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

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POSTMASTERS & POST OFFICES OF
HOUSTON COUNTY, TEXAS
1846 - 1930
(Revised April 21, 1999)

 

ABE (Houston)

Thomas, Abraham B., 16 Dec 1887

Discontinued 24 Oct 1888; papers to Lovelady

 

 

ALABAMA (Houston)

Caldwell, J. M., 22 May 1846

Moore, Armistead T., 2 Nov 1846

Discontinued 31 Aug 1847

[Apparently re-established]

Jones, Thos., 11 Jun 1860

Jones, Thos., 12 Jly 1861 (CSA)

Allbright, Miss Margaret V., 8 Oct 1866

Keel, Oscar M., 26 Jan 1871

Henry, Jas. W., 18 Sep 1873

Discontinued 15 May 1878

 

 

ANTIOCH (Houston)

Etheredge, J. A., 12 Sep 1890

Thompson, Kirkland D., 13 Dec 1890

Butler, Andrew J., 7 Sep 1892

Reynolds, Jos. H., 28 Nov 1892

 

 

ARBOR (Houston)

Robison, Wm. M., 19 Jan 1901

Smith, Jas. L., 12 Nov 1903

Tatom, Isaac W., 15 Jly 1904

Douglas, Silas, 1 Apr 1905

Discontinued 29 Sep 1906; mail to Crockett

 

 

ASH (Houston)

Vickers, Chas. L., 21 Aug 1890

Discontinued 30 Apr 1909; mail to Creek

 

 

ASHBY (Houston)

Ashby, Jas., 2 May 1872

Hudson, Sampson, 22 Mar 1876

Discontinued 31 Jan 1877

 

 

AUGUSTA (Houston) (see also SAN PEDRO)

Grigsby, Robt. H., 24 Aug 1857

Winfgfield, Wm. E., 12 Apr 1858

Butler, Chas. W., 9 Jun 1860

Davis, W. W., 24 Oct 1861 [in the army] (CSA)

Wingfield, Louis H., 28 Dec 1861 (CSA)

Sweeney, T. M., 7 Apr 1862 (CSA)

McDonald, F. G., 1 Oct 1862 (CSA)

Name and site changed to SAN PEDRO, 8 Aug 1864 (CSA)

McGuire, Frank, 18 May 1866

Douglass, John W., 27 Feb 1867

Strayhorn, Mrs. Maggie R., 23 Mar 1868

Cue, Sam'l., 29 Jly 1868

Kyle, Wm. J., 11 Oct 1871

Davis, Wm. W., 5 Jun 1873

McLean, Wm., 14 Jun 1881

Tims, Ellis B., 4 Jan 1902

Moore, Chas. A., 5 Jun 1906

Holcomb, Eva P., 3 Mar 1915

Moore, Chas. A., 25 Mar 1916

Hiroms, Fred L., 9 Aug 1918

Sheridan, Sara, 27 May 1919

 

 

BELOTT (Houston)

Johnson, John N., 20 Mar 1890 (C)

Belott, Andrew J., 16 Nov 1896

Adams, Wilson, 19 Jan 1899

English, Hugh P., 31 Mar 1900

Lockey, Ed'n. D., 18 Mar 1902

Miller, Ed'n. L., 13 Jan 1904

Discontinued 31 Jly 1908; mail to Crockett

 

 

BIRD (Houston)

Harrison, Jon., 12 Aug 1901

Julian, Wm., F., 11 Jun 1902

Discontinued 30 Sep 1902; papers to Kennard

 

 

BROXSON (Houston)

Broxson, Geo. W., 14 May 1890

Discontinued 4 Feb 1892; mail to Lovelady

(Re-established) Satterwhite, John M., 8 May 1899

Cg'd to WHITESVILLE, 4 Sep 1902

 

 

CALHOUN'S FERRY (Walker, Houston) (see also TUSCALOOSA, Walker Co.)

Stepp, Newton L., 4 Jan 1869

Cg'd to WELDON, 13 Aug 1869

 

 

COLTHARP'S (Houston)

Coltharp, Eli L., 16 Jly 1857

Payne, Thos. J., 21 May 1858

Denman, Felix G., 16 Jan 1861

Denman, Felix G., 28 Dec 1861 (CSA)

John, Zephinah B., 17 Sep 1864 (CSA)

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

(Re-established) East, Joel, 19 Aug 1867

Hampton, Josiah T., 20 Sep 1869

Discontinued 6 Mar 1872

(Re-established) Craddock, Thos. W., 30 Aug 1872

Hudson, Frank P., 25 Apr 1901

John, Thos. F., 1 Aug 1903

Discontinued 31 Dec 1909; mail to Kennard

 

 

CREATH (Houston)

Robison, Wm. M., 13 Feb 1904

Bridges, Dora, 24 Jun 1904

(Order rescinded 4 Jan 1905)

Robison, Wm. M., 13 Feb 1904

Creath, Moffett B., 10 Jan 1905

Discontinued 30 Apr 1918; mail to Ratcliff

 

 

CREEK (Houston)

Furlow, Robt. H., 17 Feb 1888

Furlow, Virginia E., 24 Apr 1897

Strozzie?, John A., 30 Aug 1904

Scruggs, Mary J., 28 Nov 1908

McCullar, Jas. D., 27 Jun 1914

Taylor, Lizzie A., 26 Nov 1917

Hester, Dudley, 23 Aug 1919

 

 

CRESWELL (Houston)

Tunstall, Wm. V., 18 Jan 1870

Black, Jos. L., 17 Jan 1876

Discontinued 22 Jan 1877

 

 

CROCKETT (Houston)

Collins, Thos. P., 22 May 1846

Wall, Wm. F., 3 Dec 1851

Hall, Jas. M., 17 Feb 1852

Wall, Wm. F., 14 Apr 1853

Wright, Jos. A., 12 Feb 1856

Wall, Wm. F., 25 May 185__?

Dalton, Oscar, 7 Dec 1858 [deceased or declined]

Edwards, Wm. H., 8 May 1861

Wortham, Wm., 17 Jly 1861 (CSA)

Haden, W. E., 24 Apr 1862 (CSA)

Millar, John C., 29 Nov 1862 (CSA)

Blair, John, 22 Jan 1863 (CSA)

Collins, Thos. P., 5 Aug 1864 (CSA)

Read, A. H., 18 Oct 1865

Hall, Sylvester V., 28 Dec 1865

Potts, J. H., 16 Oct 1866

Thompson, W. P., 26 Nov 1866

Potts, John H., 14 Jan 1867

Crenshaw, Hamilton J., 28 Jan 1867

Lynch, Jas. R., 29 May 1867

Edmiston, Frank G., 3 Dec 1868

Thompson, H. P., 30 Aug 1869

Edmiston, Frank G., 18 Oct 1869

Miller, Mark, 11 Apr 1870

Dwyer, Ed. B., 14 Mar 1876

Gause, Ed. A., 30 Apr 1878

Corley, Jas. A., 11 Apr 1882

Gause, Ed. A., 25 Oct 1882

Hill, Frank H., 3 Mar 1889

Edmistion, F. G., 25 Feb 1895

Dawes, John T., 31 Mar 1898

Hail, Jas. W., 16 Jun 1914

Cutler, Wellington T., 19 Apr 1923 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

CUT (Houston)

Stewart, Ed. A., 25 May 1903

Gilbert, Jos. S., 26 Jly 1904

Leediker, Sam'l. C., 18 Dec 1915

Discontinued 30 Sep 1918; mail to Crockett

 

 

DALY'S (Houston)

Moore, Goodridge B., 22 Jun 1876

Smith, John, 20 Nov 1877

Dailey, Chas. B., 8 Jan 1883

Shotwell, J. L., 10 Aug 1885

Hickey, N. A., 18 Mar 1886

Barnes, John I., 30 Apr 1886

Hill, Jas. A., 14 Sep 1887

Keen, Silas E., 25 May 1895

Dailey, Chas. B., 29 Aug 1899

Gustine, Norman W., 10 Feb 1904

Mobley, Geo. W., 20 Apr 1905

Discontinued 30 Sep 1907; papers to Grapeland

 

 

DANIEL (Houston)

Thompson, Sam'l. M., 9 Aug 1887

Dudley, Jake C., 26 Dec 1893

Dudley, Henry S., 31 Oct 1895

Discontinued 18 Nov 1895; papers to Julian

(Re-established) Adair, David T., 21 Mar 1896

Thompson, Robt. D., 26 Jly 1897

Discontinued 29 Sep 1906; mail to Crockett

 

 

DODSON (Houston)

Welborn, A. Rich'd., 29 Feb 1887

Bradley, Jas. V., 30 Apr 1890

Smith, John M., 15 Jan 1891

Blakeway, Thos. D., 5 Jun 1901

English, John T., 22 Jan 1904

Discontinued 31 Aug 1908; mail to Kennard

 

 

DRUSO (Houston)

Odom, Jas. A. M., 25 Aug 1902

(Order rescinded 2 Jan 1903)

Shelton, Wm. F., 29 Apr 1903

Oliver, Jas. R., 14 May 1904

Discontinued 2 Jan 1907; mail to Ratcliff

(Re-established) Moore, Eliz. F., 8 Apr 1908

Moore, Chas. A., 15 Jly 1918 (Declined)

Prentice, Josephine, 3 Jan 1919

Hendry, Annie, 11 Sep 1919 (Declined)

Discontinued 31 Jan 1921; mail to Ratcliff

 

 

EDMOND (Houston)

Parker, John N., 17 Jan 1893

Discontinued 17 Jly 1896; papers to Sheridan

 

 

ELIZA (Houston)

Kennedy, John C., 21 Dec 1859

Kennedy, John C., 12 Jly 1861 (CSA)

Chester, Miss Kate K., 28 Dec 1865

Discontinued 14 Mar 1871

 

 

ELKHART (Anderson, Houston, Anderson) (see also TELEGRAPH MILLS)

Daily, Tandy W., 26 Jly 1859

Dailey, T. W., 12 Jly 1861 (CSA)

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

[Apparently re-established; back to Anderson Co.)

 

 

FODICE (Houston)

Wiley, Wm., 13 May 1902

Langrum, Wm., 12 Aug 1905

Berry, Boze N., 27 Dec 1910

Scott, Spencer, 7 Oct 1912

Holley, Henry C., 7 Mar 1914

O'Neil, Jas. A., 26 Apr 1915

O'Neil, Emma, 31 Mar 1926

 

 

FORT HOUSTON (Houston)

Ellison, Z., 22 May 1846

Jaost?, Alex., 15 Jun 1846

Discontinued 22 Sep 1847

 

 

GLENCOE (Houston)

Holcomb, Robt. N., 11 Jan 1858

Discontinued 7 Dec 1858

 

 

GRAPELAND (Houston)

Beasly, Thos. T., 26 May 1873

Fraser, Napoleon G. B., 21 Feb 1881

Garrett, R. M., 9 Nov 1880

Hill, Benj. F., 3 Apr 1888

Martin, Jas. F., 9 Dec 1893

Hill, Benj. F., 6 Nov 1897

Howard, Sam. E., 1 Oct 1913 (Acting postmaster)

Leaverton, Frank, 10 Mar 1914

Pridgen, Wright T., 19 Mar 1924

 

 

HAGERVILLE (Houston)

Hager, Jas. P., 21 Sep 1891

Smith, Thos. R., 1 Aug 1893

Roach, Sam'l. L., 4 Jan 1895

Collier, Juriah J., 4 Aug 1904

Discontinued 15 Jan 1906; mail to Ratcliff

 

 

HAILSBURGH (Houston)

Haile, S. C., 11 Nov 1867

Hallmark, Wm. I., 16 Jun 1868

Discontinued 12 Oct 1868

 

 

HAILVILLE (Houston)

Murchison, John, 5 May 1873

Discontinued 17 Nov 1873

(Re-established) Odem, Wm. M., 24 Jun 1874

Discontinued 20 Oct 1874

(Re-established) Hester, John H., 21 Jun 1875

Hester, Adison P., 31 Mar 1876

Clark, Wm. V., 30 Sep 1878

Rogers, J. B., 10 Jly 1883

Discontinued 27 Aug 1883; mail to Crockett

 

 

HALL'S BLUFF (Houston) (see also TELEGRAPH MILL)

Dixon, John M., 15 Mar 1852

Hazlewood, Calvin T., 27 Jan 1853

Dixon, J. M., 19 Dec 1853

Discontinued 12 Mar 1855

[Apparently re-established]

Herndon, Robt. E., 3 Nov 1857

Cg'd back to TELEGRAPH MILL, 26 Mar 1858

Stubblefield, Thos., 1 Nov 1862 (CSA)

[Further data not found]

 

 

HANCOCK (Houston)

Atwood, Wm. F., 6 Aug 1858

Angell, Chas. J., 17 Oct 1859

Argile, C. J., [date not given] [resigned]

Stroud, L. R., 28 Jan 1861

Stroud, L. B., 12 Jly 1861 (CSA)

Du Puy, A. G., 15 Nov 1864 (CSA)

McMime, Jas. G., 3 Aug 1866

Poole, Geo. F., 8 Oct 1866

Discontinued 4 Mar 1868

 

 

HICKORY CREEK (Houston)

Kelley, Geo. J., 31 Jan 1876

Discontinued 21 Aug 1877

 

 

HOLLY (Houston)

Brannen, Chas. R., 6 May 1886

Phipps, Thos. H., 23 Mar 1888

Phipps, Walter C., 14 Dec 1893

Skipper, Robt. W., 22 Sep 1894

Rich, Chas. R., 4 Dec 1896

Phipps, Fannie N., 26 Oct 1897

Allen, Cecil C., 23 Aug 1906

Phipps, Thos. H., 3 Apr 1911

Discontinued 31 May 1914; mail to Lovelady

 

 

JAMES (Houston)

Hancock, Rich'd. C., 4 Apr 1881

Discontinued 6 May 1886; papers to Crockett

 

 

JULIAN (Houston)

Julian, Geo. W., 6 Feb 1885

Discontinued 16 Mar 1896; papers to Tadmor

(Re-established) Oliphint, Alfred D., 11 Jan 1899

Discontinued 30 Mar 1901; papers to Daniel

 

 

KENNARD (Houston)

MacTavish, Alex., 16 Jan 1902

English, Hugh P., 7 May 1906

 

 

KENT (Houston)

Kent, Nellie R., 18 Sep 1889

Discontinued 31 Jly 1890; papers to Daly's

 

 

KYLEVILLE (Houston)

Wilson, J. K., 25 Sep 1873

Discontinued 4 May 1874

 

 

LATEXO (Houston)

Patton, Jas. H., 10 Dec 1907

Leaverton, Thos. H., 30 Jan 1909

Brailsford, Geo., 20 May 1911

Stiff, Lewis J., 29 Jan 1915

Brailsford, Geo., 4 Dec 1918 (X)

Jones, Schultz, 30 Dec 1919

Sims, Cora Mae, 10 May 1922

Butler, Eula B., 11 Feb 1924

Spence, Maude B., 21 Jly 1926

 

 

LONGSTREET (Houston)

Established 17 Nov 1863 (CSA)

Wright, B. A., 17 Nov 1863 (CSA)

[Apparently discontinued by CSA]

 

 

LOVELADY (Houston) (see also PENNINGTON)

Hofman, August, 8 Nov 1872

Adams Jr., Ed'n. B., 5 Jun 1873

Mainer, Nicholas J., 14 Apr 1874

Rush, Francis M., 27 Apr 1877

Poole, Geo. F., 6 Dec 1882

Koonce, John F., 31 Mar 1884

Moore, John I., 9 Nov 1886

Morgan, Jas. W., 5 Dec 1890

Moore, Chas. B., 7 Apr 1893

Cater, Doug. J., 18 Oct 1897

Moore, Chas. B., 13 Feb 1902

Click, Collins M., 10 Mar 1922

Rayburn, Wm. F., 14 Feb 1931

 

 

LUNDY (Houston)

Kennedy, Wm., 20 Sep 1897

Kennedy, Thos. S., 9 Mar 1900

Discontinued 31 Jly 1900; papers to Hagerville

(Re-established) Steed, Jarvis E., 6 Aug 1903

Helton, John W., 20 Aug 1907

Williams, Jacob B., 5 Mar 1914

Discontinued 31 Dec 1914; mail to Ratcliff

 

 

LURAY (Houston)

Williams, Eugene A., 25 Jly 1890

Discontinued 20 Apr 1891; no papers

 

 

MUSTANG PRAIRIE (Houston)

Hallmark, G., 22 May 1846

Discontinued 12 Nov 1846

 

 

NACHES (Houston)

Bracken, Jas. R., 7 Nov 1853

Estrather, Miss Julia, 19 Feb 1866

Bracken, Benj. M., 4 Sep 1874

Kennedy, Mrs. Mary T., 29 Nov 1875

Lane, Wyatt, 10 Apr 1876

Discontinued 27 Jly 1876

[Apparently re-established]

Cooper, Albert G., 18 Mar 1878

McLemore, John A., 27 Oct 1879

Discontinued 29 Jan 1880

(Re-established) Robinett, John W., 27 Apr 1880

Discontinued 21 Aug 1882; papers to Crockett

 

 

NECHES (Houston)

Henness, Josh. J., 29 Jan 1847

Discontinued 19 Jly 1848

[Apparently re-established]

Bracken, Jas. R., 12 Jly 1861 (CSA)

[Apparently discontinued by CSA]

 

 

ORIOLE (Houston)

King, Alexander, 21 Aug 1902

Discontinued 31 Mar 1905; mail to Crockett

 

 

PARKER'S MILLS (Houston)

Mongtomery, Jas. W., 29 Apr 1859

Smith, John, 17 Jly 1860

Smith, John, 6 Aug 1861 (CSA)

Luce, I. F., 7 Apr 1862 (CSA)

Brooks, T. W., 17 Sep 1864 (CSA)

Yarbrough, J. Randolph, 17 Mar 1865 (CSA)

Discontinued 23 Jan 1867

(Re-established) Strother, Carrie F., 10 Jun 1867

Discontinued 14 Apr 1868

(Re-established) Ellison, __. M., 19 Jun 1871

Discontinued 28 Oct 1872

 

 

PENNINGTON (Houston)

Dailey, Dan'l., 4 Aug 1858

Dill, Josiah H., 5 Aug 1861 (CSA)

Freeman, Wm. A., 17 Sep 1864 (CSA)

Freeman, W. M., 12 Apr 1866

Holland, Geo. W., 20 Jun 1866

Wortham, F. M., 19 Nov 1869

Lane, Wm. M., 13 Oct 1870

Cg'd to LOVELADY, 8 Nov 1872

 

 

PERCILLA (Houston)

Robertson, Henry T., 26 Dec 1891

Tipton, John C., 24 Sep 1897

Lively, Dan'l. S., 14 Feb 1903

Bridges, Mathew F., 3 Apr 1905

Dotson, Thos. J., 29 Nov 1907

Sewell, Mary L., 9 Nov 1908

McKenzie, Alton P., 3 Nov 1914

Lively, Aldine K., 9 Aug 1918

Fitchett, Trawl B., 27 Feb 1925

Dickey, Clara M., 29 Jun 1929

 

 

PETTITT'S (Houston)

Pettitt, John G., 22 May 1846

Discontinued 19 Mar 1850

 

 

PLAIN (Houston)

Scurlock, Thos. A., 22 Jly 1902

Gibson, Jas. A., 14 Feb 1903

(Order rescinded 21 May 1903)

Scurlock, Thos. A., 22 Jly 1902

Discontinued 15 Dec 1905; mail to Ratcliff

 

 

PLEASANT GROVE (Houston)

Webb, David, 25 Jan 1887

Beavers, Robt. O., 24 Oct 1887

Arledge, Jas. W., 3 Aug 1889

Discontinued 28 Nov 1891; papers to Julian

 

 

PORTER SPRINGS (Houston) (see also PORTER'S SPRINGS)

Murchison, Geo. R., 10 Jun 1895

Tibbs, Mackenzie, 5 Feb 1897

McCarty, Wm. D., 24 Feb 1899

McCarty, Mike, 30 Nov 1903

 

 

PORTERS SPRINGS (Houston)

Murchison, John, 9 Jun 1875

Murchison, Geo. R., 2 Dec 1886

Porter, Jas. McIntosh, 1 Feb 1888

Cg'd to PORTER SPRINGS, 10 Jun 1895

 

 

PRAIRIE (Houston)

Clark, Barton, 28 Feb 1857

Moore, Wm. D., 20 Jly 1860

Moore, W. D., 12 Jly 1861 (CSA)

Roberts, C. W., 18 Jun 1862 (CSA)

Dillard, Z. W., 18 Feb 1863 (CSA)

Keele, Chas. B., 4 Apr 1865 (CSA)

Dillard, Zach. W., 27 Dec 186__?

Dixon, Robt. C., 5 Jly 1867

McKey, Jas., 4 Apr 1871

Discontinued 8 Apr 1872

 

 

RANDOLPH (Houston)

Barber, Geo. W., 30 Jun 1858

Foster, Sam'l. O., 6 May 1859

Rounsaville, Jas. B., 7 Oct 1859

Casteel, Asbury, 10 Dec 1860

Blakey, Jos., 22 Dec 1862 (CSA)

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

(Re-established) Vaughn, Henry M., 3 Aug 1876

Discontinued 29 Sep 1881

 

 

RATCLIFF (Houston)

Ratcliff, Jessee H., 6 Feb 1885

Ratcliff, Stephen D., 26 Jly 1898

Childress, John H., 30 Aug 1902

(Order rescinded 30 Sep 1902)

Ratcliff, Stephen D., 26 Jly 1898

Mahony, Gary M., 15 Mar 1907

Ratcliff, Stephen D., 21 Jly 1914

Ratcliff, Gerald C., 18 Sep 1916 (Acting postmaster)

Green, Joe, 2 Oct 1916 (Acting postmaster)

Smith,. Sam'l. S., 17 Dec 1917 (Acting postmaster)

Kilpatrick, Annie, 8 Mar 1918

Jones, Annie, 17 Feb 1920

 

 

REYNARD (Houston)

Kent, Thos. S., 14 Jan 1901

Discontinued 30 Sep 1907; mail to Grapeland

 

 

ROADVILLE (Anderson, Houston)

Wilson, Audley H., 20 Apr 1860

Discontinued 11 Sep 1860

(Re-established) Wilson, Audley H., 11 Jan 1862 (CSA)

[Apparently discontinued by CSA]

 

 

SAN PEDRO (Houston) (see also AUGUSTA)

Perrich, Wm., 11 Feb 1848

Murchison, Martin, 3 Jun 1851

Cunningham, Wm., 22 Feb 1855

Blair, John, 1 Sep 1855

Cg'd to AUGUSTA, 24 Aug 1857

[Apparently cg'd back to SAN PEDRO, 7 Apr 1858]

Blair, John, 7 Apr 1858

Jones, Francis M., 6 Apr 1860

Cunningham, Wm., 26 Nov 1860

Cunningham, Wm., 31 Jan 1862 (CSA)

Discontinued 22 Apr 1863 (CSA)

(Name cg'd from AUGUSTA to SAN PEDRO, 8 Aug 1864 (CSA))

Cunningham, Wm., 8 Aug 1864 (CSA)

Hague, John H.,10 Apr 1866

Discontinued 30 Mar 1868

(Re-established) Jones, Jas. K., 21 Jun 1871

Hill, Rothwell C., 29 Apr 1878

Hill, Jeff'n. D., 15 Feb 1882

Grounds, John Weslie, 17 Jly 1890

Hearn, Benj. Seth, 10 Apr 1891

Grounds, Geo., 16 Dec 1893

Robison, Wm. M., 18 Nov 1899

Vineyard, John W., 29 Aug 1900

Hacker, Dan'l., 2 May 1901

Driskell, Zachariah ("Zack") David, 16 May 1902

Discontinued 31 Jly 1905; mail to Crockett

 

 

SEA (Houston)

Sea, Ed. H., 12 Nov 1873

Discontinued 29 Feb 1876

 

 

SHADY GROVE (Houston)

Kavanaugh, Alfred L., 8 Sep 1855

Craddock, Jas., 10 Jan 1857

Craddock, Jas., 13 Mar 1862 (CSA)

Discontinued 18 Mar 1862 (CSA)

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866 [by U. S. Govt.]

 

 

SHERIDAN (Houston)

Sheridan, John R., 25 Oct 1888

Discontinued 3 Oct 1892; mail to Grapeland

(Re-established) Martin, David W., 29 May 1893

Matthews, Wm. S., 17 Dec 1895

Green, Elijah W., 12 Nov 1897

Edens, Albert N., 27 Dec 1898

Discontinued 15 Aug 1905; mail to Grapeland

 

 

SHILOH (Houston)

Davis, Chas. H., 21 Jan 1867

Discontinued 29 Jan 1869

 

 

STARK (Houston)

Murchison, Riley T., 31 May 1901

Discontinued 4 Nov 1901; never in operation

 

 

SULLIVAN'S BLUFF (Houston)

McMillion, Jack H., 2 May 1872

Sullivan, John C., 27 Jly 1874

Discontinued 3 Dec 1875

 

 

SUNSHINE (Houston)

McPhaill, John W., 5 May 1884

Discontinued 30 Jly 1885; papers to Lovelady

 

 

TADMOR (Houston)

Harvin, Rich'd R., 6 Feb 1885

Vaughan, Matthew B., 17 Apr 1906

Brewer, Jos. E., 28 May 1910

Discontinued 31 May 1914; mail to Ratcliff

 

 

TELEGRAPH MILLS (Houston) (see also HALL'S BLUFF)

Peacock, Wm. W., 28 Feb 1856

Cg'd to HALL'S BLUFF, 3 Nov 1857

Cg'd back to TELEGRAPH MILLS, 26 Mar 1858

Williams, John A., 26 Mar 1858

Cg'd to ELKHART, 26 Jly 1859

 

 

TESLA (Houston)

Sullivan, Ed. J?, 15 Aug 1894

Sullivan, Susan L., 31 Mar 1900

Sullivan, Wm. R., 10 Jly 1902

Discontinued 30 Sep 1910; mail to Druso

 

 

UDSTON (Houston)

Baker, Lewis W., 3 Aug 1887

Discontinued 12 Feb 1894; papers to Crockett

 

 

VISTULA (Houston)

Smith, John, 20 Mar 1900

Penn, Wm., 23 Apr 1906

Patterson, Richard, 13 Sep 1907

(Order rescinded 14 Apr 1908)

Penn, Wm., 23 Apr 1906

Smith, John, 14 Apr 1908

Shuffer, Mamie, 19 Feb 1914

Smith, John, 24 Jan 1918 (Failed to qualify)

Discontinued 30 Apr 1918; mail to Weldon

 

 

VOLGA (Houston)

Knox, Sam'l. D., 8 Feb 1897

Knox, David S., 10 Mar 1906

Siddon, John A., 6 Apr 1909

Knox, Lizzie, 19 Apr 1917

Discontinued 14 Jly 1917; mail to Weldon

 

 

WANETA (Houston)

Howard, Mart H., 12 Dec 1899

Monk, Pinkney M., 14 Jan 1901

Austin, John F., 18 Jun 1902

Tims, Nathan J., 22 Nov 1902

Howard, Mart H., 13 Feb 1906

Discontinued 15 Jly 1909; mail to Percilla

 

 

WECHES (Houston)

Harrison, Gedie S., 9 Aug 1887

Harrison, Etta S., 3 Apr 1891

Vaught, Wm. L., 25 Jly 1893

Lively, John F., 7 Feb 1895

Alexander, Thos. J., 21 Aug 1897

McClure, Jos. R., 14 Feb 1902

Gregg, Jacob W., 28 Apr 1903

Womack, Robt. B., 2 Jun 1909

Womack, Nancy J., 21 Jan 1914

Vaught, Wm. L., 17 Mar 1920

Smith, Jas. H., 26 Feb 1926

Smith, Dan, 15 Dec 1926

Young, Rena E., 11 Apr 1928

Anderson, Pearl, 9 Jun 1931

Anderson, Armor P., 17 Jly 1931

 

 

WELDON (Houston) (see also CALHOUN'S FERRY)

Stepp, Newton L., 13 Aug 1869

Murchison, Weldon J., 15 Apr 1874

Hutchings, Robt. H., 12 Dec 1881

Denton, Abraham B., 19 Aug 1885

Gimon?, Walter D., 19 Nov 1888

Rosamond, John N., 28 Jan 1901

Rosamond, Jos. F., 26 Sep 1907

Parten, Wm. J., 8 Dec 1920

Ivins, Travis S., 29 Nov 1922

Turney, Theo. G., 14 Jun 1923

Turney, Carrie L., 28 Oct 1927

 

 

WHITESVILLE (Houston) (see also BROXSON)

Satterwhite, John M,. 4 Sep 1902

Discontinued 30 Jun 1906; mail to Lovelady

 

 

WIGFALL (Houston)

Kennedy, Wm. H., 22 Jly 1859

Roberts, C. W., 23 Mar 1865 (CSA)

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

 

 

WIGGINS (Houston)

Webb, Jeptha G., 12 May 1900

Discontinued 30 Mar 1901; papers to Ash