Rhode Island Lighthouse History

  Whale Rock Light  


Whale Rock Lighthouse Keepers

1882 - 1911


 Lighthouse Keepers   Annual Salaries Dates Appointed
 Nathaniel Dodge (acting)  $600.00  September 2, 1882
 Nathaniel Dodge  $600.00  December 1, 1882
 Elam P. Littlefield (acting)  $600.00  October 20, 1885
 Elam P. Littlefield  $600.00  July 12, 1886
 Edward Andrews (acting)  $600.00  April 21, 1891
 Charles Smith  $600.00  November 6, 1893
 Sylvester R. Allen (acting))  $600.00  April 8, 1895
 Judson G. Allen  $600.00  September 9, 1895
 Joshua A. Overton  $600.00  July 1, 1899
 Nelson Sprague  $600.00  July 6, 1900
 Silar E. Stanton  $600.00  May 1, 1901
 Joseph D. Meade  $600.00  August 20, 1901
 Peter M. Peterson  $600.00  October 1, 1902
 William Aichele  $624.00  September 4, 1906
 Hans Christian Anderssen  $624.00  December 1, 1908
 John J. Sheridan  $624.00  September 1, 1910
 John C. W. Porter  $624.00  October 6, 1910
 Theo Shoug  $624.00  July 4, 1911


View pages of Whale Rock Lighthouse Keeper's Names from Register of Lighthouse Keepers, 1845 - 1892


Keepers 1882 - 1887 Keepers 1885 - 1900

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