All buildings were built of
frame, school term was four months with 20 teaching days each month unless
otherwise noted. When the assistant teacher taught, the regular teacher was not
paid. The enrollment didn"t change much, but the attendance was
Record of Monthly and Term Reports of Free School,
1889-1891 Winter Term, White Race
BELLEFONTAINE; Dist. Enumeration 150, M-70 F-80;
Enroll, Beg. M-52 F49, End M-30 F-35; Trustees: John Tally, Tom Hicks, C.
G. Daniels, W. A. Wilson. Teacher: Miss Viola Fox; Paid $139.90
BLUFF SPRINGS: Dist. Enumeration 57, M-28 F-29; Beg
Enrol. M-24 F22, End
M-22 F-23, Trustees: H. A.
Watson, L. B. Black, T. W. Oswalt; Teacher F. M. Synott, paid $111.00
year, Assistant Mrs. Vina Synott, paid $37.50 (taught 2 months)
CUMBERLAND CHURCH: Dist. Enumeration 25, M-19 F-6;
Enroll Beg M-19 F-6, End M-19 F-6; Trustees: Marion Fulton. John Alford,
J. S. Wilson; Teacher Miss Sallie Kolb, paid $57.50 (taught 2 months, school
CUMBERLAND: Dist Enumeration 86, M-46 F-40;
Enroll Beg M-46 F-40, End M-13 F-21; Trustees: A. H. Thomas, J. B. Green,
A. J. Cooke; Teacher S. W. Smith, paid $175.50 year, Assistant J. A. Holland,
COLLINGS: Built of Logs; Dist. Enumeration 36,
M-20 F-16; Enroll Beg M-10 F-6, End M-10 F-21; Trustees: Geo. W. Collings,
Jas. A. May; Teacher Miss Clemmie Hightower, paid $60.80 year
CENTER GROVE: Dist Enumeration 59, M-32 F 27; Enroll
Beg M-21 F-23; End M-25 F-23; Trustees: James Kirby, W. A. Scott, G. P.
Loften; Teacher R. J. Owen, paid $89.00 year
AD HOLLAND: Dist. Enumeration 44, M-20 F-24; Enroll.
beg. M-15 F24, end M-10 F-15; Trustees: A. McFatten, W. W. McBride, J. M.
Randall; Teacher Miss Alma Bays, paid $70.00 Term, Assistant Miss Virgil Curry,
ANDERSON: Building of Logs; Dist Enumeration 23, M-10
F-13; Enrol. beg. M-10 F-13, end M-10 F-12; Trustees: J. W. Skelton, J. R.
Starnes, Moe Burson; Teacher Miss Connie Yarbrough, paid $50.00 (School
discontinued after 2 months)
ARCADIA: Dist Enumeration 38, M-18 F-20; Enroll. beg.
M-15 F-20, end M-14 F-18; Trustees: N. W. Carol, A. B. Middleton, J. F. Haney;
Teacher J. P. Synnott, paid $60.00 (School discontinued after 2 months)
BINGHAM: Dist Enumeration 49, M-24 F-25, Enroll. beg
M-11 F-12, end M-24 F-15; Trustees: W. P. Logan, J. P. Walker, B. S. Hardy;
Teacher Miss Bella Lyon, paid $55. Assistant Miss Lou T. Bingham, paid
BIG BLACK: Log Building; Dist Enumeration 57, M-25
F-32, Enrol. beg M-21 F-15, end M-22 F-28; Trustees: T. R. Lamb, W. W. Poss, F.
M. Forrester; Teachers A. C. Holland (taught 1st 2 months) paid $69.00 and Miss
Nora Willingham (taught 2nd 2 months), paid $19.00.
BURNS: Dist Enumeration 64, M-34 F-30, Enroll beg
M-31 F-61; end M-19 F-21; Trustees: Jack Gregg, J. P. Pryor, Allen Willingham;
Teacher Miss Carrie Mayness, paid $115.00, Assistant Cynthia Pryor, paid
EUPORA: Dist Enumeration 120, M-67 F-53,
Enroll. beg M-55 F-52, end M-25 F-55; Trustees: R. T. Heffner, N. F. Eudy, T. W.
Foard; Teachers: M. R. Moore, P. Moore & Nate Bennett. Men paid a total of
$68.50, Females $136.00
EUREKA: Dist Enumeration 35, M-18 F-17, Enroll. beg
M-18 F-17, end M-18 F-16 Trustees: H. J. Spencer, A. G. Morgan; Teacher J.
P. Moore, paid $85. (2 month term)
FORREST: Dist Enumeration 7, M-5 F-2, Enroll.
beg M-5 F-2, end M-5 F-2
Trustees: A. W. Forrest,
R. L. Johnson; Teacher D. A. Gregg, paid $33.20
FLAT WOODS: Log building; Dist Enumeration 33,
M-14 F-19, Enroll. beg M-13 F-17, end M-13 F-14; Trustees: J. R. Curry, T.
H. Head; Teacher Miss Mattie McDonnell, paid $72.80
GARY: Dist Enumeration 66, M-37 F-29, Enroll. beg
M-22 F-25, end M-22 F-29
Trustees: A. H. Peeples,
J. C. Shaw; Teacher Miss Ida Mallory, paid $94, Assistant Miss Lola Mallory,
paid $22.50 (2 month term)
HEBRON: Dist Enumeration 35, M-15 F-20, Enroll.
beg M-15 F-16, end M-16 F-13 Trustees: A. G. Bridges, J. P. Hanks, N. W.
Boucher; Teacher C. A. Bridges, paid $76.50 (3 month term)
HARMONY: Enrolled m-15 f-9; Trustees: J. T.
Quinn, G. B. Wilson; Teacher P. W. Clark, (3 month term), Total term pay
HOHENLINDEN: Enrolled m-21 f-19; Trustees: J. E.
Wofford, J. E. Logan; Teacher Miss Lillie Gore, (4 month term), Total term pay
IRVING: Enrolled m-15 f-15; Trustees: J. J. Jacks,
Leroy Iiland, J. Y. Oliver; Teacher Mattie Lamb (2 month term) Total term pay
LONG BRANCH: Enrolled m-16 f-18; Trustees: J.
L. Hardy, G. Strickland; Teacher Miss Minnie Synnott (2 month term) Total term
LOLLARS GROVE: Enrolled m-21 f-23; Trustees: C.
S. Stewart, T. J. Hawkins; Teacher Miss Mattie Berryhill (2 month term) Total
term pay $75.00
LODI: Enrolled m-7 f-6; Trustees: Wm Darling,
R. Oliver; Teacher P. Lusk (2 month term) Total term pay $18.38.
1890-1891 Winter Term, 4 months unless indicated,
Pay is for entire term, White Race, Attendance was poor, all buildings were
frame valued at $100.
MT VERNON: 3 month term, Enroll. M-27 F-20; Trustees:
J. A. Britt, James Sercey, Thomas Johnson; Teacher J. W. Strickland, paid $56,
Assistant J. H. Synott, paid $18.50.
MATHISTON: Enroll. M-21 F-12; Trustees: S. W. Yates,
Luke Devore; Teacher Miss Betty Elliott, paid $60. Assistant D. Yates, paid
NORTH UNION: Enroll. M-22 F-18; Trustees: A. J. Lamb,
A. J. Morgan; Teacher Miss Emma Parker, paid $77; A. J. Morgan taught 2 days,
OAK GROVE: Enroll. M-24 F-24; Trustees: W. S. Barton,
J. H. Davis; Teacher J. F. Mitchell, paid $76.75.
POPULAR SPRINGS: (2 month term); Enroll M-8 F-8;
Trustees: W. W. Bole, J. P. Skelton; Teacher Miss Lillie Suber, paid
PEOPLES: (3 month term); Enroll M-28 R-26;
Trustees: R. J. Fanbiz, T. W. Sheppard; Teacher Ida Gentry, paid $67.50,
Assistant Virgie McElroy, paid $21.00
PHILADELPHIA: Enroll. M-44 F-28; Trustee (one only)
S. C. Doolittle; Teachers W. B. Walker, paid $112.40, T. P. Gore, paid
PLEASANT RIDGE: (Log building, value $50) (3 month
term) Enroll. M-29 F-25; Trustees J. N. Skelton, L. Griffin; Teacher F. M.
Synott, paid $124.60, JoelSynott, paid $17.90.
PALMETTO: (3 month term) Enroll M-12 F-16; Trustees
J. G. Holland, A. P. Bland; Teachers 1st month A. C. Holland, paid $9.50, last 2
months Miss Nora Willingham, paid $45.00
REEDS CHAPEL: Enroll M-18 F-22; Trustees: H. C.
Green, G. T. Kilpatrick, W. H. Boatman; Teacher Miss Maggie Willingham, paid
SHADY GROVE: (3 month term) Enroll M-25 F-30;
Trustees: J. Kimbrel, W. H. Finch; Teacher T. W. Lovett, paid $84.00, L. A.
Bingham, paid $13.50
STATELAND: (3 month term) Enroll. M-20 F-27;
Trustees: W. F. Powell, R. J. Mullins; Teacher A. Moore, paid 76.00.
SPRING HILL: (2 month term) Enroll B-17 F-19;
Trustees: J. H. Patterson, H. F. Oglesby, N. P. Gore; Teacher Miss Lelia Gentry,
SANDERS: (2 month term) Enroll M-7 F-8;
Trustees: T. A. Moore, James Johnson; Teacher Miss Virgie McElroy, paid
SPRING VALLEY: Enroll M-27 F-18; Trustees: E.
P. Clegg, E. M. Yates; Teacher Miss Pellar Yates, paid $75.00.
TABBS CHAPEL: (3 month term) Enroll M-31 F-30;
Trustees: W. F Wofford, T. Reaves, W. H. Finch; Teachers Miss Leona Harvey, paid
$70.00, A, G. Finch, $20.
WAKE FOREST (3 month term) Enroll M-26 F-30;
Trustees: J. A. Wilson, J. H. Slaughter; Teacher A. G. Finch $55.00, Miss Agness
WALTHALL: (frame building value $500) Enroll M-49
F-48; Trustees: F. N. Arnold, T. M. Gore, W. Hays; Teachers W. L. Clark, $95.00,
P. Harmon, $92.00, Miss Minerva Carter, $88.
NEW LIBERTY: Frame building, value $200; Enroll. M-15
F-14; Trustees: J. W. Townsend, J. J. Casady; Teachers J. F. Adams, $49.80,
Betty Pulliam, $31.90.
CHAPEL (Grenada Co. Line) Frame Building, value $50:
Enroll M-8 F-6; Trustees: W. M. Jenkins, T. A. Clanton; Teacher Miss Minnie
CHESTNUT SPRINGS: (Log Building, value $12.00)
Enroll. M-15 F-5; Trustees: W. H. Mabry, O. P. Finley, S. G. Taylor; Teacher L.
A. Finch, $46.15
COUNTY LINE: Frame building value $100, Enrol. M-25
F-18; Trustees: J. H. Patridge, J. H. Moody; Teachers P. A. Holland, $73.00,
Miss Sallie Kolb, $19.00
NEW HOPE: Frame building, value $1,500; Enroll
M-29 F-20; Trustees: W. P. Patton, J. T. Holland, G. T. Hodges; Teachers Miss
Linnie Richey, $61.00, J.W. McKee, $19.50.
BRADFORDS CHAPEL: Frame building, value $100, (2
month term) Enroll. M-3 F-3; Trustees: J. S. Bradford, J. W. Bradford, J. D.
Johnson; Teacher Nora Woods, $16.70.
1890-1891 Summer Term, Webster Co., MS Schools White
CONCORD: Built of Lumber, val. $50; Enrol. M-22
F-15; Trustees: B. F. Roberts, W. H. McCain; Teacher Miss Ronola Oswalt, $51.50
EARNEST: Frame, val. $50; Enrol. M-29 F-38;
Trustees: W. J. Martin, A. J. Early; Teacher A. J. Davis, $90.00
MAGNOLIA: Frame, val. $100; Enrol. M-29 F-15;
Trustees: Daniel Gibons, Jack Smith, T. N. Snyder; Teacher Mattie Walker,
MT ZION: Frame, val. $50; Enrol. M-53 F-38; Trustees
J. T. Latham, W. H. Lamb, James Justice; Teacher W. R. Chrisman, $75.50.
PHILLY: Logs, val $20; Enrol M-36 F-16; Trustees: G.
W. Orr, T. J. Hamilton, W. P. Crocker; Bill Campbell; Teacher Miss Buena Haney,
SAND CREEK: Frame, val $50; Enrol. M-22 F-20;
Trustees: W. D. Dunlap, W. E. Harpole; Teacher Miss Nannie Bridges,
UNION: Frame value $200, Enrol M-20 F-27;
Trustees: F. M. Moore, J. Savage; Teacher J. J. Wofford, $88.50
STEWART: Frame value $50, Enrol. M-13 F-4; Trustees:
W. H. Harrison, J. M. McCallister, M. R. Waldrum; Teacher James M. Lott,
No other schools had summer terms
Record of Monthly and Term Reports of Free Schools,
1890-1891 Winter Term, Colored Race
ANTIOCK : Frame building val. $30; Enrol. M-31 F-17;
Trustees: Nelson Culpepper, Willis Sprull, Jesse Holbrook; Teachers J. A.
Dunlap, $44.00 Joe Barns, $16.00
HASTING: Logs, val $50; Enrol M-15 F-17; Trustees:
Dock Logan, G. W. Hunter, Ned Jennings; Teacher E. J. Coffey, $43 (2 month
HOHENLINDEN: Logs, val $25; Enrol M-13 F-16;
Trustees: Richard Hunter, Willis Jennings, Simon Jennings; Teacher W. S.
Dunlap, $40 (2 month term)
LITTLE CREEK: Logs, val $150; Enrol M-15 F-20;
Trustees: Charley Madison, Jerry Archibald, Mat Scott; Teacher A. B. Archibald,
MT PLEASANT: Frame, val $50; Enrol M-18 F-17;
Trustees: Ned Carroll, Filiamon Parker; Teacher J. H. Hubbard, $55 (2 month
SCOTT: Logs, val $40; Enrol M-11 F-13; Trustees: M.
C. Carr, James Scott, Jerry Wright; Teacher J. H. Quinn, $57 (2 month
SPRING HILL: Frame, val $100; Enrol M-20 F-22;
Trustees: Wm. Archer, Lewis Hardy, Arthur Bartim; Teacher M. C. Pulliam, $74 (3
SPRING VALLEY: Frame, val $50; Enrol M-20 F-20;
Trustees: Enock Hannah, Wm Catledge; Teacher M. B. Sykes, $55 (2 month
SIMMONS: Logs, val $30; Enrol M-29 F-26;
Trustees: B. Farmer, W. Williams, E. J. Hicks; Teachers J. H. Bush, $70, H. R.
Hays, $18 (4 month term)
BIG ROCK: Logs, val $20; Enrol M-16 F-18;
Trustees: Dave Oneal, Alex Edwards; Teachers Sebron Brown, $56.87, A. W. Burton,
$11 (4 month term)
SLATE SPRINGS: Frame, val $50; Enrol M-5 F-9;
Trustees: George Mills, Riley Fox, Alford Golwell; Teacher John Pittman,
$32 (4 month term)
1890-1891 SUMMER Term, Colored Race
ALFORD: Logs, val. $10; Enrol. M-21 F-20; Trustees: J. W.
Brown, M. Alford, A. J. Shaw; Teacher J. L. Pumus, $81.10
BELLEFONTAINE: Logs, val $75, Enrol. M-32 F-16;
Trustees: Willis West, Manuel McComb, Frank Pumus; Teacher J. H. Hubbard,
BROOK: Frame, val $60; Enrol M-14 F-12;
Trustees: Wilson Coffey, Gary Johnson; Teacher Kissie Bounds, $57
CENTER RIDGE: Frame val $100; Enrol M-39 F-48;
Trustees: R. G. Dunlap Wilson, Jim Ranson; Teachers J. H. Harvey $75, W. S.
GREENSBORO: Frame val. $200; Enrol M-23 F-27;
Trustees: T. B. Brown, Perry Cochran, Price Henden; Teacher E. O. McNiel,
LIBERTY: Plank val $150; Enrol M-25 F-57;
Trustees R. Aldridge, A. Brown, James Greenlee; Teacher G. A. Guinn,
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