Delaware County NY Genealogy and History Site
Hardcopy submitted by Shirley Houck, electronic text by Joyce Riedinger, September 3, 2000|
Common School Districts
TOWN OF MEREDITH
Jan. l - Dec. 31, 1855
NOTE: The school house sites were located, to the best of our ability, by reference to the Gould, Beers & Current County highway maps.
Dist. Dist. School Year Material 1855 District
No. Town(s) Located Built Built Condition Trustees School-house Location
1(J) Meredith Meredith 1848 Wood Ordinary Charles Dibble On Elk Creek Road near Meredith/Kortright/Delhi Town Line
Delhi James Gibson
2(W) Meredith Meredith 1814 Wood Poor Thomas M. Harlow On Dry Brook Road near intersection with Turnpike Road.
3(W) Meredith Meredith 1839 Wood Poor J. B. Sands At Meredith Square.
J. D. Wells Jr.
4(W) Meredith Meredith 1839 Wood Good Andrew S. Gilchrist Near intersection of Elk Creek Road & present Ehlermann Road.
5(W) Meredith Meredith 1816 Wood Bad Elias Warner On present County Route 14 near intersection with Sutherland Road.
5(J) Meredith Delhi 1845 Wood Good N. R. Thompson On Elk Creek Road, about 2 miles up from present State Route 10.
Delhi John D. Smith
6(W) Meredith Meredith 1844 Wood Good John Stilson On Turnpike Road at intersection with Smith Hill Road.
Wm. Cramer Jr.
7(J) Meredith Meredith 1832 Wood Common Ira Willis On present County Route #14, near Town lines of Franklin & Meredith.
Franklin Wm. Remington
8(J) Meredith Meredith 1852 Timber Good Charles Post On West Peakes Brook Road near Meredith/Delhi Town Line
Delhi Samuel A. Garrett
9(J) Meredith Meredith 1855 Wood Good Bill Burgin Just off State Route 28 near, or on Honest Brook.
Delhi James Shaw
10(J) Meredith Meredith 18-- Wood Good Wm. C. Brownell On present County Route 14 about 1 mile from Meredith/Delhi Town line.
Delhi Porter Frisbee
11(W) Meredith Meredith 1829* Wood Good Jesse Scott On present State Route 28 near Meridale.
11(J) Meredith Kortright 1834 Wood Good Samuel Osborn In Town of Kortright, on present Scotch Hill Road
Kortright James Williams
12(J) Meredith Meredith 18-- Lemuel S. Strong On Honest Brook Road about 1 mile from Delhi Meredith/Delhi Town Line.
Delhi Matthew S. Benedict
13( ) No Report was found from this district Number On Peakes Brook Road near Meredith/Delhi
14(W) Meredith Meredith 1827 Wood Good H. Belle In Epps Road (see Gould Map), site presently in Town of Franklin.
14(J) Meredith Meredith 1854 Wood Good Chauncey Ogden On Jackson Hill Road near Meredith/Franklin Town Line
Franklin Charles Treadwell
15(J) Meredith Meredith 18-- C. W. M. Dibble At East Meredith.
Kortright J. W. Roberts
16(W) Meredith Meredith 1829 Wood Bad George Wright On present County Route 10, east of present village of Meridale.
17(W) Meredith Meredith 1842 Wood Good William Mitchell On Peakes Brook Road near Meredith/Delhi/Franklin Town Lines.
John Craig (See Gould #13 & Beers #17.)
*"As near as we know."
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