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[1] Eugene Éleuthère du Pont (born August 27, 1882)

Son of Dr Alexis Irenee Du Pont

Nephew of Eugene Du Pont Sr.
[2] His uncle Eugène du Pont (November 16, 1840 – January 28, 1902) was an American businessman who served as the first head of the modern-day DuPont corporation.
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eugene_du…
[3] Eugene Éleuthère du Pont was a director of Phillips Petroleum Co. from 1918 (or 1919) to 1955 .

Here is a clip from an August 18 edition of Oil, Point, and Drug Reporter.
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[1] The great grandfather of #RobertMueller was William Haynes Truesdale.
He was the president of the #Lackawanna Railroad back in 1917.

He was previously president of the Minneapolis and St. Paul railway by age 36.

LINK to 1917 news article : timesmachine.nytimes.com/timesmachine/1…
[2] The Truesdale and Townsend residences of Greenwich Connecticut. When your great grandparents have an estate in Greenwich that actually has its own name... that mans MONEY.
[3] Hard to tell which house it would have been on Trulia
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In 1995, Jeff Bezos’ parents took a $250,000 gamble on his fledgling startup

One IPO and 3 splits later, his parents’ stake could be worth almost $30 billion today. That would make them wealthier than Microsoft Corp. co-founder Paul Allen

bloomberg.com/news/articles/… via @technology
[2] I am NOT saying #Bezos committed insider trading

But I AM saying that grandfather LP #Gise was a director at the AEC (Atomic Energy Commission) and key person to approve and fund ARPA , from which #ARPAnet evolved , and now #Amazon is the largest cloud provider on Earth
[3] Dont believe me? Search this for "Gise" (or LP Gise).
apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fullte…
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