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School Name:    Number Four (Topping) School              School District Number:    #087

Location:
Township:  Twn40N    Range:  Rng14W    Section:  Sec26

Latitude:  38.187500 N      Longitude:  -92.452400 W



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Number Four School
Number Four School
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Number Four / Topping School
Number Four / Topping School
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Number Four School - Teacher Joesphine (Dawson) Hendricks - about 1937
Number Four School - Teacher Joesphine (Dawson) Hendricks - about 1937
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School Information:

Date Started:                   Date Closed:

School Registers:

Teachers: Judge Jenkins lists the following teachers from 1874 to 1901:

1874-75 George W. McCubbin   1887-88 John L. Sullivan
1875-76     1888-89 Lizzie Balvein
1876-77 John F. Hammond   1889-90 Lizzie Balvein
1877-78 E. L. Hawkins   1890-91 W. A. Colvin
1878-79 W. P. Bliss   1891-92 J. M. Renfrow
1879-80 James P. Wright   1892-93 Z. F. Duncan
1880-81 Perry T. Nixdorf   1893-94 Chas O. Short
1881-82 Perry T. Nixdorf   1894-95 Lulu Short
1882-83 Bessie Brown   1895-96 Ed F. Keyes
1883-84 Lottie Latchem   1896-97 Lulu Stephens
1884-85 J. W. Renfrow   1897-98 J. L. Watson
1885-86 W. L. Short   1898-99 Oscar W. Houser
1886-87 J. T. Sullivan   1899-00 Oscar W. Houser
      1900-01 P. T. Wyrick


Resident Taxpayers in 1871:
William Abbett, Thomas Bilyeu, Alexander Colvin, Henry Fendorf, Francis Fendorf, John Kelly, William Nally, J.R. Nickerson, Jefferson Nichols, William Posten, T.B. Posten, Joseph Patterson, M.H. Richardson, W.C. Scott, Martha J. Scott, Gilbert Topping, Peter B. Lupardus, J.W. Williams, Edington Williams, C.N. Wyrick, and Joseph Clemmens.




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