Teachers of the Wabash School

Log Cabin -- Section 20

Two of the first teachers known to have taught at the log cabin were Thomas Bell and Evan Baker. Unfortunately, there are no known records of who taught between 1830 and 1860.

Year

Teacher

Months
Taught

Salary
per Month

1862

P.M. Sutton

6

$20.00

1863

John Lamb

5

$25.00

1864

J.B. Allen  

$30.00

1865

W.A. Elam

3

$30.00

1865

James L. Seater

3

$30.00

1866

D.L. Robey

6

$35.00

1867

D.L. Robey

3

$33.00

1867

D.L. Robey

6

$30.00

1868

D.L. Robey

4

$40.00

1869

William A. Elam

3

$30.00

1869

William A. Elam

6

$35.00

1870

William A. Elam

3

 

1870

H.L. Biggs

1

 

1872

William A. Elam

6

$40.00

New School House -- Built in Section 30

Year

Teacher

Months
Taught

Salary
per Month

1873

J.M. Hager

5

$40.00

1874

J.M. Hager

5

$45.00

1875

John M. Elam

3

$34.00

1876

W.O. Wallis

3

$41.66

1876

Wiley Turner

3

$35.00

1876

Wiley Turner

5

$40.00

1877

J.B. Walker

5

$40.00

1878

Maggie McAndrew

3

$30.00

1879

Maggie McAndrew

3

$25.00

1879

Wm. Minor

5

$35.00

1880

Jane McAndrew

5

$35.00

1880

J.M. Elam

2

$27.50

1881

H.O. Shaw

4

$38.50

1881

J.M. Elam

3

$30.00

1882

J.H. Reighter

5

$45.00

1883

Sarah Quinn

4

$40.00

1884

Sylvester Clawson

5.5

$40.00

1885

Jennie Swengel

5

$37.00

1886

J.M. Williams

6

$45.00

1887

Sylvester Clawson

5

$45.00

1888

Miss Anna Quinn

2.5

$30.00

1888

Edward F. Wilson

5

$44.00

1889

Edward F. Wilson

5

$45.00

1890

Edward F. Wilson

1

$40.00

Second New School House -- Built in Section 29

Year

Teacher

Months
Taught

Salary
per Month

1890

W.B. Stine

5

$40.00

1891

W.B. Stine

2

$25.00

1891

Sylvester Clawson

5

$45.00

1892

Miss Roxy Beck

2

$20.00

1892

W.B. Stine

5

$41.50

1893

W.B. Stine

2

$27.50

1893

Sylvester Clawson

5

$45.00

1894

Anna Scheef

2

$21.00

1894

Sylvester Clawson

5

$46.00

1895

Maud Beals

2

$22.50

1895

Mrs. Rose Worley

5

$42.50

1896

Mrs. Rose Worley

2

$30.00

1896

Miss Roxy Beck

5

$40.00

1897

Miss Roxy Beck

2

$20.00

1897

Miss Roxy Beck

6

$36.00

1898

Robert Zimmers

6

$40.00

1899

Robert Zimmers

6

$40.00

1900

Henry McClory

6

$30.00

1901

John Quinn

6

$36.50

1902

R.H. Zimmer

5

$42.00

1903

John M. Quicksall

2

$25.00

1903

Mary Renshaw

6

 

1904

Rosa Gruenwald

2

 

1904

Samuel Strohl

6

 

1905

Rosa Gruenwald

2

 

1906

Elma Williams

2

 

1906

John Quicksall

5

 

1907

D.B. Curry

6

 

1908

Maud McAllister

3

 

1909

Florence Quicksall

2

 

1910

Walter Beals    

1910

Ora Quicksall    

1911

Clifford Huffmaster    

1912

Blanch M. Jensen    

1915

B. Webb    

1916

Beulah Fritz    

1917

Beulah Fritz    

1918

Beulah Fritz    

1918

Florence Quicksall    

The school was closed from January 30th to February 18th, 1918, due to the teacher being exposed to Smallpox.

The school was closed again from October 14th through November 18th, 1918, due to the Spanish Influenza.

1919

Florence Quicksall

1919

Nelda Reynolds

1920

Agnes Sudbrink

1921

Agnes Sudbrink

1921

Guy Storm

1922

Guy Storm

1923

Guy Storm

1924

Guy Storm

1925

Guy Storm

1925

Agnes Huff

1926

Grace Klarman

1927

Henry Riney

1928

Sadie Laver

1929

Sadie Laver

1930-31

Mary Haverstock

1931-32

R.W. Whitlatch

1932-33

Ruth Anderson

1933-34

Ruth Anderson

1934-35

Glen Giesler

1935-36

Glen Giesler

1936-37

Doritt Cable

1937-38

Doritt Cable

1938-39

Doritt Cable

1939-40

Ruth "Anderson" Manhart

1940-41

Glen Giesler

1941-42

Glen Giesler

1942-43

Lucille Boyce

1943-44

Catherine Anderson

1944-45

Catherine Anderson

1945-46

Catherine Anderson

1946-47

Chestine Peifer

1947-48

Chestine Peifer

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