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

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POSTMASTERS & POST OFFICES OF
ORANGE COUNTY, TEXAS
1852 - 1930

 

BRUCE (Orange)

Bruce, Chas. G., 21 Sep 1905

Cg'd to TEXLA, 10 Jly 1906

 

 

BUNN'S BLUFF (Jefferson, Orange)

[A request was received by the CSA postmater
general requesting that George A. Pattillo be appointed
postmaster at Bunn's Bluff, ca. 4 Nov 1861; and a
request that the name "Bunn's Bluff" be changed to
"Patillo's Bluff."]

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

(Re-established) Bunn, Jos., 28 Sep 1868

Loving, Wm. O., 4 Jun 1900

Wingate, Walter J., 14 Sep 1900

Discontinued 31 Dec 1900; papers to Beaumont

 

 

CONNELL (Orange)

Corriher, Henry A., 6 Nov 1913

Westbrook, Jacob M., 5 Mar 1914

Corriher, Thos. S., 30 Jun 1914

Westbrook, Jacob M., 13 May 1919

Taylor, Sam G., 16 Sep 1920

Fosha, Marion, 6 Jun 1924

Discontinued 31 Dec 1924; mail to Vidor

 

 

COW BAYOU (Orange)

Walles, Jacob, 2 Sep 1868

Discontinued 28 Jan 187__?

(Re-established) Morgan, Wm. O., 13 Nov 1871

Arnold, S., 28 Mar 1872

Discontinued 28 Oct 1872

 

 

DUNCAN'S WOODS (Jefferson, Orange)

Myers, Reese A., 28 Jun 1855

Discontinued 14 Sep 1860

(Re-established) Odle, A. J., 27 Oct 1860

Pattillo, Leroy, 21 Feb 1862 (CSA)

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

 

 

GRATIS (Orange)

Reeves, Jesse Y., 11 May 1910

Beymer, Geo. E., 25 Jan 1911

Green, Alex A., 26 Mar 1912

Discontinued 31 Dec 1912; mail to Mauriceville

 

 

LEMONVILLE (Orange)

Payne, Cornelious B., 12 Apr 1902

Williamson, Robt. M., 15 Oct 1903

Pennington, Ed., 9 Apr 1906

Friedman, Wm. L., 16 Mar 1908

Helm, Geo., 27 Oct 1922

Discontinued 31 Dec 1928; mail to Orange

 

 

MADISON (Jefferson, Orange)

Ochiltree, Hugh, 1 Nov 1853

Hewson, David C., 21 May 1856

Cg'd to ORANGE, 18 Aug 1858

 

 

MAURICEVILLE (Orange)

Hilliard, John P., 2 Nov 1906

 

 

MUSKEGON (Orange)

Goman, Max, 6 May 1903

Carls, Wm., 9 Jun 1903

Henshaw, Jos. A., 18 Jly 1904

Discontinued 28 Feb 1905; mail to Lemonville

(Re-established) Bisland, Edmond M., 22 Jan 1906

Discontinued 28 Feb 1907; mail to Mauriceville

 

 

OILLA (Orange)

Juban, Jesse E., 31 Dec 1913

Daniel, Russ, 21 Jly 1914

Gardner, Robt. M., 6 Dec 1916

Williams, Henry M., 19 Dec 1919

Peveto, Ursan B., 3 Jun 1931

 

 

ONEIDA (Orange)

Pearsall, Wait, 9 May 1901

Discontinued 1 Nov 1901; never in operation

 

 

ORANGE (Orange) (see also MADISON)

Hewson, David C., 18 Aug 1858

Russell, Robt. B., 6 Mar 186__?

Russell, R. B., 5 Aug 1861 (CSA)

Scott, Lilburn C. R., 19 Jan 1866

Davis, H. T., 26 May 1885

Davis, Susan, 19 Nov 1888

Goodman, Chas. G., 28 Feb 1889

Poole, Geo. F., 7 May 1889

Bisland, Joshua B., 4 Jan 1893

Hart, John T., 9 Apr 1893

Seargent, Jas. B., 17 May 1897

Looney, Robt. J., 27 Apr 1901

Seargent, Jas. B., 1 Mar 1905

Ball, John J., 17 Jun 1913

Watson, Horace H., 22 Feb 1922

Arnold, Henry C., 13 Apr 1926 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

ORANGEFIELD (Orange)

Bland, Fred N., 27 Dec 1922

 

 

PEARL (Orange)

Singleton, Jacob M., 1 Apr 1884

Cg'd to TERRY STATION, 16 Dec 1887

 

 

TERRY (Orange)

Thomas, Albert G., 26 Feb 1877

Wallis, Jacob, 8 Jan 1879

Thomas, Albert G., 1 Apr 1879

Haynes, Geo. W., 18 Jan 1881

Discontinued 26 Jly 1881

[Apparently re-established]

Wallis, Jacob, 20 Jly 1889

Singleton, Jacob M., 28 Apr 1893

Solliday, David W., 24 May 1898

Singleton, Jacob M., 9 Dec 1901

Singleton, Levi, 28 Oct 1905

Adcock, Geo. M., 16 Jly 1906

(Order rescinded 19 Oct 1906)

Singleton, Oliver, 10 Apr 1920

 

 

TERRY STATION (Orange) (see also PEARL)

Singleton, Jacob M., 16 Dec 1887

Berly, Clark C., 3 Jan 1888

Discontinued 25 Apr 1889; papers to Beaumont

 

 

TEXLA (Orange) (see also BRUCE)

Bruce, Chas. G., 10 Jly 1906 (Failed to qualify)

McCaughan, Thos. L., 11 Aug 1906

Bauguss, Marion C., 20 Apr 1907

Harris, Lane H. 9 Sep 1908

Porter, Carey C., 10 Jly 1909

Whittington, John M., 17 Feb 1911

Hilliard, Zach W., 30 Aug 1912

McAllister, Mary E., 6 Jly 1915

Hilliard, Zach W., 10 Feb 1919

Gibson, Miss Willie L., 25 Jun 1920

Cooper, John A., 21 Aug 1923

Graff, Homer L., 7 Jun 1929

Discontinued 31 Jly 1929; mail to Mauriceville

 

 

VIDOR (Orange)

Payment, Jos. A., 1 Feb 1909

Discontinued 31 Jly 1911, mail to Beaumont

(Re-established) Payment, Jos. A., 26 Oct 1912

Newbold, Ina, 15 Jly 1916 (Declined)

Morgan, Sallie, 5 Dec 1916

Randall, Otway W., 8 May 1917

Jackson, H. B., 5 Mar 1918

Discontinued 31 Jan 1919; mail to Beaumont

(Re-established) Lowe, Wm., 17 Oct 1919

Ward, Nora L., 12 May 1920

 

 

WORBAINO (Orange)

Jones, Laura, 31 Oct 1911

Discontinued 30 Sep 1913; mail to Beaumont