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

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POSTMASTERS & POST OFFICES OF
MASON COUNTY, TEXAS
1858 - 1930
(Revised April 21, 1999)

 

ADULLAM (Mason)

Tracy, Jas. D., 26 Jan 1900

Wood, Thos. J., 24 Apr 1901

Shafer, Jessie G., 1 Feb 1902

(Order rescinded 24 Mar 1902)

Wood, Thos. J., 24 Apr 1901

Discontinued 30 Aug 1902; papers to Mason

 

 

ART (Mason) (see also PLEHWEVILLE)

Deckert, Ely Willie, 6?/23? Dec 1920

Hoerster, Dan J., 3 Nov 1921

Hoerster, Caleb A., 10 Jly 1928

Deckert, Ely Willie, 6 Dec or 23 Dec 1920

Hoerster, Dan J., 3 Nov 1921

Hoerster, Caleb A., 10 Jly 1928

 

 

CAPITOLA (Mason)

Jenkins, Sarah E., 9 Nov 1894

Discontinued 15 May 1909; mail to Grit

 

 

ERNA (Mason) (see also INDIANAPOLIS)

Andrews, Andy C., 17 Mar 1890

Discontinued 20 Oct 1896; papers to Streeter

 

 

FLYGAP (Mason)

Fleming, Sam'l. L., 7 Oct 1884

Discontinued 18 Nov 1898; papers to Mason

 

 

FORT MASON (Mason)

Todd, Geo. W., 8 Mar 1858

Cg'd to MASON, 26 Jun 1858

 

 

FREDONIA (San Saba, Mason) (see also DEERTON)

Kniveton, Wm., 20 Mar 1890 (C)

Morgan, Robt. G., 19 Mar 1900

Barrett Sr., Isaac Parino, 25 Jun 1901

Wood, Thos. P., 16 Feb 1906

Latham, John, 8 Dec 1922

Dendy, Frank C., 17 Apr 1925

 

 

GRANDA (Mason)

Nials, Andrew J., 15 Jan 1889

Discontinued 2 Nov 1889; papers to Katemcy

 

 

GRIT (Mason)

Sanders, Loyd P., 29 Jun 1901

Burt, Naoma, 3 Mar 1910

Ponton, Virgil J., 4 Jun 1910

Massey, John R., 20 Jun 1911

Massey, Wm. E., 6 Sep 1912 (Declined)

Sanford, Lawrence N., 10 Dec 1912

Massey, Wm. E., 23 Mar 1915

Massey, Ollie C., 14 Jan 1920

Deland, Mrs. Calista, 31 Dec 1920

Westbrook, Lumkim L., 6 Nov 1923

 

 

HEDWIG'S HILL (Mason)

Martin, Louis, 29 Jun 1858 [resigned]

Anderson, D. B., 22 Feb 1861

Martin, Chas., 21 Aug 1861 (CSA)

Martin, Chas., 10 Apr 1866

Courads, Gustavus, 23 Nov 1866

Discontinued 17 Mar 1868

(Re-established) Jueller?, John, 25 Jun 1868

Martin, Chas., 18 May 1874

Martin, Anna, 9 Dec 1879

Keller, John, 14 Jun 1899

Discontinued 15 Apr 1907; mail to Mason

 

 

HERSFELD (Mason)

Biberstein, Herman, 30 May 1860

Von Biberstein, Herman, 13 Aug 1861 (CSA)

Discontinued 23 Jan 1867

 

 

HILDA (Mason)

Schulze, Emma, 26 Sep 1901

Schmalz, Herman, 13 Mar 1918

Discontinued 30 Apr 1919; mail to Loyal Valley

 

 

HOLT (Mason)

Henley, Jas. D., 27 Oct 1879

Discontinued 29 Dec 1879

 

 

INDIANAPOLIS (Mason)

Moore, Jas. H., 25 Jun 1883

Alford, H. J., 27 Aug 1883

Stevenson, Thos. H., 29 Jly 1884

Ralston, John W., 8 Dec 1885

Discontinued 17 Aug 1886; papers to Mason

(Re-established) Andrews, Andy C., 2 Mar 1887

Cg'd to ERNA, 17 Mar 1890

 

 

KATEMCY (Mason)

Cowan, Alfred R., 17 Nov 1884

Hange, W. S., 22 Sep 1885

Long, W. W., 8 Dec 1885

Discontinued 18 Feb 1887; papers to Mason

(Re-established) Heatherley, Jas. M., 20 May 1887

Cowan, A. R., 26 Nov 1889

Dobbs, John H., 28 Nov 1894

Wood, Thos. S., 13 Jun 1901

Turner, Ed. R., 9 Dec 1902

Martin, Hicks, 20 Nov 1908

Jordan, Felix R., 13 Sep 1913

 

 

LOYAL VALLEY (Mason)

Wright, Sol., 22 May 1868

Meusebach, John O., 15 Jly 1873

Williams, John S?, 18 Jan 1883

Dye, Henry M., 8 Dec 1885

Meusebach, Miss Lucy, 31 Jan 1887

Meusebach, Agnes, 13 Sep 1887

Gatliff, Mary A., 11 Jly 1894

Buchmeyer, Aug., 15 Apr 1895

Marschall, Lucie A., 19 Jan 1897

Porch, Thos. J., 19 May 1899

Keller, Alonzo E., 14 Aug 1905

Wilson, Jas. M., 22 May 1907 (Failed to qualify)

Elliott, Wm. F., 26 Sep 1907

Discontinued 15 Oct 1909; mail to Cherry Spring

(Re-established) Gazaway, Victoria, 26 Apr 1912

Elder, Nellie, 18 Apr 1919 (Declined)

Discontinued 14 Jun 1919; mail to Mason

 

 

MASON (Mason) (see also FORT MASON)

Todd, Geo. W., 26 Jun 1858

McSween, Jas., 28 Aug 1858

Todd, Dizenia, 21 Nov 1859

Ward, Jas. T., 9 Jun 1861 [resigned]

Barker, W., 13 Aug 1861 (CSA)

Lewis, W. Chas., 19 Jan 1863 (CSA)

Lewis, Mrs. Celia, 15 Apr 1863 (CSA)

Crosby, Miss Kate, 1 Nov 1864 (CSA)

Emmett, D. L., 16 Jan 1866

Gooch, Ben F., 28 May 1866

Lockhart, Wm. P., 2 Apr 1877

Loring, David H., 15 Aug 1883

Lowry, John M., 4 Dec 1885

Bridges, Martin V., 1 Aug 1889

Todd, Geo. W., 25 Aug 1893

Bridges, Martin V., 27 Jly 1897

Bridges, Belle W., 14 Jly 1903

Reynold, Jennie, 1 Sep 1916

 

 

PLEHWEVILLE (Mason)

Plehwe, Otto, 29 Mar 1886

Dannheim, Ernest, 16 Nov 1896

Deckert, Ely Willie, 4 Oct 1918

Cg'd to ART, 6 Dec or 23 Dec 1920

 

 

PONTOTOC (Mason)

Willis, Benj. J., 5 Jan 1880

Barrett, John A., 17 Sep 1883

Discontinued 12 Dec 1883; papers to Field Creek, Llano Co.

(Re-established) Clark, Jas. C., 18 Feb 1884

Conner, Wm. T., 28 Oct 1884

Fickling, Stephen R., 8 Dec 1885

Fickling, Julia A., 18 Sep 1888

Fickling, Stephen R., 3 Feb 1914

 

 

STREETER (Mason)

Black, Jos. A., 5 Sep 1890

Martin, Deewitt, 10 Feb 1891

Davis, Ambrose J., 26 May 1891

Posey, Ebeneezer V., 11 Sep 1891

Kerr, John B., 30 Nov 1892

Johnson, Wm. A., 6 Jan 1896

Smith, Dan'l. E., 19 Oct 1896

Rolston, Matt. McC., 30 Jan 1897

Wallace, Andrew Z., 8 Nov 1897

McCollum, Wilson A., 15 May 1902

McCollum, Finis B., 22 Dec 1905

Lavelle, Espanola Z., 9 Nov 1915

Allen, Gaines L., 15 Feb 1918

Massey, Ollie C., 14 Dec 1921

Massey, Wm. E., 30 Jun 1922

Massey, John R., 24 Jan 1924

Massey, Ellis W., 27 Apr 1925

 

 

WAGRAM (Mason)

Bellows, Cap, 22 Jan 1906

Gibbs, Harrell B., 23 Jan 1913

Behrens, Era, 6 Jan 1915

Discontinued 31 Mar 1915; mail to Mason

(Re-established) Hallett, Chas. J., 18 Jun 1920

Discontinued 15 Aug 1921; mail to Fredonia