List of Principals

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List of Principals
FirstLastServiceOther RoleStateCountyPlaceSrc
E. A. 1858NYFulton CoKingsboro Academy
Ella Caroline 1889-1891MEPenobscot CoBrewer, High School
Ella Caroline 1896-1898MAWorcester CoSterling, High School
Wilson Smith 1855-1858VTWindham CoBrattleboro, High School
A. B. 1868-1871NYWarren CoGlens Falls Academy
Alexander Hamilton 1841-1849MEFranklin CoFarmington Academy
Ephraim 1828-1837MAMiddlesex CoWestford Academy
George N. 1854-1856NYMontgomery CoAmes Academy
H. O. 1861NYGreene CoGreenville Academy
Daniel Webster 1882-1883MAWorcester CoWorcester Academy
Samuel Page 1897-1899MEWashington CoVanceboro, High School
Charles 1841MAHampden CoWilbraham, Wesleyan Academy
Charles Robert 1880-1881AssistantMAHampden CoMonson Academy
Edward Payson 1856-1857NYOtsego CoGilbertsville Academy
Elbridge R. 1866NYOntario CoEast Bloomfield Academy
Emerson Leland 1890MAMiddlesex CoHopkinton, High School
Emerson Leland 1892-1903MAFranklin CoNew Salem Academy
Emerson Leland 1903-1905MEOxford CoFryeburg Academy
Enoch Case 1885-1896MAEssex CoNewburyport, High School
Enoch Case 1896-1897CTHartford CoNew Britain, High School
Enoch Case 1897MAMiddlesex CoNewton, High School
Frederick Augustus 1840-1846MAEssex CoByfield, Drummer Academy
Frederick Augustus 1857-1859NJEssex CoNewark Academy
George Moulton 1846-1847MEHancock CoCastine, High School
George Robert 1864-1865NYSchoharie CoSchoharie Academy
Herbert C. 1873-1875NYClinton CoChamplain Union School
Morius 1880-1882MEYork CoWest Lebanon Academy
Norris Elwyn 1888-1896MAEssex CoGroveland, High School
Norris Elwyn 1896-1902MAEssex CoSaugus, High School
Norris Elwyn 1902-1906MEAndroscoggin CoLewiston, High School
Solomon 1823-1828MEWashington CoEast Machias, Washington Academy
Solomon 1823-1828MEWashington CoEast Machias, Washington Academy
Thomas Dwight 1854-1858MAMiddlesex CoFramingham, High School
Thomas Dwight 1860-1867MAMiddlesex CoNewton, High School
Walter Sinclair 1910-1911AssistantNHSullivan CoNewport, High School
Walter Sinclair 1912-1913MAWorcester CoBrookfield, High School
Walton Samuel 1907-1908MEWaldo CoBelfast, High School
Warren S. 1853NYWarren CoGlens Falls Academy
William Richard 1861-1865ILMadison CoAlton, High School
LeRoy Halsey 1879-1885MICalhoun CoBattle Creek, High School
Samuel D. 1869TXEllis CoWaxahachie, Marvin College
William Pope 1867-1869MAMiddlesex CoGroton, Lawrence Academy
Winfred Chandler 1899-1903MAHampden CoHolyoke, High School
Obadiah Wheelock 1851-1860MAMiddlesex CoMarlborough, High School
Solon 1863-1864MAEssex CoByfield, Drummer Academy
W. F. 1882NYGreene CoGreenville Academy
S. H. 1877NYChautauqua CoForestville Free Academy
Samuel Houston 1866-1868CTHartford CoSouthington, Lewis Academy
Samuel Houston 1869-1875NYChautauqua CoJamestown, High School
Abner 1802-1808RIKent CoEast Greenwich Academy
Charles H. 1823-1825RIKent CoEast Greenwich Academy
David 1840-1843MAFranklin CoShelburne Falls Academy
Ezra Judson 1852-1853MAWorcester CoBarre, High School
Henry M. 1857NYRensselaer CoHoosick Falls, Ball Seminary
Caleb 1804-1812NYHerkimer CoFairfield, Fairfield Academy
Frank West 1885-1888MEWashington CoEastport, High School
Homer Ellsworth 1910MELincoln CoWaldoboro, High School
John B. 1882NYColumbia CoKinderhook Academy
Milton Rothrock 1883-1902PAFranklin CoChambersburg Academy
John W. 1861-1863NHStrafford CoDover, Franklin Academy
Aaron P. 1831NYOneida CoBridgewater Academy
Albert Barney 1874-1876MELincoln CoWaldoboro, High School
Albert Barney 1879-1880MESomerset CoFairfield, High School
Albert Barney 1886-1892MECumberland CoPortland, Westbrook Seminary
Albert Barney 1893-1898NHStrafford CoFarmington, High School
Benjamin 1815-1817NYAlbany CoAlbany Academy
Benjamin F. 1818-1822RIKent CoEast Greenwich Academy
Charles E. 1873NYOneida CoAugusta Academy
Charles Plummer 1904-1906MEPenobscot CoGarland, High School
D. W. 1878NYErie CoHamburg Union School
Daniel G. 1839-1841RIKent CoEast Greenwich Academy
Daniel G. 1843-1844RIKent CoEast Greenwich Academy
Elbridge Cutler 1875-1877VTOrleans CoDerby Academy
Jonathan 1807NYAllegany CoAlfred, Alfred Academy
Samuel Ijeone 1913-1915MEKennebec CoClinton, High School
Thomas 1913MAHampshire CoBelchertown, High School
H. M. 1850-1858NYYates CoDundee, Dundee Academy
Harold Cushman 1913-1914MEWashington CoJonesport, High School
Frank Howard 1916KSBarton CoGreat Bend, High School
William D. 1858-1862NYOrleans CoHolley, Holley Academy
Robert 1848-1854RIKent CoEast Greenwich Academy
John Humphrey 1852-1854MAWorcester CoDudley, Nichols Academy
James L. 1840NYChemung CoElmira, Elmira Free Academy
James L. 1847-1848NYOrleans CoGaines, Gaines Academy
James L. 1847-1850NYLivingston CoLima, Genesee Wesleyan Seminary
Albert 1838NYFulton CoJohnstown Academy
Richard S. 1857NYMontgomery CoAmes Academy
Bernice D. 1862-1864RIKent CoEast Greenwich Academy
Charles Bernice 1891NYOtsego CoGilbertsville Academy
Frank Porter 1891-1893WVWood CoParkersburg, High School
Frank Edgar 1887-1888INOwen CoSpencer, High School
George W. 1870NYMonroe CoNorth Chili, Chili Seminary
Willis Austin 1883-1884MIKalamazoo CoKalamazoo
Elisha Benjamin 1870-1872CTHartford CoConnecticut Literary Institute
George Arthur 1893-1898MAMiddlesex CoHopkinton, High School
George Austin 1882-1887MEKnox CoRockport, High School
George Austin 1891-1893MAMiddlesex CoAshland, High School
George Austin 1893-1902VTOrleans CoDerby Academy
George Whitefield 1858-1860ILKendall CoLisbon Academy
Martin Register 1879OHWashington CoMarietta Academy

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3PrincipalsDE, New Castle Co, Newark Academy
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4PrincipalsIL, Bureau Co, Princeton, High School
2PrincipalsIL, Champaign Co, Longview, High School
6PrincipalsIL, Champaign Co, Rantoul, High School
3PrincipalsIL, Champaign Co, Urbana, High School
3PrincipalsIL, Christian Co, Pana, High School
2PrincipalsIL, Cook Co, Chicago
2PrincipalsIL, Cook Co, Chicago, Calumet High School
2PrincipalsIL, Cook Co, Chicago, Lake View High School
2PrincipalsIL, Cook Co, Evanston, High School
2PrincipalsIL, DuPage Co, Hinsdale, High School
2PrincipalsIL, Franklin Co, Benton, High School
3PrincipalsIL, Henry Co, Geneseo, High School
3PrincipalsIL, Henry Co, Kewanee, High School
4PrincipalsIL, Iroquois Co, Sheldon, High School
3PrincipalsIL, Kane Co, Elgin, High School
3PrincipalsIL, Knox Co, Galesburg, High School
3PrincipalsIL, Lake Co, Lake Forest, Ferry Hall
4PrincipalsIL, Macon Co, Decatur, High School
3PrincipalsIL, Madison Co, Alton, High School
4PrincipalsIL, Moultrie Co, Sullivan, High School
6PrincipalsIL, Piatt Co, Monticello, High School
3PrincipalsIL, Rock Island Co, Rock Island, High School
3PrincipalsIL, Sangamon Co, Springfield, High School
4PrincipalsIL, Will Co, Joliet, High School
3PrincipalsIL, Winnebago Co, Rockford, High School
3PrincipalsIN, Allen Co, Fort Wayne, High School
2PrincipalsIN, Blackford Co, Hartford City, High School
3PrincipalsIN, Delaware Co, Muncie, High School
2PrincipalsIN, Elkhart Co, Elkhart, High School
5PrincipalsIN, Fayette Co, Connersville, High School
3PrincipalsIN, Huntington Co, Huntington, High School
3PrincipalsIN, Madison Co, Anderson, High School
3PrincipalsIN, Marion Co, Indianapolis
3PrincipalsIN, Owen Co, Spencer, High School
3PrincipalsIN, Vanderburgh Co, Evansville, High School
2PrincipalsIN, Wayne Co, Dublin, High School
5PrincipalsIN, Wayne Co, Kendallville, High School
3PrincipalsKS, Atchison Co, Atchison, High School
4PrincipalsKS, Leavenworth Co, Leavenworth, High School
3PrincipalsKS, Wyandotte Co, Kansas City, High School
3PrincipalsMA, Barnstable Co, Brewster, High School
3PrincipalsMA, Barnstable Co, Orleans Academy
3PrincipalsMA, Barnstable Co, Provincetown
3PrincipalsMA, Berkshire Co, North Adams, Drury High School
3PrincipalsMA, Bristol Co, Taunton, High School
6PrincipalsMA, Essex Co, Andover, Abbot Academy
5PrincipalsMA, Essex Co, Andover, Phillips Academy
3PrincipalsMA, Essex Co, Methuen, High School
3PrincipalsMA, Essex Co, Newburyport, Brown High School
3PrincipalsMA, Essex Co, Saugus, High School
3PrincipalsMA, Franklin Co, Greenfield, High School
3PrincipalsMA, Franklin Co, New Salem Academy
3PrincipalsMA, Hampden Co, Chicopee Falls, High School
5PrincipalsMA, Hampden Co, Holyoke, High School
9PrincipalsMA, Hampden Co, Monson Academy
4PrincipalsMA, Hampden Co, Wilbraham, Wesleyan Academy
4PrincipalsMA, Hampshire Co, Belchertown, High School
5PrincipalsMA, Hampshire Co, Easthampton, Williston Seminary
3PrincipalsMA, Hampshire Co, Hatfield, Smith Academy
3PrincipalsMA, Middlesex Co, Marlborough, High School
3PrincipalsMA, Nantucket Co, Nantucket, High School
3PrincipalsMA, Norfolk Co, Brookline
3PrincipalsMA, Norfolk Co, Medfield, High School
3PrincipalsMA, Norfolk Co, Medway, High School
6PrincipalsMA, Norfolk Co, Milton Academy
3PrincipalsMA, Norfolk Co, Plainville, High School
3PrincipalsMA, Plymouth Co, Hanover Academy
3PrincipalsMA, Plymouth Co, Hingham, Derby Academy
3PrincipalsMA, Plymouth Co, Hingham, High School
3PrincipalsMA, Suffolk Co, Hyde Park
3PrincipalsMA, Worcester Co, Blackstone, High School
3PrincipalsMA, Worcester Co, Bolton, High School
3PrincipalsMA, Worcester Co, Leominster
3PrincipalsMA, Worcester Co, Milford
3PrincipalsMA, Worcester Co, Northbridge
4PrincipalsMA, Worcester Co, Sterling, High School
3PrincipalsME, Androscoggin Co, Mechanic Falls
4PrincipalsME, Androscoggin Co, Turner, Leavitt Institute
6PrincipalsME, Aroostook Co, Houlton, High School
5PrincipalsME, Aroostook Co, Presque Isle, High School
7PrincipalsME, Cumberland Co, Brunswick, High School
6PrincipalsME, Cumberland Co, Freeport, High School
3PrincipalsME, Cumberland Co, Portland, Deering High School
6PrincipalsME, Cumberland Co, Portland, High School
5PrincipalsME, Cumberland Co, Portland, Westbrook Seminary
6PrincipalsME, Cumberland Co, Scarborough, High School
3PrincipalsME, Franklin Co, Farmington, High School
3PrincipalsME, Franklin Co, Jay, High School
15PrincipalsME, Hancock Co, Blue Hill Academy
5PrincipalsME, Kennebec Co, Augusta, Cony High School
3PrincipalsME, Kennebec Co, Gardiner Lyceum
18PrincipalsME, Kennebec Co, Gardiner, High School
3PrincipalsME, Kennebec Co, Hallowell
3PrincipalsME, Kennebec Co, Kents Hill, Maine Wesleyan Seminary
3PrincipalsME, Kennebec Co, Litchfield, Liberal Institute
3PrincipalsME, Kennebec Co, Oakland
6PrincipalsME, Kennebec Co, Vassalboro, Oak Grove Seminary
4PrincipalsME, Kennebec Co, Waterville, Liberal Institute
17PrincipalsME, Oxford Co, Fryeburg Academy
12PrincipalsME, Oxford Co, Hebron Academy
7PrincipalsME, Penobscot Co, Bangor, High School
8PrincipalsME, Penobscot Co, Brewer, High School
3PrincipalsME, Penobscot Co, Charleston, Higgins Classical Institute
7PrincipalsME, Penobscot Co, Corinna, Union Academy
3PrincipalsME, Penobscot Co, Corinth Academy
4PrincipalsME, Penobscot Co, Newport, High School
15PrincipalsME, Penobscot Co, Patten Academy
2PrincipalsME, Piscataquis Co, Brownville Junction, High School
4PrincipalsME, Piscataquis Co, Guilford, High School
9PrincipalsME, Sagadahoc Co, Topsham, High School
8PrincipalsME, Somerset Co, Athens, Somerset Academy
3PrincipalsME, Somerset Co, Bath, High School
6PrincipalsME, Somerset Co, Bingham, High School
5PrincipalsME, Somerset Co, Hartland Academy
8PrincipalsME, Somerset Co, North Anson Academy
9PrincipalsME, Somerset Co, Pittsfield, Maine Central Institute
7PrincipalsME, Waldo Co, Freedom Academy
4PrincipalsME, Waldo Co, Searsport, High School
3PrincipalsME, Washington Co, Calais Academy
19PrincipalsME, Washington Co, East Machias, Washington Academy
3PrincipalsME, Washington Co, Eastport, Boynton High School
3PrincipalsME, Washington Co, Jonesport, High School
3PrincipalsME, Washington Co, Pembroke
3PrincipalsME, Washington Co, Pembroke, High School
3PrincipalsME, York Co, Eliot, High School
5PrincipalsME, York Co, Kennebunkport, High School
8PrincipalsME, York Co, South Berwick, Berwick Academy
4PrincipalsMI, Ingham Co, Lansing, High School
5PrincipalsMI, Kalamazoo Co, Kalamazoo
3PrincipalsMI, Shiawassee Co, Owosso, High School
3PrincipalsMI, Wayne Co, Detroit, Northwestern High School
2PrincipalsMN, Hennepin Co, Minneapolis, Central High School
2PrincipalsMN, Washington Co, Stillwater, High School
2PrincipalsMO, Jackson Co, Kansas City, Central High School
2PrincipalsNE, Adams Co, Hastings, High School
3PrincipalsNE, Lancaster Co, Lincoln, High School
3PrincipalsNH, Belknap Co, Laconia, High School
5PrincipalsNH, Belknap Co, Meredith, High School
3PrincipalsNH, Cheshire Co, Marlborough, High School
3PrincipalsNH, Hillsborough Co, Nashua
3PrincipalsNH, Hillsborough Co, Nashua, High School
7PrincipalsNH, Merrimack Co, New London, Colby Academy
4PrincipalsNH, Rockingham Co, Newmarket, High School
10PrincipalsNH, Sullivan Co, Meriden, Kimball Union Academy
3PrincipalsNH, Sullivan Co, Newport, High School
2PrincipalsNJ, Atlantic Co, Atlantic City, High School
3PrincipalsNJ, Bergen Co, Englewood
3PrincipalsNJ, Essex Co, East Orange, High School
5PrincipalsNJ, Mercer Co, Hightstown, Peddie Institute
3PrincipalsNJ, Sussex Co, Newton Academy
17PrincipalsNY, Clinton Co, Keeseville Academy
3PrincipalsNY, Fulton Co, Gloversville, High School
15PrincipalsNY, Jefferson Co, Antwerp, Ives Seminary
7PrincipalsNY, Jefferson Co, Belleville, Union Academy
17PrincipalsNY, Kings Co, Brooklyn
2PrincipalsNY, Livingston Co, Nunda Academy
3PrincipalsNY, Madison Co, DeRuyter, High School
9PrincipalsNY, New York Co, New York City
4PrincipalsNY, Ontario Co, East Bloomfield, High School
6PrincipalsNY, Saratoga Co, Saratoga Springs, High School
2PrincipalsOH, Crawford Co, Bucyrus, High School
3PrincipalsOH, Cuyahoga Co, Cleveland, West High School
9PrincipalsOH, Washington Co, Marietta, High School
3PrincipalsOR, Multnomah Co, Portland Academy
6PrincipalsPA, Erie Co, Erie Academy
2PrincipalsPA, Erie Co, Erie, Central High School
3PrincipalsPA, Montgomery Co, Pottsgrove Academy
4PrincipalsPA, Wyoming Co, Factoryville, Keystone Academy
3PrincipalsRI, Providence Co, Pawtucket, High School
3PrincipalsVT, Addison Co, Middlebury, High School
3PrincipalsVT, Caledonia Co, St Johnsbury Academy
3PrincipalsVT, Essex Co, Island Pond, High School
11PrincipalsVT, Rutland Co, Castleton Seminary
5PrincipalsVT, Rutland Co, Castleton, State Normal School
3PrincipalsVT, Rutland Co, Pittsford, High School
3PrincipalsVT, Washington Co, Montpelier, High School
5PrincipalsVT, Windham Co, Saxtons River, Vermont Academy
3PrincipalsVT, Windsor Co, Chester, High School
8PrincipalsWI, Dodge Co, Beaver Dam, Wayland Academy
2PrincipalsWI, Outagamie Co, Appleton, High School
3PrincipalsWI, Racine Co, Racine, High School
2PrincipalsWI, Rock Co, Beloit, High School
2PrincipalsWV, Cabell Co, Huntington, High School
4PrincipalsWV, Wood Co, Parkersburg, High School

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