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

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POSTMASTERS & POST OFFICES OF
HALE COUNTY, TEXAS
1884 - 1930

 

ABERNATHY (Hale)

Anderson, Jas. M., 13 Jan 1910

Arnett, John C., 10 Dec 1910

Gilbert, Arthur D., 9 Jan 1923

Ragland, Geo. W., 1 Oct 1927

 

 

BARTONSITE (Hale)

Reed, Geo. M., 8 Feb 1908

Smith, Sallie J., 31 Aug 1909

Brown, Boswell B., 31 Dec 1913

Harraman, Oliver C., 12 Dec 1917

Garrison, Winkfrey M., 14 Sep 1918

Discontinued 15 Apr 1921; mail to Hale Center

 

 

BEBE (Hale)

Bryant, Martin L., 16 Aug 1892

Discontinued 28 Jun 1895; never in operation

 

 

CLISBEE (Hale)

Montgomery, Robt., 3 Aug 1891

Scott, Thos.C., 16 Nov 1891

Montgomery, Robt. W., 28 Nov 1892

Spears, Sam'l. A., 30 Oct 1893

Van Vacter, T. L., 6 Jly 1894

Discontinued 11 Sep 1894; papers to Hale Center

(Re-established) Garrison, Jas. R., 16 Jly 1900

Discontinued 30 Sep 1901; papers to Petersburg

 

 

COPENHAGEN (Hale)

Miller, Thos. H., 26 Jun 1902

Fort, Volley, 7 May 1904 (Declined)

Stevens, John W., 15 Jly 1904

Cg'd to NORFLEET, 23 May 1907

 

 

EDENVILLE (Hale)

Dunlap, Walter J., 7 Aug 1908

Discontinued 31 Jly 1909; mail to Eden

 

 

ELLEN (Hale)

Richardson, Carl W., 20 May 1904

Discontinued 31 Jan 1923; mail to Plainview

 

 

EPWORTH (Hale)

Graves, Horatio, 3 Jun 1884

Lincoln, Frank G., 6 Feb 1891

Cg'd to HALE CITY, 16 Apr 1891

 

 

FREEPORT (Hale)

Smith, Clarence C., 10 Jly 1909

Discontinued 14 May 1910; mail to Plainview

 

 

HALE CENTER (Hale) (see also HALE CITY)

Highsmith, Jos. S., 19 Sep 1893

Oliver, Andrew J., 13 Dec 1899

Akeson, Nils M., 2 Jun 1900

Bridges, Rebecca J., 24 Apr 1907

Shepard, Artie M., 28 Oct 1914

Akeson, Matilda, 18 Nov 1921

 

 

HALE CITY (Hale) (see also EPWORTH)

Lincoln, Frank G., 16 Apr 1891

Graves, Horatio, 7 Oct 1891

Cg'd to HALE CENTER, 19 Sep 1893

 

 

HALFWAY (Hale)

Howard, Edgar L., 4 May 1910

McComas, Cora B., 30 Jan 1912

Pinkerton, Wm. W., 21 Mar 1913

Discontinued 31 Jan 1914; mail to Running Water

 

 

KENNEBUNK? (Hale)

Merrill, Mortimer E., 16 Aug 1894

Discontinued 15 Jun 1896; papers to Hale Center

 

 

NORFLEET (Hale) (see also COPENHAGEN)

Stevens, John M., 23 May 1907

Rushing, Barnie E., 16 Nov 1907

Flake, Jas. P. ,16 Jly 1909

Masterson, Thos. C., 21 Jly 1910

Hall, John A., 4 Apr 1911

Discontinued 30 Jun 1913; mail to Hale Center

 

 

PETERSBURG (Floyd, Hale)

White, Edwin M., 16 May 1896

Stalcup, Jos. T. J., 1 Nov 1907

Stagner, Geo. T., 8 Jly 1908

White, Henry A., 18 Sep 1909

Gartin, John B., 19 Feb 1912

Winningham, Mack H., 20 Mar 1913

Dean, Elias C., 27 Dec 1915

Gregory, Robt. H., 10 Apr 1917

Martin, H. Oran, 31 Oct 1925

Thomas, Maggie, 30 Sep 1927 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

PLAINVIEW (Hale)

Lowe, Edwin L., 18 Mar 1887

Jones, Thornton, 13 Sep 1887

Vince, Andrew, 25 Oct 1888

Davidson, John G., 30 Jly 1890

Presler, Jas. M., 10 Apr 1893

Burch, Jesse C., 14 Dec 1895

McLelelland, Hugh, 17 Mar 1899

McCormack, Chas., 11 May 1901

Newman, Jas. C., 16 Dec 1907

Keck, Geo., 28 Jan 1909

Sanford, B. C., 17 Jun 1913

Sanford, B. O., 21 Jly 1917

Spencer, Ernest E., 25 Feb 1919 (Acting postmaster)

Stockton, Wm. P., 28 Jly 1919

Brown, Fred L., 19 Nov 1922

 

 

PROGRESS (Hale)

Long, Wm. P., 11 Apr 1892

Discontinued 31 Mar 1898; papers to Plainview

 

 

RUNNING WATER (Hale) (see also WADSWORTH)

Rice, Dennis, 28 Jan 1891

Cooper, Sam'l. T., 4 May 1893

Stone, Stephen T., 6 Jun 1896

Whitney, Adelbert J., 19 Dec 1896

Windsor, Addie, 30 Sep 1901

Jones, Sallie, 9 Nov 1903

Fortenberry, Taylor, 26 Sep 1904

Anderson, Jas., 2 Jan 1906

Day, Charley W., 18 Jan 1909

Tawater, Herbert R., 30 Dec 1909

Weisenheimer, Anna?, 16 Apr 1921

Fortenberry, Lillian, 2 Aug 1923

 

 

SPEEDWELL (Hale)

Speed, Lafayette E., 12 Apr 1901

Discontinued 30 Jun 1902; papers to Petersburg

 

 

STRIP (Hale)

Turner, Jerry M., 15 Apr 1904

St. Clair, Jos. W., 28 Dec 1907

Discontinued 15 Jly 1910; mail to Abernathy

 

 

WADSWORTH (Hale)

Rice, Dennis, 8 Dec 1890

Cg'd to RUNNING WATER, 28 Jan 1891