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

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POSTMASTERS & POST OFFICES OF
JASPER COUNTY, TEXAS
1846 - 1930

 

ALDRIDGE (Jasper)

Aldridge, Wm. H., 9 Mar 1907

Discontinued 29 Apr 1916, mail to Turpentine

(Re-established) Brookshire, Chas. P., 14 Jan 1920 (Failed to qualify)

Bean, Ira S., 25 Jun 1921

Discontinued 15 Oct 1923; mail to Turpentine

 

 

APPLEGATE (Jasper)

Applegate, Henry D., 10 May 1905

Discontinued 31 Jly 1909, mail to Roganville

 

 

BEANS PLACE (Jasper) (see also HORGER)

Bean, Ira S., 7 Mar 1925

 

 

BEECH GROVE (Jasper)

Faircloth, Jas. B., 17 Mar 1890

Singletary, Neal R., 5 Jly 1893

Faircloth, Jas. B., 29 Dec 1893

Pickle, Jas. W., 30 Mar 1900

Smith, Bertie, 20 Mar 1901

Smith, Mary, 8 Feb 1902

Smith, Kymbol J., 22 Nov 1902

Westbrook, Jarvis W., 2 Mar 1903

Maynard, Wm. F., 17 Feb 1904

Minyard, Wm. F., 11 Mar 1904

Minyard, Thos. A., 11 Jly 1928

 

 

BELL'S FERRY (Jasper)

Bell, Luther S., 28 Dec 1889 (C)

Discontinued 23 Jan 1891; papers to Lewis Ferry

 

 

BESSMAY (Jasper)

Rogers, Geo. M., 16 Sep 1903

Bridges, Sallie W., 13 Jan 1906

Brice, Wm. J., 30 Sep 1907 (Failed to qualify)

Payne, John S., 25 Jun 1908

Barksdale, Ethelbert C., 13 Aug 1909

Barksdale, Eliza W., 19 Oct 1911

Barksdale, Ethelbert C., 13 May 1914

Black, Wm. R., 30 Nov 1915

 

 

BEVILPORT (Jasper)

Doom, Randolph C., 16 Dec 1854

Seale, Elias T., 7 Sep 1857

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

[Apparently re-established]

Shelby, Zerah, 14 Sep 1897

Discontinued 15 Dec 1899; papers to Jasper

 

 

BLOX (Jasper)

Wilson, Dora, 24 Oct 1919

Bevil, Mrs. Annah H., 26 Nov 1921

White, Laura B., 23 Feb 1923

Goddard, Marguetta, 19 Apr or 5 Nov 1923

Morgan, Gertie, 22 May 1924

Goddard, Marquetta, 18 Mar 1925

Discontinued 31 Oct 1931; mail to Jasper

 

 

BONAMI (Jasper)

Mixson, Chas. A., 8 Sep 1902

Bean, Levi L., 23 Mar 1906

Discontinued 31 Jan 1914; mail to Kirbyville

 

 

BROWNDEL (Jasper)

Lynd, John P., 14 Aug 1903

Lakey, Enoch A., 8 Dec 1903

Pollard, Chas. D., 26 Nov 1904

Fortenberry, Mattie, 9 Nov 1910

Platt, Nora, 10 Apr 1911

Discontinued 31 May 1928; mail to Brookeland

 

 

BUNA (Jasper)

Carroll, Jos. E., 28 Sep 1893

Haynes, Geo. W., 8 Mar 1899

McKee, Jos. M., 4 Dec 1899

Rigsby, Wiley T., 27 May 1902

Fones, Chas. C., 26 Mar 1912

Matthews, Andrew F., 15 Oct 1912

Ferguson, Eva J., 22 Jan 1914

Richardson, Lee V., 8 Sep 1916

Knight, Jerome N., 23 Aug 1918 (Declined)

Goode, Nettie, 28 Feb 1919 (Declined)

Richardson, Amos D., 9 Jly 1919

Mixon, Nora, 9 Nov 1922

Smith, John D., 17 Jly 1923

 

 

BUNKER HILL (Jasper)

Zimmerman, Ernest E., 7 Mar 1910

Discontinued 30 Jun 1915; mail to Buna

 

 

CAIRO (Jasper)

Gilbert, R. M., 29 Jun 1858

Morrison, John T., 24 Sep 1858

Morrison, J. T., 12 Jly 1861 (CSA)

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

(Re-established) Heckman, Gustavus A., 4 Apr 1872

Withers, Valentine J., 28 May 1873

Renfro, D. E., 4 Sep 1877

Vaughan, Arch. N., 4 Mar 1878

Ferguson, Geo. B., 10 Jan 1883

Ferguson, Geo. R., 29 Jan 1883

McKee, Wesley, 20 Feb 1885

Discontinued 4 May 1895; papers to Magnolia Springs

 

 

CALL JUNCTION (Jasper)

Miller, E. Avery, 9 Jun 1908

Morgan, Elsie, 31 Jan 1916

Jackson, Maude, 21 Aug 1919

Discontinued 30 Jly 1927; mail to Call

 

 

COGNIAC (Jasper)

Pickle, Rich'd L., 15 Sep 1903

Pickle, J. W., 29 Dec 1903

Discontinued 13 Feb 1904; papers to Jasper

 

 

DRYBURG (Jasper)

Davenport, Thos. E., 7 Feb 1912

Davenport, John M., 13 May 1914

Harris, Jerry A., 28 Jan 1920

 

 

DUNCAN (Jasper)

May, J. B., 29 Aug 1881

Discontinued 4 Aug 1882; mail to Jasper

 

 

ERIN (Jasper

Craige, Jas. A., 20 Sep 1847

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

(Re-established) Faircloth, Jas. B., 31 Oct 1882

Morgan, Malachi, 22 Oct 1883

Aarant, Martin B., 29 Nov 1912

McLemore, Thos. F., 6 Nov 1913

McLemore, Nannie O., 3 Oct 1916

Aarant, Martin B., 15 Feb 1918

Discontinued 28 Feb 1923; mail to Magnolia Springs

Modified 31 Mar 1923

 

 

EVADALE (Jasper)

Darnak, Frank K., 6 May 1904

Richardson, Chas. M., 29 Jun 1904

Adams, Sam H., 13 Jan 1911

Adams, Roberta E., 8 Apr 1916

Bruce, Jas. W., 2 May 1917

Barclay, Mrs. Willard, 27 Oct 1926

Powell, Juanita B., 4 Jun 1930

 

 

FERGUSON (Jasper)

Helms, Calvin L., 18 Dec 1928

 

 

FLOY (Jasper)

Ford, Adam D., 12 Jly 1894

Discontinued 25 Apr 1895; papers to Jasper

 

 

GIST (Jasper)

Fomme, Caddo A., 30 Aug 1912

Gist, John P., 4 Nov 1915

Bond, Robt. L?, 14 Jan 1921

Ward, Dolph, 14 Dec 1921

 

 

HOLLY SPRINGS (Jasper, Newton, Jasper)

McCree, Wm. S., 13 Jun 1871

Discontinued 7 Sep 1880

To Newton County, [9 Jun 1884?]

Back to Jasper County, 8 Oct 1900

Renfro, David E., 8 Oct 1900

Discontinued 15 Jan 1901; papers to Jasper

(Re-established) Renfro, Mary E. J., 27 Jan 1902

Discontinued 29 Nov 1902; papers to Jasper

 

 

HORGER (Jasper)

Bean, Ira S., 2 Sep 1903

Segrest, Allmon F., 18 Sep 1908

Segrest, Avie, 23 Mar 1910

Milner, Alice, 5 Apr 1911

Hopson, Avie, 14 Jan 1913

Yeates, Annie, 23 Apr 1921

Bean, Ira S., 7 Mar 1925

Cg'd to BEANS PLACE, 1 Aug 1929

 

 

HOWELL (Jasper)

Collins, Susan S., 10 Aug 1889

Collins, Emanuel T., 31 Jly 1897

Discontinued 31 Mar 1900; papers to Holly Springs, Newton Co.

 

 

JASPER (Jasper)

Good, Hannibal, 22 May 1846

White, Seymour, 27 Oct 1848

Ferguson, Wm. A., 16 Jly 1853

Maund, Wm. W., 8 Jly 1854

Mott, Benj. F., 2 May 1857

Causey, Thos. W., 15 May 1858

Smith, Henry V., 14 Feb 1860

Maund, Wm. L., 9 May 1860

Maund, W. L., 12 Jly 1861 (CSA)

Henderson, Duncan J., 25 Jun 1866

Gilbreath, Thos., 20 Sep 1869?

Forwood, Jason M., 29 Apr 1873

Kellie, Ed. J., 11 Feb 1871

Landergreen, John, 6 Apr 1875

Blake, Wm. W., 1 Jun 1875

Patten, Jas. M., 13 Feb 1890 (C)

Milner, Sarah J., 7 Nov 1893

Patten, Mamie J., 13 Oct 1897

Neyland, Anna V., 19 Jly 1901

Blake, Wm. C., 9 Feb 1907

Wells, E. C., 5 Sep 1911

Williams, Ross, 3 Oct 1912

Blake, Wm. C., 25 Apr 1913 (Acting postmaster)

Holmes, Mrs. W. F., 22 May 1913

Blake, Wm. C., 27 Mar 1918 (Acting postmaster)

Acton, Oscar B., 11 Sep 1922

Blake, Wm. C., 1 Feb 1926 (Acting postmaster)

Pringle, Valcor G., 3 Aug 1926 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

KIRBYVILLE (Jasper)

Frazer, Robt. L., 10 Jun 1895

Kennedy, Fannie P., 21 Aug 1897

Kennedy, Wm. H., 4 Dec 1899

Lee, Moses J., 7 Jun 1906

Williamson, Jasper C., 1 Mar 1909

Bradbury, C. W., 25 Jly 1913

Ehret, Chas. A., 8 Apr 1914 (Acting postmaster)

Kennedy, Evye, 6 May 1914 (Acting postmaster)

Windham, Rufus H., 29 Jan 1923

 

 

KYLES QUARRY (Jasper)

Barclay, Steve P., 7 Nov 1916

Discontinued 15 Oct 1917; mail to Rockland

 

 

LEWIS FERRY (Jasper)

Lewis, John K., 11 Oct 1859

Lewis, John K., 12 Jly 1861 (CSA)

Discontinued 23 Jan 1867

(Re-established) Ralph, Henry, 15 May 1872

Rawls, Geo. W., 29 Jly 1886

Morris, Abbie P., 7 Sep 1895

Discontinued 30 Sep 1912; mail to Turpentine

 

 

MAGNOLIA SPRING(S) (Jasper)

Walker, Kenzey L., 16 Dec 1850

Goodman, Chas. G., 31 Jan 1861 (CSA) [deceased]

Lee, James, 12 Jly 1861 (CSA)

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

(Re-established) Spence, John A?, 16 Jun 1868

Lee, Jas., 9 Dec 1874

Law, David J., 12 Dec 1882

Mixson, Jos. I., 24 Nov 1897

McKinnon, Mary, 9 Apr 1906

Stewart, Lisbon C., 19 Mar 1908

Clark, Allen R., 22 Jan 1914

Stewart, Lisbon C., 24 Feb 1919

Smith, Mary E., 22 Apr 1921

Munsell, Otto O., 19 Dec 1921

 

 

MERITT'S (Jasper)

Brown, Simpson, 15 Mar 1858

Discontinued 19 May 1859

 

 

MOUNT JORDAN (Jasper)

Jordan, Wm., 7 Jly 1852

Discontinued 30 May 1854

 

 

PACE'S FERRY (Jasper)

Farrow, Thos. J., 28 Dec 1889 (C)

Discontinued 14 Jan 1904; papers to Horger

 

 

PEACH TREE (Jasper)

Armstrong, Jas. T., 1 Jly 1872

Chamblee, S. H., 12 Nov 1875

Shelby, A. J., 10 Jan 1876

Powell, Wm. B., 24 Aug 1876

Discontinued 18 Sep 1884

(Re-established) Fulton, Nathan, 6 May 1886

Discontinued 15 Jan 1887; papers to Jasper

(Re-established) Hancock, Hardy R., 27 Oct 1888

Discontinued 22 Nov 1890; papers to Jasper

 

 

PROSERPINA (Jasper)

Westbrook, Joshua E., 30 Mar 1903

Discontinued 15 Nov 1907; mail to Beech Grove

 

 

REMLIG (Jasper)

Lakey, Enoch A., 26 Dec 1905

Almond, Maxwell D., 30 Aug 1912

Johnson, Jos. H., 29 Apr 1914

Christian, C. F., 16 Mar 1917

Boudreau?, A. J., 27 Dec 1917 (Acting postmaster)

Edgar, Wm. T., 5 Sep 1918

Lewin, Mrs. Othello, 28 Apr 1924

Discontinued 30 Jun 1926; mail to Brookeland

 

 

ROGANVILLE (Jasper)

Mann, Robt. L., 19 Oct 1899

Mann, Wm. B., 15 Dec 1904

Mack, Jas. F., 30 Sep 1911

Wigley, Wm. A., 4 Feb 1915

Lee, David C., 10 Jan 1917

Bridges, Wm. H., 10 Apr 1920

Carter, Dock F., 8 Mar 1922

Carter, Winnie R., 11 Jly 1922

Mock, Sallie J., 17 Oct 1922

 

 

SALEM (Jasper, Newton)

Swift, Seth, 8 Mar 1847

To Newton County [date not given]

 

 

SHOUP (Jasper)

Shoup, Nannie E., 14 Aug 1903

Discontinued 31 Aug 1904; mail to Roganville

 

 

TRAM (Jasper)

Bostwick, John I., 29 Sep 1886

Scarborough, Lawrence P., 12 Aug 1887

Brandon, Edwin C., 1 Oct 1890

Discontinued 5 Jan 1891; papers to Magnolia Springs

 

 

TURPENTINE (Jasper)

Autrey, Latta M., 11 May 1909

Seale, Geo. E., 21 Jan 1914

Maxwell, Arthur G., 21 Jly 1915

Hodnett, Minnie R., 25 Oct 1916 (Declined)

Perkins, Wm. C., 4 Jun 1917

Neyland, Arch R., 26 Mar 1920

Stroud, Neal, 2 Feb 1921

Parker, Thos. J., 9 Feb 1924

Discontinued 31 Aug 1926; mail to Horger

 

 

UNION (Jasper)

Henderson, John, 5 May 1851

Discontinued 22 Dec 1851

 

 

WALNUT RUN (Jasper)

Orton, Jas. K., 18 Jan 1859

Allen, Wm., 15 Jun 1859

Discontinued 2 Feb 1861

 

 

WENASCO (Jasper)

Pate, Brantley M., 7 Jly 1916

Hartzog, Charlie M., 11 Mar 1920

Discontinued 15 Nov 1920; mail to Blox

 

 

WEST BEVILPORT (Jasper)

Lanier, Robt. C., 6 Nov 1877

Smyth, Jos. G., 7 Apr 1884

Shelby, Robt. P., 4 Aug 1887

Discontinued 13 Oct 1894; papers to Jasper

 

 

WIESS' BLUFF (Jefferson, Jasper) (see also PATTILLO'S, Jefferson Co.)

Wiess, Simon, 21 Jly 1853

Discontinued 23 Jan 1867

(Re-established) Coffin, Miss Mary, 21 Aug 1868

Sanders, Jas. W., 19 May 1873

Wiess, Mrs. Margaret, 6 May 1878

Sanders, Jas. W., 2 Jun 1881

Conn, Ruffin C., 27 Sep 1890

Carroll, Joe E., 24 Aug 1892

Beaumont, Jacob, 25 Apr 1893

Sanders, Jas. W., 18 May 1903

Discontinued 15 Sep 1908; mail to Beaumont

 

 

WOODLAWN (Jasper)

Richardson, Rich'd. Albritton, 14 Jly 1851

Discontinued 29 Apr 1852

 

 

ZAVALLA (Jasper)

Huling, Thos. B., 22 May 1846

Bradshaw, Josiah, 15 Jun 1848

Discontinued 10 Jly 1849

(Re-established) Huling, Thos. B., 16 Oct 1849

Holloman, Fountain, 21 Dec 1854

Huling, Thos. B., 11 Aug 1855

Discontinued 30 Apr 1856

 

 

ZEIRATH (Jasper)

Hawthorne, Joshua T., 1 Jun 1901

Discontinued 1 Nov 1901; never in operation