OGEMAW COUNTY, MICHIGAN

OGEMAW COUNTY SCHOOLS
PALMER SCHOOL


Palmer School District #5 was located in the Southwest Quarter of the Southwest Quarter of Section 28, Township 22 North, Range 4 East, Beach Road near Migan Road, Logan Township, Ogemaw County. Few records exist on who donated the land, who built the school, or who taught there. If you have any information concerning the Palmer School, you are asked to contact the Ogemaw County Coordinator, Grace Dooley.

Most of the existing records have been compiled by The Rose City Area Historical Society, Post Office Box 736, Rose City, MI 48654


PALMER SCHOOL TEACHERS:
1923 - Miss Fanny Cramer (resigned in November)
1923 to 1924 - Mrs. Lavina Jones
1928 to 1929 - Jennie Norris
1932 to 1933 - Beulah Parliament
1933 to 1934 - Agnes Gibson
1935 to 1936 - Enid Kenyon
1936 to 1938 - Anna Heath
1940 - Harry Kenyon
1942 - Bernard Fegan
1954 to 1955 - Mrs. Amy Buck

PALMER SCHOOL, 1911

PALMER SCHOOL, 1914

PALMER SCHOOL, 1915 Also identified as 1920
Students not in order: Freda Arnold, Lois Church, Mildred Church, Cecile Clifton, Lois Helmka, Margaret Helmka, Doris Hinkley, Tom Hinkley, Mabel Krantz, Emily Middleton, Leo Middleton, Albert Miller, Amy Miller, Cora Miller, Eva Miller, Claude Palmer, Cecile Palmer, Ernest Reid, Beatrice Streeter, Ellis Streeter, Iva Streeter, and Ethel Weaver. Teacher is Lena Dobbs; four students not named.

PALMER SCHOOL 1930 or 1932-33
Front Row:
Jack Brown, Stephen Weaver, Gertrude Meiser, Correan Clemens, Calvin Meiser, ?? Best.
Second Row: Floyd Meiser, Genise Beach, Clarence Covill, Will Best, Lillian Clemens, ?? Best, George Beach, Betty Weaver, Evelyn Clemens, Margaret Karafa.
Third Row: Joe Karafa, Albert Clemens, Theo Beach, Orlando Weaver, Lila Clemens.
Back Row: Leota Beach, Louella Best, Lorna Beach, Erma Weaver, Orvetta Beach.

LIST OF STUDENTS, 1933-1934:
Theo. Beach (8th), Lila Clemens (8th), Calvin Meiser (3rd), Orlando Weaver (8th).

LIST OF STUDENTS, 1935-1936:
Genice Beach (8th), George Beach (8th), Evelyn Clemens (8th), Marjory Karafa (8th), Elizabeth Weaver (8th).

LIST OF STUDENTS, 1937-1938:
Louis Best (8th), Calvin Caverly (8th) and Lillian Clemens (8th).

LIST OF STUDENTS, 1938-1939:
Teddy Best (8th), Correan Clemens (8th), Junior Clemens, Leotamae Horning (8th), Alice Meiser, Calvin Meiser (8th), Eldon Streeter, Lewis Weaver (8th), Duane Withey (8th).

PALMER SCHOOL, 1940:
Front Row:
Charlie Beach, Frances Streeter, Vern Clemens, Carl Bodway, Stephen Caverly, Aaron Beach, George Streeter, Wendell Beach, Bill Parent and Wesley Short.
Second Row: Bernice Caverly, Evelyn Bodway, Grace Migan, Geraldine Withey, Ellen Beach, Velma Bodway, Nancy Diehl, Louise Migan and Joyce Best.
Third Row: Nora Jean Beach, Berdella Withey, Betty Diehl, Dorothy Meiser.
Back Row: Warren Caverly, Eldon Streeter, Iva Mae Beach, Alice Meiser, Erma Carry, Calvin Meiser, Vern Lock, Junior Clemens.

PALMER SCHOOL, CA 1942:
Front Row:
Wesley Short, Charlie Beach, George Streeter, Stephen Caverly, Aaron Beach, Vern Clemens, and Francis Streeter.
Middle Row: Bill Meiser, Clare Streeter, Steve Karafa, Carl Meiser, Alvin Good, George Good, Beverly Dodds, Martha Mae Middleton, Charles Karafa, Darlene Clemens, and Molly Best.
Back Row: John Diehl, Bill Parent, Wendell Beach, Joyce Best, Bernice Caverly, Grace Migan, Dorothy Meiser, Nordean Beach, Nancy Diehl, Ellen Beach and Geraldine Withey.

PALMER SCHOOL, 1932

PALMER SCHOOL, At present

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