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Albrittain Drake
born 1755 in Nash County, N.C.
was born in Newfield, June 21, 1846. Joshua DRAKE, his grandfather, was a native of Connecticut. Thankyou: "Landmarks of Tompkins County, New York"
Alexander Wilson Drake
born near Westfield, N.J., 1843;
Alistair Drake
a Senior Lecturer with The University of New South Wales (UNSW), located in the School of Physics of UNSW's University College at the Australian Defence Force Academy (ADFA) in Canberra
Alonzo Drake
born in Genessee County, NY,March 4, 1819,
Alonzo D. Drake;
b. Jan 30, 1829; d. Dec. 28, 1896
Alonzo M. Drake (Brigadier General )
Adrian, Ga., in 1894, Retired, Died March 1, 1971 .
Thankyou: http://www.af.mil/news/biographies/drake_am.html
Anthony Herbert Drake
Transvaal. Cricket batsman, Style: Left Hand Bat Bowling Style: Slow Left Arm Orthodox.
Alvin Drake
1995 - appointed to Ford professorship
Bamfield/Bampfylde Drake
baptized 12 April 1670 at Buckland Monochorum
Benjamin Drake
born at Weymouth, December 1, 1700
Benjamin Drake
born in Mason county, Ky., Nov. 28, 1794.
Benjamin Michael Drake
born in Robeson county, N.C.,Sept. 11, 1800
Bill Drake
1994 - professor in the Department of Communication at UCSD
Bill Drake
Bill was born in 1941, and educated in Japan, Germany, France, Georgia, and Kansas. He began college at Cornell in 1958, and after voter registration work in the early 1960's he graduated from Dickinson College in 1965 with a degree in Cultural Anthropology. URL missing
Carolyn Drake
French - Charg? de Recherche CNRS CR1 Equipe Perception Auditive. URL missing
Charles Daniel Drake
born in Cincinnati, Ohio, April 11,1811;
Clare Drake
Intercollegiate hockey coaches Clare Drake has spent his life involved in sports mostly as a coach at the University of Alberta.
Dana Drake, son of Simon Drake
born in Sharon township, Potter Co., Penn., November 4, 1844, a son of Simon and Mary D. (Warner) Drake
Daniel Drake
born in Plainfield, N.J.,Oct. 20, 1785.
Daniel S Drake
born December 12,1805, in Orange County, New York. He was the
son of Judge William S. Drake
Thankyou: http://www.heritagepursuit.com/MHD.htm
David Drake
review on David Drakes books Cached without permission
D.B Drake, M.D
born 05 Aug 1822 in Belmont County OH
David Jackson Drake
born in Holmes County, Ohio, December 20, 1823.
Thankyou: Greene County Biography Ref. Page
David R. Drake
Associate Professor, Endodontics - The University of Iowa College of Dentistry
Dr Frances Drake
Lecturer - School of Geography, University of Leeds, West Yorkshire
Drake Mabry
Drake Mabry Compositeur et improvisateur am?ricain r?sident fran?ais
Edward Drake
born 22nd November 1828 Teignmouth, Devon.
Edward Joseph Drake
Ted Drake was the quintessential English centre forward. He was big, strong, quick and totally fearless. He joined Southampton from Winchester in November 1931 and scored a hat trick on his league debut before going on to score 48 in 72 matches.
Edwin Laurentine Drake ( Colonial )
(1819 - 1880). Born in Greenville, New York, Drake is considered the petroleum entrepreneur of the oil industry.
Ellis Drake (1839-1912)
The forgotten Stoughton Inventor of the Baseball Cover."Stoughton Man Invented First Cover for Baseball"
Enoch Drake
said to be the first white child born in what is now Ohio County, was born August 28, 1803. Thankyou: http://members.tripod.com/~debmurray/ohioco/ohiorefd.html
Ephraim (Benjamin) Drake
born September 12, 1735.
Eugene Drake
born in Union City, Erie Co, PA Aug. 12, 1852
Ervin M. Drake
Ervin Drake will be remembered for two songs closely associated with Perry, his 1953 recording "I Believe" and the 1967 single "The Father of Girls"
Fred Drake
He holds a Bachelor of Architecture degree ans well as a Master of Science in computer science.
Francis Drake
baptized 21 Aug. 1701 at Farway Parish,Devon,UK.
Francis Drake
(c. 1615-1687) NH Thankyou Rich Houghton
Francis Marion Drake
born in Rushville,Schuyler county, Ill., Dec. 30,1880;
Francis Samuel Drake
born in Northwood, N.H., Feb. 22, 1828;
Francis S. Drake
son of Alden and Phytinda (Reynolds) Drake, was born in New Jersey September 4, 1823. Thankyou: Pulaski County Biography Ref. Page
Frank Drake
born in Chicago on May 28, 1930 to Richard and Winifred Drake. Raised in Chicago's South Shore with sister, Alma, and brother, Robert.
George John Franklin Drake
3 Dec. 1816 d. 19 Dec. 1886
George William Drake
This biography is quoted out of a family book that David Drakes dad's cousin Joan (Drake) White wrote about her grandfather George William Drake, b)February 22, 1866, P.E.I., Canada d) December 14, 1946, Saskatchewan, Canada. David has included photos of the fox farm that he built in Saskatchewan, Canada and some other photos that are appropriate. I found it quite interesting and informational about where and how our family moved out of P.E.I to the western region of Canada.
David Drake
George W. Drake, Jr
born in Marion county, this state, March 14, 1836.
George W. Drake, Sr
born, 1823 in Bullitt county, Missouri.
Gordon W. F. Drake
Professor and Head of Department of Physics
Grace L Drake ( senator )
Full-time legislator, former manager, financial trouble shooter, portrait photographer
Graham N Drake
Teaching Interests
H S .Drake
born in Steuben County, New York, in 1838.
Thankyou: Fulton County Biography Ref. Page
Hamid Drake
Perhaps the city's most exciting percussionist, The New York Times recently raved about Drake's ability to incorporate pattern-based drumming into free jazz.
Harold Drake
Prof. Dr.
Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth - BIT?K
Henry Drake
Born 1803 Teignmouth, Devon,UK
Henry A. Drake
born in Erie Co, PA, Dec. 13, 1841
Henry B .Drake
was born May 16, 1820, a soil of Freeman DRAKE of Wilkes-Barre, Pa. Thankyou: "Landmarks of Tompkins County, New York"
Herbert Drake, Jr.
Herb Drake began his career in electronic engineering, developing both hardware and software for various companies in the San Francisco Bay Area
Irad C. Drake
born in Cranesville, Erie Co, PA, Nov. 27, 1849
Isaac Drake
b. Taunton, 31st May, 1753.
Izaiah Drake
born in England in 1804.
James A. Drake
Ph.D., 1985, Purdue University DEAD URL
Jamie Drake
Jamie Drake's Homepage, Class of '98
J. C. M. Drake, M. D.
born in Panama, Chautauqua Co., N. Y., and reared in Westfield, same county.
Thankyou: genconnect
J L Drake - Maj
born in Holmes County, Ohio, November 1, 1817
Thankyou: LaGrange County Biography Ref. Page
James Madison Drake
born in Somerset county, N.J.,March 25, 1837
James S Drake
born in Holmes County, Ohio, February 18, 1852.
Thankyou: LaGrange County Biography Ref. Page
Jeff Drake
Jeff Drake served in the Army from July 1969 - March 1972.
Jefferson Jordon Drake
- December 22, 1812 ? April 02, 1902
Jim Drake
Chemical Engineering Graduate Student, UCLA CACHED WITHOUT PERMISSION
Jimmy Drake ( Singing )
Great biography on Jimmy -- born in 1912, apparently in New York; real name Jimmy Drake; formerly a truck driver; lived in Oakland; died in 1968. "He Was No Nervous Norvus" by Phil Milstein
Joel S Drake
born in Meade County, Ky., January 24, 1831 Thankyou: History of Clay County
John Drake
John Drake - rev
born about 1655, Portsmouth, N.H
John Drake
baptized September 29, 1709, in Farway;
John Dickerson Drake
born 1852, Indiana, Minnesota
Joseph Drake
born 1630 at Buckland Abbey, Devon, England
Joseph A Drake
born in Wood County, Ohio, September 4, 1845
Thankyou: LaGrange County Biography Ref. Page
Joseph Rodman Drake
born in New York city, Aug. 7, 1795.
http://geocities.com/~spanoudi/poems/drake02.html Poem1
Poem 2
Laura Drake - DR
List of publications and lectures CACHED WITHOUT PERMISSION
Levant J. Drake
born in Allegany Co, NY, March 23, 1823
Levi Nelson Drake
born in Pond Eddy, NY 8 15, 1832, MN
Lot Drake
Born 20 April 1761 in Easton, Massachusetts.
Lot Drake
Born in Easton, MA, 6 June 1788.
Lucy R. Drake
of Boston Highlands
Marie Drake
author of the words to Alaska's Flag, the state song, was born Feburary 11, 1888. In 1907 she married James Drake in Van Wert, Ohio, where she was engaged in social work with the Y.W.C.A
N Eugene Drake
was born in the town of Newfield, September 10, 1854, a son of William H., also a native of this county. Thankyou: "Landmarks of Tompkins County, New York"
Otis (Ephraim) Drake
born March 8, 1768, in Greenwich;
Peter Drake
born in England June 16, 1739.
Philo Drake
was born in Athens, May 1, 1842;
R Jack Drake
b. 1921 in Michigan, moved to New Mexico abt 1949 and founded Navajo Missions
Ralph F. Drake
born Freeborn county, MN, July 30, 1856
Dr. Drake was inducted into the College of Engineering Hall of Distinction in 1995. CACHED
S. S. Drake (DR)
physician, Broadway, was born in Logan County, Ohio, November 5: 1837, and is a son of Abram and Elizabeth (Cook) Drake.
Samuel Adam Drake
born in Boston, Mass., Dec. 20, 1833
Samuel Gardner Drake
born in Pittsfield, N.H., Oct.11, 1798;
Stephen (Steve) Drake - Dr
Squire (or Esquire) (Otis) Drake
born July 16, 1800, in Mass.;
Susan M. Drake - Dr
Faculty of Education, Brock University, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
Susan M Drake
1st marriage to BANTA, 2nd to ANTHONY.
Thankyou: ROOTSWEB
Titus (Ephraim) Drake
born 1771;
Thomas Drake
born in Barren County, Ky., November 18, 1815. Thankyou rootsweb.
Thomas (Tom) Edwin Drake
Representative Drake lives in Vinemont and represents the 11th district in the Alabama House of Representatives. He served in the legislature from 1962-1978 and 1982 to the present. DEAD URL
Thomas G Drake
physician, Prairieton, was born in Sullivan county in 1836.
Thankyou: http://members.tripod.com/~debmurray/vigo/bio3.htm Prairieton Biographies
Thomas R. Drake
Senior Research Assistant - Animal Diagnostic Laboratory
Trevor Drake
was born in in Sarnia, Ontario. His father Keith presently works for Ontario Power Generation as an Electrical Technician.
William Drake
a native and lifelong resident of Lansing, and a prominent and highly successful farmer, was born April 2, 1823, the son of Freeman DRAKE, of Pennsylvania, who was a carpenter and farmer, and came to this town about 1800. Thankyou: " Landmarks of Tompkins County, New York"
William Drake
(3d son of Thomas)
b. Weymouth, 30th May, 1661.
William Drake
b. 2d July, 1695, in Weymouth.
W H Drake - (Mr and Mrs)
born in Ohio on the 6th of April, 1847, and is a son of John M. and Elizabeth (Thompson) Drake.
William Drake - Dr
Dr. William Drake directs the Project on the Information Revolution and World Politics at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
cached without permission
William J Drake - Dr
William J. Drake is Associate Director of the Communication, Culture and Technology Program at Georgetown University in Washington D.C CACHED
W M.Drake, M.D
born 22 Jun 1853 in Morgan County OH.
Thankyou: Jackson County Biographies
W P.Drake
born May 28, 1829, New Jersey.
Thankyou: Miami County Biography Ref. Page
William S. Drake, Sr
born Orange county, NY, 7 27 1813, MN
Francis Drake Parrish (1796-1886)
lawyer and Underground Railroad operator, Sandusky, Erie County, Ohio