Allamakee co. IAGenWeb Project - School Records

Cherry Valley school

School #7

Section 19, Franklin twp.

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Cherry Valley country school
There was a school in Cherry Valley as early as 1875, it is not known if this is the original school house, or when the above photos were taken.

Cherry Valley school children, 1920
Cherry Valley school children, 1920

Florence & George Swenson; Florence & Elmer Geno; Martha, Dorothy & Mable Sander; Charles & Alice Hammel; George & Agnes Paulson; Ronald Bender; Gusta Wintrick; Ora, Gretta & Luella Smith; Lloyd & Evelyn Milky; George & Lloyd Houska.

Because there are 20 children named, and only 17 children in the photo, 3 of the children must not have been at school that day.

Anyone who can put a name with a child in the above photo, please email the Allamakee co. coordinator.


~photos were contributed by Janet Koozer. They were shared with her by Vernon 'Bud' Swenson who attended the Cherry Valley school.


Cherry Valley school teachers

This is list of Cherry Valley teachers is incomplete ... can you add to it?

A.B. Cook, 1882
Myrtle Cook, 1891
Jessie Pierce, 1897
Angie Teeple, 1898
Jessie Dunning, 1915
Edna Ames, 1919
Lulu Leet, 1933
Rose McNally, 1933


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