From Naples Record 26 April 1873
A list of the Academy students is herewith appended that we may know who they are:
Carrie Buckley; Cora Deyo; Addie Deyo; Ida Doughty; Carrie Eldridge,
Anna Gelston, Theresa Hoecker; Mary Housel; Mary Hamlin; Emma Johnson;
Carrie Lyon; Cora Lincoln; Hattie Morehouse; Ella Porser; Laura Sprague,
Ida Trembly; Kittie Vermilye; Jennie VanMiddlesworth, Cinda Watkins;
Clara Whiting; Fannie Watrous, Mary Wells. Morgan Beach; Willie Dutcher;
Elmer Coye; Arthur Gelston; Albert Hatch; Fred M. Lyon; Henry Lee; Orlo
Moor; Dennis Maxfield; Levi Robinson; Willet Racker; A. B. Wader.
From Naples Record 13 December 1873
The roll of honor for District No. 9, for the two weeks ending Nov. 28, 1873: Cora
Coons, Annie Chesebro, Cora Demond, Carrie Gelston, Mary Luther, Kate
LeValley, Clara LeValley Allie Tobey, Nettie Stowe, Allie Pierce,
Charlie Fox, Eddie Miner, Louie Wisewell, George Watrous, George
Stoddard, Ernie Wisewell, Ward Beach, Fred Tobey, Charlie Galpin, Will
Tobey, Charlie Sabin.
From Naples Record 10 January 1874
School report of Dist. No. 15, for the first four weeks of school.
Names given in the order which the scholars stand in their studies:
Murry Watkins, Fred Cleveland, Mattie Cummings, Frank Cleveland,
Jennie Cleveland, Mary Cummings, Mary Lincoln, Willie Seamans, Jennie
Eichberger, Luther Porter, Frank Reese.
From Ontario County Times 13 May 1874
The following are names of pupils who stand highest in the spring
examinations of the school in District No. 11, Canandaigua:
Division A, 1st grade: Hart C. Davis, Thomas Allen and
2d grade: Isidore Braman, Augusta Faber and Hattie Stokes.
3d grade: Louise Brown, Mary Robinson and William Carson.
Division B, 1st grade: Etta Wood, Chas. Cunningham and William
2d grade: John Babcock, Edith Gooding and Lizzie Fox.
Division C, 1st grade: Freddie Hale, Andrew Peer and John
2d grade: Robert Carson, Lottie Phinney and Clara Johnson.
Division D, 1st grade: George Beebe, Cora Richmond and Benjamin
From Ontario County Times 6 January 1875
The following is a list of pupils who had the highest standing in
the December examination in the public school of district No. 11,
Division A, 1st grade - Carrie Tozer, Augusta Faber and Hattie
2d grade - Louise Brown, Maggie O'Brien and Mary
3d grade - Etta Wood, William Melville, Chas. Cunningham and
Division B, 1st grade - Edith Gooding, John Babcock and Abel
John Raines, Ella Jones, Fred Hale and Jacob Neu
Division C, 1st grade - Katie Wood, Clara Johnson, and Robert
Robert Beebe, John Daly and Clay Wood
Division D, 1st grade - Lewis Beebe, Henry Parmele, Minnie Parsons and
Division E, 1st grade - Willie Rogers, James Melville and Emma
From Ontario Repository and Messenger 20 January 1875
The following is a list of the pupils perfect in recitation and
deportment in the West Bloomfield Public School, Dist. No. 6, for the
two weeks preceding January 15:
First Grade - Wm. Babb, Wm. Brooks, Carrie Brown, Charles
Case, Mary Case, Walter Coleman, Lewis Gates, Ella Griffitts, Bennie
Hopkins, Cora C. Hopkins, Katie Hall, Lillie Hendee, Mabel Hendee, Mary
McNamara, Lyra Peck, Howard Peck, Chas. Pratt, Ella Riordan, Sarah
Rigney, Martin Rigney, Keeran Rigney, Annie Ryan, Hollis Smith, Simeon
Southgate, Emma Southgate, Maggie Sullivan, Will Tock, Jennie Whiting,
William Welch, Lewis Willson.
Second Grade: Nellie Cotterel, John Courneen, Nellie
Dolan, Hattie Gates, Alice Griffitts, Mary J. Harvey, Annie Long,
Maggie McNamara, Sarah Riordan, James Riordan, Eddie Sullivan, Lizzie
Sweeney, Patsey Welch, John Welch, Wm. Willison, Ida Willison.
From Ontario County Times 14 April 1875
The following is a list of pupils who had the highest standing in
the spring examination in the public school of district No. 11,
Division A, 1st grade - Jennie Hoyt, Augusta Faber and Hattie
2d grade - L. Louise Brown, William Carson and Mary
3d grade - Etta Wood, Charles Cunningham and Kate
Division B, 1st grade - John Babcock, George Holcomb, Walter
Herron and Carlos French
John Raines, Clara Pattison and James Bennett
Division C, 1st grade - Kate Wood, Clara Johnson, and Robert
Barton Brace, Maria Coughlen and Cora Richmond
Division D, 1st grade - Lewis A. Beebe, Henry Parmele, and
Division E, 1st grade - William Rogers, James Melville and
From Naples Record 12 June 1875
Report of School Dist., No. 10, South Bristol. Names registered; average attendance 21:
Roll of Honor - Mary Grover, Eva Davis, Carrie Leet,
Jennie Rose, Annie Proper, Louisa Daniels, Effie Daniels, Jennie Putney,
Mary Proper, Cora Whitmore, Carrie Whitmore, Emily Proper, Rosa Putney, Harvey Woodard, Charlie Woodard, Eddie Grover.
Primer and First Reader Classes - Lulu Grover, Martha Proper, Mary Leet, Celia Whitmore, Carrie Proper, Eddie Woodard, John Hayes, Guy Hayes, Fred Semans Henry Proper, Millie Daniels.
From Ontario County Times 7 July 1875
DISTRICT NO. 11 EXAMINATION - The following is a list of pupils who
had the highest standing in the June examination:
Division A, 1st Grade - Carrie Tozer, Hattie Stokes and
Mary Stetson passed regents examination.
2nd Grade - Louise Brown, Maggie O'Brien, Mary Robinson, Wm.
Carson and Jennie Smith.
3d Grade - Charles Cunningham, Kate Coughlen, Etta Wood and
Division B, 1st Grade - John Babcock, Belle Andrews,
George Holcomb, Albert King, Lizzie Mooney and Carlos French.
2nd Grade -John Raines, Clara Pattison, Ella Jones, Eddie
Gibson and Fred. Pierce.
Division C, 1st Grade - Robert Carson, Frank Bates, Kate
Wood, Wm. Coughlen and Clara Johnson.
2nd Grade - George Beebe, Jesse Nelson, Maria Coughlen,
Benj. Gilbert and Barton Brace.
Division D, 1st grade - Henry Parmele, Minnie Parsons, Lewis
Beebe, Chas. King and Frederick Babcock.
2nd Grade - Clara Oatman, John Gilbert, Wm. Maxwell and
Division E, 1st Grade - Fannie Gilbert, James Holcomb and
From Geneva Gazette 3 September 1875
There has been quite an egress of our young people from Phelps this
week -- two daughters of Lewis Peck, Esq. and Miss Carrie
F. Barstow have returned to the Brockport Normal. Elon
Carpenter and sister and a son of W. H. Snyder, Esq. have
gone to Cook Academy.
From Ontario Repository and Messenger 8 March 1876
The following pupils had the highest standing the recent
examination in Public School No. 11, Canandaigua:
Division A.: Louise Brown, Ada Holmes, Jennie Hoyt and
Division B, 3d Grade: Charles Cunningham, Nellie
Judevine, Joseph McCarthy.
4th Grade: Edith Gooding, Albert King, John
Babcock, Nellie Carson, Belle Andrews, Lizzie Mooney.
Division C, 5th Grade: Jno. Raines, Ella Jones,
6th Grade: Robert Carson, Wm. Coughlin, Frank Howe.
Division D, 7th Grade: George Beebe, Carrie Nott, Jessie
Nelson, Stanley North.
8th Grade: Fred Babcock, Martha VanDevyver, Henry
Parmele, Minnie Parsons, Charles King.
Coy Street School, Division A, 5th Grade: Jennie
Judevine, Charles Eighmy, Samuel Erlich.
Sixth Grade: Minnie Schlick, Eddie Tracy, Wm. Hoff,
Division B, Seventh Grade: Lizzie Burns, Kittie Moran,
Frank Derry, Sam'l Whiting, Willie Cowles.
8th Grade: Lewis Wynants, Gussie Smith, John Williams, Ella
Atwater School, 9th Grade: John McNeilly, May Hayton,
10th Grade: Mary Paterson, Ella Crane, James Bates,
11th Grade: Fannie Gilbert, Wm. Gillett, Clara
Saltonstall St. School, 9th Grade: Frank
Belknap, Ella Randall, Fred Benham.
10th Grade: Sarah Wright, Sarah Mosher, Annie
11th Grade: Jennie Rouse, Ray Levi.
From Ontario Repository and Messenger 31 May 1876
District No. 11 - The following is a list of pupils who had the
highest standing in the spring examination:
GREIG STREET - Third grade: Fannie Orr, Emma Latta, Eddie DeGraff,
William Melville, Hattie Pattison.
Fourth grade - Edith Gooding, John Babcock, Geo. Aberlee, Fannie
Latz, Thomas O'Brien.
Fifth grade: Jno. Raines, Ella Jones, Millie Aberlee.
Sixth grade: Geo. Beebe, Carrie Nott, Eddie Frary.
Seventh Grade: Maria Couglin, Jesse Nelson, Lewis Beebe.
Eighth grade: Maria VanDevyer, Lottie Cheney, Eugene Denton.
ATWATER - Ninth grade: Jno. McNeilly, May Hayton, Eddie Kimber.
Tenth grade: Ella Crane, Bessie Carson, Matthew Tuohey,
Eleventh grade: Wm. Gillett, Clara Hutchens, John Brophy.
COY STREET - Fifth grade: Lizzie Arnold, Jennie
Jeudevine, Hattie Newman.
Sixth grade: Eddie Tracy, Thomas Schellenger, Ida Swartz.
Seventh grade: Kittie Moran, Lizzie Burns, Willie Wynants,
Eighth grade: Augustus Smith, Lewis Wynants, Jno. Williams.
SALTONSTALL - Ninth grade: Fred Benham, Ella Randall, Frank
Tenth grade: Sarah Wright, Annie O'Grady, Nellie
Eleventh grade: Fred Brown, Cha's Lynch, Jennie Rouse.
From Ontario County Journal 14 July 1876
District No. 11 - The following is a list of pupils who had the
highest standing in the June examination of Public School No. 11:
Division A - Louise Brown, Augusta Faber, Louis Levy
Div. B - 3d Grade - Wm. Melville, Fannie Orr, Charles Hill
Div. B - 4th Grade - Bell Andrews, Lizzie Mooney, George
Holcomb, Nellie Carson
Div. C - 5th Grade - George Ball, John Raines, James Sheldon
Div. C - 6th Grade - George Beebe, Anna Boswell
Coy St. School - 5th Grade - Lizzie Arnold, Jennie Jeudevine
Coy St. School - 6th Grade - Eddie Tracy, Jasper Randal
Coy St. School - 7th Grade - Lizzie Burns, Nellie Eighmey, Edson
Coy St. School - 8th Grade - Angus Smith, Wm. Hudson, John Williams
Coy St. School - 11th Grade - Lulu Carman, Emma Thaler
Coy St. School - 12th Grade - Mary Young, Frank Ineson, William
Coy St. School - 13th Grade - Essie Cullen
Greig St. - 7th Grade - Maria Coughlen, Jesse Nelson, Barton Brace
Greig St. - 8th Grade - Eugene Denton, Edith Raines, Lottie Cheney
Atwater - 9th Grade - John McNeilly, May Hayton, Clara Oatman
Atwater - 10th Grade - Mary Paterson, Ella Crane, James Bates,
Bessie Carson, Frank Smith, Willie Rogers
Atwater - 13th Grade - Gird. Harris, Nellie Smith
Saltonstall St. - 9th Grade - Frank Belknap, Fred Benham, George
Saltonstall St. - 10th Grade - Sarah Wright, Geo. Merritt, Nellie
Saltonstall St. - 11th Grade - Fred Brown, Charles Lynch, Frank
Saltonstall St. - 12th Grade - Wm. Tuohey
Saltonstall St. - 13th Grade - Ida Dentruff
From Ontario County Times 7 February 1877
The following pupils had the highest standing in the recent
examination in District No. 11:
1st grade - Maggie O'Brien, William Wyvill, Fanny Rogers
2nd grade - William Hutchens, Emma Latta, Edith Gooding
3rd grade - Albert King, Spencer Mallory, Nellie Carson
4th grade - Patrick Dwyer, Lizzie Arnold, Lillie Johnson
Ungraded room, A class - Ada Townsend, William Twist, John Brady
B class - Walter Carrington, John O'Brien, Patrick Powers
5th grade - George Beebe, Thomas Schellenger, Eddie Tracy,
6th grade - Jennie Pratt, Maria Coughlin, Lizzie Burns
7th grade - Edith Tutt, Augustus Smith, William Jobson
8th grade - John McNeilly, Alice Tuttle, William Rogers
10th grade - Frank Hopkins, Hattie Geer, Rachel Lery, Lulu Carman
11th grade - Dennis Eiseline, Jane Weatherwax, William Martin
12th grade - Hattie Young, Arthur Brace, Rose Senglaub
13th grade - Harvey Fitch, Ida Willson, Richard McNeilly
14th grade - Allie Robinson, Carrie Parsons, Aggie Schlick
15th grade, Saltonstall school - William Andrews, Charles Fish,
Gertrude Todd, William Todd
15th grade, Greig school - John Leahy, John Reynolds, Bessie
From Geneva Gazette 18 May 1877
Geneva Union & Classical School - Report of standing of scholars in room E, Junior Department, for five weeks, (half-term), ending May 11th, 1877:
PERFECT IN ATTENDANCE AND DEPORTMENT
Minnie Alcock, Clara Allen, Bertha Barth,
Jennie Campoon, Adie Dox, Lyda and Lizzie King, Winnie Parker, Carrie
Smith, Annie Smith, Minnie Sigler, Mary Wheeler, Harry Loomis, Alfred
Norman, Harry Parker, Willie Sanders Willie Tuttle.
PERFECT 10, OR PERFECT IN RECITATION FOR SAME LENGTH OF TIME
Minnie Sigler, Winnie Parker, Harry Loomis, Hattie McLaughlin, Nellie
Shook, Mary Wheeler, Adie Dox, Annie Smith, Willie Lewis, Freddie Nares,
Aggie Gaylord, Hattie Glanville.
PUPILS 9, OR GOOD, FOR SAME LENGTH OF TIME
Kloffer, Gussie Simpson, Jessie McCombs, Fred Crawford, Libbie Stanard,
Mary Fulton, Frank Fairfax, DeLancey Rankine, George Sherwood, Myra
Glanville, Florence Rush, Hattie Gardner, Willie Tuttle, Willie Sanders,
Alfred Norman, Howard Reynolds, Harry Parker.
From Ontario County Journal 25 May 1877
School Examination - The following is a list of pupils who stood
highest in the recent examinations in School No. eleven in this village:
Third grade: Albert King, Nellie Carson, Annie
Moss, Joel Hawley and Fanny Ball
Fourth grade: Jennie Judevine, Patrick Dwyer, Lillie Johnson and
Fifth Grade: Geo. W. Beebe, Fred. Hale, Frank Howe, Jennie
Pratt and Lotta Codding
Sixth Grade: Edith Tutt, Lizzie Burns, Minnie Parsons, Mittie
Peer and Jessie Nelson
Seventh Grade: May Hayton, Miriam Ehrlich and William
Eighth Grade: John McNielly, Elbridge Adams, Frank Smith and
Ninth Grade: Lula Carman, Nellie Cooley, Leonard Parkhurst,
Frank Hopkins and Florence Mitchel
Tenth Grade: Mary Young, William Martin and John Bates
Eleventh Grade: Rosa Senglaub, Hattie Young, John Heinebuch and
Twelfth Grade: Richard McNeilley and Ida Willson
Thirteenth Grade: Frank Decker, Carrie Parsons, Hannah
Richmond, Fred. Mattison and Kate Sweeney
Fourteenth Grade: Bessie Carman, William McNeilly, Isaac Hall,
Minnie Wyburn, Minnie Strong, and Isaac Weisenbeck
Fifteenth Grade: Mabel Coe, Charles Raines and Belle
From Ontario County Times 20 June 1877
Shortsville, N. Y. - Miss A. Belle Bronk of this village is a
member of the graduating class of '77 at the State Normal School at
Brockport. The commencement exercises are to take place at 10 o'clock,
June 26th. She graduates in the classical course. The good wishes of
all attend her, and we hope she may graduate with conspicuous honors
and that her future life will be useful and happy.
From Ontario County Times 4 July 1877
Victor, N. Y. - Fred Palmer is in town again after completing his
first year in Rochester University.
From Phelps Citizen 5 April 1878
Clifton Springs School - The following is a list of the pupils who passed the examinations at the Clifton Springs public school, March 21, 1878:
Principal's Room: John Remer; Charles Styles; George Knickerbocker,
Wm. Natry; Pearley Crawford; Mary Dent; Maggie Lindner; Steven O'Brien;
Hattie Raymond; Thomas Joyce; Frank Bradt; Carl Warfield; John O'Neil;
Dannie Lowry; Wm. N. Edson, Chas. Sutherland; Tyler Redfield; Katie
Wells; Walter Martin; Jennie Messinger.
Junior Department; Edna Aldrich; Lottie Garrison; Florence
Church; Anna Gilbert; Ray Caldwell, Anna Haubner; Eddie Mattison, Harry
Dinton; Judd Redfield; Homer Boardman; Channie Redfield.
Intermediate Department: Fannie Gilbert; Lana Dewey; John Sullivan;
John Gilbert; Willie McMahon; Bertie Pierson; Kate Lisk; Mamie Archer;
Elijah Wright; Julia Fleming; Hattie Dent, Freddie Kless; Felix O'Neill;
John Cowley; Willie Morphy Harry Lewellyn.
From Ontario County Journal 12 April 1878
School District No. 11 - Examination Report - Wm. Wyvill, Fanny Orr,
Maggie O'Brien, Nellie Brace, Edith Gooding, Wm. Hutchens and Mary
had passed the Regents' examination and have their
certificates. Jno. R. Babcock, Jennie Devoe, Kittie Burns,
Emma Latta, Anna Pratt and Chas. Hill, passed in the last
The following is a list of pupils who had the highest standing in the
Second Grade - Ella Stoddard, Nellie Carson,
Third Grade: Tillie Johnson, Spencer Mallory, Jno. Raines
Fourth Grade: George Beebe, Myrta Green, Lottie Codding
Fifth Grade: Martha Vandevyver, Carrie
Redfield, Minnie Parsons, Levi Redfield, Edith Tutt
Sixth Grade: James Lawrence, Aug. Smith, May Hayton,
Seventh Grade: Ella Crane, Clara Hutchens, Sarah
Quayle, Inez Lee, John McNeilly, Mary Persons, Frank Smith
Eighth Grade: Daniel Eiseline, Jennie Supplee, Edith
Hayton, Eddie Aldrich
Ninth Grade: Alice Paddock, Aleck Robinson, Wm.
Tuohey, Rosa Senglaub, Arthur Brace
Tenth Grade: Jay Oatman, Frank Cheney,
Eleventh Grade: James Lee, Bertie Sackett, Kate
Sweeney, Charles Fish
Twelfth Grade: Wm. McNeilly, Bessie Carman, Kittie
Paraish, Kate Mutschler
Thirteenth Grade: Lina Hudson, Belle Freer, Fred
Fourteenth Grade: Frank O'Laughlin, James Shay,
From Ontario County Journal 28 June 1878
District No. 11 - The following pupils of District School, No. 11,
have Regent's certificates, viz: Fanny Orr, Edith Gooding,
Jennie Devoe, Kate Burns and Anna Pratt. The
following pupils had the highest standing in the recent examinations:
First Grade: Nettie Wood, Lilly Holmes
Second Grade: Nellie Carson, Mary Thompson, Ella
Third Grade: Patrick Dwyer, Tillie Johnson, Jennie
Fourth Grade: Lottie Codding, George Beebe, Hattie
Fifth Grade: Milton Smith, Maggie Shaw,
Martha Vandevyver, Minnie Parsons, Edson Case, Noani Brocklebank
Sixth Grade: Sara Quayle, Cora Middlebrook, Sarah
Twist, Constance Miller, George Williams
Seventh Grade: Ella Crane, Fred. Benham, Frank Smith,
Nellie Cooley, Frank Belknap, Mary Davis, Marcus Gregory
Eighth Grade: Daniel Eiselein, Frank Hopkins, William
Martin, Edith Hayton, John Bates, Mary Dwyer
Ninth Grade: Alice Paddock, Josie Milliken, Carrie
French, William Twohey, Eddie Ellis
Tenth Grade: Hattie Sheldon, Cora Gouthner, Mary Booth
Eleventh Grade: Flora Brocklebank, Bertie Sackett,
Florence Rowland, Carrie Parsons, Hannah Richmond, Charles Darling
Twelfth Grade: Mary Voak, Jennie Senglaub, Isaac
Hall, Fred. Williams, William Andrews
Thirteenth Grade: Grace McElroy, Bessie
Young, Bartha Miller, James Shay, May Babcock, Hattie Burns, Bertie
Fourteenth Grade: Katie Quinn, Kittie Raines
From Ontario County Times 16 April 1879
Public School No. 11 - The following pupils had the highest
standing in the recent examination:
First Grade - Fanny Orr, Emma Latta, Chas. Hill,
John Babcock, Jennie Judevine, Agnes Hill, Lillie Johnson, Anna Bates,
Second Grade - Julia Caplise, Geo. Beebe, Belle Andrews
Third Grade - Maggie Shaw, Geo. Wood, Milton Smith, Mittie
Fourth Grade - Edith Tutt, Martha Vandeoyver, Nellie Eighmey,
Frank Hall, Maria Coughlin
Fifth Grade - Inez Lee, Lewis Beebe, Frank Smith, Sara
Quayle, Cora Middlebrook
Sixth Grade - Ella Crane, John McNeilly, Mary
Gillette, Mary Quin, Clara Hutchens, Walter Warner, William Rogers,
Seventh Grade - Alice Paddock, Jennie Supplee, Hattie
Spencer, Josie Milliken, Emma Thaler, Frank Ineson
Eighth Grade - Minnie Voak, John Holmes, Jno.
Heinbuck, Sara Blair, Nellie Quin
Ninth Grade - Hattie Young, Kittie Cunningham, Carrie
Bush, Carrie Parsons, Florence Rowland, William Conklin
Tenth Grade - Mary Voak, Carrie Young, Georgia
Eleventh Grade - Lillie Pillinger, Rudolph Genther,
Kate Sweeney, Fred Williams, Jane Van Norman
Greig School, Twelfth grade - Grace McElroy, Mattie
Tiffany, Ethie Green, Bertie Clark
Thirteenth Grade - Vernie Bowers, Mary O'Laughlin,
Fourteenth Grade - Delia Cox, Daisy Babcock, Roy Milliken
Saltonstall School, Twelfth grade - Lina Hudson, Ada
Ellis, Bessie Newman, Bertie Fitch, Belle Freer
Thirteenth Grade - Gertrude Adams, Lizzie Smith, John
From Phelps Citizen 15 May 1879
The following pupils of the Phelps U. and C. school have received
certificates from the board of regents as the result of the examination
in February: Carson Ballard, John Fitzgerald, Charles E. Gervis,
George G. Gates, S. Eugene Helmer, Arthur L. Helmer, Frank S. Odell,
Mary F. De Voll, Mary J. Grady, Mollie Needham, Mary E. Peck.
Also two pupils of the Clifton school who participated in the examination: Wm. N. Edson, Eugene F. Hoyt.
From Ontario County Journal 6 February 1880
The following are the names of the pupils who stood highest in
their respective grades at the examinations recently held in the
schools of District 11:
First Grade: Belle Andrews, George Beebe,
Maggie Shaw, Martin Nelson, Hattie Jeudevine
Second Grade: George Wood, Minnie Parsons, Edith
Burns, Milton Smith
Third Grade: Inez Lee, Martha Vandevyver, Edith Tutt,
Cora Richmond, Maria Coughlin, Lottie Deyo
Fourth Grade: Mary Gillette, Ella Crane, Lewis Beebe,
Frank Smith, Augustus Smith, Mary Hayton, Charles Mathers
Fifth Grade: Mary Paterson, Clara Hutchens, Edward
Twist, Fannie Rockford, Lulu Carman, Angela Burns, Nellie Root, John
Sixth Grade: Alice Paddock, Anna Fitch, Minnie
Hayes, Edson Ellis, Mary Maggs, Julia McOmber, Daniel Eiselein, John
Bates, William Tuohey
Seventh Grade: Jennie Benham, John Heinebach, Kittie
Cunningham, Rosa Senglaub, Nellie Quinn, Albert Holmes
Eighth Grade: Mary Voak, James Lee, Alex.
Robinson, Julia Gunn, Norman Blair, Essie Cullen, Gird Harris
Ninth Grade: Grace Raines, Isaac Weisenbeck, George
Vining, Nellie Cowles, Cora Conkling
Tenth Grade: George Thomas, Rudolph Genthner, Nettie
Doolittle, Ida Ellis, Nellie McCarthy, Mattie Tiffany
Eleventh Grade: Lucinda Bennett, Bertie Clark, Katie
Quinn, Frank O'Laughlin, Fred. Besemer, Emma Smith, Minnie Wilson
Twelfth Grade: Verdie Bowers, Birdie McClure, Sarah
Jansen, Mary O'Laughlin, Bessie Newman, Carrie Bennett
Greig Street School: Delia Cox, Roy Milliken,
Mary King, Hattie Pierson, Addie Todd, John Fitch, Robert Carman, Frank
Day, William Aberle
Saltonstall Street School: Frank Hoff, John McMahon,
John Shean, Ralph Boswell, Maggie O'Connell, Kate Carney,
Alice Green, Charles Wyville, Josie Leiser, Eunice Watson
From Neapolitan Record 11 March 1880
Bristol Center - Miss Emma Hunn, Miss Anna Johnson, Miss Flora Harris, and Miss Jennie Crandall, all leave for Lima this week to attend school.
Rushville - The following are the names of those who passed the
Regents' Examination in the branches named, held at Rushville Union
School, Feb. 26th and 27th, 1880: Anna E. Case, Christie Briggs,
Maggie Vananden, Kittie Boardman, Wilbur Boardman, Charles M. Thompson,
Nellie Bennett, Nellie Hule, Dudley Washburn, Stella Fisher, Hattie
Carson, Charles Lightfoot, James Mackey, Rhoda Abbott, Emma F. Bassett,
Hattie Thayer, Dolly Hill, Harry Cheesebro, Wm. S. Thompson, Belle
Harkness, Mary Boots, Cyrus
A. Robinson, John Harkness, John Legg, Lizzie Smith, Mamie Blauvelt,
Jennie Thomas, Willie Carson, Nellie Pearce, Frank Blodgett, Gertie F.
Jones, F. A. Dean, Emma F. Bassett, Herbert Hule,
From Ontario County Journal 12 March 1880
School District No. 3 - List of pupils who attained the highest
rank, in examination of their respective grades, during the
term ending Feb. 27th, in District No. 3, Canandaigua, N. Y.:
1st Grade - Ella Smith, Anna Phillips, Sarah
Jopson, George Thompson
2d Grade - Isabel Lennon, Cornelia Vanderbrooker, George
Hickox, Elmer Smith
3d Grade - Annie Hickox, Mittie Smith, Geo. Phillips
From Ontario County Times 24 March 1880
School District No. 3, Farmington - An examination was recently
held in this district, as suggested by Commissioner Geo. V. Chapin.
There were fifteen pupils present during the examination with averages
as follows: Maggie Johnson, 98; John Brady, 97; Sarah
95; Julia Shean, 95; Arthur Brady, 95; Anna
Parshall, 93; Mary Ryan, 96; Katy Ryan, 91; Fannie
91; Sarah Welch, 91; Louie Osborn, 97;
Nellie Ryan, 95; Harry Berry, 95; Jeffy DeBow, 92;
Eddie Welch, 85.
From Ontario County Times 5 January 1881
On the 4th of last October, Mr. N. R. Martin took charge of the
school in District No. 13, on Chapel street in this village. This
school is mostly made up of the children of laboring men and women, and
they will compare favorably with other schools in the town in
intellectual endowments. The week before the holidays a written
examination of some of the older scholars was had in spelling,
geography, grammar, and arithmetic. The names of those who stood
highest in these studies are as follows: Spelling, Bell Cowan,
Peter Cowan, Nellie Adams, Ada Loois, and Orion L. Murrell; geography,
Sylvester Classey, Orion L. Murrell, Sherman Cooper, Peter Cowan and
Bell Cowan; grammar, Lizzie Holcomb, Ada Loois, Bell Cowan,
Nellie B. Scott, and Peter Cowan; arithmetic, Lizzie
Holcomb, Ada Loois, Bell Cowan, Sherman Cooper and Sylvester
From Ontario County Journal 7 January 1881
Public School No. 11, Examination Report - The following pupils of
the first grade have passed in the Regents' Examination: Alfred
Simmons, Grace Raynor, Minnie Parsons, George Wood, Martha Vandevyver,
Edith Tutt, Emma Atwater, Michael Dugan.
The following pupils had the highest standing in the respective grades:
Second Grade - Inez Lee, Ella Crane, Lewis
Beebe, Charles Munson, Nellie Eighmey
Third Grade - Kate Powers, Clara Hutchens, Mary Paterson,
William Case, Fannie Rochford, Allice Paddock, Edison Ellis, Warren
Brundage, Jennie Supplee, Lucy Bennett, George Brown, Mary Quinn
Fourth Grade - Daniel Eiseline, Alice Tuttle, Grace Shay,
Nellie Quinn, Carrie French
Fifth Grade - Frank Decker, Millie Watson, Alex. Robinson,
Lizzie Derry, Grace Raines, Frank Hutches, William Brown, Frederick
Williams, Cora Simmons, Archie Jansen
Sixth Grade - Nettie Doolittle, Florence Lincoln,
Frank O'Laughlin, Mattie Tiffany, Jennie Simmons, Carrie Garratt, Ada
Seventh Grade - Grace McElroy, Lina Hudson, Fred Wegner,
Charles Brockelbank, Ellen Blair
Eighth Grade - Sarah Janson, Lettie McCoy, Thyrza
McClure, Minnie Wilson
Ninth Grade - Delia Cox, Emma Harris, Mary DeWitt, Agnes
Schlick, Carrie Bennett, Kate Carney, Frank Hoff, Eliza McLarey, May
Parmele, Alice Green, Addie Todd
Tenth Grade, Greig School - Harriet Richmond, Ora
Vandenburg, Jay Oatman, Helen Mary, Amy Jansen, Jane Wilson, Joe Smith,
Lois Simmons, Louisa DeWitt
Tenth Grade, Saltonstall School - James Cady, Edith
Simmons, George Wyville, Kate Genther, Zack Boswell, Frank Stelle,
Lillie Brockelbank, Frank Newman
From Ontario County Journal 9 December 1881
EAST BLOOMFIELD UNION SCHOOL - The fall term of the Union School
closed last week with the usual examination. Below is a list of those
pupils who have a general average in scholarship over ninety, and
in deportment over ninety-five:
Scholarship - Sherman Steele, 95; Eunice
93; Grant Steele, 91; Harry Buell, 90.
Deportment - Harry Buell, 100; Archie McGlashan, 100;
John Buell, 100; Mary Andrews, 99; Auroa Tubbs, 99;
Etta Taft, 98; Erie Morts, 98; Minnie Gould, 98;
Anna Bostwick, 98; Ralph Simmons, 97;
Clinton Johnson, 95; Edith Gould, 95; George
Huntley, 95; Jennie Rice, 95.
Scholarship - Herbert Howes, 90.
Scholarship - Belle Stafford, 95; Daisy
94; Minnie Kingsbury, 94; Fred Hamlin, 93; Mattie
93; James Cummings, 92; Charlie
Norton, 91; Carrie Page, 90.
Deportment - Minnie Kingsbury, 100; Nellie
Vandenburg, 100; Daisy Cramer, 99; Ethel Cummings, 98;
Maud Thorpe, 98; Mattie Williams, 98; Susie
Huntley, 97; Flora Howes, 90; Carrie Page, 96; Nellie
96; Elsie Welton, 96;
The following pupils have
been neither absent nor tardy during the term:
Ida Huntley, Frank Appleton, Herbert Howes, Grace Murrell, Cyrus
Page, Libbie Steele, Eddie Shannon, Michael Hilliard, Susie Huntley,
Minnie Kingsbury, Carrie Page, Maud Thorpe.
The following pupils have
been tardy once but not absent:
George Huntley, Jennie Rice, Stella Spitz, Linna Murrell, Nellie
The following pupils have
been absent once but not tardy:
Auroa Tubbs, Ralph Simmons, Daisy Cramer, Addie Peeling, Mattie
Totman, Flora Howes, Charlie Norton, Ida Parker.
From Ontario County Journal 13 January 1882
Examination - Dist. No. 11 - The following pupils either hold
a Regents' certificate or have passed in the November Regents'
Martha Vandevyer, Cora Wood, Addie Hall, Inez Lee, Lewis
Beebe, Ella Crane, Ella Smith
The following pupils had the highest standing in their respective
grades in the recent examination:
Second Grade - Alice Paddock, Fannie Rochford,
Marcus Gregory, William Case, Clara Hutchens
Third Grade - Irving Martin, William Martin, Jennie
Weatherwax, Sarah Blair
Fourth Grade - Lizzie Derry, Frank Decker, Aleck Robinson,
Anna Atwater, Isaac Weisenbeck, Clara Ferguson, Angela Burns
Fifth Grade - Fred Williams, Ada Ellis, Lenna Miles, Frank
O'Laughlin, Hannah Richmond, Grace Raines, Katie Quinn, Carrie Garratt
Sixth Grade - Harriet Davis, Ellen Blair, Eva Mooney,
Seventh Grade - Anna Hudson, Bessie Newman, Charles
Persons, Thyrza McClure, Anna Harris, Ida Wynants, Charles Darling,
Vernon Bowers, Minnie Wilson
Eighth Grade - Delia Cox, Belle Adams, Florence Benham,
Celia Stevenson, Jean Burnett, Edith Spencer, Josie Parkhurst, Ida
Case, James Peer, Daniel Dempsey
Ninth Grade - Jane Sage, George Hamlin, Mary Bates,
Charles Hoyt, John Welch, Lizzie Quinn, Lois Simmons, George Gunn, Jane
Tenth Grade A - Mary Beebe, Clara Davis, Frank Beswell,
Minnie Brown, Thomas Sweeney, John Tuohey, William Connell, Daniel
Tenth Grade B - Charles Eiselein, Frank Beecher, Catharine
McAdams, Ross Carter, Bertha Genthser, Bertha Andruss
From Ontario County Journal 31 March 1882
East Bloomfield Union School - The winter term of the Union School
closed last week with the usual examinations and rhetorical exercises
on Friday afternoon. Below are the names of those pupils who have
a general average in scholarship over 84, and in deportment over 89:
Sherman Steele - 97
Alice Morts - 96
Lewis Gauss - 93
Grant Steele - 92
Johnnie Cummings - 90
Mary Adams - 89
Erie Morts - 88
Eunice Kellogg - 85
Alice Morts - 100
Erie Morts - 100
Etta Taft - 100
Ralph Simmons -100
Aurora Tubbs - 99
Mary Andrews - 99
Lewis Gauss - 98
Mary Adams - 97
Archie McGlashan - 97
Anna Bostwick - 96
George Huntley - 91
Estella Spitz - 91
Sidney Mason - 91
Herbert Howes - 90
Addie Peeling - 88
Theresa Harrigan - 88
Charles Cummings - 86
Belle Hobart - 98
Louisa Harrington - 97
Ella Murray - 90
Belle Stafford - 95
Minnie Kingsbury - 95
Mattie Williams - 95
James Cummings - 94
Fred Hamlin - 92
Frances Bergin - 92
Daisy Cramer - 91
Susie Huntley - 91
Charles Norton - 91
Maud Thorpe - 91
Thomas Harrington - 89
Ida Parker - 87
Michael Canan - 86
John Cotter - 86
Charlie Bridgland - 85
Charlie Lyons - 85
Elsie Welton - 85
Hattie Williams - 100
Minnie Kingsbury - 95
Frances Bergin - 95
Charlie Bridgland - 98
Thomas Harrington - 97
James Cummings - 97
Daisy Cramer - 96
Maude Thorpe - 95
Alice Cotter - 95
Susan Huntley - 92
Florence Howes - 90
John Mountain - 90
The following named pupils have been neither absent nor tardy during
Sherman Steele, Ralph Simmons, George Huntley, Ida Huntley, Stella
Spitz, Rosa Stafford, Eddie Shannon, Sidney Mason, Susie Huntley.
The following named pupils have been absent once but not tardy:
Herbert Howes, Lizzie Howes, Cyrus Murrell, Lilla Page, Henry
Worrallo, Fred Hamlin, Minnie Kingsbury, Mattie Williams.
The following named pupils have been tardy once but not absent:
Charlie Bridgland, Florence Howes, Nellie Vandenberg.
From Ontario County Journal 31 March 1882
West Bloomfield, N. Y. - List of pupils' name who passed an
average scholarship of 80 percent and above in West Bloomfield School
District No. 7, in written monthly examinations (being required to
answer review questions for the month), for the term ending March 17,
Tim Sullivan, Will Clark, Alice Taft, Willie Codding,
Anna Taft, May Elton, Libbie Dixon, Jimmy Clark, Johnny
Hilliard, Lizzie Clark, John Sullivan.
In deportment, those who attained an average of 90 percent and above:
Anna Sullivan, Libbie Dixon, Willie Codding, Tim
Sullivan, May Elton, Lizzie Clark, Julia Sullivan, Alice Harvey, Alice
Taft, Anna Taft, George Mattoon, Eddie Hilliard.
Not absent during the term of four months and a half: May Elton,
Lou, Elton, Anna Sullivan. Not tardy: Willie Codding, Harry
From Ontario County Journal
9 June 1882
Rushville, N. Y. - The end
of the school year brings back among us Arlington Mapes and Charles
from Cornell, Fred Cody and Alice and Gertie
Jones from Havana, Carrie Grace and Myron and Wilbur
From Ontario County Journal 18 August 1882
East Bloomfield, N. Y. - The following pupils in District No. 7
averaged over 90 in their
examinations: 1st grade, Minerva Klinefeller, 97; Lillie
Toomey, 95; Anna Hillard, 95; Johnie Murray, 95.
2d grade: Bessie Shearer, 98; Dennis Leary,
97, Eddie Steen, 96. 3d grade: Bell Steen, 98;
Katie Leary, 97.
From Ontario County Journal 15 September 1882
Rushville, N. Y. - Many young ladies went from this vicinity last
week to attend school. Miss Nera Read to Hillsdale, Mich.; Misses
and Callie Williams to
Brockport Normal School; Lizzie Buzzell, Allie Stearnes, Minnie
Hendee and Lottie Swarts to Geneseo; Alice and Gertie
From Ontario County Journal 12 January 1883
The following pupils either hold a Regents' certificate or are
entitled to one on the result of the recent examination: Clara
Hutchens, Alice Paddock, Marcus Gregory, Lizzie Gaffney, Edson Ellis. The
Second Grade: Irving Martin, Jennie Weatherwax,
Wm. Martin, Leonard Parkhurst.
Third Grade: Anna Atwater, Lizzie Derry, Maude
Davis, Frank Hutchens.
Fourth Grade: Ada Ellis, John Dugan, Fred Williams,
Libbie Pratt, Gird Harris, Frank O'Laughlin.
Fifth Grade: Hattie Davis, Lucinda Bennett, Kittie
Parrish, Asa Priest.
Sixth Grade: Walter Sleght, Ida Wynants, Nellie Warner,
Anna Hudson, Thyrza McClure, Mary DeWitt, Minnie Wilson.
Seventh Grade: Delia Cox, Carrie Crane, Belle Fitch, Ada
Farrington, Alice Green, Carrie Tracy, Edith Warfield, Lizzie
Daly, Carrie Bennett, Lizzie Cady, Jay Oatman.
Eighth Grade: Gertrude Durand, Geo. Hamlin, Jennie
Wilson, Laura Craig, Wm. Lee, Anna Rochford, Effie Cleveland, Lillie
Brockelbank, Geo. Gunn, Josephine Smith, Elizabeth Quinn, Bertha Drury,
Ninth Grade: Elizabeth Drury, Thos. Sweeney, Mary Bullock,
Cora Todd, Frank Newman, Georgietta Boswell, Sarah Francisco, Frank
Sleght, Alice Royce.
Tenth Grade A: Ernest Howe, Fred Spencer, Samuel Evans,
Hattie Craig, Philip O'Keefe.
Tenth Grade B: Albert Purdy, George Beecher, John Mary,
Asher Nichols, Hibbard McFeggan, Mary Melville, Elson Fuller.
From Ontario County Times 23 March 1883
The following pupils in District No. 7, of West Bloomfield,
averaged 90 and over in their
examinations for the term ending March 16th:
Seventh Grade - Will Clark, Willie Codding, Libbie
Fourth Grade - Lizzie Clark, Mary Elton, Alice Taft, Anna Taft,
Harvy Taft, Julia Sullivan
Second Grade - James Clark, Lon
Elton, Johnie Harvey
First Grade - James Harvey
From Ontario County Journal 6 April 1883
West Bloomfield School District No.
8 - The following pupils passed an average scholarship
of 80 per cent and above in monthly examinations for the term
ending March 23d:
Will Hotchkiss, Belle Toomey, Lillie Reed, May Murphy,
Nellie Bush, Will Conklin, Price Conn, Lizzie Murphy, John Murphy, Geo.
Tyler, Ella Murry and Helen Wood.
In deportment: John Murphy, Lizzie Murphy, and Will
Hotchkiss were 100
and the following above 90, but not perfect:
Belle Toomey, Lillie Reed, May Murphy, May Toomey, Willie Toomey, Julia
Bush, Nellie Bush, Fred Conklin, Geo. Tyler, Gilman Wood, Tim Murphy,
Hilie Shepard, Grace Santry, Geo. Hotchkiss and Charlie
Not absent during the term of twenty weeks: Leon Shepard, Belle
Toomey and May Toomey.
Present every day but four: Hilie Shepard, Nellie Bush and Frank
Not tardy during the term: John Murphy.
Tardy but once: Willie Toomey.
Tardy five times or less: Lizzie Murphy, Kittie Murphy, Tim
Murphy, Belle Toomey, May Toomey, Mary Bush, Frank Bush, May Murphy,
Lizzie Santry, Will Hotchkiss and Belle Hotchkiss.
From Ontario County Journal 14 September 1883
Richmond, N. Y. - There has been quite an exodus of young people
from our town during the week past. Will Becker and Miss
Mira Short have gone to the Normal at Geneseo; Fred Reed,
Louis Short, Carl Blackmer and Miss Lizzie Pennel have
gone to the Free Academy at Rochester.
From Ontario County Journal 4 January
Richmond, N. Y. - Our young people, whose exodus last fall made so
great a vacancy in our Union School, and whose presence among us during
the holidays has been the occasion of many happy reunions, have mostly
returned to their chosen fields of study. Fred Reed, Louis Short,
Carl Blackmer and Miss Lizzie Pennell to the High School
and Free Academy in Rochester; Frank Pierpont, Will Becker and
Miss Myra Short to Geneseo Normal; Maxwell Day to
Williams College, Mass.; Miss Minnie Yawger and Miss Clara
Huff to Leroy Seminary; Miss Alice Ashley and Miss
Grace Adams to Fort Plains Seminary; Miss Nellie Wilbur and
Miss Franc Pomeroy to Delaware Seminary at Delaware, Ohio. Frank
John Minnehan, who were attending the Commercial College in
Rochester, are at home sick with measles, and we are informed that some
of the above mentioned students have been exposed to measles and will
remain at home for a few days.
From Ontario County Journal 11 January 1884
Examination Report, Dist. No. 11 - The following pupils either
hold a Regent's certificate or are entitled to one as a result of the
Jennie Weatherwax, Lizzie Derry, Minnie Hayes, Nellie
Quinn, Leonard Parkhurst, Franc Outhouse, Ada Roblin.
The following had the highest standing in their respective grades:
Second Grade - Anna Atwater, Frank Decker, Hattie A.
Third Grade - Ada Ellis, Harriette Davis, Grace Raines, John Dugan,
Fannie Van Norman, Vernon Newton, Georgia Blanchard.
Fourth Grade - Ida Winants, Anna Hudson, Carrie Young, Mary Ryan,
Richard McNeilly, Sarah Mosher, Lucinda Bennett, Asa Priest.
Fifth Grade - Bessie Newman, Mabel Coe, Mary DeWitt, Belle Freer,
Tessie McMahon, Vernon Bowers, Ada Farrington, Bessie Boyce, Agnes
Sixth Grade - Alice Green, Lizzie Daly, Thyrza McClure, Ora
Vandenburgh, Chas. Hoyt, Zettie Price, William Bostwick, Carrie Crane,
Gertrude Adams, Mary Bates.
Seventh Grade - Gertrude Durand, Geo. Hamlin, George Pratt, Zelia
Pressey, Bertha Batchellor, Lillian Brockelbank, Louise Babcock, John
Ellis, George Wyvil, Elizabeth Malin, Julia Ferguson, Nellie Mary,
Eighth Grade - Carlton Berry, Fred Galpin, Cora Todd, Charles
Ahrens, Frank Sleght, Daniel O'Brien, Luman Durand, Ella Dingley,
Robert Paterson, Dwight Hiscox, Alsie Partridge, Ernest Howe.
Ninth Grade - Mary Beebe, Asher Nichols, Hibbard McFeggan, Annie
Ashley, Maggie Griffis, Lizzie Saunders, Harriet Rand, Daniel Shean,
Maud Smith, Ruby Simmons, Thomas Sweeney, Susan Egan.
Tenth Grade (A) - Lulu Warner, Nellie Pandock, Jennie Harris, Grace
Puffer, Harriet Briscoe, Florence Smith, George Gillette, Horace
Harris, Price Crandall, Jennie Aberle, Russell Smith.
Tenth Grade (B) - Bessie Ellis, Bertha Warner, Martin McNeilly,
Fred Freer, Maggie Harris, Fred McMillan.
From Ontario County Times 19 March 1884
East Bloomfield, N. Y. - We are happy to give the standing
of the school of one of East Bloomfield young ladies, Miss Emily
Steel, in No. 7, West Bloomfield, the term closing on March 7: P.
97; May Elton, 94; Anna Taft, 92; Alice
90; Etta Taft, 93; Bell Toomey, 97; May
Toomey, 95; Willie Toomey, 91; Nellie Ramsey, 91.
DISTRICT NO. 6, GORHAM - The following scholars of District
School No. 6, near Reed's Corners, which closed on last Friday, after a
long term of eighteen weeks, are deserving of praise for prompt and
regular attendance and good progress in their studies: Lillie
Douglass, Minnie Harris, Maggie Burns, Winnie Burns, Susie Hogan, Mary
Dewire, Nora Cone, Nora Snyder, Orson Middaugh, Thos. Dewire,
Frank Taylor, James Mooney, Frank Dear, Jas. Keareny.
From Ontario County Journal 9 January 1885
Report of Examination in Public School No. 11 - The following
pupils either hold a Regents' certificate or are entitled to one on the
of the late Regents' examination: Anna Atwater, Alice Burgess, Ella
Wood, Bertha Cooper, Frank Decker, Isaac Weisenbeck, Cora Walker,
Hattie A. Young, Lizzie Fisher, Flora Brockelbank, Frank O'Laughlin,
Lizzie Beeman, Clara Martin. This included all of the first grade.
The following pupils had the highest standing in their respective
Second grade: Harrietta Davis, Ada Ellis, Wm. Andrews,
Third Grade: George Collins, Annie Hudson, Lizzie Batchellor,
Walter Sleght, George Smith, Jennie Palmer, Mary Ryan
Fourth Grade: Emily Harris, Fanny Hart, Mary O'Laughlin, Thyrza
McClure, George Atwater, Jessie McMahon
Fifth Grade: Alice Green, Mary Bates, Gertrude Adams, Ora
Vandenburgh, Jean Burnett, Lizzie Daly, Bessie Royce, Chas. Hoyt
Sixth Grade: John Ellis, Lizzie Quinn, Martha Bennett, Gertrude
Durand, George Gunn, Zelia Pressey, Bertha Batchellor, Edith Pratt,
Harry Young, Hattie Dingley, Carrie Dedrick
Seventh Grade: Dwight Hiscox, Gertrude Brown, Alsie Partridge,
Ernest Howe, John Shean, Fred Rice, Charles Ahrens, Edward Bates, Belle
Williams, Frank Beecher, Luman Durand
Eighth Grade: Harvey Hayes, Asher Nichols, Hibbard McFeggan, James
Cavan, Ruby Simmons, Jennie Harris, Frank Lambert, Nellie King, Bessie
Ellis, Florence Smith, Grace Puffer, Edward Brown, Jennie Aberle
Ninth Grade: Mary Beebe, Price Crandall, John Ranney, Gertrude
Wheeler, Fred Crandall, Maggie Harris, Fred Anderson, Fred Freer,
George Spencer, Bertha Warner
Tenth Grade (a): Mary Rouse, Frank Allen, Cora Spencer, Emma Ahrens
(b): William Hulse, Frank Perego, Bessie Pierson, George Brown,
From Ontario County Journal 10 July 1885
Bristol Center, N. Y. - Following are the
names of the pupils whose average standing was 80 percent or
over in the last examination:
A Grade - Frannie Codding, Madge Kimber, Lizzie
Ingalls, Carrie Wilder, Mary Kimber, Marcia Codding
B Grade - Claudia Hills, Ella Totman
C Grade - Genie Case, Edna Dunham, Florence Totman, Ray Robinson,
D Grade - Burr Case, Allen Burge
E Grade - Francis Burge, Mary Cox
From Ontario County Times 12 August 1885
Bristol, N. Y. - Miss M. R. Orcutt, teacher of District
School No. 1, Bristol, makes the following report of the school for the
term ending July 24: Present every day, Helen Insse, Hallie Wheeler
and Rodney Gooding. Mabel Wheeler was absent but one day, Perry
and Mary Mitchel two days, Nellie Graves and
Tillie Johnson three days. The following named pupils passed
examinations averaging over 85 percent: Nellie Graves, Rodney
Gooding, Mabel Andrews, Hallie Wheeler, Lillie Graves, Tillie Johnson,
Perry Pierce, Mattie Bentley, and Cora Andrews. The names
of those whose deportment averaged over 90 are as follows: Mabel
Andrews, Nellie Goodale, Herby Ingraham, Nettie Bentley, Jessie
Nichols, Mary Mitchel, Demerrill Ingraham, Minnie Andrews, Hallie
Wheeler, Cora Andrews, Gifford Andrews, and Lillie Graves.
From Ontario County Journal 1 January 1886
Bristol Center, N. Y. - The following are the names of the pupils
who made an average of 80 or over in the last examination.
A. Grade - Carrie Wilder, Lizzie Ingalls, Mary Clohecy,
B. Grade - Frannie Codding, Madge Kimber, Oliver Case
C Grade - Claudia Hills, Ella Totman, Belle Sisson, Eddie Monks,
D Grade - Genie Case, Edna Dunham, Florence Totman
E. Grade - Allen Burge, Burr Case, Minnie Trafton, Belle Simmons,
From Ontario County Times 31 March 1886
Bristol District No. 11 - Our school closed Friday, the 19th,
after a busy term of nineteen weeks. The following are the names of the
nineteen "home" scholars and the deportment of each: Nettie
Phillips, 100; Maggie O'Leary, 100; Ida Dubois, 100;
Lillie Dubois, 100; Fred Buell, 99; Horace Sisson,
99; Walter Sisson, 98; Minnie Daniels, 98; Mary
97; Carrie Marshall, 97; Philip Sisson, 97;
Ralph Sisson, 97; Willie Marshall, 96; Susie Shay,
95; John O'Leary, 95; Cora Pestle, 94; Walter
Cochran, 93; Fred Dubois, 92; Louisa Jordon, 91.
The following are those who came the last nine weeks from outside the
district: Arthur Whitmarsh, 100; Libbie Naracong, 99;
Lizzie Taylor, 98; George Whitmarsh, 98; Vida
From Ontario County Times 5 May 1886
Naples, N. Y. - Clarence Beers and a classmate from Hobart College
spent the Easter vacation at Mr. Beer's home here.
From Ontario County Times 19 May 1886
Bristol, N. Y. - Isaac S. Tilton and Arthur A. Hicks, of
Bristol, graduated at the Geneva International Business College and
received their diplomas dated April 20th, 1886.
From Ontario County Times 23 June 1886
Honeoye, N. Y. - Most of our young people who have been away in
attendance upon school or college during the past year have lately
returned home. They are Louis Short, from Rochester
University; Clair Wilbur and Misses Nellie Wilbur, Gussie
Reed, and Franc Pomeroy from Delaware University, Ohio;
and Willard Becker and Miss Lutie Day from Geneseo
From Ontario County Times 1 September 1886
Seneca Castle, N. Y. - On Monday last, James Peck left
meet his class and with them go to the sea coast in Maine, previous to
resuming his studies in college. His brother, Fred, leaves next
Monday to engage in his new employment of teaching in Southern
Colorado; and the week following their sister, Mary Peck, will
leave home to resume her college studies in Elmira. Thus the parents
will again be left alone.
From Ontario County Times 29 December 1886
West Bloomfield, N. Y. - Among those whom the Christmas vacation
brings back to us are Miss Jennie B. Shepard, who is taking a
course in art at the University in Leroy; George Hall who is
studying dentistry in Philadelphia; and George C. Taft who is
taking a course at Oberlin.
From Ontario County Times 5 January 1887
Honeoye, N. Y. - The Christmas holidays are over, and the young
people who came home from school to spend them with us are on their
return to the institutions upon which they are in attendance. Misses Mary
and Louise Reed to LeRoy University; Willard
and Fay Becker, John and Willis Reed, and Miss Lutie Day to
Clark Short to Lima Seminary; Maxwell
Day returns next week to Williams' College; Miss Eva Pitts has
Loella Townsend to Canisteo; and Louis
Short to Tonawanda, to resume duties as teachers in those places.
From Ontario County Journal 25 February 1887
Flint Creek, N. Y. - The winter term of school closed last Friday,
every pupil being present. We have had a very pleasant and successful
term of eighteen weeks, and many of the
pupils would, without doubt, pass a successful regents examination.
George Davie, a pupil ten years old, and living more than a
mile from the school house, has been present every day, and was
corrected only seven times during the term. Carrie Fiero, a
years old, was present every day. These two carried off the prizes
for good conduct. Allen Smith was not corrected at all for
misconduct, but was absent quite a number of days. George Smith made
mastered Robinson's University algebra as
far as cube root.
From Ontario County Journal 11 March 1887
On Friday the 4th inst., Mr. Fred Pratt closed a very
successful term of school in the Hanna district, in the town of
Hopewell. The satisfaction expressed by the parents of the pupils as to
the progress made in their studies during the time of Mr.
Pratt's tutorship is evidence conclusive of his merits as a teacher.
The standing of some of the pupils is shown by the following: Adda
90; Agnes Persons, 86; Mary Gillett, 90;
Carrie Bell, 93; Katie Dalton, 80; Dena Fonda, 87;
Albert Herrick, 80; Harry Dean, 82; Frank Blanch, 72.
From Ontario County Journal 1 April 1887
Academy, N. Y. - Miss Clara Standish closed a term of twenty
weeks school on the lake shore district No. 1 South Bristol on the 18
inst. There were thirty-one pupils enrolled with an aggregate
attendance of 2645 days. The following named pupils attended school
every day during the term: Lillie Wood, Angeline Hicks,
Emma Hicks, John Hicks, Clark Martin, Pearl Johnson, Charley Johnson
and Bert Johnson. Miss Standish did some good work and is
engaged to teach the summer term, which speaks well for her.
From Ontario County Times 25 May 1887
The members of the graduating class of Canandaigua Academy have
formed a class society. Elias D. Croucher is the president; Asa
the secretary; and Fred H. Davis, the
valedictorian. The members of the class are as follows: Byron L.
Craft, Elias D. Croucher, Fred H. Davis, Elias J. Durand, John B.
Gregg, Marcus S. Gregory, William W. Howland, Geo. S. Mallory, N.
Irving Martin, Joseph B. O'Brien, Louis T. Price, Asa H. Smith, and
Peter P. Turner.
From Ontario County Times 14 September 1887
East Bloomfield, N. Y. - Several of our young people have
gone, or are now going, away to school. Archie McGlashon goes
to Amherst; Sherman Steele to Hamilton; Luther Steele to
Will Griffiths and Arthur Hyde to
Oberlin. Jennie Higinbotham also started today for Oberlin
Musical Conservatory. Miss Emily Steele has accepted a
position as teacher in a school in Alabama.
From Ontario County Journal 23 September 1887
Richmond, N.Y. - The exodus of young people from the town to
attend the various institutions of learning, as pupils and teachers,
has been unusually great this year. Misses Bessie and Hattie
Blackburn, and Annie Peck at Lima; Misses Sadie
Pennell and Fannie Reed at Canisteo; Miss Nettie
Wilbur, as teacher at Ottawa, Ohio; Clair Wilbur at
Delaware, Ohio; Lewis Short at Rochester; Maxwell Day at
Miss Nellie Garlinghouse, as teacher at Livonia
Station; Frank E. Pierpont, as teacher at Canisteo; Will
Becker at Medical College in New York city; Fay Becker at
Veterinary College in Toronto, Canada; Miss Lizzie Pennell, as
teacher at Abilene, Kansas.
From Ontario County Times 26 September 1888
Farmington, N. Y. - The Gardner brothers, Miss May Allen, Nellie Padgham, Ina Chilson and Helen Bullis are attending school at Macedon Center Academy.
From Ontario County Times 2 November 1887
East Bloomfield Union School - At the middle-term examinations the
following pupils of the senior department attained an average in
scholarship above 75 per cent, less than that being unsatisfactory: Eddie
99; Minnie Kingsbury, 97; Mabel Sweeney, 96;
Susie Huntley, 92; Mattie Dawley, 91; Fred Hamlin,
91; Belle Stafford, 90; Addie Peeling, 87; Charles
85; Albert Shepherd, 83; George Burrell, 81;
Agnes Appleton, 80; Daisy Cramer, 80; Frank
Steele, 77; Nellie Adams, 75.
From Ontario County Times 11 January 1888
Port Gibson, N. Y. - The holiday season has gone and our students
have returned to their various duties. Among the number home were Edith
Brockport Normal; Jessie Terry, Buffalo Normal;
Ada Parker, Syracuse University; Laura Smith and the
Misses Wilson, from Palmyra Union School; Tina and Frank
Hennan, Newark school; and Augustus Throop, from
From From Ontario County Times 22 February 1888
Canandaigua Union School, preliminaary examinations: Arithmetic,
Geography, Grammar, Reading and Spelling; Albert T. Freeman, Maud
F. Cooley, Fred C. Wood, Francis G. Hart, Emma C. McCauley. Georgraphy,
and Spelling: Earnest Brown, Charles Bunnell, John B. Ellis,
J. Ferguson, Louis Mutschler, Hilem F. Paddock, Gertrude C.
Adams, Carrie C. Crane, Lizzie J. Daly, Mertice Knapp, Lizzie Quinn,
Bessie Royce, Verna E. Sutherland, Ora H. Vandenberg. Grammar and
Spelling: George H. Gunnison, Sherman Hitchcock, Mabel E. Brown,
Ida Belle Case, Fannie Castle, Effie Cleveland, Emma Cole, Fannie
Dempsey, Belle M. Freeman, Harriett Paddock. Geography and
Spelling: Denton E. Bostwick, Curtis E. Porter, John Tuohey, Edward
G. Williams, John W. Willys, Myrtie E. Brice, Birdella Hayward, Lucy A.
McGregor, Hattie E. Miller, Mary Louise Peck, Arge Starr Sackett, Dora
A. Standish. Geography and Grammar: Henry H. Wheeler. Geography:
Charles Riker, Charles L. Jones. Grammar: Charles T. Raines.
Spelling: George Atwater, John Castle, John D. Cowan, John Kershaw,
Charles E. Padleford, Fred Spencer, Mary G. Bates, Iva M. Coe, Inez
Darling, Nannie Dempsey, Hattie Hathaway, Pearl Hutchens, Ella Agnes
Jacqua, Ettie McClure, Jennie McGinniss, Harriett W. Richmond, Anna C.
Warfield, Charles B. Castle, John H. Clark, Hiram J. Depew, Patrick W.
O'Brien, Susie M. Barrenger, Martha Bennett, Gertrude M.
Cooper, Carrie L. Dedrick, Bernie A. Dewey, Florence Hoff, Lizzie A.
Ingalls, Nina Kipp, Kittie E. McFeggan, Zelia A. Pressey, Hattie E.
Supplee, Emily G. Willys. Advanced Examinations, American History:
Will H. Andrews, Linnie M. Bennett, Maud B. Cone. Physical
Geography, Civil Government: Harriett Davis. Amercan
History: Mary S. Hall, Fannie Hart, Lina B. Hudson. American
History, Civil Goverment, Physiology: Mary O'Laughlin. Physical
Fannie O'Neill. American History: Asa Priest,
Charles Raines, Cornelia Warner. Cicero: Herbert Utter. American
Physiology: Inez Darling. Physiology, Mertice
From Ontario County Times 11 April 1888
Naples, N. Y. - The college boys who came home for their Easter
vacation have returned, some going today. They were W. B Thrall of
Geneseo Normal; Spencer F. Lincoln of Cornell; Clarence H.
Beers, Fred E. Hamlin, and their friend, Mr. O'Brien, of Hobart.
From Ontario County Journal 4 May 1888
Cheshire, N. Y. - The following is the first month's report of
Cheshire school: total number of pupils enrolled, 40; number attended
every day, 25; highest in deportment, Ella Brandow, 100; total
number tardy marks, 11; greatest number to any one, 4, George
Crary; record in spelling, A grade - Nodiah Hutchens, 99,
1 word; Nellie Huntley, 96, 4 words; B grade - Enos Booth,
100, perfect; Ray Van Wie, 99, 1 word; C grade - Floyd
Radley, 100, perfect; Anna Hutchens, 99, 1 word.
From Ontario County Times 6 June 1888
The graduating class at the academy this year is as follows: H. Clair Baker, Bert H. Clark, Wm. A. Driscoll, Harry I. Dunton, George B. Hickox, George R. Purdy, Frank D. O'Laughlin, and M. Clark Williams.
From Ontario County Times 13 June 1888
The Alumni Association held its annual meeting on Monday in the
library room, the following named graduates of the school being
present: Miss Jane C. Munger and Miss Harriet T. Stowe of the class of 1881; Miss Carrie E. Christian, Mrs. Charlotte H. Sackett, Miss Christine L. Munger and Miss Estella Satterthwaite, '83; Miss Caroline M. Hart, '85; Miss Harriet L. Gates,
86; with the three graduates of this year, Misses Anna M. Griffiths, Ella E. Smith, and Charlotte G. Parmelee.
From Ontario County Journal 22 June 1888
The class of '87 of Canandaigua Academy, consisting of
Joseph B. O'Brien, Byron Croft, Peter P. Turner, Elias Durand,
Louis Price, George Mallory, and N. Irving Martin, of
Elias Croucher of Marion; John B. Greig of Bristol;
Asa H. Smith of Manchester; Marcus Gregory of Hopewell;
Fred Davis of Reed's Corner, held a reunion and banquet at
last evening. Today they will visit Watkins Glen, returning home this
From Ontario County Journal 6 July 1888
Bristol Center, N. Y. - The school in district No. 6 closed
June 23 with a short literary programme. The whole number
of days taught were 79. The following are those scholars that attended
70 days or more: Julia Daniels, Edna Phillips and Edith
Montanye, 79 days; Cliff Reed, 77; Mary Reed, 76;
Merton Montanye, 75; Willie Daniels and Carrie
Jopson, 74; Ethel Montanye, 73; Mary Case, 72; Seymour
and Roy Case, 71. Miss T. E. Mallery, teacher.
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