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Elmira Free Academy Alumni - 1862 - 1909
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George Farr loaned us the alumni directory. Pat NEWELL Smith scanned the pages, and Lauralee McIntosh Cotturone typed it for us. Joyce M. Tice formatted and published these pages December 2010.
1862 1871 1875 1880 1884 1887 1889
1891 1894 1896 1898 1900 1902 1904
1905 1906 1907 1908 1909 1919 Y

Over 1700 EFA graduates included in this listing

Students Graduate Year Married Later School Degree Occupation Business Address Last Known Residence
Monks, James R. 1862   Union College A.B., 1865; A.M., 1868 Principal of E.F.A. 1872-1887; Educational Supt. at Reformatory; Editorial Writer    
Munson, J. Amelia 1862       Housekeeper at Home   308 Columbia St., Elmira, N.Y.
Haskell, Sarah 1863 Zera Compton     Housekeeper   1250 Hoffman St., Elmira, N.Y.
Beesly, Anna 1864 Charles R. King          
Cummins, Mary A. 1864 Byrne     Teacher until 1908   168 Madison Ave., Elmira, N.Y.
Davenport, Helen G. 1864 A. Mitchell          
Disbrow, Isabella S. 1864       Teacher Training School for Girls, Hudson, N.Y. Elmira, N.Y.
Holland, Fanny Jane 1864 Rev. Daniel D. Van Allen, M.A. Private Schools, Sch'l of Language, Burlington, Vt.   Teacher for 28 years    
Nye, Emma M. 1864            
Pickering, Minnie E. 1864 A.J. Carpenter (Mrs. Minnie P.C--- Madam Willard's, Troy, N.Y.   P.O. Clerk Federal Bldg., Elmira, N.Y. 260 Baldwin St., Elmira, N.Y.
Pickering, William E. 1864       Manufacturer   622 Hancock St., Saginaw W., Mich.
Ryan, John D. 1864            
Sadler, Rachel Margaret 1864 Arthur S. Rippier         825 Maple Place, Williamsport, Pa. 
Beers, LIllie A. 1865 Theodore G. Smith         124 E. Hudson St., Elmira, N.Y.
Bement, Eliza W. 1865           421 W. First St., Elmira, N.Y.
Gridley, Charles H. 1865       Hardware Merchant 126-128 W. Water St., Elmira, N.Y. 113 Walnut St., Elmira, N.Y. 
Jones, Alice T. 1865 Albert Beach          
Niles, Ellen Elizabeth 1865       Retired 1897 after 40 years' teaching, Plainfield, N.J.   52 Main St., Binghamton, N.Y.
Palmer, Griff D. 1865       Hardware Merchant Care Weaver, Palmer & Richmond, Rochester, N.Y. 111 S. Union St., Rochester, N.Y.
Randall, Lina A. 1865 Manley T. Chubbuck          
Robinson, Lucius 1865       Funiture Dealer; Invalid many years    
Vermilya, Clara M. 1865       Teacher until 1908   106 Columbia St., Elmira, N.Y.
Wisner, Gabriel W. 1865   Union College A.B., 1871 Attorney at Law Park Bldg., Pittsburg, Pa. 1158 Murray Hill Ave. Pittsburg, Pa.
Anderson, Isidore 1867 Mrs. Dora A. Krause     Teacher before marriage    
Armstrong, Louise C. 1867            
Bidwell, Martha L. 1867 Rev. Samuel F. Stanford         400 Pennsylvania Ave., Elmira, N.Y.
Bovier, Charles B. 1867   HIllsdale College, HIllsdale, Michigan   Salesman   2636 W. 34th St., Denver, Colorado
Bridgman, Ella A. 1867       Buyer for Manufactory 304 Harmon St., Elmira, N.Y. 306 Harmon St., Elmira, N.Y.
Burke, Mira 1867           Buffalo, N.Y. Asylum
Cowen, Frank H. 1867            
Cummins, Elizabeth 1867       Teacher for ten years   366 W. Sixth St., Elmira, N.Y.
Denton, Emma 1867 George P. Hastings         313 W. Hoffman St., Baltimore, Md.
Gilbert, Henry K. 1867       Bookkeeper 126 W. Water St., Elmira, N.Y. 669 Park Place, Elmira, N.Y.
Moore, Harriet N. 1867            
Morse, Mary Hastings 1867 Junius R. Clark Elmira College       59 Seward Ave., Bradford, Pa.
Norton, Mary Emily 1867       Kindergarten and Primary School 226 W. Second St., Elmira, N.Y. 226 W. Second St., Elmira, N.Y.
Palmer, May A. 1867 William H. Brady         1840 N. Bouvier St., Philadelphia, Pa.
Redfield, Henry Stephen 1867   Amherst College A.B., 1877; A.M., 1887; LL.D., 1901 Nash Prof. of Law, Columbia University Columbia University, New York City, N.Y. 1925 Seventh Ave., New York City, N.Y.
Roper, Caroline 1867 John Farnum     Housekeeper   Erin, Chemung Co., N.Y.
Steele, Addie C. 1867 Samuel Bainbridge          
Thurston, Charles P. 1867       Lawyer 26 Broadway, New York City, N.Y. 12 Fiske Place, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Thurston, Julia A. 1867 Geo. W. Thomas          
Willard, Mary F. 1867 George D. Elderkin         231 Clinton Ave., Oak Park, Ill
Young, Frankie 1867            
Cummins, Helen B. 1868           408 Oak St., Elmira, N.Y.
Fielding, Amelia 1868            
Flett, Henrietta 1868 MIllard F. Burgess         123 1/2 Horner St., Elmira, N.Y.
Gleason, Adele A. 1868   Elmira; Vassar; Columbia; Oxford; University of Michigan M.D., University of Michigan Doctor of Medicine 403 WIlliam St., Elmira, N.Y. 403 WIlliam St., Elmira, N.Y.
Marsh, Florence May 1868            
Patchen, Franta C. 1868 Morris D. Ridgway         110 N. Ludlow St., Dayton, O.
Ten Broeck, Harriet L. 1868       Teacher   210 Washington St., Elmira, N.Y.
Ayres, Will E. 1869       Insurance Man; Lawyer Title Insurance Co., Brooklyn, N.Y. 203 Montague St., Brooklyn, N.Y.
Brodie, Bridget Marie 1869       Teacher   102 Harmon St., Elmira, N.Y.
Brooks, Harry Sayer 1869       Newspaper Man "The Telegram," Elmira, N.Y. 413 Lake St., Elmira, N.Y.
Brush, Marianna A. 1869 John Shotwell         58 Johnson St., Waterbury, Conn.
Clark, Fanny 1869 Timothy Bates Cooke Schools in London and Paris, France for 2 yrs.       310 W. Church St., Elmira, N.Y.
Coddington, Katherine I. 1869 Lawrence Turner          
Coddington, Margaret M. 1869 Howard E. Baker     Keeping House   414 Lake St., Elmira, N.Y.
Congdon, Lottie R. 1869 George W. Hollenback     Housekeeper   3237 Park Ave., Kansas City, Mo.
Dounce, Nettie 1869 WIlliam S. Gerity         415 WIlliam St., Elmira, N.Y.
Gallavan, James 1869       Retired   262 W. Hudson St., Elmira, N.Y.
Goff, Emmett S. 1869       In charge of Experimental Station, Geneva, N.Y.; Prof. of Horticulture, Madison University    
Gridley, Hattie S. 1869 Henry C. UnderhIll          
Hamer, Libbie H. 1869 WIlliam Story         Buffalo, N.Y.
Hatch, WIlliam N. 1869       Painter and Decorator    
Kingsley, Ellen B. 1869       Teacher School No. 4 Elmira, N.Y. 321 Washington St., Elmira, N.Y.
Knapp, Frances B.  1869 Wormley     Teacher School No. 2 Elmira, N.Y. 508 Walnut St., Elmira, N.Y.
Mason, Anna Downing 1869 Roswell R. Moss     Housekeeper   114 Columbia St., Elmira, N.Y.
Moulton, Allie E. 1869 Morton Willetts Cope         80 Stanwood Road, Cleveland, O.
Palmer, Jennie L. 1869 Edward W. Taxis         623 Green St., Philadelphia, Pa.
Rose, Anna 1869 Addison M. Cook         Bridgehampton, Suffolk Co., N.Y.
Schwartz, Jacob 1869       Lawyer    
Smith, Helen F.  1869 Charles H. Ketley     Housewife    100 Harrison St., Syracuse, N.Y.
Thorne, Carrie E. 1869 William H. Fitch Normal       225 E. North St., New Castle, Pa.
Van Lew, Augusta 1869            
Bainbridge, Clement D. 1870       Actor Manager   104 College Ave., Elmira, N.Y.
Bigelow, John A. 1870       Orange Grower   Riverside, California
Connelly, John M. 1870 Catherine Sheehan     Wholesale Wines and Liquors 258-260 State St., Elmira, N.Y. 108 Catherine St., Elmira, N.Y.
Davidson, Clara A. 1870 Robert Hornby White         119 E. Henry St., Elmira, N.Y.
Eaton, Fred 1870            
Fassett, Jacob Sloat 1870   Rochester University LL.D., Colgate Lawyer, Banker, Manufacturer Lake St., Elmira, N.Y. Strathmont, Elmira, N.Y.
Frisbie, Anna R. 1870       Housekeeper   45 E. Main St., Avon, N.Y.
Gerity, Clayton R. 1870       Wholesale Druggist    
Guinnip, Guinn 1870       Merchant and Farmer 900 W. Water St., Elmira, N.Y. 900 W. Water St., Elmira, N.Y.
Hart, Frannie E. 1870 Rev. Edgar P. Salmon Elmira Col.; Preston Cottage, Newton, Mass.   Housekeeper   306 E. Church St., Elmira, N.Y.
Hayes, Susan H. 1870 John A. Hobbie     Grandmother and Housekeeper 716 Main St., Buffalo, N.Y. 178 Fletcher St., Tonawanda, N.Y.
Kingsley, Sarah R. 1870 William D. Ingersoll Elmira Teachers' Training School       313 Washington St., Elmira, N.Y.
Knox, George William 1870   Hamilton College A.B., 1874; D.D. Princeton 1888; LL.D., Hobart 1905  Clergyman 700 Park Ave., New York City, N.Y. 700 Park Ave., New York City, N.Y.
Lown, Amelia A. 1870 Samuel S. Fisher         852 Hoffman St., Elmira, N.Y.
Nelson, Emily A. 1870 Edwin M. Nelson, M.D.     E.F.A. Teacher until Marriage   965 Hamilton Ave., St. Louis, Mo.
Potter, Mary Ann 1870       Teacher School No. 8, Elmira, N.Y. 651 E. Market St., Elmira, N.Y.
Sampson, Mattie 1870 Dr. A. W. Norton     Homekeeper   1001 Blanche Ave., Madison, S.D. 
Stephenson, Laura 1870 Charles L. Nichols          
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Published On Tri-Counties Site On 12 December 2010
By Joyce M. Tice
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