Jim Wheat's POSTMASTERS & POST OFFICES OF TEXAS, 1846 - 1930

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POSTMASTERS & POST OFFICES OF
ATASCOSA COUNTY, TEXAS
1861 - 1930

 

AMPHION (Atascosa)

Hunt, John W., 27 Aug 1886

Chaucy?/Cravey?, Jas. D., 31 Jan 1890

Jackson, Bettie A., 22 Sep 1892

Richardson, Eugene W., 31 Jly 1897

Richardson, Edgar M., 9 Oct 1897

Oury, Ed'n. B., 8 Jun 1905

Fern, Bayard, 19 Jun 1907

Lozano, Frank, 1 Apr 1908

Jenkins, Roy, 11 Mar 1909

Fern, Bayard, 2 Nov 1909

Barrow, Jas. H., 2 Jly 1910

Barrow, Wm. I., 11 Mar 1914

Discontinued 24 May 1916; mail to Jourdanton

(Order rescinded 2 Jun 1916)

Discontinued 15 Sep 1916; mail to Jourdanton

 

 

ANCHORAGE (Atascosa)

Whittet, Thos., 2 Jan 1889

Whittet, Harold E., 16 Oct 1913

Whittet, Louise, 4 Feb 1929

Whittet, Jessie Louise, 17 Feb 1930

 

 

ARP (Atascosa)

Cleveland, Willis P., 10 Mar 1892

Discontinued 9 Sep 1892; mail to Pleasanton

 

 

BELLE BRANCH (Atascosa)

Miller, Geo., 7 Aug 1871

Brister, Dan'l., 22 Jan 1873

Discontinued 16 Jan 1874

 

 

BENTON (Atascosa)

Hazelrigg, Ashton W., 23 Nov 1876

Sweeten, Jos. R., 4 Dec 1877

Hazelrigg, Ashton W., 21 Jan 1878

Waller, Jas. L., 18 Aug 1879

Barmore, Albert K., 8 Sep 1884

Waller, Jas. L., 14 Jan 1885

McCaleb, John L., 14 Jun 1886

Johnson, Virgil A., 19 Sep 1887

Waller, Jas. L., 24 Apr 1889

Collins, Lee G., 9 Feb 1891

White, Chas. H., 23 Aug 1898

Jones, Walter E., 20 Feb 1899

Riley, John F., 1 Apr 1901

Cross, Sam'l. G., 31 Dec 1903

Secrest, Oscar V., 24 May 1906

Kay, Jessie L., 2 Apr 1907

McWhorter, John M., 6 Sep 1912

Discontinued 28 Feb 1929; mail to Lytle

 

 

CAMPBELLTON (Atascosa)

Campbell, John, 5 Aug 1879

Campbell, Wm. J., 20 Apr 1909

Campbell, Ed., 11 Feb 1910

Hamilton, Anna M., 14 Jan 1920

Campbell, Louise, 23 Feb 1922

Campbell, Alyce, 18 May 1925

Hickman, Alyce C., 21 Jan 1926 (Name cg'd by marriage)

Eidson, Sallie C., 9 Feb 1926

 

 

CHARLOTTE (Atascosa)

Wilson, Wilburn M., 6 Sep 1912

Shannon, John C., 5 Jun 1914

Porter, Nathan E., 14 Dec 1915

Couser, Wm. R., 31 May 1918

Winters, Jas. A., 9 Feb 1921

Claiborne, Cecelia C., 18 Apr 1924 (Acting postmaster)

Claiborne, John W., 10 Nov 1924 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

CHRISTINE (Atascosa)

Wassenich, Jos. A., 11 Feb 1910

Johnson, Everett M., 29 Oct 1914

Smith, Dewey C., 7 Mar 1922

 

 

COUGHRAN (Atascosa)

Ormand, Rosalie E., 13 Aug 1913

Everts, Rich'd. F., 30 Apr 1914

Burris, Howard, 14 Sep 1916

Koonce, Walton Abe, 31 Mar 1919

Discontinued 31 Jly 1920; mail to Pleasanton

(Re-established) Zuzan?, Wm. C., 18 Nov 1920

Wood, Mabel, 15 Nov 1921

Coughran, Mildred, 20 Dec 1923

Hankins, Chas. L., 19 Nov 1927

 

 

CROWN (Atascosa)

Crouch, John W., 14 Jun 1900

Crouch, Chas. A., 13 Dec 1902

Coble, Thos. R., 4 Jan 1907

Neal, Robt. E., 5 Apr 1907

Crouch, Ples M., 11 Feb 1910

Crouch, Etta I., 5 Mar 1912

Wigington, Lonnie, 26 Oct 1912

Winters, Jas. A., 19 Nov 1914

Barron, Otto G, 22 Jan 1917

Crouch, Etta I., 27 Feb 1922

Discontinued 15 Dec 1923; mail to Charlotte

 

 

DAVISTOWN (Atascosa)

Key, Joe, 22 Apr 1925

Discontinued 15 Aug 1929; mail to Charlotte

 

 

DITTO (Atascosa)

Atkins, Geo. F., 8 Mar 1881

Howard, Greenup J. H., 8 Sep 1887

Young, Geo. W., 18 Jly 1888

Hurley, Chas. C., 6 Jan 1896

Hurley, Felix M., 12 Nov 1906

Johnson, Norville J., 25 Feb 1909

Discontinued 31 Oct 1918; mail to Poteet

 

 

DOBROWOLSKI (Atascosa)

Cross, Sam'l. G., 15 May 1920

Vrana, Rudolf, 28 Sep 1921

Vrana, Adolph W., 20 Feb 1929

 

 

ERNST (Atascosa)

Ernst, Louis H., 18 Jly 1907

Discontinued 30 Mar 1912; mail to Pleasanton

 

 

FASHING (Atascosa)

Schroeder, Albert, 12 May 1920

Kneip, Eugene H., 21 Apr 1924

 

 

GALLINAS (Atascosa)

Childress, Sam., 13 Sep 1880

Musgrave, J. Q., 11 Sep 1895

Hesskew, Ed. A., 25 Nov 1895

Neill, Jas. S., 23 Nov 1899

Cg'd to LEMING, 18 Apr 1912

 

 

GATES VALLEY (Atascosa)

Gates, Wm. N., 11 Jan 1876

Thompson, Jasper N., 23 Apr 1878

Discontinued 20 Nov 1878

(Re-established) Forsyth, Nelson, 4 Feb 1879

Discontinued 17 Feb 1880

 

 

HINDES (Atascosa)

Branch, Jas. D?, 13 Jan 1913

Atchison, John C., 9 Feb 1917

Hindes, David W., 31 Aug 1917

Williams Jr., Sidney J., 27 Sep 1920

 

 

IMOGENE (Atascosa)

Swindler, Jas. M., 9 Jly 1910

Discontinued 30 Jun 1911; mail to Jourdanton

 

 

IUKA (Atascosa)

Goodwin, Jas. R., 6 May 1886

Robinson, Jonas, 4 Aug 1888

Discontinued 16 Apr 1891; papers to Bigfoot

(Re-established) Crouch, John W., 10 Apr 1893

Crawford, John W., 22 Dec 1893

Discontinued 9 Jly 1895; papers to Anchorage

(Re-established) Morton, Wm. T., 27 Aug 1897

Discontinued 15 Oct 1908; mail to Anchorage

 

 

JOURDANTON (Atascosa)

Harrison, Thos. D., 30 Apr 1909

McConnell, Mary L., 3 May 1911

Long, C. E., 25 Jly 1913

McConnell, Mary L., 10 Dec 1914

Richardson, TIlman L. D., 22 Jan 1915

Peel, Helen M., 15 Aug 1923

 

 

KYOTE (Atascosa)

Rogers, Wm. O., 23 Mar 1927

 

 

LAGUNA (Atascosa)

Steinmetz, M. O., 18 Jan 1881

Discontinued 4 Jun 1881

 

 

LAMMBURG (Atascosa)

Hug, Louis, 14 Mar 1905

Discontinued 14 Oct 1916; mail to Leming

 

 

LEMING (Atascosa) (see also GALLINAS)

Neill, Jas. S., 18 Apr 1912

Cook, Mrs. King T., 16 Nov 1922

Teller, Lulu M., 11 Jan 1923

 

 

LOIRE (Atascosa)

Swindler, Jas. M., 17 Jly 1895

Henderson, Wm. B., 19 Feb 1910

Wright, Jas. A., 31 Jan 1911

Discontinued 15 Nov 1912; mail to Lazenburg?

 

 

LUKE (Atascosa)

Schneider, Frank C., 18 Mar 1908

Discontinued 31 Jan 1909; mail to Gallinas

 

 

LYTLE (Atascosa)

Garnand, Wm. J., 10 Sep 1883

House, Washington R., 25 Apr 1890

Thrower, Sterling D., 21 Jan 1891

Henson, Jos. M., 2 May 1900

McLaughlin, Jos. G., 23 May 1906

Wells, Wm. S., 20 Dec 1910

Kay, Louis B., 9 Mar 1912

Kay, Jessie L., 29 Oct 1914

 

 

McCOY (Atascosa)

Tausch, Walter A., 28 Jly 1914

Discontinued 31 Mar 1915; mail to Coughran

(Re-established) Williams, Jas. B., 20 Dec 1915

Stewart, Hardy A., 11 Jan 1924

Cawthon, Hardy O., 4 May 1926

Thane, Wm. H., 7 Dec 1927

Thane, Hilda A., 13 Feb 1929

Schuh?, Mrs. Hilda A., 19 Oct 1930 (Name cg'd by marriage)

 

 

MOTTOMOSA (Atascosa)

Forest, Ephraim P., 11 Jly 1866

Henderson, N. A. V., 24 Mar 1873

Long, Wm., 18 Jun 1873

Atkins, Geo. F., 16 Jan 1874

Discontinued 30 Sep 1875

 

 

NORTH PLEASANTON (Atascosa)

Cast, Herschel, 22 Jun 1914

Everitt, Wm;. H., 17 Jan 1914

 

 

PLEASANTON (Atascosa)

Thomas, Elijah B., 4 Aug 1858

Walker, Ed., 10 Sep 1860

Walker, Ed., 28 Dec 1861 (CSA)

Thomas, E. B., 21 Jly 1862 (CSA)

Fountain, H. C., 14 Mar 1865 (CSA)

Skook, Mrs. Martha C., 10 Apr 1866

O'Brien, Elijah, 19 Dec 1866

Musgrove, Calvin, 12 Mar 1867

Hoy?/Hay?, Joel D., 15 Jun 1869

Lyons, Coleman, 3 Jun 1870

Johnson, Lewis E., 13 May 1874

Ramsay, John S., 22 Dec 1874

Johnston, Jos. D., 9 Aug 1875

Fountain, Hartwell C., 19 Jan 1880

Smith, John M., 30 Jan 1882

Fountain, Hartwell C., 26 Jun 1882

Smith, John M., 26 Dec 1882

Smith, Martha A., 6 May 1895

Hankinson, Sallie C., 4 Oct 1917

Brite, Nora C., 17 Mar 1924

Mills, Jess T., 6 Sep 1930 (Acting postmaster)

Fechner, Robt. C., 14 Feb 1931

 

 

POTEET (Atascosa)

Poteet, Francis M., 9 Apr 1886

Mumme, Henry T., 20 Sep 1898

Herman, Percy, 17 Oct 1912

Coward, Andrew N., 25 Aug 1913

Coble, Florence S., 27 Jly 1917

Burnham, Florence S., 16 Jan 1918

Franklin, Thos. E., 18 Jan 1922

Gawthon, Geo. O., 3 Nov 1930 (Acting postmaster)

Myers, Chas. B., 8 Jan 1932

 

 

ROHDE (Atascosa)

Hensarlaing, Noah A., 29 Sep 1911

Tausch, Chas., 18 Feb 1913

Discontinued 15 Feb 1915; mail to Tordia

 

 

ROSSVILLE (Atascosa)

Ross. Wm. F. M., 11 Jan 1877

Mackay, Theodosia M., 15 Mar 1881

Gillespie, R. A., 8 Sep 1881

Ross, Wm. F. M., 10 Aug 1882

Yabber, Mrs. Jessie, 14 Mar 1883

Ross, Wm. F. M., 14 May 1883

Bailey, Fred. A., 24 Jly 1886

Patterson, Viola O., 2 Jan 1889

Riojas, Jose M., 26 Jly 1898

Patterson, Viola O., 27 Dec 1901

Ross, Wm. F. M., 9 Apr 1903

Ross, Lachlan J., 22 Jan 1906

Ross, Wm. F. M., 11 Apr 1908

Stoy, Pet. M., 22 Dec 1910

Discontinued 31 Aug 1912; mail to Ditto

(Re-established) Ross, Wm. F. M., 14 Jun 1919

Newman, Arthur L., 16 Jun 1923

 

 

SIESTA (Atascosa)

Neal, Robt. E., 22 Mar 1902

Crawford, John W., 29 Aug 1903

Robinson, Jonas, 23 Jun 1906

Discontinued 15 Oct 1906; mail to Bigfoot

 

 

SOMERSET (Atascosa)

Caruthers, Wm., 6 Dec 1866

Carruthers, Geo. W., 23 Apr 1867

Don, David M., 23 Aug 1869

Noel, G. W., 20 Feb 1871

Don, David M., 13 Apr 1871

Oppenheimer, Harris, 28 Aug 1872

Zoellner, Louis, 5 Mar 1879

Klemcke, Fred. W., 2 Mar 1880

Oppenheimer, Mrs. Olivia, 19 Jly 1882

Mudd, Geo. H., 23 Jan 1883

Holder, Prior F., 7 Dec 1885

Discontinued 13 Dec 1889; papers to Benton

[Apparently re-established]

Reed, Jas. H., 25 Nov 1892

Hartung, W. F., 28 Dec 1893

Discontinued 1 May 1894; papers to Benton

(Re-established) Dixon, Jas. N., 14 Mar 1898

Discontinued 30 Mar 1907; mail to Atascosa

 

 

SUE (Atascosa)

Collins, Sue, 8 Aug 1896

Babbitt, H. J., 28 Aug 1903 (Failed to qualify)

Wheeler, Kate, 12 Jan 1904

Wheeler, Alonzo, 12 May 1908

Discontinued 15 Dec 1915; mail to Anchorage

 

 

TOBEY (Atascosa)

Desmuke, Tom J., 7 May 1894

McKinnon, Wm. P., 12 Nov 1894

Campbell, Jas., 13 Mar 1900

Richardson, Tilman L. S., 14 Jan 1902

Baylor, Elmore, 12 Apr 1904

Wilson, Wilbur M., 23 May 1907

Thomas, Houston J., 22 Jly 1910

Discontinued 31 Aug 1919; mail to Jourdanton

 

 

TORDILLA (Atascosa)

Hart, Arthur J., 14 Feb 1878

Discontinued 1 Apr 1879

(Re-established) Minter, Ebeneezer, 25 Feb 1880

Discontinued 17 Nov 1880

(Re-established) Moore, Jas. D., 19 Jun 1884

King, John G., 22 Sep 1885

Discontinued 14 Jan 1888; papers to Campbellton

 

 

TORDILLA MOUND (Atascosa)

Jameson, John R., 4 Aug 1858

Discontinued 15 Apr 1859

 

 

VERDI (Atascosa)

Smith, Sidney S., 10 Jan 1891

Fuller, Jas. H., 28 Jly 1891

Swindler, Jas. M., 3 Aug 1892

Peymagrosse, Jos., 12 Mar 1895

Harrison, Thos. D., 6 May 1902

Caperton, Andrew J., 25 Feb 1909

Beadle, Geo. H., 31 Mar 1910

Brite, Chas. E., 19 Aug 1911

Brite, Sam, 2 Oct 1914

Discontinued 30 Nov 1916; mail to Leming