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Cornell College Alumni 1853-1916
Students giving an Allamakee co. Address

Cornell College is located in Mount Vernon, Linn county, Iowa. It opened on November 14, 1853. Originally named the Iowa Conference Male and Female Seminary, it was renamed in 1855 in honor of William Wesley Cornell, an iron tycoon.

Browse the full database of Iowa students from the 1916 directory on the IAGenWeb Iowa History Project


Town Surname First Name Year Graduated Additional Information
Waukon Alden Herbert Waterman A.B. 1891 Born at Waukon, Iowa, March 15, 1866. Drowned in Cedar River near Mt. Vernon, July 22, 1891 (1908 directory)
Waukon Alexander R. J. Esq n/a Cornell College board of trustees, term expires 1912
Waukon Alexander Susan A.B. 1907  
Waukon Barthell Emma Jane   School of Oratory class of 1911 (1908 directory)
Waukon Barthell Martha Jane   Freshman (1908 directory)
Waukon Bate Lois J. 1914 Temporary address
New Albin Bock Forrest Wayne   Fourth Year Academy (1908 directory)
Postville Brown Ada E. 1887 Conservatory of Music
Waukon Gilchrist Milton John   Conservatory of Music Class of 1909 & a Junior, studying 'Science', residence Waukon (1908 directory)
Waukon Hinkley Blanche A.B. 1902 Mrs. L.A. Howe
Waukon LaFleur Hazel Rosanna   School of Oratory class of 1910 (1908 directory)
Postville Marston Euclid Carithers 1914 hometown
Postville Marston Jay Allison 1915  
Postville Marston Vera Carolyn School of Oratory 1908; Arts, 1909 residence & hometown Postville (1908 & 1916)
Postville Marston Violet Elizabeth Arts, 1910 residence & hometown Postville (1916)
Waukon Medary Bess Huestis   Freshman (1908)
Waukon Medary Dorothy Hale   studying 'Arts', residence Waukon (1908 directory)
Waukon Medary George Carlton   'irregular student', residence Waukon (1908 directory)
Waukon Medary Marjorie School of Art 1908 studying 'Science', residence Waukon (1908 directory)
Waukon Medary Margaret P. 1912 hometown
Postville Mott Harriet Belle B. Ph., 1892 (1916 directory gives middle initial 'H')
Waukon Opfer Esther Conservatory of Music 1914  
Waukon Opfer Minnie Ella   Conservatory of Music Class of 1909 (1908 directory)
Waukon Pye Charles Frederick B.S. 1902 1907-08 Pres. Big Five Teachers' Assoc.; 1902- Superintendent Guttenberg, Ia Schools (1908); residence Waukon (1916)
Waukon Smith Theo Templeton   Summer School student, residence Waukon (1908 directory)
Waukon Stillman Hazel A. 1914  

Every effort has been made to produce an accurate transcription, but there may be errors. The typeset on several pages was very faded, making some numbers and letters difficult to read. If the researcher finds the accuracy in doubt, they should consult a copy of the original directory.

1. Fifty-fifth Annual Catalogue Cornell College, 1907-08; Mount Vernon, Iowa; May 1908
2. Cornell College Bulletin - A Register of the Alumni by States, Cities and Towns; Mount Vernon, Iowa; March, 1916

~data extracted & transcribed by Sharyl Ferrall for Allamakee co. IAGenWeb, October 2009

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