born in Philadelphia, the exact date of her birth is unknown, as well as who her parents were, where she went to school or if she did and so on.  However for this post none of that is important as the rest of the story.What I can tell you is that in 1865 she married and held var...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Joan Brady was born in San Francisco back in 1939 to Robert and Mildred. She worked as a dancer with the San Francisco Ballet and the New Your City Ballet.  While in New York City she enrolled in Columbia where she studied philosophy.  She met Dexter and they married in 1963.Shortly after the mar...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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John Freeman was born in New York City, New York back in 1835. Sorry but I do not have any information as to who his parents were, where or if he went to school and so on.  What of course I can tell you is the rest of the story.He entered the military in 1861, by 1862 he was serving aboard the US...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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John Jacob was born in Weymouth, Massachusetts back in 1844 to John White and Sarah. He graduated from Weymouth High School and Harvard College in 1866 with a degree in law. He was admitted to the bar in 1872.Instead of going I into private practice he worked at the Union National Bank as an assi...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Edwin Albert Jr. was born in Huntington, Indiana back in 1904 to Edwin Albert Sr. and Katherine. In 1910, the family moved to Binghamton, New York.In 1920, at 16 he took his first flying lesson. In 1927 he flew the first Cessna airplane ever delivered earning a living by barnstorming, charter fly...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Louis Burton Jr. was born in Kingsburg, California back in 1919 to Louis Sr and Sally.  At a young age he was an excellent horse rider.  To earn extra money, he rode broncos and roped steers in his early teens.  He graduated from Hanford High School.  After high school he joined the rodeo and bec...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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William Harvey was born in 1856. Sorry I do not have any information as to where he was born, who his parents were and so on. What I can tell you is the rest of the story.He worked in the Ryan Building located on Brady Street in Davenport, Iowa. He maintained the building where a doctor had his o...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Phoebus Aaron was born in Zagare, Lithuania back in 1869. In 1891 he graduated from the Imperial Military Medical Academy with a MD. Later he developed an interest in biochemistry, which of course is the rest of the story.Because of the anti-Semitic issues his family moved to the United States wh...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Edward Drummond was born in Chelsea, Massachusetts back in 1854. After attending public schools, he attended Boston University. After college he worked for the New England Glass Company starting in 1874.He rose through the ranks becoming president in the company from 1883 to 1886 when he moved to...

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