Monday, December 5, 2016

Principals and Teachers: Ulladulla Public School 150 years

Principals
1861 – Mr John Spurgin
1864 – Mr John Vick
1867 – Mr David Lewis
1870 – Miss Sarah Watts
1874 – Mr Paul Taylor: Family lived at the School residence.
Appointed to Ulladulla Public School in 1874,  he taught at Regentville School from the mid 1880s until he retired from teaching in 1906.

Paul TAYLOR b. 11 May 1853, Gosforth Maitland NSW,  Bap: 10 Sep 1854, Congregational Rites Sydney NSW, (son of Joseph TAYLOR and Emma SPICER) married 10 Nov 1876, in St Peters & St Pauls Milton NSW,  Mary PATTEMORE, b. 10 Jun 1857, Ulladulla NSW, (daughter of John PATTEMORE and Elizabeth SPARKES) d. 1943, Sutherland Sydney NSW.   Paul died 1 Apr 1916, Lane Cove Sydney NSW,  buried: 3 Apr 1916, Gore Hill Cemetery Sydney NSW.  
 Children:
      i Laura Blanche TAYLOR b. 3 May 1877, Ulladulla NSW,  Bap: 8 Jul 1877, St Peters & St Pauls Milton NSW.
      ii Maud TAYLOR b. 1879, Ulladulla NSW,  d. 2 Oct 1963, Balmain Sydney NSW.
      iii Edith TAYLOR b. 29 May 1881, Ulladulla NSW,  Bap: 24 Aug 1884, St Peters & St Pauls Milton NSW, m. 1924, in Randwick Sydney NSW,  William Joseph STRUMEY, d. 29 Jan 1971, Ryde Nursing Home Sydney NSW.   Edith died 3 Nov 1957, Manly Sydney NSW.   Late of Queenscliff  William: Late of Chatswood
      iv Elizabeth Mary TAYLOR b. 31 Aug 1883, Ulladulla NSW,  Bap: 24 Aug 1884, St Peters & St Pauls Milton NSW, m. 1906, in Sydney NSW,  Thomas Alfred DENT, b. 1878, Penrith NSW,  (son of George Matthew DENT and Eliza Jane SMITH) d. 1935, Manly Sydney NSW.   Elizabeth died 17 Jun 1975.   Late of Penrith
      v Victoria TAYLOR b. 1 Dec 1887, Penrith NSW,  m. 1912, in St Leonards Sydney NSW,  Clive A COOPER.  Victoria died 1920, Waverley Sydney NSW AUS.
      vi Eugene TAYLOR b. 7 Feb 1889, Penrith NSW,  d. 19 Jun 1949, Concord Sydney NSW.
      vii Annie TAYLOR b. 15 Mar 1892, Penrith NSW.
      viii Clara Pauline TAYLOR b. 16 Oct 1896, Penrith NSW.
      ix Vera Francis TAYLOR b. 21 Jul 1899, Penrith NSW.
      x Theodore Linwood TAYLOR b. 18 Jun 1906, Penrith NSW.

1883 – Mr Michael Doyle
1885 (possible in August) – Mr William Evans

William EVANS b. 1854, Gunnislathy Cornwall England, (son of William EVANS and Elizabeth Jane PRIOR), married Rebecca MIVIDOCK.  William died 3 May 1889, Ulladulla of died of typhoid fever,  buried: 6 May 1889, Ulladulla Cemetery Racecourse Wes Rites.  William arrived in Australia 1871.
    Children:
      i William Murdock EVANS b. 1881, Robertson NSW.
      ii Zilliah B E EVANS b. 1883, Robertson NSW.
      iii Carl M EVANS b. 1884, Robertson NSW.
      iv Margaret Irene Claudia EVANS b. 6 Jan 1886, Ulladulla NSW,  Bap: 1 Jul 1886, St Peters & St Pauls Milton NSW.
      v Charlotte Elizabeth J EVANS b.  Dec 1888, Ulladulla NSW,  Charlotte was a nurse in WW1. More details

1889 – Mr Leonard Johnson
Appointed to the School in 1889, classification 2B, began his teaching career June 1880. His name on some school records are recorded as Lenod.
1897 – Mr Hugh J Bates
1909 – Mr Thomas King
1911 – Mr Michael Brennan
1917 – Mr Alfred Bate
1925 – Mr Albert Morris
1931 – Mr Rupert Woodhouse who was transfered to Woronora in Jan 1937. 
1937 – Mr Pembroke Mason who was transfer from Candelo to Ulladulla in Jan 1937.
1943 – Mr Ernest Firth

Thomas Nyholm

Thomas Nyholm

1951 – Mr Thomas Nyholm

1953 – Mr Eric Fletcher
1955 – Mr Percy Clarke
1958 – Mr Kelsey Snowdon
1962 – Mr James Delaney
1964 – Mr John Peacock
1968 – Mr Neville Trotter
1972 – Mr Colin Zemelman
1978 – Mr Royce Williams
1983 – Mr Jack Connolly
1991 – Mrs Beryl Wade
2000 – Mr Lyndsay Freeman
2005 – 2010 Mrs Narelle Harding
2011

Teachers

Sydney Morning Hearld 11 July 1870: On the 7th instant, at St. Patrick’s Church, Parramatta, by the Rev. P. J. O’Farrell, Mr. P. DOWNEY, teacher, Ulladulla, to Agnes Jane, fourth daughter of the late Mr. John Berry, George-street, Sydney.

1887 – Miss Emily McMahon: was a pupil-teacher, classification 1. Appointed May 1887, she was still at the School in 1891.
1917 – Miss Bolsen: Infants teacher

1961 SCHOOL STAFF AT CENTENARY DATE:
Miss Ann Fletcher – Miss Alice Davis – Mr. Terence Neville – Mr. Robert O. Love and Mr. Kelsey M. Snowden. H.D.A. (Headmaster)
Members of local boards attached to DENOMINATIONAL SCHOOLS 1859
Government Gazette 1859
1859 Ulladulla School Board
 
 
 
 

 

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