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

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

 

AMBIA (Lamar)

O'Daniel, Geo. F., 17 Jun 1886

Boyd, John D., 10 May 1887

Martin, Wm. F., 6 Apr 1892

Hamblin, Andrew A., 18 Apr 1893

Boyd, Thad S., 5 Apr 1894

Boyd, John D., 19 May 1896

Logne, Ulysses S., 22 Nov 1899

Austin, Francis M., 17 Jan 1905 (Declined)

Discontinued 29 Apr 1905; mail to Paris

 

 

AMHERST (Lamar)

Bailey, Earley J., 11 Jly 1904

Discontinued 14 Aug 1905; mail to Paris

 

 

ARTHUR CITY (Lamar)

Arthur, John H., 28 Aug 1886

Everest, Herbert H., 19 Nov 1897

Thomas, Beauchamp B., 21 Jly 1898

Arthur, John H., 8 Jly 1901

Tinnin, Larry H., 2 May 1904

Tunnell, Mary, 16 Feb 1905

Wilkins, Jas. C., 14 Sep 1906

Wilkins, Vance R., 30 Mar 1914

Wilkins, Jas. C., 8 Dec 1915

 

 

ATLAS (Lamar)

Price, Jas. E., 13 Feb 1884

Tudor, Jeff'n. S., 1 Dec 1884

Porter, John C., 4 May 1885

Dunagan, Horace B., 23 May 1887

Yates, Jas. M., 19 Feb 1901

Patterson, Rice M., 16 Jun 1902

Wooldridge, Harrison, 2 May 1910

Keener, John L., 7 May 1923

 

 

BAIRD (Lamar) (see also BIARD)

Milling, Wm. A., 3 May 1880

Cg'd to BIARD, 24 May 1880

 

 

BELK (Lamar)

Harkey, Chas. C., 7 Dec 1899

Hall, Harrison, 22 Oct 1902

Discontinued 30 Sep 1905; mail to Caviness

 

 

BEN FRANKLIN (Lamar, Delta)

Nelson, Isaac B., 8 Sep 1853

Hoge, Edw. A., 17 Mar 1854

Nidever, Mark A., 18 Jly 1854

Hage?/Hoge?, Moses, 1 Nov 1856 (Resigned)

Kennedy, Jas. L., 12 Jly 1861 (CSA)

Griffin, Mrs. Susan, 11 Sep 1862 (CSA)

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

(Re-established) Shotwell, Jos. L., 19 Mar 1867

Discontinued 23 Oct 1868

(Re-established) Ayres, Miss Nancy J., 11 Feb 1869

Bell, Fred C., 31 May 1870

To Delta County

Vansant, Jas. M., 9 Feb 1874

Dooley, Mrs. Annie, 26 Dec 1889

Ross, Stephen D., 16 Feb 1891

Ross, Hattie A., 2 Aug 1894

Ross, Stephen D., 27 Oct 1898

Miller, Wm. B., 20 May 1910

 

 

BIARD (Lamar) (see also BAIRD)

Milling, Wm. A., 24 May 1880

Cg'd to BIARDSTOWN, 27 Feb 1883

 

 

BIARDSTOWN (Lamar) (see also BAIRD)

Milling, Wm. A., 27 Feb 1883

Milling, Sarah E., 18 Apr 1888

Lentz, Sarah E., 2 Apr 1892

Gunn, Wm. M., 15 Mar 1930

 

 

BLOSSOM (Lamar) (see also BLOSSOM PRAIRIE)

Byrn, Wm. H., 29 Feb 1888

Eades, Green B., 28 Dec 1889

Boone, Jas. M., 11 Aug 1893

Eades, Newton H., 7 Aug 1897

Black, Eugene, 22 Nov 1900

Hancock, John W., 23 Oct 1901

Williams, John W., 22 Oct 1902

Eades, Newton H., 14 Jan 1909

Black, Alex. P., 27 Mar 1912 (Acting postmaster)

Eades, Hugh B., 28 Oct 1912

Burke, Minnie, 5 Jun 1913

Eades, Hugh B., 3 Feb 1922

 

 

BLOSSOM PRAIRIE (Lamar)

Wilson, Geo., 12 May 1849

Discontinued 27 Nov 1849

(Re-established) Dickerson, Thos. J., 29 Apr 1852

Murphey, Lorenzo D., 20 Dec 1855

Young, John C., 10 Aug 1857

Young, John C., 5 Aug 1861 (CSA)

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

(Re-established) Jordan, Jas., 15 Jly 1869

Flenniken, David G., 26 Dec 1874?/1876?

Moore, Rich'd. A., 12 Nov 1885

Byrn, Wm. H., 7 Dec 1886

Cg'd to BLOSSOM, 29 Feb 1888

 

 

BLUEBIRD (Lamar)

Roberts, Rufus A., 11 Jly 1904

Discontinued 15 Nov 1907; mail to Biardstown

 

 

BOGGY (Lamar)

Banks, Robt., 9 May 1860

Discontinued 9 Feb 1861

 

 

BOX (Lamar)

McEldowney, Miss Susan J., 21 Jan 1884

McEldowney, Robt. S. P., 6 May 1886(?)

Discontinued 24 May 1888; papers to Paris

 

 

BROADWAY (Lamar)

Hutchings, Frank E., 31 Mar 1890 (C)

Smallwood, Jas. F., 5 Nov 1896

Hutchings, Frank E., 15 Mar 1899

Justiss, Wm. R., 22 Dec 1900

Smallwood, Jas. F., 11 Mar 1902

Discontinued 15 May 1907; mail to Howland

 

 

BRODIE (Lamar)

Brodie, John L., 25 Apr 1891

Jones, Geo. M., 18 Feb 1892

Discontinued 19 Dec 1922, papers to Gibson

 

 

BROOKSTON (Lamar)

Mayo, Robt. P., 1 Dec 1873

Walker, Jas. O., 19 Apr 1874

Lewis, Jas. L., 23 Nov 1874

Walker, Jas. O., 25 Jly 1876

Mallory, Frank D., 12 Mar 1883

Roach, Lydia C., 10 Feb 1890 (C)

Hawkins, Jones M., 18 Apr 1894

Steele, E. H. B., 18 May 1894

Steele, Geo. T., 14 Mar 1896

Roach, Fred, 11 Jly 1898

Garner, Arthur E., 10 Sep 1906

Jennings, Carroll B., 30 Sep 1911

Scheide, Otto A., 11 Nov 1914

 

 

CATHRON'S STORE (Lamar)

House, Jas. N., 5 Sep 1878

Hamilton, J. C., 27 Dec 1880

McDonald, Chas., 7 Feb 1881

Hammack, Thos. J., 27 Jun 1881

Stewart, Jos. S., 7 Mar 1884

Nicholson, Marshal D., 4 Feb 1889

Collins, Wallace, 11 May 1892

Wright, Franklin L., 3 Feb 1898

Cornehon, Jos. B., 28 Oct 1902 (Declined)

Sikes, Annie E., 25 Feb 1903

(Order rescinded 4 May 1905)

Davis, Houston N., 28 Jly 1905

Discontinued 15 Nov 1905; mail to Maxey

 

 

CAVINESS (Lamar)

Whitten, Sam'l. A., 5 Aug 1895

Johnson, Wm. M., 2 May 1919

Little, Edgar, 27 Jan 1925

 

 

CHICOTA (Lamar)

Belvin, Edgar P., 11 Nov 1879

Littlejohn, Chas. P., 29 Nov 1880

Hughes, John W., 24 Oct 1887

(Order rescinded 6 May 1890)

Littlejohn, Chas. P., 29 Nov 1880

Carpenter, Wm. T., 3 Feb 1894

Houser, Wm. P., 21 Feb 1902

Wilkins, Laura, 12 Oct 1905

Spears, Laura, 14 Mar 1906 (Declined)

Housen, Wm. P., 21 Aug 1906

Townsend, Chas. H., 8 Jly 1907

Westbrook, Willie M., 5 Sep 1912

Gustin, Marion L., 19 Mar 1913

Seay, Leona G., 11 Apr 1917

 

 

CLARDY (Lamar)

Dunlap, Jas. M., 29 May 1899

Martin, Wm. N., 30 Mar 1900

Carter, John L., 25 Feb 1903

Dunlap, Eliza D., 19 Oct 1905

Discontinued 14 Apr 1906; mail to Rockford

 

 

CLEERE (Lamar)

Cleere, Lawrence P., 24 Dec 1898

Discontinued 10 Jly 1899; papers to Glory

 

 

COMPASS (Lamar)

Clark, Jas. B., 3 Mar 1885

Barbee, Wesley, 27 Apr 1886

Barbee, John Wesley, 26 May 1886

Discontinued 30 ____? 1886; papers to Box

 

 

COTTON PLANT (Lamar)

Womack, Geo. M., 22 Jly 1870

Discontinued 22 Apr 1872

(Re-established) Moody, Rich'd. D., 10 Feb 1873

Brackeen, Wm. T., 21 May 1877

Discontinued 21 Jly 1879

 

 

COX (Lamar)

Cox, Rich'd., 28 Jan 1884

Ford, Jas., 8 Dec 1885

Discontinued 15 Apr 1886; papers to Paris

 

 

CRAIGS (Lamar)

Ginisin, H. F., 13 Nov 1883

Discontinued 26 Jan 1885; mail to Gibson

 

 

CUNNINGHAM (Lamar)

Crafton, Tilman A., 31 Aug 1912

Cunningham, Edgar, 23 Sep 1916

Higgins, Wm. F., 20 May 1919 (Declined)

Nelson, Clarence R., 23 Sep 1919

Higgins, Wm. F., 20 May 1921

Cox, Ed'n G., 10 Dec 1925

 

 

DA-HONEY (Lamar)

Corrin, John T., 25 Feb 1885

Discontinued 26 Feb 1886?; papers to Cathron's Store

 

 

DAVIS (Lamar)

Moncrief, David A., 28 Jan 1885

DeWitt, Chas. A., 24 Apr 1893

Higgs, Wm. A., 18 Nov 1896

McCuistion, Watt G., 22 Oct 1901

Higgs, Wm. A., 17 Feb 1905

Discontinued 15 Feb 1907; mail to Paris

 

 

DEPORT (Lamar)

Nobles, Millard C., 21 Nov 1883

Pirtle, John P., 23 Jan 1890

New, Hardy C., 27 Jun 1891

Eubanks, Thos. A., 11 Dec 1893

Bateman, Aug., 1 Jly 1899

Bryant, J. R., 15 Mar 1904 (Declined)

Lawler, Wilson I., [1 Apr 1911]

Read, Isaac L., 1 Nov 1914 (Acting postmaster)

Bell, Sam'l H., 29 Dec 1914

Lawler, Wilson I., 28 Jly 1923 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

DIRECT (Lamar)

Lambeth, Dora A., 3 Sep 1887

Kuykendall, Andrew, 26 Sep 1888

Dohoney, Robt. H., 4 May 1904

Loftin, Chas. D., 30 Apr 1920

Dohoney, Robt. H., 22 Jan 1925

Green, Chas. E., 3 Aug 1925

 

 

DIXIE (Lamar)

Stuckey, Calvin, 26 May 1890

Dolbow, Chas. K., 13 Mar 1895

Dolbow, Arabella E., 10 Sep 1897

Discontinued 31 Aug 1905; papers to Maxey

 

 

DOWLIN (Lamar)

Yarbrough, David W., 23 Jan 1882

Cg'd to PETTY, 26 Nov 1886

 

 

EMBERSON (Lamar)

Norvell, Jas. H., 23 Sep 1878

Goodgion, Jas. C., 7 May 1883

Griffin, Jas. S., 29 Apr 1885

Chrisp, Jas. L., 26 May 1891

Discontinued 30 Sep 1905; mail to Caviness

 

 

FAUGHT (Lamar)

Faught, Robt. H., 18 Apr 1893

Clarkson, Wm. E., 3 Apr 1901

Rose, Geo. L., 22 Dec 1902

Discontinued 14 Aug 1905; mail to Paris

 

 

FINCH (Lamar)

Maroney, Wm. L., 17 Oct 1892

Davis, Geo. S., 10 Sep 1897

Bailey, P. B., 20 Nov 1897

Discontinued 22 Jan 1898; papers to Blossom

 

 

FORWARD (Lamar)

Herd, Jos. E., 11 Jly 1904

Clement, Sam'l T., 26 Mar 1907

Wisely, Wm. G., 29 Jan 1909

Discontinued 30 Apr 1909; mail to Sumner

 

 

FREAN (Lamar)

Thompson, Guy L., 29 Apr 1892

Discontinued 7 Dec 1892; papers to Arthur City

 

 

GADSDEN (Lamar)

Harmon, Wm. Y., 7 Mar 1891

Moon, Barney H., 11 Aug 1891

Discontinued 20 Jun 1893; papers to Grove

 

 

GANTT (Lamar)

Criss, Jas. M., 25 Oct 1902

Discontinued 30 Jun 1905; mail to Blossom

 

 

GARRETTS (Lamar)

Garrett, Jesse L., 18 Apr 1881

Garrett Jr., Jesse L., 21 Nov 1888

Pierson, Jas. R., 31 Aug 1889

Cannon, Robt. H., 19 Sep 1890

Cg'd to GARRETTS BLUFF [2], 19 Sep 1893

 

 

GARRETTS BLUFF [1] (Lamar)

Garrett, Jesse L., 28 Aug 1873

Discontinued 11 Aug 1880

 

 

GARRETTS BLUFF [2] (Lamar) (see also GARRETTS)

White, Sidney, 19 Sep 1893

Garrett, Henry P., 18 Mar 1896

Discontinued 30 Sep 1905; mail to Caviness

 

 

GEORGIAVILLE (Lamar)

Johnson, Alex., 29 May 1860

Johnson, Alex, 13 Mar 1862 (CSA)

Discontinued 23 Jan 1867

 

 

GIBSON (Lamar)

Gipson, Jas. J., 26 May 1881

McReynolds, John F., 26 Mar 1883

McLendon, Jacob H., 22 Sep 1884

Womack, Rufus V., 17 Jan 1888

Wilson, Wm. A., 28 Nov 1888

O'Neal, Chas. C., 15 Jan 1892

Phillips, John H., 2 Feb 1892

O'Neal, John B. H., 3 Aug 1892

Walker, John, 20 Jly 1894

Rodgers, Thos. J., 13 Dec 1894

Booth, John T., 20 Feb 1895

Roberts, Jas. W., 10 Feb 1900

Discontinued 15 Mar 1901; papers to Faught

 

 

GIVENS (Lamar)

Russell, Marcus L., 2 May 1891

Whitten, Asbery B., 29 Nov 1893

Discontinued 31 Jly 1899; papers to Paris

(Re-established) Whitten, Asbery B., 23 Dec 1899

Discontinued 14 Aug 1905; mail to Paris

 

 

GLOBE (Lamar)

Wheeler, Wm. A., 9 Mar 1899

Halcomb, Thos. H., 13 Feb 1906

Discontinued 15 Sep1906; mail to Sumner

 

 

GLORY (Lamar)

Ratliff, Sam'l C., 29 Aug 1881

Smith, Wm. M., 28 Feb 1895

Kirkpatrick, Mary F., 26 Jan 1897

Baxter, Jas. L., 15 Mar 1898

Baxter, Rufus M., 16 Jun 1902

Ratliff, Geo. C., 25 Feb 1903

Ratliff, Thos. J., 17 Sep 1903

Boyce, Rich'd. N., 5 Jan 1905

Young, Robt. H., 26 Apr 1905

Ludwick, Oscar W., 14 Dec 1908

Baxter, Marcus M., 17 Aug 1912

Discontinued 15 Jun 1915; mail to Howland

 

 

GROVE (Lamar)

Marr, Jas. A., 18 Mar 1880

Hudson, Henry S., 12 Mar 1890 (C)

Bost, Aaron V., 24 Apr 1893

Cg'd to HOWLAND, 21 Jly 1897

 

 

HARMON (Lamar)

Drummond, Benj. F., 15 Jan 1900

Carlock, Geo. D., 29 Jun 1906

Discontinued 2 Jan 1907; mail to Honey Grove

 

 

HARRELLTON (Lamar)

Reed, Mary, 17 Jan 1901

Discontinued 15 Mar 1905; mail to Arthur City

 

 

HIGH (Lamar)

High, McDaniel, 26 Feb 1891

Smiley, Mack L., 26 Mar 1895

Coleman, David A., 13 Feb 1899

Coleman, Ruth A., 2 Feb 1907

Coleman, David A., 6 May 1908

Parrish, Martha A., 17 Mar 1910

Wood, Clara, 21 Jan 1913

Coleman, Margaret I., 27 May 1916

Eason, Effie I., 24 Aug 1918

(Appointment rescinded) 9 Nov 1918

Coleman, Margaret I., 26 Sep 1919

Eason, Drucilla M., 2 Jly 1920

Miller, Mrs. Rena J., 13 Oct 1921

Ryan, Marietta L., 3 Feb 1922

Crumley, Robt. F., 5 Jan 1926

Ryan, Marietta L., 3 Apr 1926

 

 

HINCKLEY (Lamar)

Darby, Jas. T., 27 Oct 1902

Discontinued 28 Feb 1906; mail to Paris

 

 

HOOVER (Lamar)

Beasley, Olive, 9 Dec 1897

Hoover, Sam. P., 7 Apr 1899

Discontinued 15 Feb 1905; mail to Blossom

 

 

HOWLAND (Lamar) (see also GROVE)

Bost, Aaron V., 21 Jly 1897

White, Sidney, 14 Oct 1897

Justiss, Thos. F., 3 Apr 1900

Wilson, Jas. S., 19 Feb 1901

Strickland, Odious A., 20 Mar 1902

Brackeen, Joel S., 19 Oct 1905

Jumper, Sam'l J., 5 Mar 1908

Smith, Joe W., 24 Feb 1909

Bost, Aaron V., 16 Dec 1909

Burgess, Kendall B., 19 Mar 1914

Flowers, Jas. T., 10 Apr 1920

Baxter, Rufus M., 13 Aug 1924

Matthews, Thos., 22 Sep 1925

Baxter, Crede, 2 Jun 1928

Hayes, Mrs. Crede B. 12 May 1928 (Name chg'd by marriage)

Tudor, Aylene, 23 Mar 1929

 

 

INGLEWOOD (Lamar) (see also PRICE'S STORE)

Osborn, Isham J., 20 Mar 1862 (CSA)

Sparks, Martin, 1 Aug 1864 (CSA)

[Apparently discontinued by CSA]

 

 

JENNINGS (Lamar)

Morgan, Thos. C., 16 Nov 1885

Hudson, Wiley H., 24 Apr 1893

Jenning, Wm. W., 30 Mar 1896

Bullington, John T., 2 Nov 1898

Morgan, Thos. C., 27 Jan 1899

Joyner, Raymond E., 7 Feb 1901

Discontinued 31 May 1907; mail to Paris

 

 

LAKE CREEK (Lamar) (see also ODD'S CREEK)

Wood, John, 30 Nov 1848

Cox, Geo. W., 22 Jan 1850

Terrell, Zach. R., 31 Mar 1854

[Cg'd] to CHARLESTON, Hopkins Co., 1 Jun 1857

 

 

MAXEY (Lamar)

Wilhite, Benj. F., 9 Mar 1880

Robinson, Jas. E., 4 Dec 1884

Nixon, Geo. G., 24 Feb 1886

Barbee, John W., 25 Jan 1889

Robinson, Jas. E., 3 Dec 1889 (C)

Barbee, John W., 24 Apr 1893

Nixon, Henry M., 13 Feb 1894

McDonald, Chas., 7 Dec 1895

Wheeler, Washington, 24 Oct 1896

Carter, Thos. A., 19 Apr 1906

Hammack, Joe M., 5 May 1913

Nelms, Nathan L., 27 Jan 1914

Nixon, Sam E., 22 Jun 1918 (Declined)

Wheeler, Washington, 13 Nov 1919

Discontinued 15 Sep 1931; mail to Brookston

 

 

MEDILL (Lamar)

Fulton, Wm. L., 27 May 1901

Walker, Miss Allie, 2 Jan 1907

Saffell, Dora, 8 May 1908

Jones, Jas. D., 16 Oct 1908

Jones, Laura M., 9 Aug 1916

 

 

MILLER'S (Lamar)

Miller, Rich'd G., 22 May 1846

Robinson, Joseph C., 15 Jun 1848

Discontinued 26 Jly 1852

 

 

MILTON (Lamar)

Mowrey, Moses, 28 Dec 1874

Discontinued 2 Jun 1879

(Re-established) Lawrence, Sarah A., 3 May 1880

Lawrence, M. E., 1 Nov 1881

Hayes, Thos. H., 7 Jan 1883

Discontinued 13 Jun 1883; mail to Paris

(Re-established) Mowrey, Lewis D., 6 Nov 1885

Robinson, Laurence B., 28 Aug 1889

Wright, John W., 28 Nov 1891

Jeffus, Wm. A., 17 Mar 1896

Kinsey, Wilson M., 17 Dec 1898

Discontinued 2 Jan 1907; mail to Deport

 

 

MINTER (Lamar)

Parker, Minter H., 10 Apr 1882

Payne, Hiram E., 24 Mar 1884

Craft, John C., 22 Nov 1887

Ball, John G., 23 Feb 1892

Payne, Hiram E, 24 Apr 1893

Pollard, Francis M., 12 Feb 1894

Holt, Wm. C., 16 Jun 1910

Ratliff, Jas. H., 12 Apr 1915

Murrell, Joe N., 26 Feb 1920

Cross, Steve S., 12 Apr 1922

Discontinued 31 Oct 1925; mail to Pattonville

 

 

NEED (Lamar)

Fields, Wm., 13 Jly 1888

Walker, Wm. J., 10 Mar 1890 (C)

Kerr, John D., 15 May 1893

Discontinued 14 Sep 1898; papers to Direct

 

 

NEW PLEASANT GROVE (Lamar)

Pierson, Sam'l., 21 Aug 1876

Bledsoe, Wm. A., 17 Jly 1879 (Declined)

Pierson, Sam'l., 21 Jly 1879

Discontinued 29 Jan 1889; mail to Paris

 

 

NOBLE (Lamar)

Swafford, Wm.W., 6 Nov 1886

Maness, Houston G., 26 May 1891

Harris, Finis L., 18 Jly 1905

Discontinued 2 Jan 1907; mail to Honey Grove

 

 

NOWELL (Lamar)

Braden, David W., 4 Apr 1900

Discontinued 31 Dec 1900; papers to Paris

 

 

ODD'S CREEK (Lamar)

Yates, Thos., 31 May 1848

Cg'd to LAKE CREEK, 30 Nov 1848

 

 

OZARK (Lamar)

Ervin, Jackson C., 9 Dec 1897

Martin, John W., 19 Feb 1901

Reeves, Jas. E., 22 Oct 1901

Discontinued 31 Aug 1905; mail to Paris

 

 

PADDOCK (Lamar)

Wooldridge, Ed., 1 Jly 1902

Discontinued 15 Mar 1905; mail to Paris

 

 

PARIS (Lamar)

Gilliam, Francis B., 22 May 1846

Latimer, J. W., 3 Jan 1849

Coles, Wm. T. F., 13 Nov 1849

Bonner, Whitmell T., 3 Dec 1851

Kennedy, Thos. F., 31 Mar 1852

Clement, Simon E., 25 Jun 1852

Price, Robt., 11 Jun 1853

Hearn, Thos. B., 25 Oct 1853

Francis, Robt. B., 12 May 1854

Farrar, Jas. J., 6 Mar 1855

Miles, Francis, 29 May 1856 [removed]

Moore, John, 6 Aug 1861 (CSA) [removed]

Burnett, H., 3 Oct 1861 (CSA)

Armstrong, Patrick H., 18 Oct 1865

Broad, John W., 6 Apr 1866

Underwood, B. F., 1 Feb 1870

Fowler, John H., 25 Apr 1870

Moore, Henry, 23 Jan 1871

Craige, Jas. T., 22 Nov 1873

Wells, Isaiah W., 20 Jly 1883

Craige, Jas. T., 7 Jan 1884

Pegues, Chas. B., 20 Dec 1886

Russell, Elmore A., 6 Dec 1890

Gaines, Isaac T., 10 Jan 1895

Gibbons, Patrick B., 8 Jun 1897

Dickerson, Jas. J., 31 Jan 1906

Hubbard, Aug. G., 20 Feb 1914

Dickerson, Jas. J., 30 Apr 1921 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

PARKERTON (Lamar)

Miller, Sam'l. H., 12 Apr 1871

Discontinued 26 Feb 1874

 

 

PATTONVILLE (Lamar)

Patton, Robt. J., 25 Oct 1860

Patton, Robt. J., 5 Aug 1861 (CSA)

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

(Re-established) Newburn, Miss Nancy E., 12 Apr 1871

Patton, Robt J., 18 May 1874

Ruff, David E., 29 Mar 1880

Hallins, Wm. E., 29 Apr 1885

Thomas, Dan'l W., 24 Apr 1888

James, Wm. B., 31 Mar 1890

Abels, John W., 3 Dec 1892

Buford, Jas. S., 26 Oct 1897

McCuistion, Lillian A., 9 Aug 1898

Bear, Minnie E., 11 Mar 1910

King, Henry L., 17 Aug 1910

Martin, Romy L., 30 Jly 1917

Holcomb, Lela M., 7 Nov 1918

Jones, Vicie, 23 Jly 1920

McDowra, Mrs. Vicie,15 Jly 1922 (Name chg'd by marriage)

Cherry, Lucy I., 16 Nov 1928

Mazy, Lawson, 12 Jun 1929

Cherry, Miss Robbie L., 3 Sep 1930

Phillips, Levi, 11 Mar1931

 

 

PERKINS (Lamar)

Cunningham, S.A., 25 Oct 1904

(Order rescinded) 28 Mar 1905

 

 

PETTY (Lamar) (see also DOWLIN)

Yarborough, David W., 26 Nov 1886

Mayhew, Drewry M., 28 Aug 1889

Rhew, Marshall J., 1 Apr 1893

Petty, Calhoun, 19 Feb 1901

Yarbrough, Wm. H., 26 Apr 1905

Dowlen, Lucile, 23 Nov 1906

Yarbrough, Wm. H., 2 Nov 1914

Dowlen, Lucile, 21 Jun 1916

 

 

PINE CREEK (Lamar) (see also SHILOH ACADEMY)

Mitchell, John S., 5 Apr 1871

Walker, J. W., 26 Jun 1873

Discontinued 17 Nov 1873

 

 

POWDERLY (Lamar)

Pearce, John W., 14 Feb 1888

Horton, Nathan T., 14 Dec 1888

Huskey, Jos. A., 7 Apr 1891

Sheldon, Geo. N., 6 Jly 1892

Andrews, Rich'd. D., 28 Jun 1905

Sheldon, Geo. N., 29 Aug 1911

Pearson, Sam'l. W., 31 Aug 1912

Bollinger, Chas. M., 13 Oct 1931

 

 

PRAIRIE MOUNT (Lamar)

Stevenson, Jas. H., 9 Sep 1853

Warnack?/Womack?, Achilles, 31 Oct 1860 [resigned]

Klyce, Wm. M., 28 Dec 1861 (CSA)

McAmis, John H., 11 Oct 1866

Fowler, John H., 1 Jly 1867

Denton, John W., 14 May 1868

To ROXTON, 2 Feb 1869

 

 

PRICE'S STORE (Lamar)

Price, Pinckney M., 4 Aug 1858

Price, Pinckney M., 12 Jly 1861 (CSA) [resigned]

[Order of 20 Mar 1862, by CSA, that the

post office at Price's Store, Lamar Co., Tex.,

change its name and the site changed to Inglewood, 3 miles west]

Cg'd to INGLEWOOD, 20 Mar 1862 (CSA)

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

(Re-established) Tate, Mrs. Rebecca, 15 Jly 1869

Discontinued 20 May 1870

 

 

RALPH (Lamar)

Shelton, Thos. B., 6 Mar 1894

Davis, Sarah F., 4 Jun 1894

Discontinued 26 Oct 1894; papers to Chicota

 

 

RAZOR (Lamar)

Haynes, Alexandra K., 26 Sep 1904

Discontinued 30 Apr 1905?; mail to Chicota

 

 

ROCKFORD (Lamar)

Goode, Jas. M., 11 Mar 1891

Geron, Flemming N., 24 Nov 1891

Turner, Sam'l R., 14 Apr 1894

Geron, Flemming N., 12 Dec 1894

Dunlap, Jas. M., 26 Nov 1901

Rowsey, Jeff T.,. 14 Apr 1904

Kinney, Benj. B., 22 Mar 1906

Discontinued 31 Jan 1909; mail to Biardstown

 

 

ROUND PRAIRIE (Lamar)

Murray, Titus D., 18 Nov 1854

Discontinued 22 Sep 1855

 

 

ROXTON (Lamar)

Hainlet, Rich'd. B., 2 Feb 1869

McGasson, Geo. M., 8 May 1872

Shelton, E. J., 28 Jan 1876

Hackleman, Geo. J., 21 May 1877

English, John A., 28 Aug 1889

Woodruff, Thos. P., 12 Apr 1893

King, Jas. M., 14 Nov 1895

Burkett, Marcelous N., 31 Dec 1897

Bradshaw, Myrtle C., 17 Jun 1913

Lattimore, Roy C., 4 Jun 1920

Tarter, Wm. H., 26 May 1924

Hughes, Byron R., 1 Aug 1929

 

 

SCOTT (Lamar)

Scott, Chas. E., 25 Apr 1884

Walker, Freeman H., 12 May 1885

Discontinued 22 Mar 1889; papers to Roxton

 

 

SHILOH ACADEMY (Lamar)

Hathaway, I. W., 16 Jun 1868

Hathaway, Wm. H., 10 Aug 1868

Miles Jr., Frank,16 Jan 1871

[Cg'd] to PINE CREEK, 5 Apr 1871

 

 

SHOCKEY'S PRAIRIE (Lamar)

Davis, David H., 24 Oct 1849

Davis, David H., 5 Aug 1861 (CSA)

Discontinued 3 Jan 1865 (CSA)

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

[Apparently re-established]

Moore, John, 4 Apr 1873

Discontinued 7 May 1874

[Apparently re-established]

Jones, John W., 19 May 1879

Discontinued 27 Oct 1879

 

 

STARKESVILLE (Lamar)

Starkes, Geo. A. M., 16 May 1860 [resigned]

Lea, Jas., 5 Aug 1861 (CSA)

Discontinued 16 Apr 1863 (CSA)

[Apparently re-established]

Lea, Art. T., 16 Mar 1866

Colps, Josiah K., 9 Nov 1868

Joplin, Josiah, 5 Sep 1873

Cg'd to BENNETT, Red River Co., 1 Nov 1876

 

 

SUMNER (Lamar)

Cox, Jas. R., 6 Nov 1885

Brown, Alfred M., 7 Apr 1891

Moody, Jennie E., 11 Oct 1909

 

 

SYLVAN (Lamar)

Boone, Jas. M., 23 Jan 1882

Roland, Ben S., 11 Sep 1884

Dinwiddie, Chas. M., 24 Feb 1886

Roland, Ben S., 10 May 1887

West, Jas. M., 17 Dec 1888

Roland, Ben S., 5 Jun 1890

Skidmore, John T., 10 Feb 1891

Biard, Jos. V., 25 Jly 1892

Geers, Ollie J., 8 Jun 1894

Ellis, Wm. A., 27 Dec 1898

Geers, Ollie J., 27 Apr 1900

Discontinued 28 Feb 1907; mail to Paris

 

 

TOLETTE (Lamar)

Warren, Stewart R., 20 Nov 1893

Discontinued 28 Dec 1894; papers to Pattonville

(Re-established) Vise, Geo. M., 3 May 1900

Discontinued 31 May 1904; mail to Paris

 

 

WALES (Lamar)

Watts, Wilson W., 16 Jun 1900

Slate, Wm. B., 21 Nov 1905

Calvin, Saphronia A.,12 Mar 1906

Williams, Lucian B., 17 Apr 1907

Bennett, Willie P., 27 Aug 1907

Discontinued 30 Sep 1909; mail to Paris

 

 

WAYNE (Lamar)

Coursey, Netter R., 20 Nov 1902

Wood, Wm. H., 20 May 1903

Discontinued 15 Feb 1905; mail to Blossom

 

 

WRIGHTSVILLE (Lamar)

Forbes, Isaiah, 1 Mar 1862 (CSA)

Jeffers, A. M., 3 Nov 1864 (CSA)

[Apparently discontinued by CSA]