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

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POSTMASTERS & POST OFFICES OF
HAMILTON COUNTY, TEXAS
1859 - 1930

 

AGEE (Hamilton)

Agee, Narcissa C., 11 Sep 1897

Discontinued 14 Oct 1905; mail to Fairy

 

 

ALEMAN (Hamilton)

Toland, Gideon P., 20 Apr 1914

Schrank, Arthur P., 11 Oct 1918

Grayson, Roy, 2 Aug 1923

Koslan, Aug. W., 18 Apr 1924

Renken, Bernard R., 15 Sep 1924

 

 

BUSYTON (Hamilton)

Bulman, Henry J., 14 Jun 1880

Striplin, Sarah A., 14 Sep 1881

Sammons, Andrew B., 16 May 1882

Bulman, Henry J., 13 Nov 1882

Temple, Demsey H., 15 Sep 1884

Discontinued 3 Nov 1885; papers to Hamilton

 

 

CARLTON (Hamilton) (see also HONEY CREEK)

Carlton, Francis M., 17 Mar 1879

Richberg, Cornelius B. F., 9 Mar 1880 or 81

McKeage, Robt. F., 30 Nov 1881

McKenzie, Jas. W., 22 May 1893

Tabor, Wm. W., 3 Dec 1897

Pease, Lyman W., 25 Sep 1899

Carlton, Elmer, 13 May 1901

Clark, Jas. H., 13 Dec 1901

Carter, G. T? D., 2 Mar 1903 (X)

Cook, Thos. B., 1 Aug 1903

Stevens, Jas. D. 14 Jly 1915

Smith, Robt. A., 1 Jan 1919 (Acting postmaster)

Anderson, Luther A., 14 Jun 1924

Carlton, Elmer, 13 Jan 1926

 

 

CENTRE CITY (Hamilton, Mills)

Proctor, Thos. J., 4 Jun 1877

Sullivant, L. R., 15 Mar 1881

Hawkins, Thos. S., 13 Oct 1881

To Mills County

 

 

FAIRY (Hamilton)

Patterson, Leander J., 17 Mar 1884

Hubbard, Caldean? T., 27 Nov 1884 or 5

Quarles, Wm. B., 7 Jly 1886

Cole, Wm. D., 30 Dec 1889 (C)

Woodward, Chas. P., 2 Mar 1892

Turner, John W., 25 Oct 1899

Fort, John G., 13 Feb 1903

Raney, Albert P., 26 Sep 1907

Claywell, Chester C., 9 Feb 1909

Allison, Edd C., 19 Dec 1912

Leeth, Nonie A., 7 Aug 1918

Goyne, Wm. E., 28 Nov 1922

 

 

GENTRY (Hamilton)

Lawrence, Frank W., 27 Apr 1896

Discontinued 21 Dec 1896; papers to Hamilton

 

 

GENTRY'S MILL (Hamilton)

Terry, Sam'l. D., 22 Aug 1876

Secrest, Wm. M., 10 Sep 1884

Discontinued 3 Jly 1895; papers to Hamilton

 

 

GRUNA (Hamilton)

Steglich, Fred T., 6 Jly 1899

Discontinued 24 Oct 1899; never in operation

 

 

HAMILTON (Hamilton) (see also HAMPTON)

Neel, Thos. D., 9 Dec 1874

Penney, John P., 23 Mar 1875

Law, Zevinglius C., 3 Nov 1876

Boynton, Henry R., 27 May 1881

Steen, Mrs. A. E., 25 Aug 1885

Baker, Frank H., 3 May 1889

Williams, Felix C., 16 Jun 1893

Wisener, Rich'd O., 13 Jun 1898

Williams, Ernest R., 22 Jan 1903

Spurlin, John L., 29 May 1913

Claunch, W. B., 7 May 1917

Williams, Joe E., 10 Apr 1922

Baker, France H., 19 Dec 1923

Witty, Katheryne, 19 Nov 1928 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

HAMPTON (Hamilton)

Barron, Jas. A. M., 22 Sep 1859

Rice, Jas. L. M., 12 Oct 1861 (CSA)

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

(Re-established) Dooley, Geo. L., 12 Apr 1871

Neel, Thos. D., 29 Nov 1872

Cg'd to HAMILTON, 9 Dec 1874

 

 

HICO (Hamilton)

Alford, John R., 4 Oct 1860

Alford, John R., 12 Jly 1861 (CSA)

(Re-established) Martin, Dan'l., 12 Oct 1871

Avery, Chas. W., 25 Aug 1873

Malone, Isaac, 17 Nov 1873

Basham, W. H., 9 Feb 1874

Huchingson, John F., 8 May 1874

Wheeler, F. Clay, 22 Jan 1879

Stephens, E. H., 23 Jan 1882

Oldham, Dan'l. T., 28 Feb 1882

Eakins, John A., 2 Dec 1885

Doubleday, Chas. S., 6 May 1890

Jones, Stephen H., 22 Aug 1894

Doubleday, Chas. S., 22 Nov 1898

Gleason, Milton O., 4 Mar 1902

Rodgers, John P., 18 Mar 1914

Ridenhower, Adah L., 25 Jan 1923

Jackson, Mrs. Adah L., 1 Sep 1927 (Name cg'd by marriage)

Lackey, John V., 23 Sep 1927 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

HONEY CREEK (Hamilton)

Blackstock, John L., 22 Mar 1875

Moss, Anson F., 28 Jan 1876

Rigsley, Shepherd S., 26 Dec 1876

McLerran, Miss Mary E., 7 Mar 1877

Carlton, Francis M., 1 Feb 1878

Cg'd to CARLTON, 11 Mar 1879

 

 

INDIAN GAP (Hamilton)

Robinson, Jas. G., 23 Jan 1879

Gerrells, Hawley, 22 Nov 1880

Lovelace, Thos. A., 24 Apr 1883

Stoddard, Helen M., 10 Oct 1883

Gerrells, Hawley, 13 Oct 1884

Shipman, Henry A., 3 Dec 1889

Rieger?/Risger?, Walton T., 28 Apr 1900

Richardson, Doss, 27 Jan 1904

McCaleb, Emmett F., 17 Jan 1906

Boler, J. Mark, 14 Jun 1915

McCaleb, Emmett F., 21 Sep 1921

 

 

KNOX (Hamilton)

Jones, Althaman L., 16 Dec 1887

Jones, Isaac H., 24 Dec 1888

Discontinued 7 Jan 1891; papers to Ohio

 

 

LANHAM (Hamilton)

Edwards, Thos. L., 25 Apr 1884

Phelps, Thos. F., 9 Aug 1887

Seymour, Wm. B., 27 Apr 1895

Hibbits, Willis T., 2 Oct 1895

Discontinued 30 Apr 1907; mail to Jonesboro

 

 

LANSING (Hamilton)

Valliant, Alice, 4 Dec 1886

Brandon, Robt. M., 27 Jan 1888

Discontinued 30 Sep 1903; papers to Hamilton

 

 

McGIRK (Hamilton, Mills, Hamilton)

McGirk, John A., 6 Sep 1882

Newton, Wm. R. J., 17 Nov 1882

[To] Mills County

Cg'd back to Hamilton County

Beall, Benj. T., 15 Nov 1897

Discontinued 30 Oct 1920; mail to Star

 

 

MONTRALE (Hamilton)

Livingston, Winfrey, 2 Oct 1877

Discontinued 13 Oct 1879

 

 

NEIL(L)'S CREEK (Hamilton)

Cranford, Sam'l. B., 18 Apr 1879

Cg'd to CRANFILLS GAP, Bosque Co., 21 May 1879

 

 

OHIO (Hamilton)

Baker, Wm. F., 12 Apr 1882

Baker, Wm. T., 4 May 1882

Baker, Jas. A., 8 Sep 1884

Bryson, J. M., 14 Nov 1890

Gooch, Louis R., 14 Apr 1891

Gooch, Sterling P., 21 May 1892

Gooch, L. R., 26 Jly 1898

(Order rescinded 18 Nov 1898)

Gooch, Sterling P., 21 May 1892

Gooch, Louis R., 27 Jan 1905

Gooch, Mary A., 27 Apr 1914

Ballard, Jas. O., 10 Jan 1917

Discontinued 30 Oct 1920; mail to Evant

 

 

OLIN (Hamilton)

McKeage, Robt. F., 22 Jan 1898

Gordon, Louis D., 19 Feb 1903

Covey, Rabun J., 2 May 1904

Discontinued 15 Jan 1907; mail to Hico

 

 

ONDEE (Hamilton)

Williams, Louie, 17 Dec 1895

Couch, Belle, 18 Jly 1896

Discontinued 30 Jun 1905; mail to Hamilton

 

 

POTTSVILLE (Hamilton)

Burks, Thos. J., 2 Jan 1879

Burks, Benj. J., 12 Jun 1883

Burks Jr., Tom J., 3 Feb 1886

Linn, Jas. R., 10 May 1887

McPherson, Wm., 3 Oct 1889

Steen, Thos. P., 24 Feb 1892

Waggoner, Jerry J., 21 Feb 1896

White, Wm. A., 13 Apr 1898

Vick, Orian R., 4 Feb 1902

Sims, Jas. S., 23 Feb 1905

Whittenton, Alonzo G., 11 Sep 1905

Koen, Robt. D., 3 May 1916

McClendon, Bennett A., 20 Jly 1918

McPherson, Jas. C., 17 Apr 1921 (Failed to qualify)

Bratton, Lemuel D., 3 Nov 1921

Wright, Wm. J., 17 Jly 1923

Wright, Maggie, 15 Apr 1926 (Declined, 14 May 1926)

Moore, Windsor, 14 Dec 1926

Gramatzky, Oscar, 7 Dec 1927

 

 

RAIL (Hamilton)

Bell, Sarah J., 6 Oct 1897

Discontinued 31 Mar 1902; papers to Lancing

 

 

SHIVE (Hamilton)

Shive, Robt. L., 18 Jan 1884

Shive, Jas. W., 14 Apr 1886

Denison, Geo. H., 2 Feb 1892

Gooch, Ethel A., 7 May 1906

Gooch, Myrtle F., 30 Sep 1908

Renken, Chas. J., 22 Jan 1914

Pearce, Wm. H., 29 Mar 1926

 

 

SNOWSVILLE (Hamilton)

Clounch, Wm. T., 1 Jly 1873

Snell, Wm., 19 Jly 1875

Gouldy, Jas. Chancey, 25 May 1876

Wilson, Jas. H., 1 Sep 1876

Barnett, Horatio, 1 Aug 1878

Discontinued 18 Feb 1879

(Re-established) Dennis, E. H., 21 May 1879

Discontinued 11 Nov 1879

 

 

STAR (Hamilton, Mills)

Reid, Wm. E., 5 Aug 1884

Campbell, Henry, 3 Nov 1885

Skinner, Calvin, 26 Jly 1886

Street, Elliott A., 20 Jly 1892

To Mills County

 

 

STROBEL (Hamilton)

Tinsley, Mintie? A., 3 May 1900

Discontinued 14 Nov 1902; papers to Hamilton

 

 

TWIN MOUNTAIN (Hamilton)

Martain, Wm. S., 22 Dec 1879

Discontinued 3 Aug 1881

 

 

VISTA (Hamilton)

Mason, Bena V., 26 May 1904

Discontinued 30 Apr 1909; mail to Evant