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Cox Creek Township Country Schools

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Cox Creek No. 1 - The 1886 Warner-Foote plat shows this school located in Section 12

1882
The following is the report of the school taught in sub-district No. 1, Cox Creek township, for the term ending June 9th, 1882, D. Donahue, teacher:
Honor Roll:
Mary Tieden
Conrad Marxer
Max Meyer
Henry Gedtke
~Elkader Register, Fri., June 16, 1882 ~contributed by Reid R. Johnson

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Cox Creek No. 2 - The 1886 Warner-Foote plat shows this school located in the western portion of Section 20

1907
School Report of District No. 2, Cox Creek twp., for month ending January 3rd, 1908. Lillie A. Baldridge, teacher.
Number of days taught - 19
Number of pupils enrolled - 21
Average daily attendance - 15
Number cases tardiness - 6
Number neither absent nor tardy - 3
Number of library books read during the month - 10
Number of visitors - 4
Number daily recitations - 25
Those neither absent nor tardy are: Lloyd Carpenter, Walter Galer and Lee Farmer
~Register and Argus, Thursday, January 23, 1908

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Cox Creek No. 3 - The 1886 Warner-Foote plat shows this school located on the southern border of Section 5 and northern border of Section 8

1883
Report of school in district No. 3, Cox Creek township, Clayton county, Iowa, for the month ending January 19th, 1883. Ella Molumby, teacher.
Roll of Honor:
Charley Dohrer
Henry Dohrer
Louis Klink
Bertha Klink
Louisa Klink
Louis Lemke
Lena Lemke
Louisa Kottman
Louis Kottman
Thomas Lendman
George Hyde
Alpha Hyde
John Hyde
Bertha Heiden
~Elkader Register, Fri., January 26, 1883 ~contributed by Reid R. Johnson

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Cox Creek No. 4 - The 1886 Warner-Foote plat shows this school located south of Mederville in Section 22, just north of the Section 27 border

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Cox Creek No. 5 - The 1886 Warner-Foote plat shows this school located just north of the Section 10 border, in Section 3

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Cox Creek No. 6 - The 1886 Warner-Foote plat shows this school located in the north-central portion of Section 36, just south of Section 25

1883
The following is a report of the school taught in district No. 6, Cox Creek, Clayton county, Iowa, for the term ending March 24, 1883. T. F. Liddy, teacher. Roll of Honor:
Ida Hilgerman
Maggie Hayes
John Ronig
Ella Lucy
Louis Benschneider
~Elkader Register, Fri., April 6, 1883 ~contributed by Reid R. Johnson

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Cox Creek No. 7 - The 1886 Warner-Foote plat shows this school located in Section 17

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Cox Creek No. 8 - The 1886 Warner-Foote plat shows this school located in the northwestern portion of Section 24

1882
Report of the school taught in district No. 8, Cox Creek twp., for the month ending Feb. 3d, 1882. E.J. Bauman, teacher. Number of pupils enrolled: 20. Average daily attendance: 16. Names of pupils perfect in attendance:
Lawrence Dinan
Freddie Pupka
Michael Dinan
Martha Pupka
Jane Dinan
~Elkader Register, Friday morning, Feb. 10th, 1882

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