Principal R. W. Goheen
Identified 26 Sep 2005 by Wayne
Confirmed 23 Jun 2007 by Jean VanLoon &
Updated 2 Sep 2017 by Wayne Jackson
From Jean: Principal R. W. Goheen would not
From Wayne: Raymond William Goheen, son of
William H. Goheen and Elizabeth A. Beggs, was
born 18 Nov 1897 in Northumberland County.
Raymond, 27, married Charlotte Cairns, 22, on
30 Jun 1925 at Campbellford. Their eldest son
was born before they moved to Waterford.
Raymond was Principal of Waterford High for
the 10 years between Sep 1927 and Oct 1937.
He, his wife and eldest son arrived from
Port Hope, and after the birth of their second
son moved on to Havelock.
While Principal at Waterford High, he directed
the school orchestra. Raymond and his wife were
both very active in Baptist circles in Norfolk
while they lived here. He was a frequent speaker
from Walsh to Boston. She frequently sang.
They both played guitar. She also played banjo.
Raymond and his sons Ross and Vernon
subsequently visited Waterford from Havelock.
Raymond died in Florida and is buried in
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