Freemont Spelling School – 1876

Report on the Freemont School in Dearborn County, Indiana appeared in:
Aurora Dearborn Independent – 28 Dec 1876 – Page 4, Column 3


The spelling school held at this place Friday evening. December 22d, was a grand success. The order was fine; spelling not easily surpassed. E. L. Cannon was the champion. The school is in fine condition, under the supervision of A. F. Bruce, who has taught four times for us. The following is the grade in deportment and scholarship:

  • Maggie Cannon
  • Katie Collins
  • Elijah L. Cannon
  • Emma Zeh
  • John Collins
  • Mary Cannon
  • Melville Cannon
  • Lena Zeh
  • Maggie Collins
  • Andrew Zeh
  • Sophia Roberts
  • Clara Cloud
  • Alfretta Cloud
  • Katie Cutter
  • Fannie Cloud
  • Archey Easton
  • Mattie Pearson