Brown School #1329

Estevan, Saskatchewan, Canada

One Room Schoolhouse

Part of my Dad's 1927 Map

Located on NW Section 6, Township 2, Range 9, W2
SE of Outram SK

June 19, 1905 authorized the formation of the Brown School District
Senior Trustee- E.E. Evett, (bio below) Estevan, Assiniboia

July 31, 1905 they were given legal permission to borrow $1,000 to build and furnish a School House.
Treasurer's Address- Herbert A. Brenner, (bio below) Estevan, Assiniboia

1939- A.C. Bryce Sec-Treasurer, salary $700

1945- 20 pupils,

1948 it was 13 miles west of Estevan near Highway 18, enrollment was 18 pupils, grades 1-8
small teacherage, or board was available 1/2 mile from the school for $30

My Aunt Klara Lee, nee Gesell, taught at this school for 3 years, ca 1933

Klara Maria Lee, nee Gesell

Bios from above

Eugene Edward Evett
b- Apr 6, 1867 Indiana, USA
d- Jan 25, 1948
Buried in Estevan City Cemetery
Sept 13, 1902 took out Homestead Number 112666
NE Section 26, Township 1, Range 10, W2
wife- Carrie May Stoner

Herbert Andrew Brenner
b- Jan 1857 in IL, USA
d- Sept 18, 1934 in death record, 1935 in cemetery transcription, age 77
buried in Inglewood Park Cemetery, Inglewood, LA County, CA, USA
Immigrated to Canada in 1903
father born on PA, USA, mother in New York, USA
married Samantha Jane Brenner, nee Wolf Feb 14, 1880 in IN, USA
b- Feb 1862 in IN, USA
d- May 5, 1925 LA, USA
buried in Inglewood Park Cemetery, Inglewood, LA County, CA, USA
daughter- Ethel E. Brenner (in 1900 US census) b- Mar 1881 in IN, USA
son- Edwin W. Lindell Brenner (in 1900 US Census) b- Jan 1883 in IN, USA
daughter- Mabel Agnes Moe Brenner
daughter- Bessie Dell Brenner
son- Walter Bruce Brenner
son- Howard Andrew Brenner
son- Forrest Alney Brenner (only son living with parents in 1916 census)
1900- living in Center, Marshall, Indiana, USA
1906 family in Estevan, Herbert shown as a farmer
1916 living on 4th st in Estevan, shown as a real Estate Agent
Herbert applied Sep 13, 1902 for Homestead Number 112672
NE Section 12, Township 2, Range- 10, W2


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