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

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POSTMASTERS & POST OFFICES OF
HARDIN COUNTY, TEXAS
1860 - 1930

 

ALERT (Hardin)

Shaw, Marilda, 5 Jan 1901

Discontinued 23 Jly 1901; never in operation

 

 

ARIOLA (Hardin) (see also HOOKS SWITCH)

Burch, Sherwood I., 21 Feb 1901

Bridgewater, Sheffield, 6 Sep 1902

Holcomb, Silas M., 21 Jly 1904

Townsend, John A., 9 Mar 1905 (Declined)

(Appointment rescinded 25 Apr 1905)

Holcomb, Silas M., 21 Jly 1904

Chance, Jos. H., ___? Sep 1905 (Declined)

(Appointment rescinded 18 Nov 1905)

Discontinued 30 Nov 1905; mail to Voth

(Order rescinded 17 Nov 1905)

Holcomb, Silas M., 21 Jly 1904

Ivey, Mattie A., 21 Nov 1905

Chance, Jos. H., 24 Dec1906

Discontinued 15 Oct 1907; papers to Voth

 

 

BATSON (Hardin)

Daniel, Wm. S., 14 Feb 1902

Smith, Marion, 12 Mar 1903

Downs, Harry E., 7 Jun 1906

Rushing, Henry B., 16 Dec 1907

Morris, Hugh R., 1 Jly 1919

Garrard, Mrs. Defsy N., 21 Apr 1922

Walker, Ruth N., 7 Nov 1927

 

 

BRAGG (Hardin)

Marcontell, A.B., 24 Sep 1904

(Order rescinded 15 Dec 1904)

Head, Fletcher O., 28 Aug 1906

McLean, Nettie, 18 Jan 1910

Discontinued 15 Jan 1914; mail to Thicket

 

 

BUDCONNOR (Hardin)

Weir, Ambrose L., 4 Jun 1910

Matheson, Harold D., 15 Jly 1911

McRaven, Dameron J., 10 Mar 1913

Matthews, Andrew F., 5 Oct 1914

McBurnett, Walter L., 24 Jun 1916

Couch, Wm. C., 15 Jly 1918 (Declined)

Discontinued 15 Apr 1919; mail to Grayburg

 

 

CONCORD (Jefferson, Hardin)

Carlton, J. E., 8 Oct 1866

Pelt, Columbus W., 19 Feb 1867

Brown, Abner, 2 Sep 1867

Discontinued 2 Jan 1868

(Re-established) McClung, Nathan R., 4 Feb 1869

Perryman, S. O., 20 Jan 1871

Discontinued 27 Jly 1871

(Re-established) Gilder, O. P., 1 Jly 1873

Daniel, Lodowick H., 3 Feb 1874

Carlton, Wylie E., 18 May 1874

McClung, Andrew, 4 Oct 1875

Wilson, Wm. S., 19 Dec 1876

Discontinued 4 Dec 1877

 

 

DEARBORN (Hardin)

LeTulle, Lawrence, 30 Jly 1904

Moon, Cora J., 18 Nov 1904

Pedigo, H. Berch?, 1 Nov 1905

Goetzman, Mary, 18 Jly 1908

Kirvan, Edna, 5 Sep 1911

Pettit, Della, 30 Mar 1912

Discontinued 12 Feb 1915; mail to Saratoga

 

 

EASTMAN (Hardin)

Holcomb, S. M., 27 Feb 1907 (Declined)

(Order rescinded 9 Jly 1907)

 

 

EVANS (Hardin)

Collier, Henry M., 19 Sep 1881

Discontinued 4 Aug 1882; mail to Hardin

 

 

FLETCHER (Hardin) (see also LUMBERTON)

Bracken, Wiley J., 20 Apr 1914

Walton, Lizzie, 28 May 1924

Discontinued 15 May 1926; mail to Silsbee

 

 

GRAYBURG (Hardin)

Thomson, Fred'k L., 2 Mar 1909

Wallace, Wm. P., 5 Nov 1915

Sirman, Edna, 23 Mar 1922

Millhollon, Cuero T., 19 Apr 1930

 

 

GUSHER (Hardin)

Roeder, Benno G., 1 Mar 1904

Edge, Monroe, 29 Apr 1905 (Declined)

Cranford, Seawillow, 16 Oct 1905 (Declined)

Discontinued 30 Apr 1906; mail to Batson

 

 

HARDIN (Hardin)

Dollard, John J., 31 May 1860

Dollard, John J., 17 Jan 1862 (CSA)

Forbs, Wm., 23 Jan 1865 (CSA)

Taylor, Miles, 9 Aug 1866

Mayo?/Mays?, Joel, 28 Dec 1866

Collins, Eli, 2 Mar 186__?

Parker, Mrs. Eliz. I., 26 Oct 1869

Harrington, Hiram, 20 Oct 1871

Dollard, John J., 11 Jun 1873

Work, John P. 23 Aug 1875

Brackin, Wm. G., 26 Dec 1876

Work, John P., 1 Oct 1877

Collins, Eli H., 19 Aug 1878

Brackin, Elmedia J., 27 Oct 1879

McClelland, Wm. A., 9 Mar 1880

Tebbs, Matilda A., 17 Mar 1882

Discontinued 31 Jly 1903; papers to Kountze

 

 

HONEY ISLAND (Hardin)

Brackin, Wiley J., 3 Sep 1907

Wiggins, Pinkney S., 6 Jan 1912

Swearingen, Mercer, 17 Oct 1913

Whitehead, Laura B., 15 Nov 1915

Oliver, Fannie W., 11 Sep 1919

Whitehead, Laura B., 25 Oct 1920

Schaeffer, Mrs. Oneida, 13 Aug 1921

 

 

HOOKS SWITCH (Hardin)

Hooks, Geo. W., 6 Nov 1888

Burch, Sherwood I., 4 May 1900

Cg'd to ARIOLA, 21 Feb 1901

 

 

JASMINE (Hardin)

Chance, Eleaner, 3 Feb 1880

Discontinued 30 Sep 1880?

 

 

KOUNTZE (Hardin)

Snelling, Jas. E., 28 Mar 1882

Bostwick, John J., 13 Aug 1883 or 1884

Edwards, Ben, 8 Aug 1884

Morris, Nimrod B., 10 Dec 1884

Hooks, G. W., 29 Apr 1885

Collier, Geo. W., 2 Dec 1885

Hooks, Geo. W., 5 May 1886

Cruse, John W., 8 Jun 1888

Pedigo, Wm. B., 17 Dec 1890

Taylor, Miles, 21 Feb 1903

Davis, Jas. S., 12 Jan 1905

Wallace, Jennie B., 5 Feb 1906

Conn, Jessie, 9 Apr 1906

Brockman, Mary A., 7 Apr 1920

Crow, Alice, 31 Mar 1922

 

 

LILLARD (Hardin)

Richardson, Chas. M., 11 Oct 1899

Discontinued 30 Jun 1904; mail to Evadale

 

 

LOEB (Hardin)

Hyman, Simon, 16 Sep 1903

Miller, Ed. C., 10 Feb 1904

de la Vasselais, Chas. Petipas, 21 Jun 1905

Beall, John B., 25 Jun 1907 (Declined)

Humphrey, Selden E., 8 Nov 1907

Discontinued 15 Aug 1908; mail to Voth

 

 

LUMBERTON (Hardin)

Geldard, Robt. T., 7 Apr 1909

McClung, Andrew H., 10 Sep 1909

Cg'd to FLETCHER, 20 Apr 1914

 

 

NEYLAND (Hardin)

Lanier, August H., 21 Dec 1881

Carter, Sam'l. F., 13 Feb 1883

Cg'd to VILLAGE MILLS, 7 Mar 1883

 

 

NONA (Hardin)

Carroll, Monroe W., 8 Oct 1881

Ward, John C., 2 Dec 1885

Ferguson, Geo. R., 20 Sep 1890

Helts, Omry A., 28 Aug 1899

Discontinued 28 Feb 1900; papers to Kountze

(Re-established) West, John E., 27 Jun 1902

Butler, John M., 30 Jun 1903

Huchingson, Shelby M., 27 Feb 1906

Edmonds, John R., 28 Jly 1906

Middlebrook, Earl S., 13 Nov 1908

Edwards, Dorral B., 24 Jly 1911

Eastman, Jas. C. 18 Dec 1911

Swenson, Mary C., 28 Feb 1916

Stephens, Frank E., 20 Nov 1916

Anderson, Lena B., 20 Jan 1920

Discontinued 15 Jly 1921; mail to Kountze

 

 

OLIVE (Hardin)

Carter, Frank C., 13 Feb 1884

Petty, Van A., 9 Apr 1890

Sternenberg, Fred'k. W., 16 Jly 1907

Jordan, Josie L., 17 Oct 1912

Discontinued 30 Nov 1920; mail to Kountze

 

 

OTTO (Hardin)

Middlebrook, Rich'd. O., 14 May 1891

Guedry, Ursin, 21 Jly 1893

Discontinued 8 Aug 1898; papers to Saratoga

 

 

PIN OAK (Hardin)

Collier, H. M., 14 Jun 1880

Discontinued 7 Sep 1880

 

 

PLANK (Hardin)

Middlebrook, Robt. O., 31 Dec 1885

Zimmerman, Ed. W., 4 Nov 1890

Discontinued 5 Feb 1898; papers to Village Mills

 

 

ROSEDALE (Hardin)

Collins, Ezekiel H., 29 Apr 1878

Chance, E. M., 24 May 1878

Discontinued 7 Apr 1879

 

 

SARATOGA (Hardin)

Richardson, Wm. A., 3 Jun 1884

Teel, Sarah J., 21 Jly 1893

Nicholson, Jas. A., 23 Mar 1895

Mitchell, Harvey B., 8 Nov 1895

Discontinued 24 Feb 1899; papers to Hardin

(Re-established) Cotten, Wm. F., 2 Aug 1899

Hill, Geo. W., 24 Feb 1905

Hill, E. B., 30 Sep 1910

Sandel, Jas. L., 4 Jan 1915

Foster, Riley M., 10 Nov 1923 (Acting postmaster)

Sandel, Cora L., 22 Jan 1931 (Acting postmaster)

Saxon, Archie C., 8 Jan 1932

 

 

SCRANAGE (Hardin)

Gilmore, A. B., 21 Mar 1908

(Order rescinded 4 Sep 1908)

 

 

SILSBEE (Hardin)

Kimbrel, Basil M., 6 Jly 1894

Hooker, Wm. T., 24 Oct 1895

Mayo, Savana C., 7 Apr 1898

Hooker, Jas. H., 14 Sep 1898

Collier, Madison L., 13 Dec 1900

Jones, Sue C., 8 Sep 1902

Jones, Henry, 28 May 1907

Wren, Thos. M., 8 Feb 1910

Davis, Wm. J., 1 Dec 1913 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

SOUR LAKE [1?] (Hardin)

Beach, Chas. S., 7 Nov 1866

Mobray, Miss Mary E., 11 May 1868

Discontinued 1 Feb 1869

(Re-established) Hughes, Miss Julia, 29 Sep 1871

Rodgers, Robt. J., 12 Jan 1872

Osgood, Benj. A., 20 Jly 1874

Discontinued 6 Mar 1876

 

 

SOUR LAKE [2?] (Hardin) (see also SOUR LAKE SPRING)

Rodgers, Robt. J., 11 Aug 1880

Johnston, John T., 6 Apr 1883

Collier, Chas. B., 6 Aug 1883

Parsons, Clarence G., 14 Dec 1886

Jordan, Nathan G., 10 Jun 1891

Cg'd to SOURLAKE, 26 Feb 1895

 

 

SOURLAKE (Hardin) (see also SOUR LAKE [2?])

Herring, Laura, 26 Feb 1895

Merchant, Ida M., 6 Mar 1896

Newton, Jas. E., 19 Jan 1899

Lewis, Lora A., 31 Oct 1900 or 1901

Barineau, Geo. W., 7 Nov 1901

Stevens, Thos. J., 23 Sep 1904

McCullough, Alex., 4 Aug 1909

Tighe, Peter, 18 Sep 1913

Crosswy, Robt. W., 8 May 1922

Moy, Jason J., 11 Dec 1926

 

 

SOUR LAKE SPRING (Hardin)

Rodgers, Robt. J., 28 Apr 1879

Cg'd to SOUR LAKE, 11 Aug 1880

 

 

THICKET (Hardin) (see also WILLIAMS)

Geisendorff, Henry P., 25 Jun 1906

Geisendorff, Alex. L., 30 Mar 1916

Brackin, Wm. M., 8 Feb 1923

 

 

TRYON (Hardin)

Fitzgerald, Benj. S., 12 May 1888

Fitzenreiter, Chas., 11 Feb 1889

Discontinued 13 May 1893; papers to Plank

 

 

VILLAGE MILLS (Hardin) (see also NEYLAND)

Carter, Sam'l. F., 7 Mar 1883

Tompkins, Robt. N. B., 22 Jan 1884

Mount, Miss Lee, 7 Dec 1885

Grist, Benj., 27 Dec 1886

King, Willis P., 19 Nov 1887

Greene, Wm. H., 6 Sep 1890

Fouer?/Foues?, Chas. E., 14 Dec 1894

Woodard, Walter G., 27 Oct 1897

Selman, Thos. B., 24 Dec 1900

Haywood, B. W., 27 Apr 1901 (Failed to qualify)

Evans, Jubal, 14 Aug 1901

Bledsoe, Miss Corrie E., 9 Apr 1902

McFadden, Maude E., 24 Dec 1904

Fones, Geo. C., 11 Feb 1908

Fones, Julia E., 29 Jan 1915

 

 

VOTAW (Hardin)

Waldrop, John W., 19 Nov 1901

Haynie, John, 8 Dec 1902

Simmons, Albert S. J., 21 Feb 1903

Reaves, Asa L., 3 Jly 1903

Spears, John W., 30 Apr 1906

Neilstrell?, Albert L., 17 Sep 1908

Haynie, John, 5 Aug 1909

Kelley, Wm. H., 16 Jun 1910

Kelley, M. Elizabeth, 22 Jun 1915

Kelley, Buna, 30 Nov 1921

Kelley, Vera, 25 Oct 1924

Kelley, Wm. H., 1 Dec 1924

 

 

WILLIAMS (Hardin)

Geisendorff, Henry P., 22 Jan 1906

Cg'd to THICKET, 25 Jun 1906

 

 

WOODROW (Hardin)

Norvell, Fannie P., 11 Nov 1913

Dickens, Pernecia E., 13 Jan 1915

Harris, Ollie M., 25 Jly 1916

Moseley, Allie A., 8 Mar 1918 (Declined)

Discontinued 15 Aug 1918; mail to Silsbee