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Superintendent of schools

William James BICKETT, American Superintendent of Schools. Member of New Jersey State Teachers Association (Past President); New Jersey Council Education; Elks: Masons; Shrine.


BICKETT, William James was born on December 22, 1878 in Portadown, Ireland. Son of James and Gracey Bickett.


Normal School; Grove City College, Doctor of Philosophy. Special Courses, Professor Colleges.


Teacher, Parkesburg, Pennsylvania High School, 1898-1901. Principal, Middletown, Delaware, Dupont Schools, Delaware, 1904- Operating system. Superintendent of Schools, Salem, New Jersey, 1905-1906, Rahway, New Jersey, 1907-1917, Bernardsville, New Jersey, 1917-1921, Trenton, New Jersey, since 1921.

Wrote Magazine Articles.


Member of New Jersey State Teachers Association (Past President). New Jersey Council Education. Elks: Masons; Shrine.

Clubs: Carteret (Trenton), New Jersey School Masters.


Spouse Edna Tilgmnan Galloway, July 1902, Parkesburg, Pennsylvania.