Mount Carmel Methodist Church

Near Berry’s Ferry (Clarke County), Virginia
Built (circa) 1760
 

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Transcribed from original handwritten notebooks by Doris and Mark Royston

1890

Mt. Carmel Sunday School

John Longerbeam, Superintendent

James W. Lee Asst. Superintendent

Ashton Tavenner Secretary

Hubert Trussell Librarian

Lizzie Lindsay Treasurer

 Bible Class No.1 Joseph Dewar

                                George Sipe

Bible Class No. 2 Mrs. Lila Ferguson

                                Mrs. Johnston

Tes. Class No. 1 R.L. Johnson

Tes. Class No. 2 Emma Johnston

Primer Class Miss Lillian Reid

                                Josephine Ferguson

(1890 from calendar)

Class members (Dates were April 20, 27, May 4, 11, 18, 25. June 1, 8, 15  Thru November )

Bible Class No. 1

                George Sipe

                Joseph Dewar

                Winter Royston

                John Lindsay

                Morry Royston

                Wm. Lindsay

                Austin Tavenner

                Ralph Tavenner

                Eugene Tavenner

                Ashton tavenner

                Upton tavenner

                Jackson Longerbeam

                Bernice Sipe

                Thomas Lee

                E---- Feltner (Crossed out)

                Resin Wiley

                Charles Smallwood

                Benjamin Smallwood

                John Lanham (Crossed out)

                Wade Ferguson

                Holton Ferguson

 

Mr Ashton Tavenner, Supt.

Mr. S.J. Wiley, Asst. Supt.

Jno. F. Kendall Sect.

Mr. Luther Royston, Librarian

Miss Bertha Wiley Treasurer

 

(1890 from calendar)

Male Testament Class (April 20, 27 Thru Nov 2, 9, 23)

                Mr. Johnson

                Kern Royston

                Fred Royston

                James Ferguson

                George Bellard

1890

Sunday School opened June 22 90

 By Supt.  Opening hymn No. 105 Great Awakening

Officers present 5  Abst. 0

Teachers present 7 Abst. 0

Scholars present 40 Abst. 16

Collection

Closing hymn 105

 

Members Mt. Carmel S.S.

                Mrs. Johnston

                Miss Emma Johnston

                Miss Joe Ferguson

                Miss Lucy Ferguson

                Miss Betsey Ferguson

                Mary Ferguson

                Rebecca Ferguson

                Mary Waters

                Mary Wicks

                Josie Wicks

                Nora Dewar

                Mabel Lee

                Lizzie Sipe                                             

Diora Wiley

Bettie Royston

Annie Longerbeam

Maud Sipes

Susie Sipes

Lena Tavenner

Berta Ferguson

Susan Smallwood

Mary Wiley

Leslie Tavenor (Tavenner)

                James Wiley

                Eva Wiley

                Mr. R.L. Johnston, Supt.

                Mr. S.J Wiley

                Mr Ashton Tavenner

                Holton Ferguson

                Preston Ferguson

                J.D. Longerbeam

                Morrie Royston

                Bernice Sipes

                Upton Tanenner

                Arthur Lee

                Henry Waters

                Robert Waters

                J.W. Fuller

                George Bellard

                James Corder

                Thomas Corder

                Fred Royston

                Marshall Wiley

                John Lindsay (Crossed out)

                Lewis Royston (Crossed out)

                Kern Royston

                Raymond Wiley

                Charley Bentley (?) (Crossed out)

                Annie Poston (Crossed out)

 

Female Testament Class

                Emma Johnston

                Katie Smallwood

                Nannie Longerbeam

                Mary Wiley

                Bertha Wiley

                Maud Sipe

                Lizzie Sipe

                Roberta Ferguson

                Florence Johnson

Fannie? Smallwood

 

Primer Class

                Miss Lillian Reid Teacher

                Gabrielia Ferguson

                Nannie Smallwood (Crossed out)

                Maggie Smallwood

                Lena Tavenner

                Preston Ferguson

                Robecca Ferfuson

                Thomas Corder

                Arthur Lee

                Mabel Lee

                Herman Stickles

                Mary Lee

                Nellie Trussell

                Willie Sipe

                Lula Johnson

                Marshall Wiley

                Eva Wiley

                Hattie ____          

Agnes ______

 

1891

S.S organized April 26th, 1891 by Ashton Tavenner Supt.

Election of officers and Asst. Supt was the business transacted during for the day.

Hubert Trussell, Asst Superintendent

R.L. Johnston, Librarian

-------- Asst. Librarian

J.W. Doran Secretary

Miss Bettie Ferguson Asst. Secretary

Emma L Johnson Teasurer

                Names of Teachers

Bible Class No. 1 Mrs. R.L. Johnston

Bible Class No. 2 Ashton Tavenner

Testament Class No. 1 Miss Emma Johnston

Testament Class No.2 Miss Lila Ferguson

Primer Class Miss Josie Ferguson

(Sundays that year.. May 3, 10, 17,  June 7,14,21,28 thru December)

 

 

S.S. opened at 10:00 AM May 3rd 1891 by Supt.  Opening hymn No. 61 in New Life.

Officers present 0 Absent

Teachers present 3

Scholars present 9

No collection taken up Weather Cloudy

Closing hymn No. 38 in New Life.

Sec. Asst.

 

S.S. opened 2:00 PM May 10th, 1891 by Supt.  Opening hymn No. 2 in New Life

Officers present 4

Scholars present 12 Collection 17 cents Weather Clear.

Closing hymn No. 38 in Great Awakening

J. W. Doran, Sec.

Bettie Ferguson Asst

 

S.S. opened at 10:00 AM May 17 91 by Supt.  Opening hymn No. 98 in New Life

Officers present 3

Teachers present 6

Scholars present 15

Collection 10 cents.  Closing hymn No. 50 in New Life.

 

S.S opened May 24th, 91 by Supt. Opening hymn 38 in New Life

Officers present 4

Teachers present 3 Absent 2

Scholars 16

Collection 17  cents  Nice morning

 

S.S. opened May 31st Brother Tavenner Supt.  Hymn no. 177 NL

Officers present 4 Teachers 6 Scholars present 21

School closed by hymn 38 NL Collection taken up amounting to 10 cents and paid in the treasury.

James W. Doran

 

Rest of page not copied well enough to read.

 

 

Bible Class

Teacher Mrs R.G. ------------

Lessie Tavenner

Susie Smallwood

Diora Wiley

Lucy Ferguson

Bettie Royston

Annie --------

 

Bible Class No. 2

Name of Teacher Ashton Tavenner

Arthur Doran

Luther Doran

Holten Ferguson

Jackson Longerbeam

Morry Royston

 

Members

Mrs. Doran

Eva Lee

Daisy Thompson

Letha Lee

Lulu Smallwood

Ruth Thompson

Mrs. R.E. Johnston

Agnes Wiley

Lela Trussell

Grace Carroll

Ollie Carrol

Edith Carroll

Ashton Tavenner

William Lee

Robert Lee

Jack Longerbeam

John Kendale

Arthur Doran

William Thompson

Clayton Wiley

Chas Smallwood

---------- Trussell

Gilbert Long

R.L Johnston

Ralph Tavenner

Mrs. Lizzie Lee

Arlene Trussell

 

Testament Class No. 1

Teacher Miss -------

                Kernie Royston

                Fred Royston

                Robert Waters

                George Bellard

                Preston Ferguson

                James Ferguson

                Arthur Lee

                _____ Corder

                James Corder

 

Male Bible Class

Teacher Mr. S. J. Wiley

                Holton Ferguson

                J.D. Longerbeam

                Morrie Royston

                Bernice Sipes

                Upton Tavenner

                John Lindsay

                Lewis Royston

                Mr. B.G. Longerbeam

                Ashton Tavenner

James Fuller

Female Bible Class No. 1

Teacher Mrs. RL. Johnston

                Lucy Ferguson

                Diora Wiley

                Annie Longerbeam

                Bettie Royston

                Maud Sipes

                Susie Sipes

                Leslie Tavenner

                Bertha Ferguson

                Susan Smallwood

                Annie Poston

                Julia Royston

                Lillie Daffer

 

Boys Testament Class

Teacher Mrs. Mary Doran

                Arthur Lee

                Geo. Bellard

                Preston Ferguson

                Henry Waters

                Robert Waters

                James Corder

                Thomas Corder

                Fred Royston

                Kern Royston

 

Girls Testament Class

Teacher Miss Emma Johnston

                Mabel Lee

                Mary Ferguson

                Mary Wiley

                Bertha Wiley

                Grace Elsey

                Nora Dewar

                Leslie Toyston

 

Infant Class

Teacher Miss Joe Ferguson

                Rebecca Ferguson

                Mary Waters

                Marshall Wiley

                Mary Wicks

                Josie Wicks

                Raymond Wiley

                Agnes Wiley

                Eva Wiley

                Lena Tavenner

                __----- Wicks

                Beulah Elsea

                Mary Lee

 

 

 

Officers of the School 1892

 

Supt. Mr R. L. Johnston

Librarian: Master Kern Royston

Treasurer: Miss Lucy Ferguson

Sec.: Miss Betsy Ferguson

Teachers

                Bible Class No. 1 Mrs. R.L. Johnson

                Bible Class No. 2 Mr. S.J. Wiley

                Testament Class No.1 Miss Emma Johnston

                Testament Class No. 2 Mrs. Mary Doran

                Infant Class Miss Josie Ferguson

 

(Also listed on same page are the names of Marshall Wily (Wiley) and Wilmer Wily (Wiley))

(1892)

Mt. Carmel S.S opened at the hour appointed, June 12. by the Supt..  Opening Hymn No. 897 in “Joyful Hymnal.”  All the officers were present, all the teachers except 1.  Scholars present 20.  Collection  ----amounted to 10 cents.  School closed with Hymn No.

Miss Betsey Ferguson

 

Mt. Carmel S.S opened at the usual hour June 26 by the Supt. Opening hymn No. 90.  All the officers were present. All the teachers, except one.  Scholars present 21.  There were no visitors.  Collection 7 cents.  There has been 1.18 in the ------ collection spent for hymn books for the school.  Closing hymn No. 108

Miss Betsey Ferguson, Sec.

 

Mt. Carmel S.S. opened at the usual hour July 8 with Hymn No. 62.  All the officers were present.  All the teachers, except one.  Scholars present 28.   There were 2 visitors.  The weather very warm.  Collection 7 cents.  School closed with hymn No. 82.

Miss Betsey Ferguson, Sec.

 

Mt. Carmel S.S.  at the usual hour  on July --- by the Supt.  Opening Hymn No. 178.  All the officers were present.  All the teachers, except 1  Scholars present 14.  After the children were  -------  their lessons .  Bev. Shi---- a little and they  ------ ------   There were several visitors.  No Collection.

Miss Betsey Ferguson, Sec.

 

Mt Carmel S.S. opened at the usual hour July 17 by the Supt..  Opening hymn No. 39.  All the officers were present.  All the teachers, except 1.  Scholars present 17.  There were no visitors.  Collection 7 cents.  Closing hymn No. 32. 

Miss Betsey Ferguson, Sec.

 

Mt Carmel S.S. opened at the usual hour July 24th by the Supt.  Opening hymn No. 32.  All the officers were present and all the teachers except 1.  Scholars present 32.  Bro. Day addressed  after the general work of the day was over.  Collection 12 cents.  Closing hymn No. 68 in the Gospel hymnal.

Miss Betsey Ferguson, Sec.

 

Mt Carmel S.S. opened at the usual hour July the 31st by the Supt.  Opening  No. 229

Officers present 3.  Absent 0

Teachers present 3 Absent 8

Scholars present 20.  Absent 22

The School decided to have a basket picnic an the grove around the church, Thursday August 11th and decided to extend an invitation to the Paris Schools.  Collection 2 cents.  School closed with hymn No. 169.

Miss Betsey Ferguson, Sec.

 

 

 

Mt. Carmel S.S. opened at the usual hour August 7th by the Superintendent.  Opening hymn No. 223.

Officers present 3 Absent 0

Scholars present 26 Absent 11

Teachers Present 3 Absent 2

There were  several visitors.  The weather moderate.  Collection 10 cents.  Closing hymn No. 32.

Miss Betsey Ferguson, Sec.

 

Mt. Carmel S.S. opened at the usual hour August 14th by the Superintendent.  Opening hymn No. 32.

Officers present 1 Absent 2

Scholars present 82 Absent 0

Teachers Present 3 Absent 2

There were  several visitors.  The weather moderate.  Collection 9 cents.  Closing hymn No. 4.

Miss Betsey Ferguson, Sec.

 

Mt. Carmel S.S. opened at the usual hour August 21th by the Superintendent.  Opening hymn No. 4.

Officers present 3 Absent 0

Scholars present 20 Absent 20

Teachers Present 5 Absent 0

There were  5 visitors.  Collection 12 cents.  School closed with hymn No. 82.

Miss Betsey Ferguson, Sec.

 

Mt. Carmel S.S. opened at the usual hour August 28th by the Superintendent.  Opening hymn No. 10.

Officers present 3 Absent 0

Scholars present 24 Absent 21

Teachers Present 5 Absent 0

There were several visitors.  The weather warm.  Collection 25 cents.  Closing hymn No. 32.

Miss Betsey Ferguson, Sec.

 

Mt. Carmel S.S. opened at the usual hour Sept. the 4th  by the Superintendent.  Opening hymn No.

Officers present 3 Absent 0

Scholars present 19Absent 24

Teachers Present 3 Absent 2

There were several visitors.  The weather warm.  Collection 12 cents.  School closed with hymn No. 899.

Miss Betsey Ferguson, Sec.

 

Sept. 11 Collection 68 cents.

 

Mt. Carmel S.S. opened at the usual hour Sept. 18th  by the Superintendent.  Opening No. 17.

Officers present 3 Absent 1

Scholars present 19 Absent 24

Teachers Present 2 Absent 3

No visitors.  The weather warm.  Collection 16 cents.  School closed with hymn No. 40.  The whole amount collected for the Sunday School this season is 3.72.  1.15 paid our for hymn books & there is 2.57 in the treasury

Miss Betsey Ferguson, Sec.

 

Mt. Carmel S.S. opened at the usual hour Sept. 25th  by the Superintendent.  Opening hymn No. 4.

Officers present 3 Absent 0

Scholars present 21 Absent 20

Teachers Present 4 Absent 1

The weather cool. Closing hymn No. 5.

Miss Betsey Ferguson, Sec.

 

Collection for Oct. 2 10 cents.

 

Mt. Carmel S.S. opened at the usual hour Oct. 9 by the Superintendent.  Opening hymn No. 114.

Officers present 4 Absent 0

Scholars present 29 Absent 16

Teachers Present 3 Absent 2

Collection 8 cents.  Closing hymn No. 23.

Miss Betsey Ferguson, Sec.

 

Mt. Carmel S.S. opened at the usual hour Oct. 16th  by the Superintendent.  Opening hymn No.

Officers present   Absent

Scholars present   Absent

Teachers Present  Absent

There were  several visitors.  Collection 14 cents.  Closing hymn No.

Mr. R. L. Johnson, Supt. Has 75 cents which belongs in the Treasury.

Miss Betsey Ferguson, Sec.

 

There is $2.84 in the treasury.

 

When the school closed there were 36 scholars on the roll.

 

1892

(1892 taken from calendar.)

Our S.S opened on May 22nd by Bro. Day with a lesson hymn and a prayer.  There were several visitors.  The collection taken up amounted to 75 cents.  There has been $2.52 cents of the penny collection paid out for literature for the school.

 

Our S.S. was opened at the usual hour on the 29th by the Supt.  All of the officers were present except one.  There were several visitors present.  After the business was over Mr. Shipley addressed the School ij a very pleasant manner which was enjoyed by all.  The collection  amounted to 10 cents.

 

Mt. Carmel S.S. ----- ----- June 5, 92 by Supt. R.L. Johnston -----  Hymn No. 71 in Gospel Hymnal.

Officers present 3

Teachers present 5 Absent 1  Mrs. Johnson.

Scholars present 19, Absent 11

Cash paid out for cards and papers $2.12.  Childrens Day was ----  June 12.  Praise verses distributed to the school.to be recited for Children’s Day Cards for attendance to the scholars.  One award card given for five attendance cards.  No collection taken.  Weather cloudy and warm.  S.S. closed with hymn No. 4 Gospel Hymn and the Lord’s prayer in concert.

Miss Bettie Ferguson, Sec.

 

Mt. Carmel S.S. opened at the usual hour June 12th by Supt..  Opening hymn No. 117 in Gospel Hymnal.  All the officers and scholars present. School closed with hymn No. 17 in Gospel Hymn No. 5 and the Lord’s prayer in concert.  There was a recess of five minutes given, then the exercises began for Children’s Day with hymn No. 4.  Several of the children spoke.  The little children sang very sweetly the “Sweet Story” and “Footprints of Jesus.”  There were several more hymns sung by the choir, then Brother Shipley addressed the school. Exercises closed with hymn No. 74.  The collection amounted to 1.52.  The church was beautifully decorated in ferns, laurel and roses.

Miss Betsey Ferguson, Sec.

 

Mt. Carmel S.S. opened at the usual hour June 12th by the Supt.  Opening hymn No. 897.  All the officers were present, all the teachers except one.  There were several visitors.  Scholars present 20.  Collection 10 cents.  School closed with hymn No. 68.

Sec. Miss Betsey Ferguson.

 

Amount paid out for quarterlys and lesson leaves for 1893 $3.84 cents.

Ashton Tavenner, Supt.

Emma Johnston, Sec.

 

1893

(1893 from calendar check)

Class No. 5  (Meetings on April 16, 23, 30, May 7, 14, 28, thru December 3rd.

Teacher Miss Josie Ferguson

                Luther Poston

                Josie Wicks

                Eva Wiley

                Annie E. Lee

                Marshall Wiley

                Raymond Wiley

                Agnes Wiley

                Johnnie Wicks

                Howard Wicks

                Mantor Wicks

                Mary Lee

                Edith Lee

                Eva Lee

                Robert Lee

                Gilbert Longerbeam

                Oscar Lloyd

                Elsea Woodward

                Frank Johnson?

               

 

Mt. Carmel S.S. April 16, 93

S.S. opened at 2 o’clock. Opening hymn No. 32 Gospel hymnal No. 5.

Prayer by Supt.  Subject lesson: Jobs appeal to God.

Officers Present 4, Absent 1

Teachers present 4, Absent 2

Scholars present  18, Absent 0

Visitors 3   Weather moderate

Collection 13

School addressed by -----------

Closing Hymn No. 63, Gospel Hymn No. 5.

Emma Johnston, Sec.

 

S.S opened by the Supt. at the usual hour .

Opening hymn No. 26, Gospel Hymn No. 5

Subject lesson: Jobs confession and restoration

Officers present 3 Absent 1

Teachers present Absent 2

Scholars present 20 Absent 6

Visitors 4  Weather cool

Collection 25.  School addressed by -------  Remarks by ----- on ----

Closing hymn and prayer by Bro Johnston

Emma Johnston Sec.

 

S.S. opened by Supt. At usual hour

Opening hymn No. 42 Gospel Hymn

Subject Lesson Wisdom’s warning

Officers present 4 Absent 0

Reachers present 4 Absent 1

Scholars present 25 Absent 7

Visitors 3 Weather clear and warm

Collection 20

Closing hymn No 12? Gospel Hymn

Emma Johnston, Sec.

Lucy Ferguson, Asst. Sec.

 

S.S opened by Supt. at usual hour. May ----

Opening hymn No.23 Gospel Hymn

Subject Lesson Value of Wisdom

Officers present 3 Absent 2

Teachers present 3 Absent 2

Scholars present 14 absent 18

Visitors 4.  S.S. Missionary Society org.

April 30 by Bro. K------, R.L. Johnston President, S.J. Wiley Vice President., Miss Diora Wiley  Sec, Miss Lessie Tavenner Treasurer.  Collection 7 cents.

Closing Hymn No. 28, Gospel Hymn.

Emma Johnston, Sec.

Lucy Ferguson, Asst. Sec.

 

SS opened by Supt at 2 PM May 14

Opening Hymn 32 Gospel Hymn 5

Subject lesson – fruits of wisdom

Officers pres  4 absent 1

Teachers pres 2 absent 3

Scholars pres 22 absent 13

Visitors 7

Weather cool and cloudy

Collection .20

School addressed by brother Shipley

And also questioned the scholars on the lesson.

Closing hymn N0 96

Gospel Hymn

Emma Johnson, Sec  Lucy Ferguson asst sec

 

SS opened by Supt at 10 AM May 21

Opening Hymn 38 Gospel Hymn 5

Subject lesson – excellent woman

Officers pres  4 absent 1

Teachers pres 5 absent 0

Scholars pres 35 absent 4

Visitors several

Weather cool and cloudy

There was a recess of 5 minutes ---childrens day there were several recitations by the children and a duet sung by  Bertha Wiley and Mary Ferguson, there were several more hymns sung by the choir and then brother --- addressed the school.  Exercise closed with Hymn #28

Collection 1.02  The church was beautifully decorated with ferns and other flowers

Emma Johnson, Sec  Lucy Ferguson asst sec

 

SS opened by Supt at 2 PM May 14

Opening Hymn32 Gospel Hymn 45

Subject lesson – fruits of wisdom

Officers pres  4 absent 1

Teachers pres 2 absent 3

Scholars pres 22 absent 13

Visitors 7

Weather cool and cloudy

Collection .20

School addressed by brother Shipley

And also questioned the scholars on the lesson.

Closing hymn N0 96

Gospel Hymn

Emma Johnson, Sec  Lucy Ferguson asst sec

 

SS opened by Supt at 2 PM June 4

Opening Hymn 3 Gospel Hymn 5

Subject lesson – reverence and fidelity

Officers pres  2 absent 3

Teachers pres 3 absent 2

Scholars pres 10 absent 25

Visitors 1

Weather warm and windy

Collection .14

Closing Hymn 66 

Emma Johnson, Sec  Lucy Ferguson asst sec

 

SS opened by Supt at 9:30 Aug 6?

Opening Hymn 195 Gospel Hymn 5

Subject lesson – ----

Officers pres  4 absent 1

Teachers pres 3 absent 2

Scholars pres 18 absent 32

Visitors 2

Collection .06

Closing hymn N0 108

Gospel Hymn

Emma Johnson, Sec  Lucy Ferguson asst sec

 

SS opened by Supt at 2 PM Aug 13

Opening Hymn39 Gospel Hymn 5

Subject lesson – ---at Jerusalem

Officers pres  2 absent 3

Teachers pres 3 absent 2

Scholars pres 13 absent 36

Visitors 3

Collection .06

Closing hymn N0 40

Emma Johnson, Sec  Lucy Ferguson asst sec

 

SS opened by Supt at 9:30 AM Aug 20

Opening Hymn 23 Gospel Hymn 5

Subject lesson –

Officers pres  4 absent 1

Teachers pres 3 absent 2

Scholars pres 27 absent 19

Visitors 1

Collection .15

The decision was to have the Sunday school picnic Aug 26-93.

Closing hymn N0 179

Gospel Hymn  5

Emma Johnson, Sec  Lucy Ferguson asst sec

 

SS opened by Supt at 2 PM Aug 27-93

Opening Hymn 17 Gospel Hymn 5

Subject lesson – Paul before Agrippa

Officers pres  3 absent 2

Teachers pres 3 absent 2

Scholars pres 20 absent 28

Visitors 3

Collection .02

SS missionary society ---by the president

Closing hymn No 38

Gospel Hymn

Emma Johnson, Sec  Lucy Ferguson asst sec

 

SS opened by Supt at 9:30 AM Sept  3

Opening Hymn 669 Church Hymnal

Subject lesson – Paul shipwrecked

Officers pres  3 absent 2

Teachers pres 3 absent 2

Scholars pres 15 absent 32

Visitors 2 and a solo by one of the visitors

Collection .07

Closing hymn N0 42

Gospel Hymn

Emma Johnson, Sec  Lucy Ferguson asst sec

 

SS opened by Supt at usual hour Sept 10

Opening Hymn 17 Gospel Hymn 5

Subject lesson – Paul at Rome

Officers pres  1 absent 4

Teachers pres 2 absent 3

Scholars pres  9 absent 39

Visitors 2

Weather cloudy

Collection .05?

Closing hymn N0 62

Gospel Hymn

Emma Johnson, Sec  Lucy Ferguson asst sec

 

SS opened by Supt at 9:30 AM Sept 17

Opening Hymn 63 Gospel Hymn 5

Subject lesson –Personal responsibility

Officers pres  1 absent 4

Teachers pres 2 absent 3

Scholars pres 13 absent 36

Visitors 1

No Collection taken 

Closing hymn N0 4

Gospel Hymn 5

Emma Johnson, Sec  Lucy Ferguson asst sec

 

SS opened by Supt at 9:30 AM Sept 24

Opening Hymn 49 Gospel Hymn 5

Subject lesson –Review lesson on the last quarter

Officers pres  2 absent 3

Teachers pres 2 absent 3

Scholars pres 8 absent 42

Collection .05

Closing hymn N0 162

---

Emma Johnson, Sec  Lucy Ferguson asst sec

 

 SS opened by Supt at 9:30 AM Oct 1

Opening Hymn 49 Gospel Hymn 5

Subject lesson – Power of Gospel

Officers pres  3 absent 2

Teachers pres 4 absent 1

Scholars pres 15 absent

No Collection

Closing hymn N0 17

Gospel Hymn

Emma Johnson, Sec  Lucy Ferguson asst sec

 

SS opened by Supt at 2 PM Oct 8

Opening Hymn 32 Gospel Hymn 5

Subject lesson – Redemption in Christ

Officers pres  2 absent 3

Teachers pres 5 absent 0

Scholars pres 15 absent 34

Visitors 4

Weather clear

Collection .20

Closing hymn N0 62

Gospel Hymn  5

Emma Johnson, Sec  Lucy Ferguson asst sec

 

SS opened by Supt at 9:30 AM Oct 15

Opening Hymn 39 Gospel Hymn 5 and responsive reading

Subject lesson – Justification by faith

Officers pres  4 absent 1

Teachers pres 1absent 4

Scholars pres 10bsent 36

Visitors 3

Weather cool and clear

Collection .05

Closing hymn N0 163

Gospel Hymn

Emma Johnson, Sec  Lucy Ferguson asst sec

 

SS opened by Supt at usual hour Oct 22

Opening Hymn 39Gospel Hymn 5 and responsive reading

Subject lesson – Christian living

Officers pres   absent

Teachers pres absent

Scholars pres  absent

Visitors 

Weather cool with rain

No Collection

Emma Johnson, Sec  Lucy Ferguson asst sec

 

 

SS opened by Supt at usual hour Oct 29

Opening Hymn 32 Gospel Hymn 5 and responsive reading

Subject lesson – Abstinence for the sake of others

Officers pres  2 absent 3

Teachers pres 2 absent 3

Scholars pres 12 absent 34

Visitors 2

Weather cold and clear

Collection .01

Closing hymn N0 3?

Emma Johnson, Sec  Lucy Ferguson asst sec

 

SS opened by Supt at usual hour Nov

Opening Hymn 108 Gospel Hymn 5

Subject lesson – The grace of liberating

Officers pres  2 absent 3

Teachers pres 2 absent 3

Scholars pres 7 absent 39

Visitors 1

Weather clear

No SS was held on Nov 5 because of inclement weather

Collection .00

----scholarship.

Closing hymn

Gospel Hymn

Emma Johnson, Sec  Lucy Ferguson asst sec

 

SS opened by Supt at usual hour Nov 26

Opening Hymn 23 Gospel Hymn 5 and responsive reading

Subject lesson – Christian ---

Officers pres  2 absent 3

Teachers pres 2 absent 3

Scholars pres 14 absent 31

Weather cool

Closing hymn N0 39 Gospel Hymn

Emma Johnson, Sec  Lucy Ferguson asst sec

 

SS opened by Supt at usual hour Dec 3

Opening Hymn 32 Gospel Hymn 5 and responsive reading

Subject lesson – Grateful obedience

Officers pres  2 absent 3

Teachers pres 1 absent 4

Scholars pres 8 absent 32

Weather cold and clear

Collection .01

Closing hymn N0 90

Emma Johnson, Sec  Lucy Ferguson asst sec

 

SS closed Dec 10 93 during the winter months

Average attendance 16 3/5

Emma Johnson, Sec  Lucy Ferguson asst sec

 

 

1894

Officers of Mt Carmel SS for the year 1894

Ashton Tavener supt

Thomas S. Lee asst supt

Upton Tavener sec

Diora Wiley treasurer

 

Names of teachers

R. L. Johnston class #1

A Ferguson #2

Miss Emma Johnston #4

Miss Mary Hottle #3

Miss Josy Ferguson #5

 

1894/

Class #4  1894(1898) Aug 19

                Emma Johnston teacher     

George Ballard

Preston Ferguson

Arthur Lee

Herman Stickle

Marshall Wiley

               

 

1895

SS opened May 9 1895 by supt 10 AM

Opening hymn #66

Subject lesson – Jesus before Pilate

Officers present 3

Teachers present 3 absent 2

Scholars present 16

Collection .19

Closing Hymn #39

Morrie Royston sec

 

SS opened June 26? 1895 by supt at 2 PM

Opening hymn #62

Subject lesson – Jesus on the cross

Officers present 3  absent 2

Teachers present 5 absent 1

Scholars present 27 Absent 1

Collection .45

Closing Hymn #26

Morrie Royston sec

 

SS opened June 2 1895 by supt 10 AM

Opening hymn #42

Subject lesson – Resurrection on Jesus

Officers present 2 absent 3

Teachers present 5 absent 0

Scholars present 28 absent 14

Collection .15

Closing Hymn #74

Morrie Royston sec

 

SS opened June 16 1895 by supt 10 AM

Opening hymn #156

Subject lesson – Peter and the risen Lord

Officers present 3 absent 2

Teachers present 4 absent 1

Scholars present 27 absent 10

Collection .16

Closing Hymn #49

Morrie Royston sec

 

SS opened July 7 1895 by supt 10 AM

Opening hymn #42

Subject lesson – Ten commandments

Teachers present 2 absent 3

Scholars present 18 absent 22

Collection .04

Closing Hymn #68

Morrie Royston sec

 

SS opened July 14 1895 by supt 2 PM

Opening hymn #

Subject lesson –The Golden Calf

Officers present 2 absent 3

Teachers present 5 absent 0

Scholars present 17

Collection .10

Closing Hymn #41

Morrie Royston sec

 

SS opened July 21 1895 by supt

Opening hymn #17

Subject lesson –  Moab and Abibus

Officers present 2 absent 3

Teachers present 3 absent 2

Scholars present  21absent 17

Collection .18

 

SS opened Aug 4 1895

Opening hymn #89

Subject lesson – Report of the spies

Officers present 2 absent 3

Teachers present 4 absent 1

Scholars present 15 absent 22

Collection .20

Closing Hymn #55

 

SS opened Aug 11 by asst supt 10 AM

Opening hymn #182

Subject lesson – The Bronze Serpent

Officers present 1 absent 4

Teachers present 2 absent 3

Scholars present 17 absent 20

Collection .06

Closing Hymn #869

Morrie Royston sec

 

SS opened Aug 18 1895 by supt

Opening hymn #82

Officers present 3 absent 2

Teachers present 3 absent 2

Scholars present 21 absent

Collection .21

Closing Hymn #49

 

SS opened Aug 25 1895 by supt

Opening hymn #651 ch

Officers present 2 absent 3

Teachers present 4 absent 1

Scholars present 22 absent 21

Collection .19

Closing Hymn #49 gh

 

SS opened Sept 1 1895 by supt

Subject lesson – The Fall of Jericho

Officers present 2 absent 3

Teachers present 3 absent 2

Scholars present 25 absent 18

Collection .42

Closing Hymn #32

 

SS opened Oct 6 1895

Opening hymn #223

Subject lesson – Time of Judges

Officers present 2

Teachers present 3

Closing Hymn #183

Morrie Royston sec

 

1895

1895  Jul 3 10-17

Class #1

Mrs Doran teacher

Eva Lee

Daisy Thompson

Letha Lee

Lulu Smallwood

Ruth Thompson

Mrs RL Johnston

Agnes Wiley

Lela Trussell

Grace Carroll

Ollie Carroll

 Edith Carroll

Mrs B J Longerbeam

Bertha Wiley

 

1896

Officers of Mount Carmel Sunday School for the year 1896

                Ashton Tavenner supt

                Jack Longerbeam asst supt

                Upton Tavenner sec

                William Lindsey asst sec

                Pam Royston librarian

                George Armstrong asst lib

                Thomas Lee treas

                    Names of teachers

                Mrs Johnston Class #1

Mr Johnston asst

                Mr Lee Class #2

                Mr Dewar asst

                Miss Emma Johnston Class #3

                Mr Thomas Lee Class #4

Mr Ab Stickel Class #5

Mrs Nannie Lee Class #6

 

Bible class #1 May 17-24

Mrs Johnston Teacher

                Mr Johnston asst

                Miss Sinnie Stickel

                Miss Mary Wiley

                Miss Loma Carroll

                Miss Lena Tavenner

                Miss Lessie Tavenner

                Miss Susie Sipe

                Miss Julia Royston

 

                Bible Class #2

Mr James Lee teacher

Mr Dewar asst     

                George Armstrong

                Palm Royston

                William Thompson

                William Lindsey

                Ralph Tavenner

                Kern Royston

                Eugene Tavenner

                Arthur Lee

                William Lee

                Mr William P Carroll

               

Testament class #3

                Miss Emma Johnston Teacher

                Miss Goldie Stickel

                Lizzie Sipe

                Ella Grubbs

                Bertha Wiley

                Julia Sipe (gone to Jefferson)

                Bessie Rose

                Mable Lee

                Dee Sipe

               

Testament class #4  May 17

                Mr Thomas Lee teacher

                Willie Sipe

                James Grubbs

                Marshall Wiley

                Willie Trussell

                 Fred Royston

               

Primer class #5 May 17

                Mr Ab Stickel teacher

                Suther/? Grubbs

                Agnes Wiley

                Maggie Smallwood

                Eva Wiley

                Mary Lee

                Edith Lee

                Tommy Grubbs

                Robert Lee

                Eva Lee

                Raymond Wiley

                Bertha Bowles

                Cleveland Rose

                Joe Sipe

                Clarence Grubbs

 

Primer Class #6

                Mrs Nannie Lee teacher

                Winston Lindsey

                James Lindsey

                 Letha Lee

                Harry Royston

                Anny Sowers

                Ruth Longerbeam

                Gilbert Longerbeam

                Ada Lee

                Ida Lee

                Clayton Wiley

                Winter Wiley

                Wilmer Wiley

                Marshal Lee

                Leora Lee

                Lindsey Tavenner

                Janie Tavenner

                Annie Arlene Trussell

                Lela Trussell

                May Tavenner

                Nellie Wiley

 

 

Sunday School organized on May 3 1896

 Officers and teachers elected

Opening hymn gospel hymnal #39

Closing hymn gospel hymnal #42

Amount of collection paid in from 1895         $4.40

Amount paid for literature May 4 1895  $2.35

Amount paid for primers May 30 1895 $1.10

Amount paid for quarterlys June 1 1896 $1.00

Amount paid for reward cards .64

Amount of collections                                      $2.66

                                                                Total $7.06

 

Sunday school opened by Supt 2 PM May 10 1896

Opening Hymn #23 Gospel Hymns

Subject of Lesson – Prayer

Officers present 5  absent 0

Teachers present 5 absent 3

Scholars present 19 absent 0

Collection .04

Weather warm and fair

Closing Hymn #66 Gospel Hymns

WW Tavenner sec Will Lindsey asst sec

 

Sunday school opened by Supt 10 AM May 17 1896

Opening Hymn #96 Gospel Hymns

Subject of Lesson –Parable of the Pound

Officers present 7  absent 0

Teachers present 6 absent 2

Scholars present 46 absent 4

Collection .05

Weather warm and fair

Closing Hymn #40 Gospel Hymns

Amount paid for hymn books $1.60

 

 

Sunday school opened by Assistant  Supt 2 PM May 24 1896

Opening Hymn #32 Gospel Hymns

Subject of Lesson – Jesus teaching in the temple

Officers present 5  absent 2

Teachers present 6 absent 2

Scholars present 30 absent 11

Collection .15

Weather cloudy and cool

Closing Hymn #42 Gospel Hymns

 

Sunday school opened by Supt 10 AM May 31 1896

Opening Hymn #63 Gospel Hymns

Subject of Lesson – The destruction of Jerusalem foretold

Officers present 5  absent 2

Teachers present 6 absent 2

Scholars present 36 absent 10

Collection .26

Weather fair and pleasant

Closing Hymn #55 Gospel Hymns

 

Sunday school opened by Supt 9:30 AM June 2 1896

Opening Hymn #23 Gospel Hymns

Subject of Lesson – Jesus crucified

Officers present 6  absent 1

Teachers present 3 absent 5

Scholars present 39 absent 12

Collection .13

Weather warm and fair

Closing Hymn #38 Gospel Hymns

WW Tavenner sec Will Lindsey asst sec

 

 

Sunday school opened by Supt 2 PM June 14 1896

Opening Hymn #49 Gospel Hymns

Subject of Lesson – Jesus Crucified

Officers present 4  absent 3

Teachers present 4 absent 4

Scholars present 30 absent 23

Collection .27

Weather  cloudy

Closing Hymn #62 Gospel Hymns

Absent W. W. Tavenner sec

Will Lindsey asst sec

 

Sunday school opened by Supt 9:30 Am June 211896

Opening Hymn #72 Gospel Hymns

Subject of Lesson – The Risen Lord

Officers present 6  absent 1

Teachers present 6 absent 2

Scholars present 43 absent 13

Collection .50

Weather warm and fair

Closing Hymn #26 Gospel Hymns

WW Tavenner sec

Absent  Will Lindsey asst sec

 

Childrens day June 28 1896

Collection of $1.87

Weather rainy

 

Sunday school opened by Supt 2 PM July 5 1896

Missed having Sunday school  had childrens day at chape

 

Sunday School opened by Supt 2:30  PM on July 12

Opening Hymn #192 Gospel Hymns

Subject of Lesson – David king of all Israel

Officers present 6  absent 1

Teachers present 6 absent 2

Scholars present 25 absent 6

Collection .08

Weather very warm

Closing Hymn # Gospel Hymns

Banner class #5

Attendance #3

 

 

Sunday school opened by Asst Supt  July 19 1896

Opening Hymn #72 Gospel Hymns

Subject of Lesson –

Officers present 4  absent 3

Teachers present 5 absent 3

Scholars present 27 absent 28

Collection .24

Weather cool and clear

Closing Hymn # Gospel Hymns

Collection  Banner class #2

Attendance Banner class #6

 

All Day meeting   July 26 1896

 

Sunday School opened by Supt Aug 2

Opening Hymn #42in Best Hymns

Subject of Lesson –David’s kindness

Officers present 5  absent 2

Teachers present 6 absent 2

Scholars present 31 absent 34

Collection .08

Weather warm and pleasant

Collection  Banner class #2

Attendance Banner class #5

 

Sunday school opened by  Supt  Aug 9 1895?

Opening Hymn #54 best hymns

Subject of Lesson – David’s Victories

 Officers present 3  absent 4

Teachers present 2 absent 6

Scholars present 17 absent 39

Collection .06

Weather warm

Closing Hymn # 78 Gospel Hymns

Collection  Banner class #1

Attendance Banner class #5

 

Sunday school opened by  Supt  9 PM Aug 16 1896

Opening Hymn #21  Best Hymns

Subject of Lesson – David confession and forgivened

Officers present 2  absent 5

Teachers present 1 absent 7

Scholars present 21 absent 27

Collection .09

Weather cool and pleasant

Closing Hymn #5 Best Hymns

Collection  Banner class #5

Attendance Banner class #5

 

August 23

Fair and cool

 

 Sunday school opened by Asst Supt  Aug 30 1896

Opening Hymn #5  Best Hymns

Subject of Lesson –Absalom and defeat and death

Officers present 2  absent 5

Teachers present 4 absent 4

Scholars present 28 absent 36

Collection .16

Weather fair and pleasant

Closing Hymn # 103 Best Hymns

Collection  Banner class #6

Attendance Banner class #6

 

 

 Sunday school opened  Sept 6 1896

Opening Hymn #44  Best Hymns

Subject of Lesson – 

Officers present 4  absent 3

Teachers present 3 absent 5

Scholars present 36

Collection .09

Collection  Banner class #6

Attendance Banner class #5

 

 Sunday school opened by  Supt  Sept 13 1896

Opening Hymn #136  Best Hymns

Subject of Lesson – David’s gratitude to God

Officers present 4  absent 3

Teachers present 4 absent 4

Scholars present 28

Collection .13

Weather fair and warm

Closing Hymn # 5 Best Hymns

Collection  Banner class #6

Attendance Banner class #3

Amount over from picnic collection .10

 

 Sunday school opened by  Supt  Sept 20 1896

Opening Hymn #150  Best Hymns

Subject of Lesson – Destructive vices

Officers present 4  absent 3

Teachers present 5 absent 3

Scholars present 32

Collection .06

Weather fair and cool

Collection  Banner class #2

Attendance Banner class #5

 

 

 Sunday school opened by Asst Supt  Sept 27 1896

Opening Hymn #9  Best Hymns

Subject of Lesson – Review

Officers present 4  absent 3

Teachers present 6 absent 24

Scholars present 37

Collection  Banner class #4

Attendance Banner class #5

 

 

 Sunday school opened by Asst Supt  Oct 4 ? 1896

Opening Hymn #25  Best Hymns

Subject of Lesson – David king of Judah

Officers present 4  absent 3

Teachers present 6 absent 2

Scholars present 26 absent 35

Collection .12

Weather cloudy and cool

Closing Hymn # 47 Best Hymns

Collection  Banner class #4

Attendance Banner class #6

 

Sunday school opened by Asst Supt  Oct 11 1896

Opening Hymn #52  Best Hymns

Subject of Lesson – David king of all Israel

Officers present 3  absent 4

Teachers present 6 absent 2

Scholars present 27 absent 34

Collection .02

Weather cloudy and cool

 

Sunday school opened by Asst Supt  Oct 18 1896

Opening Hymn #95  Best Hymns

Subject of Lesson – The Ark brough to Jerusalm

Officers present 2  absent 5

Teachers present 5 absent 3

Scholars present 25 absent 36

Collection .02

Closing Hymn # 103

 

Sunday school opened by Asst Supt  Oct 25 1896

Opening Hymn #23  Best Hymns

Subject of Lesson – Acts 2 Chapter

Officers present 3  absent 4

Teachers present 1 absent 7

Scholars present 16 absent 44

Collection .08

Weather fair and pleasant

 

 

1897

W.W. Tavenner sec

Bertha M Wiley  asst

Sunday school closed Nov 6 1897

 

1898

Officers elected

Mr Jackson Longerbeam supt

Mr Abner Stickle asst supt

Bertha Wiley sec

W. W. Tavenner asst

Mr. Geo Armstrong librarian

Miss Emma  Johnston treas

 

Teachers

Mrs. Mary Duran Class #1

J. A. Dewar asst

Mr Ashton Tavenner Class #2

Mrs ? B. F Smallwood

Miss Emma Johnston Class #3

MR. R. Johnston Class #4

Mr. Ralph Tavenner Class #5

Mrs. Nannie Lee Class #6

 

Bible class #1

Mrs Mary Duran Teacher

Miss Linnie Stickel

Mary Wiley

Lena Tavenner

Mrs W. W. Tavenner

Nannie Lloyd

Loma Carroll

Lizzie Sipe

Bertha Sipe
Mrs. J. Longerbeam

Julia Sipe

Mabel Lee

William Johnston

 

Bible Class #2

Mr Ashton Tavenner teacher

Mr B F. Smallwood asst

Mr. T. S Lee

W.P Carroll

Morrie Royston

Will Darnell

Kern Royston

Mason Thompson

Henry Lloyd

Arthur Lee

Samuel Lanhan

Jackson Lloyd

Upton Tavenner

Arthur Doran

Mr. A. Stickel

Arbrey Lloyd

 

Testament Class #3 May 1 8 &15

Miss Emma Johnston teacher

Goldie Stickel

 --Sipe

Mary Lee

Edith Lee

Nora Stickel

Ethel Lloyd

Bertha Wiley

Lessie Wright

Annie Stickel

  --

Lizzie Thompson

Daisy Thompson

Mabel Lee

Eva Lee

Bertha Sipe

Agnes Wiley

Eva Wiley

Ella Grubbs

 

Testament Class #4

Mr. R. L. Johnston teacher

Willie Sipe

Joseph Sipe

Lee Wright

Herman Stickel

Raymond Wiley

Robert Lee

Turner Ashpy

Marshal Wiley

Luther Grubbs

James Grubbs

 

Class #5

Mr. Ralph Tavenner teacher

Gilbert Longerbeam

Lindsey Tavenner

Marshal Thompson

Harry Royston

Wilmer Wiley

Winter Wiley

Clayton Wiley

Thomas Grubbs

Marshall Lee

Emma Wright

Letha Lee

Rivas Wright

 

Primer Class #6

Miss Nannie Lee Teacher

Ada Lee

Ida Lee

Ruth Longerbeam

Viola Longerbeam

Lucy Tavenner

Savanna Thompson

Nettie Wiley

 Vivienne Tavenner

 

 

1899?

 

(the next appears to be out of order.  Will look for similar handwriting.)

Mt. Carmel S.S. reorganized April 9-9-

                By Ashton Tavenner, Supt.

                                                                Asst. Supt.

                Officers and teachers for the ensuing year

                                Emma Johnston, Secretary

                                Lucy Ferguson Asst. Secretary

                                J.W. Fuller Librarian

                                M. M. Royston Asst. Librarian

                                Diora Wiley Treasurer

                Names of teachers

                                Mr. R.L. Johnston, Class No.1

                                Mrs Abner Ferguson Class No. 2 (Name crossed out.)

                                Mrs. Mary Doran Class No. 3

                                Miss Mary Hottle Class No. 4

                                Miss Josie Ferguson Class No. 5

 

Attendance Record lists the following

Sundays were April 2,9,16,23, 30, May 7, 14, 21, 28, June 4, 11, 18, 25, July 2,9,16, 23, 30, Aug. 6, 13, 20 27, Sept. 3, 10, 17, 24, Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, November 5, 12, 19, 26, Dec. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31.

 

Class 1, Teacher R.L. Johnston

                Lucy Ferguson

                Diora Wiley

                Lessie Tavenner

                Roberta Ferguson

                Annie Longerbeam

                Sadie Martin (Crossed out)

                Betsey Ferguson

                Susie Smallwood

 

Class No. 2, Mrs. Abner Ferguson – Mr. J.A. Dewar

                Mr. – Tavernner

                Luther Doran

                Arthur Doran

                J.W. Fuller

                M.M. Royston

                J. M. Carter

                R.G. Wiley

                W. Lindsay

                S. – Andrews

                J.S. Ferguson

                Abner Chapel

                Thomas Corder

                B.J. Longerbeam

                Lewis Royston

 

Class No. 3 Teacher Mrs. Mary Doran

                Thomas Carter (Crossed out)

                Preston Ferguson

                George Bellard

                Kernie Royston (Kennie)

                Arthur Lee

                Fred Royston

                Herman Stickles

 

Class No. 4 Teacher Miss Mary Hottle

                Mary Ferguson

                Rebbeka Ferguson

                Mary Wiley

                Mabel Lee

                --------- -----

                Mary Wicks

                Nettie ? Elsea

                Bertha Wiley

                Maud lee

                Beula Elsea

                Lena Tavenner

                Nannie Smallwood

                --------- Dewar

 

1899

Officers of Mt Carmel 1899

Jackson Longerbeam supt

Abner Stickel asst

Ludwell Lloyd  sec

Bertha Wiley asst

Mr Ben Smallwood librarian

George Armstrong asst

Miss Emma Johnston treas

 

Bible Class #1

Mrs Mary Doran teacher and Mrs Johnston

Miss Jinne Sipe

Willie Johnston

Mary Wiley

Mabel Lee

Ellie Grubbs

 --Lanham

Gerty Lanham

Lessie Wright

 

Bible Class #2

Miss Leaner Tavenner teacher

 --Tavenner asst

Clifford Lloyd

Arthur Lee

Herman Stickles

James Grubbs

William Darnell

Marchel Wiley

Kern Royston

Fred Royston

 --Lee Lanham

Goldie? Trussell

 

Bible Class #3

Miss Emma Johnston

Eva Lee

 Lillie Royston

Nora Stickles

Nancy Thompson

Eathel Lloyd

Bert. Lloyd

Bertha Wiley

Dasie Thompson

Lila Trussell

Edhie Lee

Mary Lee

 

Class #4

R. L. Johnston teacher

William Royston

Clarence Lanham

H.L. Wright

Marchel Lee

Harry Royston

Will non Wiley

Gilbert Longerbeam

 --tom Wiley

 --Smallwood

 

Class #5

Mearry Sipe

Ruthe Thompson

Luther Grubs

Thomas Grubs

Marchel Thompson

Lucy Tavenner

Ada Lee

Ida Lee

Arrean Trussell

Vivienne Tavenner

Arrean Wiley

Jame Tavenner

May Tavenner

Evangeline Tavenner

Belah Tavenner

 

1899

Record of books issued  1899

Class #4

Mrs Ashton Tavenner

Miss Ella Grubbs

Miss Lena Tavenner

Miss Julia Sipe

Miss Essie Wright

Miss Mary Wiley

Miss Nina Lanham

Miss Gertie Lanham

Mrs Eugene Tavenner

Miss Millie Zaks?

Mrs J Tavenner

Miss Rita Carroll

 

 Class #2

Samie Lee Lanham

Miss Rita Carroll

 

Class #3

Lillie Royston

Lizzie Thompson

Daisay Thompson

Rita Carroll

 

 

 

1899

Notes

The May 21 1899 collection .09

---May 28 collection  .01

R L. Johnson

May 10  1903 collection .60

Mt Carmel S School 15 seniors quarterly 60

15 intermediate quarterly 30 15 asp 45

Total 135

 

1900

(1900 from calendar)

Our S.S. opened at two o’clock May the 13th with a hymn & prayer by the Supt.  Officers and teachers were all present.  We had a few visitors.  Collection taken amounted to 14 cents.

Officers

Supt. Mr R.L.Johnston

Librarian Mr. Ashton Tavenner

Sec.  Miss Betsey Ferguson

Treasurer Miss Lucy Ferguson

                Teachers

Bible Class No. 2 Mr S.J. Wiley

Bible Class No. 1 Mrs. R.L. Johnston

Testament Class No. 1 Miss Emma Johnston

Testament Class No. 2 Mrs. Mary Doran

Infant Class No. 1 Miss Josie Ferguson

 

 

1900

Class #5

Ashton Tavenner supt

 

Mt Carmel Sunday school organized June 1904

S. J. Wiley supt

Luther Royston asst

James Grubb sec

Agnes Wiley treas

 

1900

Class #1

Miss Gertie Lanham

Miss Nina Lanham

Miss Essie Lloyd

Miss Mary Wiley

 

Class #3

Ollie Carroll

Agnes Wiley

Maggie Smallwood

Edith Carroll

Daisy Thompson

Lizzie Thompson

(1900 from calendar check.)

Sunday School opened June 15, 1900 by Supt. Opening hymn No 82 Great Awakening.  Officers present 5, Absent 0

Teachers present 5 Absent 3

Scholars present 33, Absent 22

Collection 8 cents, Weather Cloudy

Closing hymn No. 33 Great Awaking

 

 

 

1901

Sunday Sept 15 1901

Brother Eugene Tavenner

 

1901?

1901? Roll of Officers and teachers

Mr. J Longerbeam Supt

Mr Abner Stickel asst

Ludwell Lloyd sec

Bertha Wiley asst sec

Mr. B. M. Smallwood librarian

George Armstong asst

Emma Johnston treas

Teachers

Mrs Mary Doran

Mr. Ashton Tavenner

Mrs. Emma Johnston

Mr. Johnston

Mrs T S? Lee

 

 

1901

Class #4

Eugene Tavenner

Upton Tavenner

Humphry Kelly

James Grubbs

Marshall Wiley

Ralph Tavenner

William Darnel

Walter Royston

Reas Lloyd

 

19—

Class #2

Miss Julie Sipe

Miss Bertha Wiley

Miss Ella Grubbs

Miss Maggie Smallwood

Miss –Thompson

Miss Lula Smallwood

Miss Mima Lanham

Miss Girta Lanham

Miss Essea Lloyed

Mrs Pine

 

Class #3

Mrs Emma Kelly

Miss Nora Stickel

Miss Dasy Thompson

Miss Edith Lee

Miss Mary Lee

Miss Bertha Sipe

Evlan Wiley

Miss Agnes Wiley

Lela Trussell

Lily Rosten

 

1901

Class #7

 Edith Thomson

Lila Pine

Vivian Tavenner

--Tavenner

Ruth Thompson

Bulah Tavenner

Grace Tavenner

Arolia Longerbeam

 


 

 

1903

Class #5 1903

                Maggie Smallwood teacher

                Margaret  Smallwood

                Kathelene Smallwood

                Viola Longerbeam

                Lucy Tavener

                Edith Wicks

                Irene Wiley

                Gladys Lindsey

                James Trussell

                Norman Tavenner

                Marvin Tavenner

                Ray Tavenner

                Marshall Asby

                Lucy Wicks

 

Class #2 – June 16-23-30

                --a Dewar Teacher

                Lecher Lee

                Kern Royston

                Arthur Lee

                Morrie Royston

                Ralph Tavenner

                Dodge Tavenner

                Allen Royston

 

Class #3  June

                Mary Hottle teacher

                Miss Mandy Lee

                Miss Nannie Smallwood

                Grace Elsea

                Bula Elsea

                Bertha Wiley

                Mary Wiley

                Mabel Lee

                Lena Tavenner

                Delia Sipe

               

Class #4  July 7

                Emma Johnston teacher

                Willie Sipe

                Willie Trussell

                Herman Stickels

                Fred ? Royston

                James Grubbs

                Marshal Wiley

               

Class #5 July 7

                Lessie Tavenner teacher

                Lela Trussell

                Edith Lee

                Bertha Sipe

                Mary Lee

                Eva Lee

                Robert Lee

                Luther Grubbs

                Thomas Grubbs

                Anne Lee

                Maggie Smallwood

                Agnes Wiley

                Ramon Wiley

                Clayton Wiley

                 Luther Carroll

                Eva Wiley

Gilbert Longerbeam

 

 

1903

Mount Carmel Sunday School opened May 17 1903

A.J. Stickles Supt

S.J. Wiley asst supt

A.Tavener sec

H.H. Trussell librarian

Eva Wiley treas

 

Class #1 Aug 19  - Sept 9 

R.L. Johnston teacher

                Miss Annie Longerbeam

                Miss Betty Ferguson

                Miss Lucy Ferguson

                Miss Roberta Ferguson

                Lessie Ferguson

                Diora Wiley

                Florence Wicks

                Mary Ferguson

 

Class #1 1903

                Mrs Wm Lindsey Teacher

                Mrs Doran

                Mary Lee

                Edith Lee

                Eva Lee

                Letha Lee

                Eva Wiley

                Lela Trussell

                Nora Stickles

                Bertha Sipe

                Agnes Wiley

                Julia Sipe

                Bertha Lloyd

                Ether Lloyd

                Lillie Lloyd

 

Class #2 Aug 19-Sept 16

                A Ferguson teacher

                Morrie Royston

                Kern Royston

                Rezin Wiley

                Abner Chappell

                Upton Tavener

               

Class # 2  1903

                S. J. Wiley teacher

                Clayton Wiley

                Robert Lee

                William Lee

                Ralph Tavener

                Willie Sipe

                Joseph Sipe

                Kendall Royston

                Walter Royston

 

Class #3  Aug 5 & 19

                Teacher Mary Hottel

                Rebecca Ferguson’

                Mable Lee

                Nannie Smallwood

                Lena Tavener

                Mary Wiley

 

Class # 3 1903

                Teacher Mrs Nannie Lee

                Leora Lee

                Ada Lee

                Ida Lee

                Ruth Longerbeam

                Arlene Trussell

                Nellie Wiley

                Mary Sipe

 

1903

June 1903 Singing Books

William Lee

Maggie Smallwood

AJ. Stickle

A Tavenner

 

 

1904

Class #3

Mrs Lizzie Lee teacher

Arlene Trussell

Ruth Longerbeam

Leora Lee

Margarite Smallwood

Nellie Wiley

 Vivian Tavenner

 

Class #4

Alvin Stickles teacher

Marshall Lee

Winter Wiley

Wilmer Wiley

Kendall Royston

Henry Royston

 Gilbert Royston’

Lindsey Tavenner

 

1904

34 Ashton Tavenner

35 William Lee

36 Robert Lee

37 Jack Longerbeam

38 John F. Kendall

39 A S Doran

40 George Armstrong

41 Clayton Wiley

42 Howard Hoff

43 Willie Trussell

44 Gilbert Longerbeam

45 R L Johnston

46 --

47 Carroll Adams

48 Albin  Stickles teacher

49 Marshall Lee

50 Wilmer Wiley

51 Winter Wiley

52 Kendall Royston

53 Henry Royston

54 Gilbert Royston

55 Lindsey Tavenner

56 Marvin Tavenner

57 Ray Tavenner

58 Freeland Lee

59 Brookes Lee

60 Horace Smallwood

61 Oliver Smallwood

62 Mervie Smallwood

63 –

64 James Trussell

65 Marshall Royston

66 Luther Royston Jr

67 Willie Wicks

68 S. J. Wiley

69 James Grubbs

70 Luther Royston

 

 

1904

Officers and teachers for the year 1904

Mr. S. J. Wiley Supt

Mr. Luther Wiley asst

James Grubbs sec

Agnes Wiley treas

Mr Nate        Boyce

Teachers

Mrs Doran

Mr Ashton Tavenner

Mrs Lizzie Lee

Mr Albin Stickles

Miss Eva Wiley

Miss Bertha Wiley

Mrs Cooper

 

 

Church conference at Mt Carmel  Mar 13 1904

Rev J. L. Kibler in charge

Names listed

                G W Armstong

                J A Dewar

                Joseph S Grubb

                Matthew Grubb

                Olivia J Lanham

                Mary E Lanham

                N L Coffman

                Thomas Pine

                Miss Rita Carroll

                May  Long—

                L, Lloyd

                P Smallwood

                Lizzie Thompson

                Eliza Wright

                Bertha Wiley sec

 

 

1905

1905 May 7-14

Books issued

Ashton Tavenner teacher

Mrs Doran

Letha Lee

Agnes Wiley

Eva Lee

Mrs Lizzie Royston

Leora Lee

Mrs Ashton Tavenner

Nellie Wiley

Lindsey Tavenner

Walter Royston

Mrs Lanham

Kendall Royston

 

Class #2

William Lee

Marshall Lee

John Kendall

 

Class #4

R D Tavenner

Winter Wiley

Wilmer Wiley

Samuel Garver

 

Class #5

Miss Eva Wiley teacher

Irene Wiley

Eva Lee

Elton Lee

Marvin Tavenner

Lily Garver

Gladys Lindsay

 

1905

Class #6

Miss Bertha Wiley

Ray Tavenner

Norman Tavenner

Peter K Royston

Nina Lee

Lucy Tavenner

Jose Tavenner

Edward Tavenner

Lucy Wicks

Rodney Wiley

Charley Wiley
Br--  Lee

Edith Wicks

Lula Garver

Julia Garver

Lillie Smallwood

---Adams

 

Class #7

Luther Royston

Freelan Lee

Marshall Royston

Luther Royston JR

Horace Smallwood

Olliver Smallwood

Marvil Smallwood

 

 

1905

Committed to collect money for the picnic Aug 6 1905

Lucy Tavenner

Maggie Hoff

Gladys Lindsey

Lillia Garver ?

Irene Wiley

Mrs Lanham

Mrs Luther Royston
1906

1906 Apr 29

Class #1

Teacher Mrs Doran

Asst lib Mrs Thomas Lee

Miss Mary Lee

Miss Bertha Sipe

Miss Eva Wiley

Mrs Boyd

Miss Maggie Hoff

Miss Grace Carroll

Miss Letha Lee

Mrs Ashton Tavenner

Mrs Lizzie Lee

Mrs Russell

Mr Tavenner

 

Class #2

Miss Bertha Wiley

Miss Leora Lee

Miss Ruth Longerbeam

Miss Veora

Miss Nellie Wiley

Miss Ada Lee

Miss Ida Lee

Miss Mary Sipe

 

Class #3

Miss Edith Lee 

Miss Elton Lee

Miss Dora Lee

Miss Irene Wiley

Miss Lucy Tavenner

Miss Gladis Lindsay

Miss Nina Lee

 

Class # 4  1906

Mr Thomas Lee

Dorcey Russell

Oliver Smallwood

Horace Smallwood

Norman Tavenner

Ray Tavenner

Marvin Tavenner

Gilbert Royston

 

Class #5

Mr. Geo Sipe

Mr Boyd

Mr Johnston

Mr George Armstong

Raymond Wiley

Marshall Lee

Kendall Royston

Robert Lee

 

 

1910

Mt Carmel Sunday School may 1 1910

Mr Ashton Tavenner  supt

Luther Royston asst

Mrs Sipe sec

Eva Wiley treas

Officers

1910

Mr Luther Royston president

Mr S. J. Wiley Vice pres

Evangeline Tavenner treas

Edith V Lee sec

Mrs Steward

R L Johnston

Mr Ashton Tavenner

Janie Tavenner

Irene Wiley

May Wiley

Lillie Smallwood

Mrs Sipe

Mary Sipe

Nellie Wiley

Mrs Ollie Lanham

Mrs John Smallwood

Mrs Ashton Tavenner

Lula Smallwood

Ada Lee

Ida Lee

 

(No date)

Mrs Luther Royston

Mrs Ida Russell

Evangeline Tavenner

Beulah Tavenner

May Tavenner

Bessie Warbick

Kendall Royston

Clayton Wiley

Joseph Sipe

Willie Sipe

Horace Smallwood

Milfred  Smallwood

Oliver Smallwood

Mr John Reed

Marvin Tavenner

Ray Tavenner

Rodney Wiley

Charlie Wiley

Kemp Royston

Charlie Longerbeam