Cooksburg School

From Helderberg Hilltowns of Albany County, NY
Cooksburg School #9,


Cooksburg School was located on Lot 6 in Cooksburg. It was one of two Rensselaerville District School No. 9 schools, and known as District 19 in an 1853 deed.[1].

Known Teachers

Teachers known to have taught at the Cooksburg School were: Win Patrie, Blanche Clapper, Edward Richmond, Osee Mulbury, Grace Goff, Millie Newman, Elias White, Willard Brezee and Clara Nickerson.[1]

Mrs Clara Nickerson taught school here 1914-1915


  1. 1.0 1.1 People Made It Happen Here, History of the Town of Rensselaerville ca. 1788-1950, Published 1977