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By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
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Henry Clay was born in Chester, Pennsylvania back in 1842. In 1863, he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps as a newly minted 2nd lieutenant during the American Civil War. He saw action in the Spanish-American War, the Boxer Rebellion and the China Relief Expedition. He accompanied Presiden...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Louis Laurent Marie was born in La Balme-les-Grottes back in 1785 to Joseph and Marie. He attended the Institut National de Jeunes Sourds de Paris where he graduated and became a teacher. In 1815, he traveled to England to give a lecture, then to visit a school in Paris. After a few months in 181...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Edith Clarke was born in Howard County, Maryland back in 1883 to John and Susan. While I don’t have any information as to what happened but, she was orphaned when she was 12. She went to stay with her older sister. Using her inheritance, she studied mathematics and astronomy at Vassar College. Sh...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Robert Reed Church was born in Holly Springs, Mississippi back in 1839 to Charles and Emmeline. His mother died when he was 12, so his father a Steamboat Captain took on along on adventures along the rivers leading to New Orleans. During this time, he worked as a steward and mess hall. He saved u...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
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Sarah Childress was born in Murfreesboro, Tennessee back in 1803 to Joel and Elizabeth. She was well educated attending the Moravians’ Salem Academy in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. She met James at the home of Samuel P. Black, he was 19 she was 12. They were married in 1824.The marriage lasted ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
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Toussaint Charbonneau was born in Boucherville, Quebec back in 1767. For a time, he worked as a fur trapper with the North West Company. While living with the Hidatsa people he purchased a Shoshone girl. In 1804, he was hired by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark for their expedition While on the...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Richard Alva was born in Gibbon, Nebraska back in 1936 to Alva and Erabel. Both of his parents were teachers. When he was three the family moved to Lincoln. His mother died when he was 10. He completed his education at Lincoln High School. He worked as a caddie at the Lincoln Country Club before ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Benjamin Hallowell was probably born in Boston, Massachusetts back in 1761, however there are no records to confirm his birth. Both of his parents were Loyalists, as such they fled to Halifax, Nova Scotia at the outbreak of the American Revolutionary War. In July of 1776, the family moved to Engl...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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John William Cann Jr., was born in Louisville, Kentucky back in 1920, to John Sr., and Ida Mae. His parents owned a movie theatre, so he grew up watching a lot of movies. When he was in high school the family moved to Southern California. He majored in drama and literature at Fullerton College.Du...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Allan Brian was born in Hinsdale, Illinois back in 1931. When he was 13 he read an article in Life Magazine that would put him on a path that would change his life. He graduated from Harvard University with a bachelor’s degree in 1953. He continued his education at Harvard Law School only to quit...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Hamilton Perkins was born in Skiddy, Kansas back in 1874 to Perkins and Ella. He attended Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota. After graduation, he enrolled at the University of Kansas graduating with a PhD in 1903. After graduation, he became an assistant professor of chemistry.In 1917, he...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Sonya Butt was born in Eastchurch, Kent, England back in 1924. She was only 15 when WWII started, but as soon as she turned the legal age back then which was 17.5 years old she joined the Women’s Auxiliary Air Force serving in the Administrative Branch. Women were banned from the front-line servi...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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George Washington Bush was born in Pennsylvania back in 1779.  He was educated in Philadelphia working for a merchant named Stevenson for most of his life.  He fought under Andrew Jackson in the War of 1812 at the Battle of New Orleans.  He later worked as a fur trapper and then working for the H...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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William Bullock was born in Greenville, New York back in 1813, orphaned at an early age he was raised by his brother. He worked as a machinist and iron-founder. He acquired a lot of knowledge about mechanics. By the time he was 21, he was running his own machinery shop in Savannah, Georgia. His f...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Rebecca Ann Bryan was born in Winchester, Virginia back in 1739 to Joseph and Hester. When she was ten, the family moved to the Yadkin River Valley in North Carolina. In 1756, she married Daniel. The union produced six sons and four daughters.When she was in her early forties, considered an old w...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Robert R. Bruno Jr., was born in Los Angeles, California back in 1945 to Robert Sr., and Delores. His parents divorced when he was an infant, so he spent part of the year and in the United States and part of it in Mexico. He attended Dominican College in Racine, Wisconsin and did his graduate at ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Mary Babnik was born in Pueblo, Colorado back in 1907 to Frank and Mary. She left elementary school when she was 12 to help support her family as a part-time domestic for $5.00 per week. A year later she lied about her age obtaining a job at the National Broom Factory which paid her $0.75 a day, ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Andrew Betts was born in Edinburgh, Scotland back in 1841 to Robert and Marion. He attended the Edinburgh High School.   After graduation, he took evening classes at Watt College winning prizes in Physics and Dynamics before moving to Manchester for two years to study Sciences.He married Anna in ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Rachel Fuller was born in Springfield, Massachusetts back in 1898 to George and Annie. The family moved to Missouri until she was 14 when her parents divorced, so Rachel and her mother moved back to Springfield. She graduated from Central High School. A fried was so impressed by her determination...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
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Hubert Cecil Booth was born in Gloucester, England back in 1871. Educated at Gloucester College. He went on to continue his education at Central Technical College in London in 1889. He completed the three-year course in civil engineering graduating in 1892. After graduation, he worked for Maudsla...

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