Teaching Contract Between Ethel Wettlaufer and the Trafalgar School Area, 1956
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Description
The teaching contract between Mrs. Ethel Wettlaufer and the Trafalgar school area signed April 21, 1956. The yearly salary was $4300.00 beginning September 4, 1956.

Ethel Wettlaufer was born and raised in Merton, which was near what is now the Queen Elizabeth Way and Bronte Road. As a young lady, she attended Normal School (teacher’s college) in Hamilton. The 1st school she taught was The "Old" Schoolhouse, S.S. #10, the Tenth Line School aka the Britannia-Miller school.

She and Eckhardt lived at 2467 Bronte Road in Palermo. She taught at the Palermo school, S.S. #2, Trafalgar Township, Halton County, starting in 1944 and through into the 1950s. Her teaching contracts are shown as individual records in this internet collection.

She was also very active in leading the music of Palermo United Church and in the area women's institutes.
Date of Original
April 21, 1956
Subject(s)
Personal Name(s)
Ethel Irene Giles, b.September 20, 1899, d.July 20, 1979. Married Eckhardt Reiner Elton Wettlaufer at Merton in the province of Ontario, on the 17th day of September, A.D. 1924. This was a double wedding with her sister Mary who married Harry Leedham. Eckhardt Reiner Elton Wettlaufer, b. November 30, 1894, d.November 28, 1956.
Local identifier
TTOIKW0067
Collection
Trafalgar Township Historical Society
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.50011 Longitude: -79.78293
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Recommended Citation
Teaching Contract Between Ethel Wettlaufer and the Trafalgar School Area, 1956
Contact
Trafalgar Township Historical Society
Email:michelle@tths.ca
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Trafalgar Township Historical Society Sponsor: Jeff Knoll, Local & Regional Councillor for Oakville Ward 5 – Town of Oakville/Regional Municipality of Halton
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Teaching Contract Between Ethel Wettlaufer and the Trafalgar School Area, 1956


The teaching contract between Mrs. Ethel Wettlaufer and the Trafalgar school area signed April 21, 1956. The yearly salary was $4300.00 beginning September 4, 1956.

Ethel Wettlaufer was born and raised in Merton, which was near what is now the Queen Elizabeth Way and Bronte Road. As a young lady, she attended Normal School (teacher’s college) in Hamilton. The 1st school she taught was The "Old" Schoolhouse, S.S. #10, the Tenth Line School aka the Britannia-Miller school.

She and Eckhardt lived at 2467 Bronte Road in Palermo. She taught at the Palermo school, S.S. #2, Trafalgar Township, Halton County, starting in 1944 and through into the 1950s. Her teaching contracts are shown as individual records in this internet collection.

She was also very active in leading the music of Palermo United Church and in the area women's institutes.