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

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POSTMASTERS & POST OFFICES
OF COMAL COUNTY, TEXAS
1847 - 1930

 

ANHALT (Comal)

Krause, Louis, 24 Nov 1879

Discontinued 31 Mar 1907; mail to Bulverde

 

 

BOERNE (Comal)

Staffel, Aug., 18 Jun 1856

Staffel, Aug., 17 Jan 1862 (CSA)

O'Grady, John G., 30 Jan 1866

Lohman, Ferdinand, 4 Aug 1869

Staffel? / Staffer?, Mrs. Bertha, 15 Dec 1870

Schweppe, Aug., 1 Feb 1881

Theis, Henry, 28 Oct 1889

Saner, Patterson D., 9 Feb 1894

Wendler, Huga B., 11 Aug 1898

Calrow, Gerald W., 26 Jun 1900

Willke, Emma L., 27 Jan 1914

Saunders, Nancy, 4 May 1925 (Acting postmaster)

Lehman, Nancy, [21 Jan 1927?] (Name cg'd by marriage)

 

 

BRACKEN (Comal)

Schmitz, Chas., 26 Dec 1883

Meeks, W. W., 25 Sep 1886

Kramer, Oscar, 10 Dec 1886

Finske, Wm., 15 Dec 1887

Bremer, Adolph, 13 Jly 1899

Bremer, Hugo, 13 Feb 1908

Rosenberg, Wesley R., 31 Jan 1911

Rosenberg, Mrs. Wesley R., 23 May 1930

Rosenberg, Mrs. Bertha, 7 Jun 1930

Rosenberg, Gilmer, 18 Mar 1931

 

 

COMAL RANCHE (Comal)

Established 19 Oct 1861 (CSA)

Holly, Wm. DeF., 19 Oct 1861 (CSA)

Power, Chas., 24 Apr 1862 (CSA)

[Apparently discontinued by CSA]

 

 

CRAIN'S MILLS (Comal)

Crain, Jas. B., 19 Oct 1857

Lackey, John J., 31 Mar 1859

Crain, Jas. B., 12 Jly 1859

Lackey, John J., 23 Mar 1860

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

[Apparently re-established]

Engel, August, 17 Jan 1873

Engel, August W., 1 Apr 1905

 

 

DANVILLE (Comal)

Klaus, Wm., 9 Jun 1875

Discontinued 28 Aug 1894; papers to Bracken

 

 

FISCHER'S STORE (Comal)

Fischer, Herman, 24 Jly 1876

Cg'd to FISCHER STORE, 14 Feb 1894

 

 

FISCHER STORE (Comal) (see also FISCHER'S STORE)

Fischer, Herman, 14 Feb 1894

Fischer, Willie, 22 Sep 1931

 

 

GOODWIN (Comal)

Gruene, Henry D., 6 Jun 1890

Discontinued 31 Mar 1904; mail to New Braunfels

 

 

HANCOCK (Comal)

Heise, Theo., 15 Oct 1914

Guenther, Frank, 25 Apr 1916

 

 

HODGE'S MILLS (Guadalupe, Comal, Blanco, Kendall) (see also HODGE'S)

Hodges, John S., 17 Feb 1857

Robison, Neill, 17 Feb 1858

Jones, Wm. C?/E?., 4 May 1859

Later in Blanco County

 

 

HUNTER (Comal)

Schley, Gus. A., 25 Jun 1883

Manger, Nicolaus, 12 Dec 1888

Richter, Rudolph, 15 Jun 1891

Wallhoefer, Aug., 26 Dec 1891

Thornton, Bennett H., 10 Jun 1897

Wallhoefer, Aug., J., 3 Feb 1905

Simon, Adolph, 16 Feb 1912

Striegnitz, Ernst B., 26 Oct 1912

Laechelin, Ernst W., 14 Nov 1913

Kramer, Oscar K., 9 May 1917

Ludwig, Helmuth C., 22 Apr 1920

 

 

NEW BRAUNFELS (Gonzales, Comal)

Shukell?, Arnold, 4 May 1847

Thomas, Chas. W., __ Jan 1848

Benner, Adolph, 6 Dec 1851

Benner, Louise, 15 May 1857

Benner, Mrs. Louise, 12 Oct 1861 (CSA)

Holtz, Christian H., 17 Apr 1866

Floege, Herman, 3 Nov 1885

Seele, Herman, 10 Aug 1889

Nuhn, Jos. E., 10 Jan 1895

Heilig, Otto, 27 Jan 1899

Reininger, Gustav, 16 Dec 1915

Abrahams, Jos. E., 31 Oct 1917 (Acting postmaster)

Tays, Wm., 23 Dec 1922

Mollenhauer, Arthur E., 8 Apr 1927 (Acting postmaster)

Witham, Mrs. Charlsie S., 1 Oct 1927 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

NEW PITTSBURG (Comal, Blanco)

Stephenson, Jas. C., 26 Sep 1857

Cg'd to BLANCO, Blanco County

 

 

SATTLER (Comal)

Sattler, Wm., 3 May 1880

Weil, Henry, 13 Jly 1880

Marschall, John, 8 Dec 1885

Nowotny Jr., Peter, 14 May 1900

Pape, Bruno L., 4 Aug 1906

Posey, Wm. R., 30 Jan 1908

Liesmann, Hugh, 15 Apr 1909

Guenther, Emil, 10 Dec 1910

 

 

SATTLER'S (Comal)

Sattler, Henry, 16 Sep 1856

Sattler, Henry W., 6 Mar 1862 (CSA)

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

(Re-established) Sattler, Wm., 18 Jun 1867

Discontinued 9 Sep 1868

(Re-established) Smith, Peter D., 5 Apr 1870

Baetge?, Chas., 24 Mar 1873

Discontinued 5 Jly 1878

 

 

SISTERDALE (Comal, Kendall)

Behr, Ottmar W., 23 Oct 1851

Degener, Edward, 9 Feb 1856

Degener, Edward, 13 Aug 1861 (CSA) [resigned]

Rhodius, Christ., 12 Oct 1861 (CSA)

Neuben? / Neuber?, Adolph, 27 Apr 1866

[To] Kendall County

 

 

SMITHSON'S VALLEY (Comal)

Smithson, Benj. F., 17 Feb 1857

Busch, Henry, 17 Dec 1860

Busch, Henry, 13 Sep 1861 (CSA)

Ohlrich, Chas., 10 Apr 1866

Startz, Aug. G., 12 Nov 1897

Bose, Ed'n. H., 2 Oct 1911

Discontinued 30 Jun 1914; mail to New Braunfels

(Re-established) Bremer, Julius, 13 Sep 1929

 

 

SOLMS (Comal)

Hoffman, Fred. E., 27 Aug 1894

Reinarz, Otto, 12 Nov 1897

Discontinued 31 Oct 1903; papers to New Braunfels

 

 

SPRING BRANCH (Comal)

Willke, Louis, 1 Jly 1858

Porter, Chas. A., 25 Sep 1860

Discontinued 6 Mar 1862 (CSA)

[Apparently re-established]

Holtz, C. H., 10 May 1866

Elbel, Gottlieb, 29 May 1867

Specht, Hans, 15 Feb 1875

Specht, Wm., 14 Sep 1906

Knibbe, Chas., 8 Nov 1907

Knibbe, Herman J., 29 Sep 1914

 

 

TWIN SISTERS (Comal, Blanco)

Wuppermann, Otto, 24 Dec 1856

George, Enoch B., 25 Jan 1859

Later Blanco County

 

 

VIEW (Comal)

Rohde, Ed., 8 Sep 1899

Discontinued 31 Mar 1904; mail to New Braunfels

 

 

WESSON (Comal)

Bierle, Chas., 2 Aug 1893

Discontinued 14 Dec 1907; mail to Smithson Valley