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

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POSTMASTERS & POST OFFICES OF
BEXAR COUNTY, TEXAS
1846 - 1930
(Updated May 29, 2004)

 

ADKINS (Bexar)

Jones, Wm. A., 1 Apr 1896

Stanush, Adolph J., 31 Oct 1911

Dudek, Peter L., 18 Feb 1913

Abbott, Thos. H., 26 Apr 1917

New, Tilmon T., 4 Oct 1928

Abbott, Frank G., 18 Jun 1929

 

 

ATASCOSA (Bexar)

Andrews, Benj. G., 5 Sep 1872

Yantis, Robt. F., 14 Dec 1889 (C)

Meyers, John F. W., 11 Nov 1892

Meyer, Mary L., 20 Oct 1914

 

 

BEN FICKLIN (Bexar, Tom Green)

Taylor, Henry M., 27 Aug 1873

Kelly, Wm. S., 22 Dec 1874

To Tom Green Co.

 

 

BERG'S MILL (Bexar)

Broaden, Wm., 23 Mar 1887

Discontinued 27 Aug 1887; papers to San Antonio

(Re-established) Ashley, Frank, 8 Dec 1888

Discontinued 1 Feb 1890; no papers

 

 

BEXAR (Bexar)

Payne, Henry P., 17 Dec1883

Henry, Chas., 15 May 1884

Matthews, Jas. A., 7 Dec 1885

Wright, Jas. B., 7 Sep 1900

Harmon?/Hannon?, Michael, 6 Sep 1901

Marr, Don J., 15 Aug 1904

Kenney, Patrick H., 3 Apr 1905

Discontinued 30 Mar 1907; mail to Atascosa

 

 

BULVERDE (Bexar)

Groenke, Chas., 9 Dec1879

Discontinued 30 Apr 1919; mail to Wetmore

 

 

CALAVERAS (Bexar, Wilson) (see also WRIGHT)

Frazier, Wm., 15 Dec 1882

To Wilson County

 

 

CAMP MELVIN (Bexar)

Eckles, Wm. H., 11 Dec 1868

Discontinued 28 Sep 1870

 

 

CAMP STOCKTON (Bexar, Presidio)

Green, Fred. W., 10 May 1859

Pierce, Leonard, 29 Aug 1859

Holliday, John D., 19 Jan 1860

Discontinued 23 Jan 1867

(Re-established) Schott, Amos, 7 Jun 1867

To Presidio Co.

 

 

CARMEL (Bexar)

Coy, Antonio S., 17 Nov 1887

Discontinued 23 Jan 1889; papers to San Antonio

 

 

CARPENTER (Bexar, Wilson)

Pierdolla, Wm. B., 23 Jun 1900

Maros, Thos. V., 16 Feb 1901

Kiolbassa, Aug., 28 Jly 1909

Winkler, Jos., 31 Jan 1911

In Wilson County

 

 

CASTROVILLE (Bexar, Medina)

Laroche, M., 12 Jan 1847

Laroche, Jos. D., 15 Jun 1847

Causici, Angelo, 19 Jan 1849

Now in Medina County

 

 

CIBOLO (Bexar)

Harrison, John S., 21 Jun 1852

Hill, Jesse M., 15 Jly 1854

Pancoast, Josiah, 8 Sep 1855

Foster, Arthur, 29 Oct 1855

Cg'd to SELMA, 5 Feb 1856

 

 

CLETO (Bexar)

Gillock, Braxton W., 17 Apr 1852

Cg'd to ECLETO, [22 Apr 1854]

 

 

CONVERSE (Bexar)

Marmion, Jas. R., 12 Feb 1878

Discontinued 2 May 1881

(Re-established) Gibbs, Chas. C., 21 Dec 1881

Hall, Edward, 27 Feb 1884

(Order rescinded 8 Nov 1889)

Hall, Margaret, 2 Apr 1884

Johnston, J. B., 15 Mar 1887

Hall, Margaret, 2 Apr 1884

Sieck, August H., 26 Mar 1890

Simon, Chas. A., 26 Nov 1895

Borgfeld, Louis C., 18 Dec 1907

Gold, Herman H., 28 Oct 1914

 

 

COTTAGE HILL (Bexar)

Jackson, Wm. A., 26 Jly 1860

Discontinued 23 Jan 1867

(Re-established) Humphrey, John, 23 Oct 1871

Cg'd to ST. HEDWIG, 18 Jun 1877

 

 

EARLE (Bexar)

Thompson, John H., 9 Jun 1887

Hardin, John, 4 Dec 1889 (C)

Mickler, Jas., 3 Mar 1894

Kimball, Jas. F., 13 Sep 1901

Discontinued 30 Apr 1904; mail to San Antonio

 

 

ECLETO (Bexar, Karnes, Wilson, Karnes) (see also CLETO)

Gillock, Braxton W., 22 Apr 1854

Now in Karnes County

 

 

ELMENDORF (Bexar)

Kroeger, Wm. C., 1 May 1886

Gaskins, Chas. B., 11 Feb 1888

Gaskins, Ella B., 22 Jun 1896

Ball, Frank X., 22 Jun 1903

Cantee, Juan, 11 Jan 1911

 

 

FORT CLARK (Bexar, Kinney)

Riordan, Thos., 5 Sep 1855

Later in Kinney County

 

 

FORT CONCHO (Bexar, Tom Green)

Trainer, Jas., 30 Apr 1868

Russell, Wm., 30 Apr 1874

Millspaugh, Jas. L., 8 Feb 1875

To Tom Green Co.

 

 

FORT DAVIS (Bexar, Presidio)

Pitcher, Thos. G., 19 May 1855

Young, Alex., 25 Mar 1857

Murphy, Pat., 30 Jly 1866

Later in Presidio County

 

 

FORT INGE (Bexar, Uvalde)

Howard, Clement W., 22 Aug 1853

Severing, Henry, 18 Nov 1854

Later in Uvalde County

 

 

FORT LANCASTER (Bexar)

Tessier, David, 2 Feb 1856

Cantwell, Jas., 2 Mar 1858

Brenner, Ed. F., 27 Mar 1860

Discontinued 8 May 1861 [by U. S. Govt.?]

Discontinued 12 Nov 1861 (CSA)

 

 

FORT McKAVETT (Bexar)

Doak, Wm. H., 26 Aug 1854

Lane, E. D., 27 Oct 1854

Discontinued 27 Sep 1855

(Re-established) Cameron, Ewen, 24 Aug 1858

Discontinued 29 Mar 1859

 

 

FORT SAM HOUSTON (Bexar)

Warwick, Maria L., 23 Jun 1900

Weand, Lola, 19 Dec 1904

Petersen, Godfrey, 13 Mar 1915

Discontinued 15 May 1916; mail to Fort Sam Houston Station, San Antonio

 

 

FRIER (Bexar)

Head, Jas., 13 Aug 1850

Cg'd to WEIRS, [12 May 1852]

 

 

GARZAS (Bexar)

Quesenberry, J. T., 16 Dec 1879

Latham, John, 17 Mar 1880

Discontinued 8 Jly 1880

 

 

GARZAS CROSSING (Bexar)

Samuel, Wm. G. M., 16 Jan 1872

Discontinued 7 May 1874

(Re-established) Sibert, Robt. J., 10 Jun 1875

Discontinued 16 Aug 1875

 

 

GRAYTOWN (Bexar, Wilson, Bexar, Wilson)

Gray, Jas. W., 6 Aug 1861 (CSA)

Gray, Jas., 9 Jly 1866

To Wilson Co.

[Apparently cg'd back to Bexar Co.]

Waddell, John, 13 Oct 1879

Discontinued 26 Nov 1879

(Re-established) Young, Newton A., 4 Oct 1881

Discontinued 4 Jan 1883; mail to Wright

[Apparently re-established in Wilson County]

 

 

HELLEMANS (Bexar)

Pons, Jas. A., 1 Mar 1892

Bacon, Jas. P., 31 Jly 1893

Ashley, Frank, 8 Sep 1896

King, Sydney, 29 Oct 1898

Ashley, Frank, 4 Aug 1899

King, Sydney, 29 Oct 1898

Ashley, Frank, 4 Aug 1899

Gover?, Emily, 28 Aug 1899

Ashley, Jas. F., 6 Jun 1902

Discontinued 15 Mar 1904; mail to San Antonio

 

 

HELOTES (Bexar)

Mueller, Chas., 12 Sep 1873

Mueller, Mrs. Amalie, 29 Mar 1878

Boegel, Amalie N., 29 Dec 1879

Gugger, Arnold, 24 Apr 1888

Smith, Branch L., 17 Mar 1904 (Declined)

Marnock, Gabriel W., 23 May 1904

Gottschalk, Emil, 21 Mar 1919

Riggs, Jas., 23 Aug 1919

Fuller, Albert, 16 May 1923

 

 

IDLEWILD (Bexar)

Dunkin, Thos., 18 Aug 1887

Discontinued 31 May 1902; papers to Macdona

(Re-established) McLaughlin, Frank H., 11 Apr 1908

(Order rescinded 13 Aug 1908)

 

 

KINLEY'S (Bexar)

Kinley, Chester C., 15 Nov 1852

Discontinued 14 Oct 1853

 

 

KIRBY (Bexar)

Stolte, Louise, 12 Sep 1907

Wolff, Ed., 8 Jly 1915

Discontinued 31 Jly 1916; mail to Converse

 

 

LAVERNIA (Bexar, Wilson) (see also POST OAK)

Henderson, Connally F., 7 May 1859

Sutherland, Wm., 4 Oct 1860

Later in Wilson County

 

 

LEAL (Bexar)

Mitchell, Hiram A., 13 Jly 1858

Kerr, Wm. P., 7 Sep 1858

Kerr, Wm. P., 12 Jly 1861 (CSA)

Discontinued 25 Jun 1867

 

 

LEON SPRINGS (Bexar)

Simon, Ferdinand, 17 Sep 1857

Aue, Max, 22 Oct 1860

Aue, M., 12 Jly 1861 (CSA)

Topperwein, L. Ferdinand, 30 Jan 1866

Aue, Max, 10 Oct 1876

Aue, Rudolph, 18 Mar 1904

Discontinued 30 Sep 1918; mail to Van Raub

 

 

LOCKE HILL (Bexar)

Lacey, Lewis M., 17 Mar 1869

Discontinued 20 Sep 1869

(Re-established) Lacey, Lafayette L., 7 Feb 1877

DeZavala, Augustine, 13 Jly 1880

Prandy, Thos., 11 Aug 1880

Lacy, Louis D., 26 May 1881

DeZavala, Augustine, 3 Aug 1881

To SHAVANO, 21 Nov 1881

 

 

LODI (Bexar, Wilson)

Cook, Stephen T., 20 Sep 1858

Cook, S. P, 8 Apr 1862 (CSA)

Later in Wilson County

 

 

LOOKOUT (Bexar)

Goebel, Louis, 30 Jun 1893

Beck, Henry, 24 Dec 1897

Beck, Emil, 23 Dec 1898

Discontinued 15 Nov 1902; papers to San Antonio

 

 

LOSOYA (Bexar)

Lecomte, Leon, 24 Feb 1879

De Hymel, Frank O., 28 Jun 1880

Discontinued 9 Nov 1880

(Re-established) Herrera, Juan J,. 28 May 1890

Discontinued 5 Feb 1891; papers to San Antonio

(Re-established) Lucchese, Salvador, 29 Nov 1893

Discontinued 18 Aug 1894; papers to Earle

(Re-established) Matthey, Julius H., 1 Dec 1897

Discontinued 31 Jan 1910; mail to San Antonio

 

 

LUCAS SPRING (Bexar)

Adams, John Q., 4 Jun 1877

Discontinued 21 Jan 1879

 

 

LUXELLO (Bexar)

Lux, Chas., 6 Jly 1915

 

 

MACDONA (Bexar)

Meredith, Mary K., 13 Sep 1886

Dew, Panthea, 16 Jan 1889

Discontinued 26 May 1891; papers to Van Ormy

(Re-established) Worcester, Warren W., 3 Jly 1891

Short, Eugene J., 11 Nov 1893

Discontinued 27 Dec 1894; papers to Von Ormy

(Re-established) Watts, Carrol W., 11 Jan 1899

Baker, Geo. C., 16 Nov 1905

Baker, Clyde G., 6 Mar 1909

Herman, Percy, 1 Aug 1911

Field, Wm. S., 18 Jun 1912

Mulcahy, Allie E., 6 Jan 1914

Sherman, Florence, 18 Dec 1915

Vogt, Arthur J., 30 Jly 1917

Shelton, Bess, 16 Nov 1923

Franz, Gus A., 20 May 1924

Vogt, Arthur J., 9 May 1924 (Declined)

Jacobs, John, 11 Mar 1925

Franz, Ottilia, 2 Dec 1925

Zeinert, Frank H., 8 Feb 1926

Wilcox, Emma, 13 Sep 1928

 

 

MANNING (Bexar

Carl, John C., 29 Jan 1880

Discontinued 10 May 1880

(Re-established) Applewhite, Stephen M., 27 Jun 1881

Applewhite, Jesse, 12 Aug 1881

Discontinued 31 Mar 1882; mail to Somerset

(Re-established) Hardin, John, 5 Jun 1882

Swindler, Jas., M., 26 Feb 1883

Thompson, J. N., 19 Jly 1883

Discontinued 27 Aug 1883; mail to San Antonio

 

 

MANN'S CROSSING (Bexar)

Krause, Anton F., 14 Jan 1879

Discontinued 9 Nov 1880

(Re-established) Bywater, Branson, 13 Sep 1886

Cg'd to VON ORMY, 4 Dec 1886

 

 

MAYSVILLE (Bexar)

Spicenthornton, Arthur, 29 Apr 1854

Gilbert, Roswell B., 12 Dec 1854

Friow, Sam'l., 16 Jun 1855

Discontinued 10 Nov 1855

 

 

MINERAL SPRINGS (Bexar)

Sutherland, John, 31 Dec 1850

Discontinued 26 Jly 1852

 

 

OAKLEY (Bexar)

Nockolds, Walpole, 9 Apr 1901

Discontinued 31 Jan 1907; mail to Elmendorf

 

 

OSCAR (Bexar)

Nelson, Peter, 11 Feb 1884

Discontinued 8 Feb 1886?; papers to San Antonio

 

 

PARITA (Bexar)

Salter, Jas. T., 18 Jun 1898

Discontinued 31 Aug 1911; mail to Elmendorf

 

 

POST OAK (Bexar)

Brown?, Jos. G., 2 Feb 1853

Rector, Claiborne, 8 Apr 1854

Henderson, Connally F., 24 Apr 1857

Cg'd to LAVERNIA, 7 May 1859

 

 

QUINTANA (Bexar)

Piedra, Miguel, 16 Jun 1884

Discontinued 5 Feb 1885; mail to San Antonio

 

 

RANDOLPH FIELD (Bexar)

Vordenbaum, Everett A., 20 Aug 1929

 

 

SABINAL (Bexar, Uvalde)

Hammer, Thom. B., 19 Oct 1854

Davenport, J. B., 11 Feb 1857

Pulliam, Wm. H., 20 Apr 1857

Later in Uvalde County

 

 

ST. HEDWIG (Bexar) (see also COTTAGE HILL)

Felix, Frank, 18 Jun 1877

Kotula, Frances, 5 Apr 1881

Singer, Wm., 17 Aug 1881

*Zizik, Jos. M., 6 Aug 1883

Zizik, Jos. M., 27 Aug 1886

Felix, Theo., 4 Mar 1895

Dunstin, Jos., 6 Jan 1900 (Declined)

Discontinued 31 May 1900; papers to Adkins

(Re-established) Stozelcyzk, Andrew, 13 Aug 1900

Stozelcyzk, Andeas, 6 Jly 1905

Collmer, Phil F., 20 Apr 1916

Added May 29, 2004:
*
Zezik Pleaded Guilty.

SAN ANTONIO, May 25. -- J. M. Zezik, ex-postmaster
at St. Hedwig, pleaded guilty in the Federal court to
embezzlement of money order funds and received
two years in the penitentiary.

- May 25, 1895, Dallas Daily Times Herald, p. 2, col. 5.
- o o o -

 

 

SAN ANTONIO (Bexar)

Trueheart, Jas. L., 22 May 1846

Woodward, O. C., 7 Jly 1847

Peacock, Ralph W., 18 Nov 1847

Bowen, John, 9 May 1848

Brown, Alex. G., 24 Jly 1855

Radaz, Henry L., 25 Jun 1856

Dewey, E. C., 10 Jly 1861 (CSA)

Gambid, Sidney P., 23 Jun 1865

Norris, Mrs. Margaret E., 19 Apr 1876

Manning, John C., 15 Aug 1879

Newcomb, Jas. P., 5 Feb 1883

Howard, Henry P., 5 Oct 1885

Johnson, Sam'l. M., 5 Nov 1889

George, Jos. M., 7 Feb 1894

Clifford, Geo. G., 5 Apr 1898

Stevens, John J., 29 Jan 1906

Armistead, Geo. D., 26 May 1914

Fuller, Jos. W., 1 Sep 1921 (Acting postmaster)

Lucas, Peter G., 3 Feb 1922

 

 

SAN JOSE (Bexar)

Hamilton, Harry W., 20 Dec 1910

Hoffman, Julius C., 13 Jun 1911

Milhan, Helen A., 21 Jan 1913

 

 

SAN JUAN (Bexar)

Healy, Jas., 17 Jan 1882

Discontinued 12 Dec 1882; mail to San Antionio.

 

 

SAN LUCAS SPRINGS (Bexar)

Adams, John Q., 20 Sep 1858

Discontinued 17 Jun 1859

 

 

SAYERS (Bexar)

Saunders, Wm. D. H., 6 Nov 1885

Discontinued 31 Dec 1915; mail to Adkins

 

 

SEBASTOPOL (Bexar)

James, John T., 26 Jly 1855

Discontinued 15 Dec 1855

 

 

SEGLAR (Bexar)

Briggs, Geo. A., 26 Mar 1891

Briggs, Thos. P., 9 Sep 1895

Briggs, John F., 17 Dec 1897

Carter, Henrietta E., 17 Mar 1904

Discontinued 15 Jun 1906; mail to Atascosa

 

 

SELMA (Bexar) (see also CIBOLO)

Foster, Art., 5 Feb 1856

Murchison, M. Hood, 10 Aug 1857

Allen Sr., Hugh, 19 Jly 1859

Miller, John G., 25 Oct 1860

Miller, John G., 5 Aug 1861 (CSA)

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

(Re-established) Sproul, Sam'l. B., 2 Apr 1867

Miller, John G., 9 Mar 1871

Hofheinz, Dan'l., 4 Feb 1875

Discontinued 16 May 1877

(Re-established) Bremer, Adolph, 11 Jly 1877

Fenske, Geo., 13 Oct 1884

Schmid, Wm., 25 Oct 1886

Stuve, Fred. W., 10 Aug 1889

Sahm, Robert, 7 Oct 1891

Lux, Chas., 7 Apr 1896

Discontinued 28 Feb 1906; mail to Bracken

 

 

SENIOR (Bexar)

Avent, Andrew J., 17 Jan 1882

Discontinued 12 Dec 1882; mail to San Antonio

[Apparently re-established]

Klencke, F. W., 21 Jun 1883

Caruthers, Wm. R., 11 Jan 1893

Klencke, Jane, 22 Jan 1894

Klencke, Martha J., 7 Feb 1894

Caruthers, Wm. R., 17 Jun 1896

Goushor, L. S., 26 Jly 1898

Caruthers, Wm. R., 26 Oct 1900

Ernst, Aug. F., 23 Oct 1901

Discontinued 15 Jun 1906; mail to Von Ormy

 

 

SHAVANO (Bexar) (see also LOCKE HILL)

deZavalla, Augustine, 21 Nov 1881

deZavala, Adina, 19 May 1893

White, Fleetwood, 20 Oct 1894

Linn, Henry, 23 Jan 1900

Discontinued 31 Oct 1902; papers to San Antonio

(Re-established) Tiller, Mattie E., 10 Nov 1902

Discontinued 15 May 1903; papers to San Antonio

 

 

SILESIA (Bexar)

Hellman, Paul, 14 Apr 1897

Dolle Jr., Fritz, 29 Jun 1898

Discontinued 15 Sep 1899; papers to San Antonio

 

 

SOMERSET (Bexar)

Kurz, Walter, 12 Aug 1920

Copeland, Miss Burton, 15 May 1925

Copeland, Mrs. Wm. F., 11 Mar 1926

Kurz, Walter, 12 Jun 1926

 

 

SOUTH SAN ANTONIO (Bexar) (see also SOUTHSAN)

Carhart, Lucy A., 31 May 1919

 

 

SOUTHSAN (Bexar)

Carhart, Lucy A., 26 Mar 1918

Cg'd to SOUTH SAN ANTONIO, 31 May 1919

 

 

SOUTHTON (Bexar)

Vordenbaum, Hugo, 18 Jly 1910

Hasenbeck, Ella B., 26 Oct 1912

 

 

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS (Bexar, Wilson)

Sutherland, John, 27 Jan 1851

Young, John, 9 Nov 1854

Sutherland, John, 23 Mar 1855

Lilly, John W., 27 Dec 1856

Goode, Robt., 3 Aug 1858

Fennell, Frank M., 5 Aug 1859

Sutherland, John, 20 Oct 1859

Later in Wilson County

 

 

TENAHA (Bexar)

Gardiner, Thos. G., 18 May 1858

Discontinued 11 May 1860

 

 

THELMA (Bexar)

Watson, Jas., 3 May 1906

Discontinued 15 Apr 1921; mail to San Antonio

 

 

ULTZVILLE (Bexar)

Coughran, Aaron S., 4 Apr 1873

Edwards, Albert N., 5 Jan 1874

Discontinued 28 Aug 1874

 

 

VALLEY (Bexar, Guadalupe) (see also WEIRS)

Perryman, Thos. J., 20 Nov 1852

Now in Guadalupe County

 

 

VALMONT (Bexar)

Hellman, Felix, 12 Jun 1895

Discontinued 23 Oct 1896; papers to Valmont [error?]

 

 

VAN RAUB (Bexar)

Newton, Frank A., 20 May 1889

Monken, Henry A., 4 Dec 1894

Klabunde, Anna, 16 Jun 1914

Fey, Anna, 9 Jly 1915

Fey, Frank O., 11 Dec 1918

Discontinued 15 May 1919; mail to Boerne

 

 

VON ORMY (Bexar) (see also MANNS CROSSING)

Bywaters, Branson, 4 Dec 1886

Mann, Jeff D., 30 Oct 1914

Biel, Katharine C., 25 Jly 1921 (Declined)

 

 

WEIRS (Bexar) (see also FRIER)

Weir, Jas., 12 May 1852

Cg'd to VALLEY, 20 Nov 1852

 

 

WETMORE (Bexar)

Claridge, Rosa I., 13 Feb 1890 (C)

Seideman, P. Jacob, 7 Nov 1891

Theis, Albert, 26 Aug 1899

 

 

WRIGHT (Bexar)

Wright, Wm. P., 24 Mar 1882

Frazier, Wm. 31 Aug 1882

Cg'd to CALAVERAS, 15 Dec 1882