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

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POSTMASTERS & POST OFFICES OF
KARNES COUNTY, TEXAS
1861 - 1930

 

CASTINE (Karnes)

Polasek, Rudolph J., 1 Nov 1898

Cg'd to HOBSON, 15 Mar 1899

 

 

CESTOHOWA (Karnes)

Zaiontz, Aug. J., 20 Jan 1883

Cooper, Alex. Y., 7 Aug 1907

Mzyk, Jerome W., 30 Dec 1909

Discontinued 15 Jly 1918; mail to Falls City

 

 

CHOATE (Karnes)

Rutledge, Thos. J., 23 Jan 1902

Hunt, Robt. F., 20 Sep 1904

Moore, John G., 6 Jun 1905

Baker, Bennett L., 19 Feb 1908

Discontinued 30 Apr 1909; mail to Runge

 

 

COUCH (Karnes)

Harryman, Andrew J., 14 Feb 1896

Busby, Wm. S., 25 Jan 1906

Graves, Wm. J., 6 Dec 1907

Discontinued 30 Apr 1909; mail to Runge

 

 

COY CITY (Karnes)

Coward, Mrs. Surline, 26 Jun 1930

Hunger, Ruby J., 22 May 1931

 

 

DAILEYVILLE (Karnes)

Dailey, Dan'l. W., 5 Jly 1870

Dailey, Andrew B., 6 Sep 1870

Rutledge, Rich'd. A., 12 Dec 1873

Souby, Armand M., 6 Jly 1875

Souby, Mrs. Emma L., 16 Oct 1883

Discontinued 27 May 1884; mail to Helena

 

 

ECLETO (Bexar, Karnes, Wilson, Karnes)

Gillock, Braxton W., 25 Apr 1854

Archer, John, 25 Oct 1855

Scanland, Eisen? H. T?, 4 Sep 1857

Wilson, Nathan C., 3 Jan 1860

Wilson, N. C., 12 Jly 1861 (CSA)

Scanland, Oliver H. P., 8 Jan 1863 (CSA)

Kelly, Riley A., 27 Mar 1865 (CSA)

In Wilson County, [8 Oct 1866]

[Apparently cg'd back to Karnes County]

Discontinued 20 Mar 1868

(Re-established) Drake, Wm. H., 15 Jly 1869

Key, Wm. M., 12 Jan 1870

Christmas, Theophilus, 13 Jan 1871

Key, Wm. M., 5 Apr 1871

Cg'd to RIDDLEVILLE, 9 Jun 1871

 

 

ELECTO (Karnes)

Riedel, Walter G., 8 Dec 1921

 

 

ELM (Karnes)

Ferguson, Sam'l. T., 11 Mar 1898

Bartlett, Wm. L., 28 Jly 1906

Discontinued 15 Apr 1911; mail to Nixon

 

 

FALLS CITY (Karnes) (see also SKILES)

Crow, Elias O., 28 Nov 1893

Spencer, Carrol W., 26 Jun 1899

Fahrenthold, Paul, 2 Jan 1909

Labus, Stanley F., 22 Dec 1922

 

 

FLACCUS (Karnes)

Perryman, Lorenza, 13 Jan 1903

Discontinued 15 Nov 1906; mail to Runge

 

 

GILLETT (Karnes) (see also RIDDLEVILLE)

Fore, Loula M., 20 Sep 1905

Fairly, Loula M., 26 Oct 1906

Metz Jr., Reinhard H., 2 Feb 1910

Mayfield, Ed. F., 26 Aug 1915

Dromgoole, Lena M., 24 Feb 1920

Harris, Mary L., 22 Aug 1924

Harris, Mrs. Annie I., 5 Mar 1925

 

 

GREEN (Karnes) (see also PULLIN)

Barbee, Star, 19 Oct 1907

Holmes, America L., 11 Aug 1909

DeLeon, Dan'l. G., 15 Sep 1913

Gray, Chas. L., 7 May 1923

 

 

HELENA (Goliad, Karnes)

Ruckman, Thos., 9 Nov 1854

Mahon, John, 21 May 1857

Russell, Chas. A., 26 Mar 1859 [resigned]

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

Newell, John K., 16 Jly 1866

Russell, Lyman B., 8 Oct 1866

Stortz, Louis, 10 May 1870

Conly, John W., 29 Nov 1872

Ruckman, John, 28 May 1873

Butler, Alpha J., 14 Apr 1913

Reagan, Ollie, 16 Jan 1920

 

 

HOBSON (Karnes) (see also CASTINE)

Polasek, Rudolph J., 15 Mar 1899

 

 

HOME PLACE (Karnes)

Barclay, Chris. M., 1 Nov 1858

Discontinued 27 Jan 1860?

 

 

HOME VALLEY (Karnes)

Canfield, Wm. E., 6 Sep 1860

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

 

 

HORTONVILLE (Karnes)

Horton, Alfred T., 16 Mar 1854

Discontinued 14 Jun 1855

 

 

KARNES CITY (Karnes)

Harris, Robt. F., 1 Apr 1891

Pollock, John B., 19 Nov 1892

Brown, Geo. M., 1 Jun 1894

Little, Wm. A., 13 Jun 1895

McCabe, A. D., 1 Aug 1898

(Order rescinded 24 Nov 1898)

Little, Wm. A., 13 Jun 1895

Teas, C. C., 29 May 1913

Erp, Wm. F., 2 Mar 1922

Blakeney, Erma, 16 Jun 1922 (Acting postmaster)

Fenner, MIlton S., 24 Jun 1922 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

KENEDY (Karnes) (see also KENEDY JUNCTION)

Dailey, Chris. P., 21 Jun 1887

Hines, Miller A., 25 Nov 1891

Smith, Virgil H., 27 Mar 1901

Bennett, Robt. W., 23 Jun 1913

Smith, Virgil A. 1 Oct 1921 (Acting postmaster)

Stewart, Elbert H., 11 Apr 1929 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

KENEDY JUNCTION (Karnes)

Dailey, Chris. P., 12 Mar 1887

Cg'd to KENEDY, 21 Jun 1887

 

 

LENZ (Karnes)

Retzloff, Otto W., 10 Feb 1908

Etter, Albert J., 7 Oct 1909

Frohner, Willie J., 16 Jan 1911

Discontinued 31 Jan 1912; mail to Karnes City

 

 

OVERBY (Karnes)

Rogers, Ed. P., 18 Mar 1908

Overby, Chas. J., 9 Nov 1908

Rogers, Ed. P., 2 Jly 1909

Discontinued 15 Jly 1910; mail to Kenedy

 

 

PANA MARIA (Karnes)

Hedges, Sam'l. N., 30 Aug 1856

Toutant, Alcee J., 20 Mar 18___? [resigned]

Kuhnel, John, 5 Aug 1861 (CSA)

Kolodzief, Christian, 18 Jly 1866

Crosley, Silas W., 2 Aug 1867

Rzeppa, Emanuel, 29 Apr 1868

Discontinued 31 Jan 1870

(Re-established) Kiolbassa, Peter, 15 Jun 1871

Dznik, Alex., 6 Sep 1871

Discontinued 22 Apr 1872

(Re-established) Hedges, Sam'l. N., 13 Feb 1874

Jendrusch, Ludwig, 22 Apr 1879

Schulz, Maria, 29 Jan 1880

Cg'd to PANNA MARIA, 4 Dec 1883

 

 

PANNA MARIA (Karnes) (see also PANA MARIA)

Schulz, Maria, 4 Dec 1883

Huthmacher, Ed. J., 16 Jan 1901

Opiela, Frank, 30 Jly 1903

Lyssy, Jos. E., 6 Mar 1905

Pila_czyk, Peter, 9 Nov 1908

Snoga, Frank, 10 May 1910

Lyssy, Louis T., 20 Apr 1916

Mika, Felix F., 26 Jun 1917

 

 

PULLIN (Karnes)

Lister, Austin L., 12 Jun 1902

Gary, Olena M., 16 Dec 1904

DeLeon, Dan'l. G., 5 Jan 1906

Cg'd to GREEN, 19 Oct 1907

 

 

RADFORD (Karnes)

Radford, Wm. H., 26 Oct 1897

Upton, Walter, 5 Jan 1900

Discontinued 31 Oct 1907; mail to Helena

 

 

RIDDLEVILLE (Karnes) (see also ECLETO)

Key, Wm. M., 9 Jun 1871

Hawkins, Jas. W., 5 May 1873

Hassell, Alex. T., 5 May 1874

Parker, A. L., 25 Jly 1876

Hassell, Alex. T., 22 Aug 1876

Northway, Hiram K., 12 Feb 1877

Scanlan, Oliver H. P., 7 May 1878

Bailey, T. K., 7 Nov 1881

Lot, Arthur, 26 Dec 1882

Ruckman, Wm. S., 19 Mar 1886

Hutchinson, John D., 28 Jly 1886

Ruckman, Wm. S., 24 Aug 1888

Campbell, David N., 23 Aug 1893

Curry, Chas. S., 10 Feb 1904

Fore, Loula M., 24 Feb 1905

Cg'd to GILLETT, 20 Sep 1905

 

 

RUNGE (Karnes)

Lokey, Walter H., 20 Sep 1887

Heferer, Geo. H., 12 Jly 1895

Torn?, Preston W., 15 Oct 1895

Reuser, Rudolph L., 12 Feb 1904

Holchak Jr., S. J., 22 May 1913

Garner, Wm. A., 24 Oct 1918

Duerr, Ernest H., 1 Dec 1922 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

SKILES (Karnes)

Muench, Ferdinand E., 11 Feb 1887

Crow, Elias O., 21 May 1892

Cg'd to FALLS CITY, 28 Nov 1893