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ISLAND POST OFFICES

Updated February 2015   UPDATED    

Compiled from data from Canadian Gov't Archives      http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca
 

Name of  Office

Postmaster

Date of Appointment

Date of Vacancy

Cause of Vacancy

Kentvale

F B Kent

April 20, 1901

January 4, 1905

change of location

John Rousseau

January 28, 1905

Gawas

Wm. Pollock

Dec 1, 1895

April 4, 1904

resignation

Mrs. Mary Archibald

February 16, 1905

May 21, 1909

resignation

Mrs.Janet Bryden

October 15, 1909

October 13, 1914

death

Mrs. Robert Gingles

November 19, 1914

April 20, 1923

resignation- closed

Harmony

FB Kent

April 20, 1901

January 4, 1905

change of location

John Rousseau

January 28, 1905

February 22, 1928

closed - moved to Richards Landing

Marksville

John Marks

July 1,1878

1893-

death

ST Bowker

January 1,1894

March 12,1898

death

Herbert Duncan

May 12,1898

August 22, 1904

resignation

Mrs. Mary Duncan

October 22, 1904

July 12, 1909

resignation

Miss Mabel Duncan

September 1, 1909

1912-

resignation

Mrs. Mabel Trainor

August 30, 1912

Hilton Beach

John Marks

July 1,1878

1893-

death

ST Bowker

January 1,1894

March 12,1898

death

Herbert Duncan

May 12,1898

August 22, 1904

resignation

Mrs. Mary Duncan

October 22, 1904

July 12, 1909

resignation

Miss Mabel Duncan

September 1, 1909

1912-

resignation

Mrs. Mabel Trainor

August 30, 1912

February 19, 1923

resignation

Wm Walton

May 7, 1923

August 16, 1958

retirement

Mrs. Florence Walton

August 23, 1958

acting

Mrs. Florence Walton

November 7, 1958

October 14, 1965

retirement

Lorne McCarty

October 14, 1965

Ona McCarty

acting

Tracy Pollari

December 31, 2014

resignation

Sharon Thomas

January 2015

Outlook

Philip Mansfield

November 1, 1908

April 10, 1909

resignation

Charles Mansfield

July 1, 1909

October 31, 1922

closed

St Joseph Island

John Richards

October 1,1876

Richards Landing 

John Richards

October 1,1876

June 29,1895

resignation

Thomas Foster

September 1,1895

August 10,1899

resignation

WJ Smith

October 1,1899

March 6, 1900

resignation

Wm Ferguson

April 1, 1900

June 21, 1912

resignation

Mrs. Alice Ross

July 6, 1912

August 17, 1923

resignation

Mrs. Gladys Ross

October 22, 1923

May 20, 1945

death

Mrs. Mabel Trainor

May 20, 1945

acting

Roy Bishop

September 1, 1945

June 21, 1978

Mrs. Carla Richardson

June 21, 1978

September 1978

acting

Jack Swann

September 6, 1978

1990

Carla Richardson

1990

September 2012

retired

Sharon Thomas

September 2012

December 2012

acting

Chris Walmsley

January 2013

Sea Gull

JM Ross

March 1,1884

October 31,1895

death

Miss Helen Ross

February 1, 1896

1896-

death

Thomas Williams

May 1, 1900

September 11, 1906

resignation

Owen Rains

March 1, 1907

February 22, 1928

closed- moved to Richards Landing

Tenby Bay

JW Linton

July 1, 1881

June 23,1886

resignation

BP Fuller

August 1, 1886

1887-

left the place

Ben Fuller Jr

October 1,1887

February 14, 1893

resignation

Isaac Gibbs

September 1,1893

July 1, 1902

resignation

John Sheldon

September 1, 1902

July 24, 1903

resignation

Isaac Gibbs

October 1, 1903

March 20, 1908

resignation

Francis Bolt

May 1, 1908

February 26, 1909

resignation

WJ Jessop

April 1, 1909

November 30, 1911

dismissal- political partisanship

Isaac Gibbs

December 30, 1911

February 8, 1922

death

Reg Gibbs

June 16, 1922

February 5, 1951

resignation

July 18, 1951

closed- moved to Hilton Beach

Carterton

Daniel McPhail

June 1, 1883

August 22, 1886

resignation

John Kirk

January 1 , 1887

May 12, 1898

change

George Fish

July 1,1898

August 30, 1943

closed

Milford Haven

Wm Struthers

April 1, 1904

August 2, 1904

resignation

Charles Murphy

August 1, 1904

October 5, 1908

resignation

David Guiney

December 1, 1908

April 16, 1912

change of site

Walter Cooper

August 14, 1912

February 16, 1922

resignation

CE McQueen

November 7, 1922

July 8, 1924

resignation

William Smith

April 11, 1925

August 1, 1925

resignation

Mrs. Dolly Ward

December 17, 1925

June 2, 1930

resignation

Mrs. Ruby Garside

June 30, 1930

acting

closed

Jocelyn

Christopher Young

July 1, 1881

February 2, 1898

death

Mrs. Jane Young

Jun 1,1898

July 23, 1912

resignation

July 23, 1912

closed

Neebish

Evan Rains

Aug 1, 1880

Oct 31, 1881

closed