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

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

 

BEDI (Madison, Grimes)

Plaster, Thos. P., 15 Aug 1846

[To] Grimes County

 

 

CONNOR (Madison)

Connor, Jas. L., 20 Mar 1890 (C)

Connor, Rufus M., 8 May 1896

Slaughter, Thos., 6 May 1898

Seay, Martin D., 22 Aug 1898

Thompson, Josiah N., 27 Feb 1901

Sloan, Ed. M., 16 Feb 1905

Discontinued 15 Jun 1905; mail to Madisonville

 

 

COSMOS (Madison)

Dean, Wm. J., 19 Jun 1900

Discontinued 15 Nov 1905; mail to Midway

 

 

ELWOOD (Walker, Madison)

Discontinued 13 Oct 1860

 

 

FRENCH (Madison)

French, Wm. G., 29 May 1899

Tarpley, Thos. S., 7 Apr 1903

Bradford, Alburtis S., 3 Jly 1903

Discontinued 14 Aug 1905; mail to Midway

 

 

GEORGE (Madison)

Donaho, Geo. R., 20 Apr 1903

Discontinued 31 May 1905; mail to Hollis

(Re-established) Martin, Charlie C., 24 Mar 1908

 

 

HENNESSY (Madison)

Lynch, Robt. H., 27 Jun 1895

Lynch, Jas. S., 8 Dec 1896

Lesesne, Rich'd. M., 28 Dec 1897

Discontinued 31 Jan 1910; mail to Madisonville

 

 

HIGH PRAIRIE (Madison)

Fisher, Thos., 19 Sep 1889

Fisher, Sam'l., 21 Mar 1890

Wilson, Allin R., 15 Oct 1895

Mathis, J. F., 26 Jly 1897

Discontinued 11 Apr 1898; papers to Madisonville

(Re-established) Golding, Sol L., 29 May 1899

McDonald, Jas. W., 8 Feb 1902

May, Wm. H., 8 Sep 1906

Discontinued 14 Dec 1907; mail to Madisonville

 

 

HOLLIS (Madison)

Tharp, Edwin H., 7 Feb 1883

Hollis, Chas. B., 21 Aug 1883

Ford, John O., 23 Oct 1884

Horn, Jas. R., 29 May 1888

Ford, Benj. F., 6 Apr 1892

Ford, Benj. H., 7 Dec 1892

Horn, Jas. R., 18 Apr 1893

Ford, David W., 22 Jly 1896

Burtes, Wm. M., 26 Jly 1897

Parker, Jas. C., 14 Sep 1898

Kelley, Wm. H., 30 Apr 1906

Discontinued 29 Sep 1906; mail to High Prairie

 

 

HOPEWELL (Leon, Madison)

Dotson, Calvin L., 18 Nov 1896

Discontinued 22 Dec 1896; papers to Rogers Prairie, Leon Co.

 

 

ISLANA (Madison)

Cammack, Wm. N., 28 May 1891

Discontinued 12 Aug 1892; papers to Hollis

 

 

JOZYE (Madison)

Stone, Wm. M., 9 Sep 1912

Donaho, Rich'd., 9 Sep 1913

Stone, Rosie F., 20 Apr 1914

Adams, Missie N., 22 Sep 1916

Strend, Sam'l. A., 16 Apr 1919

Stone, Wm. M., 29 Sep 1919

Blair, Joel L., 28 Apr 1920

Strend, Sam'l. A., 28 Dec 1920

 

 

LACEOLA (Madison)

Fairey, Caroline, 16 Mar 1900

Traylor, Louis A., 2 Jan 1906

Discontinued 15 Jun 1907; mail to Normangee

 

 

LARRISON (Madison)

Hanks, Jas. M., 27 Sep 1901 (Declined)

Andrews, Robt. F., 7 Feb 1902

Discontinued 30 Jan 1904; papers to French

 

 

LEOTA (Madison)

Rhodes, Robt. J., 10 Jun 1903

Discontinued 14 Aug 1905; mail to Midway

 

 

McWHORTER (Madison)

McWhorter, Willis E., 8 Apr 1903

Discontinued 14 Sep 1905; mail to Neal

 

 

MADISONVILLE (Madison)

Swindler, Ledford L., 29 Aug 1854

Dunnica, Anson G., 14 Sep 1857

Collins, Louis __., 30 Apr 1858

Mersfelder, Andrew, 9 Aug 1859

Collard, Job. S., 9 Apr 1861

Collard, Job. S., 5 Aug 1861 (CSA)

Fox, Sam, 4 Nov 1862 (CSA)

Collard, Job. S., 19 Aug 1864 (CSA)

Wycough, Isaac, 6 Jan 1865 (CSA)

Allphin, Mrs. Ellen, 26 Jan 1866

Whitten, Alfred, 16 Nov 1866

Kettner, Julius, 27 Jly 1870

Dean, Green? W., 30 Jan 1871

Bird, Wm. C., 20 Oct 1871

Mahomer, Renze, 9 Apr 1873

Westmoreland, R. C., 19 Nov 1875

Bolling, John L., 7 Jan 1876

Lee, Jas. B., 8 Aug 1876

Allphin, Sam'l. T., 18 Jun 1877

Horrne, Henry M., 23 or 24 Jly 1877

Lee, Jas. B., 25 Feb 1878

Burtis, Wm., 24 Feb 1879

Burtis, Henry, 17 Mar 1879

Jenkins, Mathew G., 7 Jly 1881

Viser, Thos. B., 15 Feb 1883

Thomason, Benj. F., 9 Apr 1891 (Declined)

Turner, Rich'd. P., 19 Sep 1891

(Order rescinded 13 Feb 1893)

Viser, Thos. B., 15 Feb 1883

Brown, Joshua C., 26 May 1898

Davis, Christian J., 29 May 1913

Manning, Mrs. Ross, 27 Jan 1916

Manning, Mary R., 4 Jun 1920

Buckhaults, Geo. A., 14 Mar 1925

 

 

MECCA (Madison)

Shannon, Perryman B., 26 Jun 1894

Crow, Wm. C., 28 Mar 1895

Shannon, Dhu M., 8 Mar 1899

Mayfield, Jas. W., 13 Feb 1901

Worley, Theo. Lee, 28 Mar 1907

Discontinued 15 Jun 1907; mail to Normangee

 

 

MIDWAY (Walker, Madison)

Viser, Wm. M., 26 Jan 1856

Box, Lina H., 15 Sep 1859

Turner, Geo. W., 7 Jan 1861

Eddins, Jesse, S., 5 Aug 1861 (CSA)

Glover, Dr. W., 23 Dec 1864 (CSA)

Rockwood, John T., 9 Oct 1866

Discontinued 9 Apr 1867

(Re-established) White, Geo. A., 11 Nov 1867

Bennett, Orlando S., 25 Jun 1868

Crabb, Henry M., 20 Sep 1869

Discontinued 25 Oct 1871

(Re-established) Lee, Jas. B., 2 Apr 1872

Wakefield, Wilson F., 29 Jun 1876

Steele, Albert L., 15 Dec 1914

Wakefield, Edgar A., 22 Oct 1921

Wakefield, Julian G., 10 Jun 1922

Wakefield, Mary F., 14 Jly 1925 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

NEAL (Madison)

Heath, John A., 27 Oct 1894

McComack, John W., 25 Sep 1901

Discontinued 15 Aug 1907; mail to Zulch

 

 

NORTH ZULCH (Madison)

Parker, Jas. C., 24 Feb 1908

Donaho, Hendrick C., 29 Oct 1914

Bell, Francis M., 10 Mar 1922

Bell, Ella G., 28 Sep 1929 (Acting postmaster)

Shannon, Walter E., 9 May 1930

 

 

OTTAWA (Madison)

Viser, Allen, 29 Sep 1898

Discontinued 14 Aug 1905; mail to Midway

 

 

PARKVILLE (Madison)

Park, Jas. W., 23 Jun 1884

Discontinued 7 Oct 1884; mail to Midway

 

 

PLINKETT (Madison)

Plinkett, Jas. H., 3 May 1890

Discontinued 25 Feb 1891; papers to Midway

 

 

SEARCY (Madison)

Searcy, Asa J., 28 Aug 1886

Windsor, John, 11 Jly 1888

Rasco, Capt. M., 18 Oct 1894

Cheshire, Giles P., 2 Mar 1895

Donaho, Henry B., 30 Jly 1902

Discontinued 31 May 1905; mail to Hollis

 

 

SKY (Madison)

Burns, John P., 9 Apr 1902

Discontinued 15 Jan 1908; mail to Normangee

 

 

TENMILE (Madison)

Harper, Levi, 26 Jly 1897

Harper, Geo. W., 16 Mar 1900

Discontinued 31 Dec 1904; mail to Rogers

 

 

WILLOW HOLE (Madison)

McNair, Roderick, 12 Dec 1859

McNair, Roderick, 13 Aug 1861 (CSA)

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

(Re-established) Powers, Jas. L., 19 Nov 1869

Vernon, John, 9 May 1870

Franklin, B. F., 23 Aug 1871

Discontinued 4 May 1876

(Re-established) Keefer, Geo. W., 26 Feb 1877

Smith, Elijah J., 14 Jly 1879

Zulch, Julius, 26 Sep 1889

Zulch, Wm. L., 19 May 1898

Cg'd to ZULCH, 11 Apr 1906

 

 

ZULCH (Madison) (see also WILLOW HOLE)

Zulch, Wm. L., 11 Apr 1906

Bell, Francis M., 20 Feb 1908

Discontinued 30 Jun 1920; mail to North Zulch

 

 

ZULRICH (Madison)

Toby, Geo. W., 26 Jly 1894

Cammack, Wm. N., 3 Feb 1897

Ball, Jas. F., 1 Feb 1900

Hutchinson, Ellie J., 8 Aug 1902

Discontinued 31 Dec 1902; papers to Neal

(Re-established) Bass, Jas., 6 Jly 1903

Vernon, Jos. N., 19 Oct 1905

Discontinued 15 Apr 1907; mail to Madisonville