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

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POSTMASTERS & POST OFFICES OF
PRESIDIO COUNTY, TEXAS
1867 - 1930

 

ALAMITO (Presidio)

Boyle, Wm. W., 19 Jun 1884

Walker, Chas. W., 31 Aug 1888

Davis, John G., 29 Mar 1890 (C)

Discontinued 7 Jly 1892; mail to Marfa

 

 

BRITE (Presidio)

Guyon, Pierre, 27 Oct 1916

Brite, Chas. E., 16 Mar 1918

Wells, Oscar T., 9 Sep 1924

Discontinued 31 Jly 1926; mail to Marfa

 

 

CAMP STOCKTON (Bexar, Presidio)

Gallagher, Peter J., 3 Jun 1868

Friedlander, Wm. E., 21 Sep 1870

Friedlander, Jos., 9 Sep 1872

 

 

CANDELARIA (Presidio)

Preuit, Wm. B., 25 Jan 1901

Kilpatrick, Darwin, 1 Jun 1908

Kilpatrick, Darwin D., 17 Feb 1915

Greene, Pat H., 8 Jly 1918 (Declined)

Panay, Louisa, 20 Jan 1919

Kilpatrick, Drucilla B., 20 May 1921

Kilpatrick, Lula M., 5 Jly 1928

 

 

CASA PIEDRA (Presidio)

Vasquel, Conrado L., 24 Aug 1912

Vasquel, Olivia?, 20 Apr 1921 (Failed to qualify)

Vasquel, Conrado L., 1 Jly 1921

 

 

CHINATI (Presidio)

Baldwin, Darling T., 18 May 1922

(Order rescinded 2 Dec 1922)

Coffman, Dan'l. G., 5 Nov 1923

Clark, Mrs. Una F., 9 Jan 1926 (Declined)

Gunn, Owen G., 1 Apr 1926

Stribling, John B., 16 Aug 1928

Davenport, Homer, 20 Dec 1929

Stewart, Wm. Don, 22 Oct 1930

 

 

DYSART (Presidio)

Ellison, Robt. R., 14 Oct 1899

Discontinued 14 Jun 1902; papers to Marfa

 

 

FORT DAVIS (Bexar, Presidio, Jeff Davis)

Wickes, Ed'n. D. L., 28 May 1867

Wicks, Geo. S., 19 Dec 1867

Murphy, Patrick, 2 Sep 1868

Kelley, Hiram, 20 Sep 1869

Chaney, Simeon, 21 Aug 1871

Chaney, Albert W., 24 Sep 1873

Davis, John D., 22 Mar 1876

Anderson, Mrs. Mattie B., 26 Feb 1886

[To] Jeff Davis County

 

 

HAYMOND (Presidio, Buchel, Brewster) (see also McLEARY)

Brown, Chas. W., 23 Jan 1884

[To] Buchel County

 

 

McLEARY (Presidio)

Brown, Chas. W., 30 Oct 1883

Cg'd to HAYMOND, 23 Jan 1884

 

 

MARATHON (Presidio, Buchel, Brewster)

Shepard, Albion E., 13 Feb 1883

[To] Buchel County

 

 

MARFA (Presidio)

Norton, Russell C., 3 Apr 1883

Warrington, Thos. H., 7 Aug 1883

Bihl, Jos. H., 14 Jan 1884

Reese, John L., 9 Jly 1884

Murphy, Chas. S., 27 Oct 1884?

Holderness Jr., Wm. T., 11 Jly 1888

Nevill, Chas. L., 7 Feb 1889

Niccolls, Orion L., 10 Aug 1889

Lightner, Hiram, 13 Oct 1893

Anderson, Edgar G., 18 Apr 1895

Niccolls, Oren L., 28 Feb 1898

Greenwood, Robt., 30 May 1913 (Acting postmaster)

Fitzgerald, Maye B., 18 Apr 1922

 

 

MURPHYVILLE (Presidio, Brewster)

Slaughter, Wm. H., 14 Dec 1883

Gaddis, John M., 28 Mar 1884

Darling, Jas., 13 Apr 1887

[To] Brewster County

 

 

MUSQUIS (Presidio, Jeff Davis)

Legard, Allayne B., 8 Jan 1886

[To] Jeff Davis County

 

 

POLVO (Presidio)

Beckwith, Hugh M., 25 Jan 1887

Discontinued [date illegible]; papers to Presidio

Lujan, Ireneo, 27 Feb 1907 (Declined)

(Order rescinded 7 Aug 1907)

 

 

PORVENIR (Presidio)

Daniel, Mary C., 3 Nov 1926

Majors, Elsie L., 19 Sep 1927

Snyder, John, 28 Apr 1930

 

 

PRESIDIO (Presidio)

Kelly, Hiram L., 30 Apr 1868

Spencer, John W., 5 Oct 1869

Discontinued 20 Jan 1871

(Re-established) Kelley, Hiram L., 29 Dec 1873

Clark, Mrs. Francis M., 25 Jan 1875

Daly, Rich'd. C., 18 Jun 1877

Kleinman, Ignatz L., 28 Jan 1892

Discontinued 8 Feb 1896; papers to Shafter

(Re-established) Moralez, Tomasita, 9 Apr 1896

Kleinman, Mrs. Anita, 13 Aug 1896

Candlin, Geo. H., 13 Sep 1913

King, Elena L., 1 Oct 1919

Hodierne, Lillian L., 15 Jun 1929 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

REDFORD (Presidio)

Madrid, Josefa S., 11 Feb 1911

Valenzuela, Ramon, 6 Jun 1914

Rede, Antonia L., 26 Oct 1917

Franco, Lucy R., 4 Jun 1925

Alvarado, Cosme J., 20 Aug 1927

 

 

RINDOSA (Presidio)

Nichols, Mike, 7 Mar 1900

Discontinued 21 Jly 1900; never in operation

 

 

RUIDOSA (Presidio)

Nunez, Jesus F., 17 Oct 1914

 

 

SAN SOLOMON (Presidio)

Wadel?/Wodel?, John A., 9 Apr 1879

Murphy, Dan'l., 1 Mar 1881

Miller, S. R., 7 Mar 1882

Discontinued 29 Sep 1882; mail to Fort Davis

(Re-established) Dickson, John S., 7 Dec 1885

Discontinued 21 Jun 1886; no papers

 

 

SHAFTER (Presidio)

Kelley, R. B., 3 Mar 1885

Gregg, Spencer, 29 Apr 1885

Walker, Sam'l. E., 19 Feb 1889

Livesay?, Jos. R., 18 Nov 1890

Brendel, Adam, 20 Feb 1891

Noyes, Wm. S., 7 Jan 1892

Driffill, Carrie W., 21 Jan 1901

Driffill, Fred'k., 13 Dec 1911

Brooks, Ida, 5 Feb 1914

Speed, Ida, 2 Apr 1914

Manning, Eliz., 28 Feb 1918 (Declined)

Herrera, Helena, 15 Jly 1918

Bustillos, Helena, 31 Dec 1918 (Name cg'd by marriage)

 

 

VALENTINE (Presidio, Jeff Davis)

Carr, Dan'l., 22 Jan 1886

To Jeff Davis Co.

 

 

ZULIME (Presidio)

Altgelt, Marian McD., 13 Feb 1919 (Declined)

[Apparently discontinued]