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By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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John Kirk was born in Barry Angus, Scotland back in 1832.  While I could not find out about his childhood he earned his medical degree from the University of Edinburgh.  From 1858-1864 he was on an expedition as a botanist.  The Kirk Range that lies west of the Shire River forming a part of the M...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 17
Elizabeth Audrey Killick was born in London, England to George and Winifred.  She attended Streatham and Clapham High School.  During the Blitz of WWII, she moved to Cheshire.  She joined the Women’s Auxiliary Air Force working as a radar mechanic.  After her demobilization in 1947, she worked at...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 16
Robert William Kearns was born in Gary, Indiana back in 1927.  He served in the U.S. Army in intelligence related groups and too, manufacturing, being assigned to the Office of Strategic Services, the forerunner of the CIA, during World War II.  He graduated from the University of Detroit Mercy w...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 18
David Jacks was born in Crieff, Pertshire, Scotland back in 1822 to William and Janet.  In 1841, he migrated to American landing in Long Island.  He worked with his brothers as an army contractor in Brooklyn.  In 1849, he moved to California, there he worked at the city’s Custom House.In 1850, he...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Israel Beilin was born in the Russian Empire back in 1888 to Moses and Lena.  In 1893, the family arrived at Ellis Island.  The family settled in a three-room tenement on Cherry Street.  His father worked in a kosher meant market.  He quit school when he was eight, helping to support his family b...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Abu Abdullah Muhammad al-Idrisi al-Qurtubi al-Hasani as-Sabti was born in Ceuta, North Africa back in 1100.  The family spent much of their life travelling through North Africa.  The only schooling I could find was when he was 16 he studied in Cordoba.  He also visited parts of Europe including P...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Frederick Erastus Humphreys was born in Summit, New Jersey back in 1883 to Jay and Fannie.  He attended the Pennsylvania Military College, where he won an appointment to the United States Military Academy at West Point.  At West Point he learned fencing and graduated 8th in his class in 1906. Aft...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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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)
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James E. Fulton Jr., was born in Ottumwa, Iowa back in 1940. As a child, the family moved to California. He earned his bachelor’s and medical degree from Tulane University in New Orleans where he excelled as a swimmer. In 1969, James along with Dr. Kligman and Dr. Plewig released their study, The...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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John Baptiste Ford was born in a log cabin in Danville, Kentucky back in 1811 to Jonathan and Margaret. In 1813, his father left of fight the British forces at New Orleans never to return. At 12 he was apprenticed to a saddlemaker, he ran away at 14 settling in Greenville, Indiana where he remain...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Erie Sauder was born In Archbold, Ohio back in 1904 to Daniel and Anne. He attended school only to stop in the eighth grade. He was a cabinet maker by trade however, he worked for the Archbold Ladder Company. In 1934, he opened his own business and of course that is the rest of the story.He start...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Louis Nanasi was born in Los Angeles, California back in 1956. By the age of 9 he was working his craft, at 14 he was replaced by a younger person. In 1979, he graduated from the University of California, San Diego.   He had various jobs until 2006 where you would find him managing real estate in...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 15
William Wadsworth was born in Pueblo, Colorado back in 1881. As a young man, he worked as a messenger, callboy, telegrapher and signal operator. Later you could find him working as a trick bicycle rider and a salesman.In 1907, he opened one of the first movie theaters in Ogden, Utah. He charged f...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Alfred Civilion was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut back in 1869. His father was a practicing dentist and the first “dental commissioner” for the City of Bridgeport. Of course, Alfred followed in his father’s footsteps graduating from the New York College of Dentistry in 1890.He had an idea which...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
Comments 16
Hezekiah was born in Chester County, Pennsylvania to a Quaker family (sorry I don’t have his parents name). His father quit the church to fight in the American Revolutionary War. In 1777, the family fled the area to avoid the British to a place called Brandywine Creek…After the war the family mov...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Edith Hinkley was born in Rockford, Illinois back in 1891 to Arthur and Harriet.  In 1912 she graduated from Whitman College with a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and physics.  In 1914 she earned her master’s degree at the University of California.In 1916 she married Shirley Leon and moved to N...

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