The Hereditary Society of Teachers

Ancestors

As membership is approved, we will be posting the names and home states of the ancestors who helped found our Nation with “readin’, writin’ and ‘rithmatic”. Please check back often.

ANCESTORS and MEMBERS VERIFIED AS TEACHERS AS OF

1 April 2014

(dates of life span given for deceased ancestors)

 

17th Century (1600’s)

 

Bradbury, Thomas (1610-695) MA

Bower(s), John (1629/30-1687) CT [2]

Bulkeley, Hon. Peter (1640/1-1688) MA

Bulkeley, Rev. Peter (1582/3-1658/9) MA

Garner, John (1633-1710) VA

Hall, John (1646-1708) CT

Hicks, Margaret (d. 1665/6) MA

Munson, Samuel (1643-1693) CT

Perkins, William (1607-1682) MA

Pitkin, William, Sr. (1635-1654) CT

Shove, Rev. Seth (1667-1735) MA/CT

Stone, Samuel (1646-1708) CT

Turpin, William (d 1709) RI

Wetherall, William (ca 1630-1719) MA

 

18th Century (1700’s)

 

Bates, Henry (1690-1770) CT

Bessellieu, Mark Anthony (c1720-1765) SC

Cossitt, Rene (c1690-1752) CT

Eakins, Joseph (c1762/7-1805) NC

Matthews, Darius (1766-1819) CT/VT

Timberlake, Francis (1758-1830) NC [2]

Warner, Wettenhall (1736-1818) SC [3]

Willson, John (1701-1733) VA

 

18th and 19th Centuries

Albert, Joseph (1758-1811) GA

 

 

19th Century (1800’s)

 

Barber, Hester Ann Boykin (1825-1895) MS

Barton, Lavinia (1839-1922) LA

Berryman, Jerome Causin (1810-1902) Indian Territory (KS)

Blakely, Abraham (1811-1864) OH

Blakely, Huldah Derry (1813-1894) KS

Cain, William Franklin (1818-1862) MS [2]

Cullen, Laura Josephine Preston (1861-1912) WI

Cummints, Julia Ann (1838-1930) IA

Dann, Nancy Maria Beers (1837-1867) NY

Freeman, Nathaniel (c1795-bf 1850) PA

Freeman, Martha (Mattie) Elva (1877-1943) IA

Fry, Joshua (1760-1839) VA/KY

Gambrell, John Newton (1864-1931) TX

Garvin, Rev. James Stewart (1850-1937) PA

Heales, Eliza A. Follett (c1850-1900) IA

Hendrick, Bernard Calvin (1836-1898) KY/TX

Hepfer, Clarence (1875-1940) IL

Howard, Sarah Irene Martin (1841-1931) MN

King, Peter C. (1845-1934) IA

Lee, Olive Wheat (1802-1880) NY

Marshall, Dr. Louis (1773-1866) KY

McCloskey, William Tipton (1840-1901) PA

Martin, John (1773-1855) IN

Morgan, Benjamin (1753-1830) NC

Morgan, William (1700-1847) TN [3]

Patterson, George A. (1814-aft 1870) KY

Porter, Rev. Thomas (1788-1839) KY

Powell, Martha (1805-1851) GA

Swisher, Silas Newton (1848-1929) WV

Sutherland, Andrew R. (1843-1897) NY

Turnbull, Duncan R. (c1795-1836) MD

Weston, Cynthia S. (1825-1872) WI

Young, Calvin Berry (1859-1941) ME [2]

 

19th and 20th Centuries

 

Emerson, Byron Todd (1875-1951) MN

Roth, Harriet (1877-1951) MN

 

20th Century (1900’s)

 

Alexander, Joseph Dalry (1899-1962) TX

Baird, Betty Jane Blake,  NC

Bandy, Elizabeth Strawn (1926-1993) GA

Boultbee, Alice Annette (1902-1986) MA

Blakely, Huldah Derry (1813-1894) KS

Brown, Jennie Helen (1908-1984) IA

Cain, Joseph Hillard, Sr. (1892-1962) MS

Caldicott, Laura Leigh Long, IL

Carr, Forrest Praul (1885-1983) PA

Clark, Laura Elizabeth Stewart (1915-2005) AL

Coan, Maurene Gayle Mast, IL

Cox, Joe Burton, Sr. (1905-1995), TX

Cullen, Harold Dempster (1882-1962) AL

Deviney, Esther Lee Gambrell (1902-2005) TX

Deviney, Marvin Lee, Sr. (1895-1967) TX

Downing, Janet Lewis, WA

Eaton, Laura Mae Van Valkenburg (1893-1980) NY [2]

Eck, Mary Esther Deviney, TX

Ensminger, Mary Ann Sieverts,  MD

Fender, Thelma Ennis Shepherd (1914-1998) NC

Fields, Thelma Nelson (1907-2002) GA

Finch, Jennnie Frances (1881-1928) OH

Halterman, Wilma Wadsworth,  NE

Hepfer, Ida Ruth (1907-1999) IL

Johnson, Gertrude Mae King (1905-1983) NC [2]

Jones, Lawrence Martin (1902-1988) MN

Jones, Mildred Evelyn Hallberg (1906-1967) MN

Jones, Vernie Mayhue (1898-1984) AR

Kelly, Dennis Edward III,   NJ

Kelly, Theresa Ann Daiuto ,  NJ

Lange, Rose King (1904-1984) OK

Lewis, Muriel Morris (1911-1992) Phillippines (US Territory)

Long, Marilynn Alice Mast, IL [2]

McElroy, Enid McKinley (1909-2002) IL

Maddox, Dorothy Mary McKinley (1917-2003) KY/TN

May, Mary Elizabeth White Pickard, NC

Mills, Henrietta Rosaline Wiek (1909-1986) WV [4]

Moore, Ann Fellows, CO

Moore, Barbara Carmen Brewer McArthur Hall (1925-1995) NC [2]

Morris, Louise Ogilvy (1881-1943) KS

Osborn, Myrtle Effie (1899-1927) VA

Owen, Lucille Harris (1915-2000) NC

Perkins, Charlotte May Webb (1903-1988) NH

Perry, Rena Waldron Hook (1901-1993) SD

Raywalt, Emily Jane MacIntyre Erickson (1885-1938) ND

Rowland, Estelle Marie Downing (1893-1981) WA

Schenk, C. Perry,   MN

Sieverts, Bernard Louis Christian(1908-1968) MD

Sieverts, Kathryn Luella Wentz (1915-2007) MD

Smith, Mervin (1911-1985) TX

Spivey, Patrick Hagan (1896-1959) VA

Stockwell, Herbert Grant (1866-1937) PA

Strawn, Eme Adeline Holland (1904-1996) GA

Thompson, Effie Florence Avent (1882-1961) NC

Thornton, Cynthia Lena Cantrell (1919-1978) AR

Wadsworth, Grace Odgen (1900-1994) IA

White, Mary Elizabeth Eakins (1904-1997) NC

Whitt, Sarah Johnson (1900-1983) OH/KY

 

20th and 21st Century

Cain, Jonathan Walker, VA

Coan, Maurene Gayle Mast, IL

Idenden, John Edward, NJ

Martin, Jacqueline Sue, IN

Roberts, Bonnie Davine Moore, FL

Routt, Thomas Earl, TX

 

21st Century (2000’s)

Smith, Matthew Thaddeus, DC