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By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 7
George Britton Halford was born in Petworth, Sussex, England back in 1824 to James and Nancy.  He studied medicine in 1842.  He became a member of the Royal College of Physicians in 1851, and the Royal College of Surgeons in 1852.  He received his doctorate at the University of St. Andrews in 185...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 16
Sossina M. Halle was born in Ethiopia back in 1966.  The family fled to the United States during the Ethiopia coup in the mid-70’s.  They settled in Minnesota where she attended Saint John’s Preparatory School graduating in 1983.  She continued her education at the Massachusetts Institute of Tech...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 16
Hannah Haberfeld was born in Bratislava, Czechoslovakia back in 1924.  During WWII, she was imprisoned at the Ravensbruck and Malchow concentration camps.  Most of her family was killed during the Holocaust.  In 1950, she moved to Israel.  For a brief time, she taught in the Basis Yaakov school s...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 19
Nolan Kay was born in Clearfield, Utah back in 1943.  He enrolled at the Utah State University in 1961, transferring to the University of Utah College of Engineering graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering.  During his college years, he worked at Lagoon Amusement Park and fo...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 19
Mark Gwyne was born in McMinnville, Tennessee.  While I don’t know the month from what I’ve been able to find out, the year was 1963.  He graduated from Middle Tennessee State University earning a bachelor’s degree.  He continued his education attending he Tennessee State University earning a mas...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 16
Samuel Guthrie was born in Hampden County Massachusetts back in 1782.  I have searched and could not find anything about him until he was 22 when he married Sybil Sexton. He studied at the College of Physicians and Surgeons of New York, (now Columbia University) from 1810 to 1811.  He also attend...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 20
Dilek Gürsoy was born in Neuss, Germany back in 1976.  Her father died of cardiac arrest when she was 10. She attended the Martin-Luther-Grundschule school then completing high school at the Quirinus-Gymnasium in Neuss.She continued her education, graduating from the University of Düsseldorf.  Af...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 18
Thomas Gurney was born in Wobum, Bedfordshire, England back in 1705.  His father had decided that Thomas would be a farmer, however his inclination for books and mechanics was so dedicated, when he put to farming he ran away.  Moving to Newport he learned clock making before becoming a schoolmast...

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)
Comments 17
Frances Ethel Gumm was born in Grand Rapids, Minnesota back in 1922 to Francis and Ethel.  The family moved to Lancaster, California in 1926.  In 1928, she enrolled in a dance school.  Apparently, she was good at what she did as she performed with her sister around the United States.  The group b...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 17
Luther Halsey Gulick Jr. was born in Honolulu, Hawaiian Islands back in 1865 to Luther Sr., and Louisa.  He studied at Oberlin Academy and at the Sargent Normal School for physical training.  He continued his education graduating from the medical school of New York University in 1889.  After grad...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 23
Louis M. Green was born in Cincinnati, Ohio back in 1917.  He graduated from North College High School in 1935.  (This one is going to be short).  Can’t tell you much about him but in 1959, he operated over 43 McDonald’s Restaurants in the Ohio and Northern Kentucky region.  He sold all of them b...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 21
Wendelin Grimm was born in Külsheim, Germany back in 1818 to Valentine and Mary.  His education was limited to training for a career in farming.  He married Julianna where they stayed until 1857, when they moved to Carver County Minnesota, via New York.  They settled in what is now modern-day Vic...

By Barbara S. Duncan, GRI, e-PRO, Executive Broker, Searcy AR
(RE/MAX Advantage)
Comments 8
210 E Vine....REALTORS'S home for 13 years.Changes are coming to Searcy AR.  Big changes.  The newspaper reported demolition permits were given for 6 addresses near downtown Searcy.  First Security Bank seems to be planning a new complex and has bought many properties that are very close to the c...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 15
Sarah Moore Grimké was born in Charleston, South Carolina back in 1792 to John and Mary.  In her early childhood, she wanted to become an attorney.  However, at that time it was considered unwomanly so she was kept from being educated at school.  She was educated by private tutor on subjects cons...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 20
Franz Seraphicus Grillparzer was born in Vienna, Austria back in 1791 to E.J. and Anna.  I could not find anything about him until 1807 when he entered the University of Vienna fulfilling his father’s wishes to become a lawyer.  he received his degree in 1811.  He worked as a private tutor until ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 15
Grata Flos Matilda Greig was born in Broughty Ferry, Scotland back in 1880 to Robert and Jane. She attended school in Dundee, Scotland before the family moved to Melbourne, Victoria, Australia in 1889. She continued her education at the Presbyterian Ladies’ College in Melbourne but left in 1896.T...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 17
Caleb Greenwood was born in Virginia back in 1783. I don’t have any information on him until 1810 when he took part in a fur trapping expedition with John Jacob Astor.  He trapped independently on the Arkansas River and the upper Missouri River.  He was also in good company like Jim Bridger when ...

By Barbara S. Duncan, GRI, e-PRO, Executive Broker, Searcy AR
(RE/MAX Advantage)
Comments 8
Fence  vs. Tree?Chain link fences are wonderful because they don't have to be painted, don't rot, don't have termites and seem to last forever.  But this one seems to have found a formidable foe.  I found this site at a listing today and thought it very interesting because of the time it has had ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 17
James Durrell Greene was born in Lynn, Massachusetts back in 1828.  From my resources, he was an excellent student, planning on attending West Point.  However, his mother talked him into attending Harvard University.In 1860, he joined the 5th Massachusetts Militia Regiment as a Lieutenant Colonel...

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