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

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POSTMASTERS & POST OFFICES OF
MOTLEY COUNTY, TEXAS
1879 - 1930

 

DUTCHMAN (Motley)

Morrison, Wm. H., 6 Jan 1896

Andreson, Annie S., 26 Jly 1897

Discontinued 28 Aug 1897; papers to Matador

 

 

FLOMOT (Floyd, Motley)

Patterson, Erwin S., 6 Dec 1915

Tibbets, Sam'l. A., 9 Apr 1917

Moorhead, Edward O., 15 Jly 1918

Gates, Walter B., 4 Apr 1919

 

 

FOLLIE (Motley)

Winston, Susie B., 21 Aug 1922

Discontinued 15 Feb 1923; mail to Turkey

(Re-established) Nall, Jas. R., 28 Feb 1925

Discontinued 31 Oct 1928; mail to Flomot

 

 

GILPIN (Motley)

Gilpin, Wm. B., 17 May 1892

Discontinued 18 Oct 1894; papers to Pitts

 

 

HUMBRA (Motley)

Willis, Wm. G., 24 Mar 1916

Discontinued 30 Sep 1916; mail to Roaring Springs

 

 

LYMAN (Motley)

Brewer, Lyman R., 13 Nov 1882

Drase, Frank M., 23 Mar 1883

Discontinued 21 Sep 1885; mail to Mount Blanco

[Apparently re-established]

Campbell, John M., 13 Jun 1893

Leonard, Mary E., 8 Feb 1913

Discontinued 20 Oct 1917; mail to Roaring Springs

 

 

MATADOR (Motley)

Biddle, John C., 21 Jan 1886

Loewenthal, Ferdinand A., 29 Jly 1886

Miller, Wm., 23 May 1887

Campbell, Mrs. Lizzie B., 17 Dec 1887

McGaughey, Francis E., 7 Jan 1898

Duncan, Thos. E., 28 Nov 1905

Hatfield, Mills, 27 Sep 1911

Campbell, Joe H., 3 Jly 1913

Warren, Claude, 5 Jan 1916

Ward, H. O., 5 Dec 1922 (Acting postmaster)

Williams, Thos. E., 24 Jan 1924

Bryan, Thos. L., 14 Dec 1929 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

NORTHFIELD (Motley)

Cook, Lillian, 12 Mar 1892

Bain, Francis M., 24 Sep 1892

Thomas, John S., 27 Jly 1893

Discontinued 8 May 1894; papers to Teepee City

(Re-established) Bain, Francis M., 12 Nov 1894

Denny, Wm. H., 22 Aug 1896

Denny, Eliza C., 18 Dec 1908

Knipe, Lily E., 22 Mar 1911

Heath, Lily, 17 Aug 1916

Tipton, Jas. A., 28 Jan 1921

 

 

PITTS (Motley)

Pitts, Martha E., 22 May 1893

Patterson, Clara E., 4 Jun 1895

Conley, Bettie T., 12 Nov 1897

Discontinued 11 Jly 1898; papers to Whiteflat

 

 

ROARING SPRINGS (Motley)

Shelton, Jos. E., 26 Oct 1912

Crites, Pearl L., 21 Jun 1916

Ward, Pearl L., 15 Feb 1918 (Name cg'd by marriage)

Goodwin, Henry L., 21 Oct 1925 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

TEEPEE CITY (Motley)

Armstrong, L., 24 Nov 1879

Cooper, Arthur B., 19 Jan 1880

Sharpes, Andrew J., 17 May 1880

Flowers, Silas G., 28 Mar 1882

Armstrong, Len___, 4 Apr 1883

Dawson, Luther, 7 Dec 1885

Henderson, Mrs. Emma, 27 Sep 1886

Cooper, Arthur B., 26 May 1888

Cooper, Anna B., 27 Jly 1898

Discontinued 31 May 1900; papers to Northfield

 

 

WHITEFLAT (Motley)

Cole, Sarah E., 15 Jly 1893

Lee, Fannie C., 29 Aug 1899

Rattan, Littleton, 23 Jun 1901

Griffin, John H., 2 Aug 1902

White, Wm. H., 7 Jan 1903

Smith, Isabella, 24 Feb 1905

Dean, Alexander, 19 Mar 1907

Scott, Philip M., 12 Mar 1908

Morgan, John T., 20 Nov 1909

Garrison, Gabriel E., 5 Jly 1910

Davis, Robt. M., 19 Dec 1911

Vick, Robt. E., 7 Sep 1912

Gross, Jas. M., 10 May 1913

McEntire, Henry L., 29 May 1918

Bryan, Myra B., 21 Dec 1920 (Declined)

Scott, Nannie, 13 Aug 1921

Scott, Lillie N., 19 Nov 1921

Willingham, Coleman D., 13 Mar 1928