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

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POSTMASTERS & POST OFFICES OF
RUNNELS COUNTY, TEXAS
1859 - 1930
(Revised April 21, 1999)

 

BALLINGER (Runnels)

Proctor, Wm. A., 1 Jun 1886

Pearce, Henry Davis, 12 Sep 1888

Carpenter, Livingston R., 27 Jun 1889

Smith, Geo. W., 10 Aug 1889

Truby, P. E., 28 Oct 1893

Cady, Henry A., 26 Oct 1897

Erwin, J. J., 5 Jun 1913

Guin, Carl S., 28 Feb 1922

Reese, Joel A., 25 May 1923 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

BENOIT (Runnels)

Tyson, Wm. A., 29 Mar 1906

Hamby, Wm. L. P., 25 Jan 1911

Hill, Wm. T., 21 Oct 1913

 

 

BOLF (Runnels)

Schuhman, Gustav., 19 Jan 1900

Cg'd to ROWENA, 26 Mar 1901

 

 

CLEARWATER (Runnels)

Hoffman, Jas. B., 11 Sep 1890

Discontinued 10 Apr 1891; no papers

 

 

CONTENT (Runnels)

Hale, Dan'l. W., 12 Apr 1882

Massengale, Benj. F., 24 Mar 1884

Chandler, Julius E., 17 Aug 1887

Hanscomb, Alfred A., 14 Aug 1891

Freeman, Champion F., 11 May 1892

Chandler, Julius E., 14 Apr 1894

Freeman, Chapman F., 12 Sep 1895

Hanscomb, Alfred A., 15 Jan 1904

Cg'd to TOKEEN, 11 Jan 1905

 

 

CREWS (Runnels)

Wise, Jeff'n. D., 28 Jun 1892

Baldwin, Israel S., 30 Nov 1894

Bradley, Harry A., 26 Jly 1897

Kissack, Wm. W. M., 2 Nov 1898

Hickson, Larken C., 20 Feb 1899

Hale, Ben T., 25 Feb 1902

Wilkerson, Arthur E., 29 Aug 1905

Rainwater, Jas. W., 29 Jly 1910

Branham, Elbert T., 26 Jan 1915

Wilkerson, Luther R., 10 Aug 1916

Discontinued 15 Apr 1922; mail to Rockville

 

 

DRASCO (Runnels)

Kerr, Robt. O., 16 Dec 1904

Benson, Ada K., 20 Apr 1909

Discontinued 31 Aug 1911; mail to Bradshaw

 

 

FORT CHADBOURNE (Runnels, Tom Green, Coke)

Leigh, Geo. H., 28 Jan 1859

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

[Apparently re-established]

Odom, Cyrus W., 27 Oct 1879

Luckett, Henry H., 6 Dec 1882

[To] Tom Green County, 8 Jan 1886

 

 

HATCHEL (Runnels)

Hatchel, Elijah W., 21 Apr 1904

Jarnagin, Edgar P., 9 Dec 1905

Harris, John A., 22 Aug 1907

Cunningham, Geo. R., 17 Mar 1908

Hilliard, Geo. W., 28 Jan 1910

Dahlgruen, Oscar H., 22 May 1911

Graham, Lester N., 29 Oct 1914

Sides, R. L., 19 Sep 1916 (Never took charge)

Holliday, David P., 29 Jan 1917 (Declined)

Branham, Robt. T., 13 Jly 1917

Barnhill, Geo. E., 1 Jly 1919

Kemp, Albert F., 25 Jan 1922

Palmer, Alvin D., 17 Aug 1925

Ferguson, Thos. M., 28 Aug 1926

 

 

MARIE (Runnels)

Bass, Walter C., 8 May 1906

Wright, Isaac J., 5 Jun 1908 (Declined)

Black, John, 14 Aug 1908

 

 

MAVERICK (Runnels)

Cobb, Marian, 10 Oct 1883

Marshall, Maria, 19 Sep 1888

Slaughter, Jas. M., 25 Oct 1907

Todd, Thos. L., 4 Jan 1916

Todd, Chas. S., 18 Apr 1918

Dark, Geo. W., 16 Nov 1918

Todd, Chas. S., 12 Aug 1920

Borders, Abner J. H., 6 Nov 1923

Marshall, Pearl M., 16 Mar 1925

 

 

MAZELAND (Runnels)

Hutchison, Harriet L., 25 May 1903

Nash, Rich'd., 26 Mar 1907

Discontinued 31 May 1909; mail to Wingate

 

 

MILES (Runnels) (see also MILES STATION)

Anderson, John D., 11 Aug 1908

Foster, W. D., 5 Jun 1913

Tyler, Geo. A., 1 Apr 1920 (Acting postmaster)

Lindsay, Walter J., 3 May 1922

Tyler, Geo. A., 1 Feb 1924 (Acting postmaster)

Straach, Ewald, 10 Apr 1924

 

 

MILES STATION (Runnels)

McLeod, John N., 21 Mar 1890

Groves, Arthur, 9 Jly 1891

Robinson, Henry W., 28 Apr 189__?

Mullins, Marion, 18 Jun 1903

Anderson, John D., 14 Mar 1907

Cg'd to MILES, 11 Aug 1908

 

 

NORTON (Runnels)

Wilkerson, Marion A., 27 Nov 1894

Trimmier, Thos. L., 25 Oct 1902

McCaughan, Thos. J., 1 Feb 1904

Sadler, Lee, 6 Apr 1909

Lloyd, Hattie E., 5 Jan 1911

Steele, Lee O., 10 Aug 1916

McCaughan, Thos. J., 24 Sep 1919

Roper, Roy L., 24 Jun 1921

Hayley, Wm. Larkin, 21 Jly 1926

 

 

OXIEN (Runnels)

McKissack, Wm. W., 27 Jly 1905

Discontinued 31 Oct 1913; mail to Talpa

 

 

PONY (Runnels)

Davis, Herman D., 1 Jly 1910

Sims, Ira L., 17 Nov 1910

Mapes, Pat S., 30 Jan 1912

Discontinued 15 Jly 1918; mail to Ballinger

 

 

PUMPHREY (Runnels)

Hill, Marquis L., 4 Oct 1901

Awalt, Chas. F., 11 Dec 1903

Hill, Wm. E?/C?, 16 Jun 1904

Nelson, DeKalb, 19 Mar 1906

Pumphrey, Wm. M., 20 Apr 1907

Stegall, Stephen L., 29 Mar 1910

Discontinued 30 Sep 1912; mail to Wingate

 

 

ROWENA (Runnels) (see also BOLF)

Schuhman, Gustav, 26 Mar 1901

Pavlicek, Louis, 9 Aug 1904

Schuhman, Gustav, 7 Sep 1907

Schuhman, John H., 4 Sep 1913

Feist, Herman C., 12 May 1919

 

 

RUNNELS (Taylor, Runnels)

Pearce, Henry D., 22 Jun 1880

Hudspeth, Mrs. Leta R., 21 Jan 1888

Hutchison, Harriet L., 27 Mar 1890 (C)

Nunn, John B., 15 May 1893

Taylor, Wm. C., 22 May 1894

Thompson, John F., 13 Jly 1894

Discontinued 2 Dec 1895; papers to Ballinger

(Re-established) Nunn, Sarah A., 10 Apr 1896

Discontinued 14 May 1904; mail to Ballinger

 

 

TOKEEN (Runnels) (see also CONTENT)

Hanscomb, Alfred A., 11 Jan 1905

Freeman, Wm. M., 22 Dec 1905

(Appointment rescinded 20 Mar 1906)

Hanscomb, Alfred A., 11 Jan 1905

Emory, Sue L., 3 May 1906

Holbrook, John E., 10 Jun 1907

Bright, Jas. W. 12 May 1910

Discontinued 15 Aug 1916; mail to Goldsboro

 

 

TRUITT (Runnels)

Golden, John L., 21 Mar 1904

Nichols, Arthur B., 28 Sep 1906

Burk, Jesse J., 9 Feb 1907

White, Jas. F., 28 Nov 1910

Hill, Jasper L., 11 Apr 1911

Discontinued 2 Sep 1912; mail to Winters

 

 

VALE (Runnels)

Raby, John W., 26 Mar 1890

Alexander, Wm. E.?/Wm. A.?, 7 Apr 1891

Discontinued 23 Oct 1891; papers to Ballinger

(Re-established) Brewer, Joshua, 20 Oct 1902

Discontinued 31 May 1904; mail to Ballinger

 

 

WALTHALL (Taylor, Runnels)

Guest, Nat (date not given)

Discontinued between 1 Jan and 27 Oct 1881

 

 

WILMETH (Runnels)

Smith, Mary L., 1 Apr 1907

Discontinued 31 Mar 1909; mail to Wingate

 

 

WINGATE (Runnels)

McKandles, Mary F., 14 Mar 1892

Hendry, Jas. E., 20 Jan 1899

Brown, Mary J., 11 Jun 1901

Wyatt, Mary L., 31 Dec 1903

Hensley, Marion T., 28 Sep 1906

Barron, Jas., 26 Mar 1907

Allen, Jas. W., 2 Nov 1916

Rowland, Thos. O., 29 Jly 1918

McFarland, Elmer L., 17 Feb 1925

Loyd, Minnie, 30 Mar 1926

Shaw, Arthur C., 8 Nov 1926

 

 

WINTERS (Runnels)

Plate, Fred'k., 7 Mar 1891

Townsend, McDaniel, 17 Sep 1891

Hulsey, Robt. L., 24 Feb 1899

Murray, Thos. W., 20 Feb 1901

Dillingham, Thos. B., 5 Apr 1910

Flynt, W. F., 10 Jly 1913

Huntsman, Benj. F., 18 Apr 1922

Coupland, Thos. D., 13 Jan 1931