Ella M. Mahaffie

Stone School
Class of 1885

(Aug. 9, 1869 — June 23, 1957)

She taught third and seventh grades at Central School in Olathe from 1889 to 1907. From 1907 to 1937, she served as teacher and administrator in Kansas City, Kansas. In 1913, she was appointed to the Kansas State Board of Education.

(Photo courtesy of Mahaffie House Farmstead)