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By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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James Smith was born in Denver, Colorado back in 1899.  The family moved to Little Rock, Arkansas where he graduated from Little Rock High School.  then it was off to Princeton, graduating in 1921.  He earned a Master of Science in Aeronautical Engineering from MIT in 1925.After graduation he was...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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George Pollard Jr. was born in Nantucket, Massachusetts to George and Tamar back in 1791. His father was a ship’s captain, so it was to be a seafaring life for young George.By the time he was 23 he had served as second mate and then onto first mate from 1815-1819. In 1821, he was appointed captai...

By Paula Prince, Top 10% Grossing REALTOR in NWA
(Coldwell Banker Harris McHaney and Faucette)
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 You may have seen his work in Las Vegas, Motreal or Colorado Springs. Everyone loves Chihuly! This fall his work creates a stunning outdoor exhibition at Crystal Bridges Museum in Bentonville AR " Over the years his creations have become familiar around the world. He is globally renowned for his...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Clarence Everett was born in Raleigh, North Carolina back in 1921 to Calvin and Mammie. He graduated from North Carolina Central University and the Echols College of Mortuary Science in Philadelphia.During WWII he served in the United States Army. After the war he managed a funeral home for 45 ye...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Charles W. Lindberg, sorry I do not know what the W. is for was born in Grand Forks, North Dakota back in 1920.He enlisted in the United States Marine Corp shortly after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. He was assigned to the Marine Raiders seeing his first combat duty on the island of Guadal...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Elise Raymonde Deroche was born in Paris, France back in 1882. She enjoyed motorcycles and cars in her early years. As a young woman she was an actress using the stage name of Raymonde de Larouche.During WWI she served in the military as a driver, chauffeuring officers from the rear zones to the ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Nathaniel Pitt was born in New York City back in 1832. In 1854, he moved to Saint Paul where he worked as a banker involved with the investment of the Saint Anthony Park neighborhood.In 1862 he was a member of the Northern Overland Expedition ending up at Grasshopper Creek gold fields near Bannac...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Peter Fintan was born in Laois, Ireland back in 1827 to Patrick and Ann. He attended Carlow College training as a civil engineer later at Trinity College, Dublin.He moved to Australia arriving in Victoria in 1852. You could find him mining in the Ovens Valley for a little while before moving to E...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Simon Lake was born in Pleasantville, New Jersey back in 1866. After attending public schools, he worked at his father’s foundry business.Foundry work was not his interest, so he set about fulfilling his lifelong ambition. I’m sure you’ll scratch your head in wonderment as I did when you read the...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Paul Leland was born in Colorado Springs, Colorado back in 1902.  He received his Bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Ohio State University, his Master’s from the University of Pittsburgh and his Ph.D. in biochemistry for UC Berkeley.In 1929, you could find him teaching biochemistry at UC Berkele...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Albert Kingsbury was born in Morris, Illinois back in 1863. He graduated from Cuyahoga Falls High School in 1880. He continued his education at the University of Akron majoring in Scientific-Latin courses. He dropped out shortly afterwards and worked in a machine shop as an apprentice.He received...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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James Verlin was born in Washington, D.C. back in 1939. After graduating from St. John’s College High School, he enrolled in Georgetown University for one term. He was accepted in the United State Military Academy at West Point, graduating in 1962.He was commissioned as a lieutenant seeing action...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Kitty Lanahan was born in Buffalo, New York back in 1903. I have no clue as to who her parents were, her schooling or much of anything else that is except for the rest of the story.She was a small-time actress. She played in a short film “The Story of the Star-Spangled Banner in 1921. Some of the...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Jack St. Clair was born in Jefferson City, Missouri back in 1923 to Hubert and Vina. He attended school in Great Bend, Kansas. He received his bachelor of science from the University of Illinois and a master of science in electrical engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 1950.I...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Simon Kenton was born in Fauquier County, Virginia to Mark and Mary. When he was 16 he fled the area into the wilderness of West Virginia. He had shot a man in a fit of rage over a girl, thinking he had killed the man he changed his name to Simon Butler.He did something in 1777, which we will get...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Elizabeth Kenny was born in Warialda, New South Wales back in 1880 to Michael and Mary. She was mainly home-schooled but did attend schools in South Wales.When she was seventeen she broke her wrist, her father took her to Toowoomba for treatment where she said while recuperating. With nothing muc...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Eglantine Jebb was born in Ellesmere, Shropshire back in 1876. She was educated at Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford. After graduation she taught school for one year. Having made the decision being a school teacher was not for her she went on to do something else. This of course is the rest of the story...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Eleanor Jarman was born in Sioux City, Iowa back in 1904 to Julius and Amelia. Sorry I do not and cannot find any information about her childhood, education and so on however, what I can tell you is the rest of the story, well sort of….Records show she married Leroy and moved to Chicago. In 1933 ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Chaim Godalia was born in Makow Mazowiecki, Congress Poland back in 1900 to Abraham and Rachel. They later changed his name to Hyman George.In 1906 the family moved to New York City, they later moved to Chicago where he worked when he was 9 for three cents an hour. He graduated from John Marshall...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Sally Ward was born in Scott County, Kentucky back in 1827 to Robert and Emily. She attended a French finishing school graduating in 1844. She was fluent in French and played several musical instruments.She married Timothy in 1849, divorcing in 1850 due to cultural differences. She then married R...

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