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By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Marie-Claire Kirkland was born back in 1924 in Palmer, Massachusetts to Charles and Rose.  I didn’t find much of her childhood.  So, let’s cut to the chase.  She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in 1947, her Bachelor of Civil Law in 1950 from McGill University.  She became a judge in 1973, re...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Herbert David Kelleher was born in Camden, New Jersey back in 1931.  He was raised in Audubon, New Jersey graduating from Haddon Heights High School.  After graduation, he earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Wesleyan University.  He continued his education with a Juris Doctor from New York...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Arthur Atwater Kent Sr. was born in Burlington, Vermont back in 1873.  The family moved to Worchester, Massachusetts in 1881.  He entered Worchester Polytechnic Institute majoring in mechanical engineering.  He excelled in mechanics and drawing, but he was weak in chemistry, algebra and language,...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Whitcomb L. Judson was born in Chicago, Illinois back in 1843.  He enlisted in the Union Army in 1861 at Oneida, Illinois serving in the 42nd Illinois Infantry Regiment.  he attended Knox College in Galesburg, Illinois.  After graduation, he was a traveling salesman for Pitts Agricultural Works a...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Estelle Scher was born in New York City, New York back in 1923 to Charles and Sarah.  Her mother was a homemaker while her father owned his own business installing glass windows on vehicles.  She graduated from Seward Park High School.  After graduation, she worked as a secretary while attending ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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William Fothergill Cooke was born in Ealing, Middlesex, England back in 1806. He was educated at the Durham School before enrolling at the University of Edinbrugh. When he was 20 he enrolled in the Indian Army. After five year of service he returned to study medicine in Paris. In 1836, he was som...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Eleanora Norah Lillian Fleury was born in Manchester, England back in1867 to Robert, (sorry I don’t have her mother’s name). For the first few years she was homeschooled. This one is going to be short so let’s get to it. He studied medicine at the London School of Medicine for Women and the Royal...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Philo Taylor Farnsworth was born in Beaver, Utah back in 1906 to Lewis and Serena. He grew up in a log cabin built by his father until 1918, when the family moved to a 240-acre ranch near Rigby, Idaho. His education was at the Rigby High School. The family moved again to Provo, Utah in 1923 where...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Kamal al-Din al-Farisi was born in Persia back in circa 1267. There is not much written about him so this one is going to be short. He is noted for a number of important contribution to the number theory concerning factorization and combinatorial methods. However, that is something that is way be...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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William Barton was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania back in 1804 to Patrick and Hannah. He was educated by his father, attended public schools in Baltimore, Maryland before graduating from William and Mary College. After graduation, he gave a series of lectures on science at the Maryland Instit...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Helen Richey was born in McKeesport, Pennsylvania back in 1909. She graduated from McKeesport in 1927. By the time she was 20 she had learned to fly. As a side note she was one of the few girls to wear pants back then. In 1933, she partnered with Frances Marsalis setting a record by staying airbo...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Charles Brewster was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania back in 1870. When he was four he and his brother Walter were playing in the front yard when a horse-drawn carriage pulled up. The boys were approached by two men who offered them candy and fireworks if they would take a ride with them.Of co...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Jean-Louis was born in Peyre, Huates-Alpes, France back in 1761 to a poor family.  He worked for the Marseille observatory as a caretaker.  After a while, he gained enough experience that he assisted the astronomers with observations.  While he had very little formal education he had the canny kn...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Louis Aime Augustin was born in Metz, France back in 1841. He studied painting and a post graduate chemistry at Leipzig University. This set forth something he will forever be written in the history books for.In 1866, he moved to Leeds, UK working for Whitley Partners a firm specializing in brass...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Kenneth George was born in Birmingham, England back in 1934 to Harold and Ethel.  He lived with his father and stepmother in Hastings, Sussex.He worked for a circus where he learned to ice skate.  Having a taste of show business, he formed a comedy act called the Minitones, making the nightclub c...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Mary Mason was born in Buckland, Massachusetts back in 1797. Her father died when she was 5 and her mother remarried when she was 13. Her mother moved with her new husband however, Mary stayed behind so the home and farm would stay in the family.In her spare time, she attended various school and ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Hanna Lindberg was born in 1865 in Sweden.  She worked as a Gofer and a milliner before opening her own hat shop in 1891.  She was active in the YMCA as well as within the women’s suffrage society.  As far as my research could go she never married and was quite wealthy in those days.  She died in...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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James Buel was born in Russellville, Arkansas back in 1933. Sorry that is all the information I have, that is except for the rest of the story.I lived on Linker Mountain between Dover and Russellville, Arkansas several decades ago. So, the area is familiar to me. I had some of the best times of m...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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James Patrick was born in Paisley, Scotland back in 1911.  The family moved to the United States in 1920.  For medical reasons he was separated at Ellis Island from his family for three and one-half days.  He had planned to be a priest however while in school he began to abuse alcohol and drugs. ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Arthur J. Hubbard was born in Topawa, Arizona Territory back in 1912.  He studied at the University of Arizona, he led the Navajo tribal band as a trombone player and singer.Just prior to WWII he enlisted in the United States Marine Corp.  he was an instructor for the Navajo Code Talker’s.  he tr...

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