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By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
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Mary Elizabeth was born in Lynchburg, Virginia back to 1852 to Pleasant and Mary. After the Civil War the family moved to New York City, where in 1874 she met and married Joseph Pray. She moved to France for a time learning the French language and where she learned the trade that would make her a...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Ellis Sylvester Chesbrough was born in Baltimore, Maryland back in 1813 to Isaac and Phrania. He quit school when he was nine going to work in mercantile houses around the Baltimore area. His father became a surveyor for the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad in 1828, when Ellis started working for him....

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Jacques Alesandre Cesar was born in Beaugency, Orleanais back in 1746. The next time you can find anything about him was when he married Julie who was a creole woman 37 years younger than he was. He wrote a paper describing how gases tend to expand when heated, he was elected to the Academie des ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Gerolamo Cardano was born in Pavia, Italy back in 1501 to Fazio and Chiara. His mother had tried to abort him by taking several types of medication. After a depressing childhood by his overbearing father, in 1520, he entered the University of Pavia to study philosophy and science. In 1525, he gra...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
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Mary Katherine Campbell was born in Columbus, Ohio back in 1905. After graduating from the East High School in 1922, she continued her education at Ohio State University as an art major. She also attended Ohio Wesleyan University.She received offers for three movies, two Broadway musicals and a c...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
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Laura Bullion was reported to be born in the township of Palarm near Conway, Arkansas back in 1876. However, her true place of birth has been lost to history, never to be fully known. She was arrested in 1901 for forgery of signatures to banknotes and robbery sentenced to five years in prison. Sh...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Albert Brown was born in North Platte, Nebraska back in 1905 to Albert Sr., and Ida. His mother was the aunt of actor Henry Fonda and his father was the godson of Buffalo Bill Cody. He joined the R.O.T.C. while in high school. In 1927, he received his bachelor’s degree in dentistry for Creighton ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
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John Mercer was born in Fort Brooke, Florida back in 1826 to George and Lucy. He attended the United States Naval Academy in 1847, commissioned as a lieutenant in 1855. His first assignment was at the United States Naval Observatory charting the stars. One of his other assignments was to take sou...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Joseph Bramah was born in Barnsley Yorkshire, England back in 1748 to Joseph and Mary. He attended school in Silkstone, after graduation he apprenticed to a local carpenter. Upon completing his apprenticeship, he moved to London where he worked as a cabinet-maker. It was there that he met and mar...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Thomas Blanchard was born in Sutton, Massachusetts back in 1788. Sorry I don’t have any information about his parents, early childhood and so on. In fact, I don’t have any information about him until 1806, that’s when he received his first patent. He sold the right to that for $5,000.00 a hefty s...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Forrest Morton was born Stoughton, Massachusetts back in 1921. His father was a WWI pilot and encouraged him to become a pilot also. By the time he was 14 he performed his first solo flight. At 16 he was working on getting his multiple major pilot certifications. He enlisted in the United States ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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William Bettendorf was born in Mendota, Illinois back in 1857 to Michael and Catherine.  Shortly after his birth the family moved to Sedalia, Missouri then finally settling in Leavenworth, Kansas.  He was educated at St. Mary’s Mission School.  In 1870, he worked as a messenger boy in Humboldt, K...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Martha Bernays was born in Hamburg, Germany back in 1882 to Berman and Emmeline. She was raised in an observant Orthodox Jewish family. She met her future husband in 1882, and after a four-year engagement they were married in 1886 in Hamburg. Her husband sent her over 900 love letters which were ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Robert Emmett Bledsoe was born in Lincoln County, Kentucky back in 1793 to Walker and Jane. During the war of 1812 he served in the Kentucky militia. After the war, he moved to Alabama where he practiced law while continuing to further his political career. He was elected to the Alabama House of ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Elizabeth Bather was born in Winchester, England. She was educated at St. Swithun’s School. From 1937 to 1946 she was a magistrate in Winchester, one of the youngest in the country and she was a member of the Hampshire County Council.In1939, she joined the Women’s Auxiliary Air Force with the ran...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
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Mary Ball was born in Lively, Virginia back in 1708 to Joseph and his second wife Mary. Her father died when she was three and orphaned by twelve. She was placed under the guardianship of George Eskridge. Mary married Augustine when she was twenty-two by a “semi-arranged” marriage in 1731.Augusti...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Mary Morse was born in Bow, New Hampshire back in 1821 to Mark and Abigail. Her father was a strongly religious man from a Protestant Congregationalist background. It was once reported that he beat a cow to death with his walking stick for violating the Sabbath. He was also reported to be a stron...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Oswald Theodore was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia back in 1877 to Francis and Elizabeth. When he was 10 the family moved to New York City. After graduating from high school, he attended college studying music. He switched to medicine earning his medical degree starting his practice in 1904.There i...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Nancy Langhorne was born in Danville, Virginia back in 1879 to Chiswell and Nancy. When she was thirteen her father moved the family to Albemarle County, Virginia. She was sent to a finishing school in New York City, where she met and later married her first husband Robert. They were married for ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Nicolas Appert was born in Chalons-sur-Marne, France back in 1749. I do not have any information as to his parents or schooling. She was a confectioner and chef in Paris. In 1800, Napoleon offered a prize of 12,000 francs for something (more on that later). Anyway, Nicolas started working on the ...

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