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

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POSTMASTERS & POST OFFICES OF
SABINE COUNTY, TEXAS
1846 - 1930

 

AKIN (Sabine)

Thornhill, Gabriel, 25 Jly 1884

Discontinued 30 Mar 1886?; papers to Hemphill

 

 

ALFORD (Sabine)

Alford, Burtis T., 17 Jan 1896

Discontinued 26 Oct 1896; papers to Isla

 

 

BAYOU (Sabine)

Smith, Thos. R., 23 Mar 1908

Lynch, Charley O., 25 Feb 1910

McDaniel, Tilman L., 30 Dec 1910

McNaughton, Grover C., 8 Jun 1920

Dainwood, John T., 27 Nov 1922

McDaniel, Anna C., 3 Mar 1924

McNaughton, Elijah T., 9 Jan 1930

Ball, Jerre M., 3 Mar 1930

 

 

BEAR CREEK (Sabine) (see also NORVELL'S)

Norvell, Lipscomb, 14 Sep 1847

Norvell, Lipscomb, 12 Nov 1861 (CSA)

Cg'd to BROOKELAND, 26 Jly 1866

 

 

BRONSON (Sabine)

Pratt, Nathan W., 11 Oct 1902

Rareshide, Albert M., 29 Feb 1904

Howard, Claud A., 18 Jly 1904

 

 

BROOKELAND (Sabine) (see also BEAR CREEK)

Brooke, John C., 26 Jly 1866

Beaird, Noah M., 8 Apr 1869

Discontinued 1 Apr 1874

(Re-established) Berryman, Fred., 22 Jun 1874

Allen, Wm. D., 2 Feb 1888

Dean, Nathan W., 7 Jan 1891

Lakey, Enoch A., 6 Mar 1891

Bell, Jas. W., 30 Nov 1895

Swann, Jos. B., 21 Dec 1896

Discontinued 20 Sep 1897, papers to Vesta

(Re-established) Lakey, Enoch A., 13 Oct 1899

Dean, Nathan W., 13 Oct 1903

Bell, Jas. W., 3 May 1904

Havens, Virgil R., 10 Mar 1906 (Declined)

Berryman, Wm. W., 2 Jun 1906

Marshburn, Luther L. 10 Jun 1907

Smith, Lemuel J., 21 Mar 1908

Williams, Jas. J., 10 Feb 1910

Williams, Maude P. 5 May 1914

 

 

CONNVILLE (Sabine)

Conn, Elisha L., 8 Feb 1904

Discontinued 29 Jun 1907; mail to Bronson

 

 

FAIRDALE (Sabine)

Smith, Cornelius F., 3 Jly 1902

Smith, Thos. R., 18 Dec 1906 (Declined)

Love, Charley L. 20 Mar 1907

McCree, Fabean A., 6 Apr 1909

Smith, Francis M. 26 Oct 1912

 

 

FAIRMOUNT (Sabine)

Faircloth, Wiley C., 16 Mar 1854

Kaufman, David W., 30 Oct 1855

Albertson, Ichabod H., 9 Oct 1856

Edgar, Valentine K., 16 Jun 1859

Nettles, Jas. M., 28 Dec 1859

Nettles, J. M., 12 Jly 1861 (CSA) [resigned]

Lowe, Euclid A. F., 31 Jan 1862 (CSA)

(Suspended) CSA

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866 [by U. S. Govt.]

Smith, John W., 29 Aug 1876

Smith, Edward, 10 Aug 1881

Pennington, John E., 21 Dec 1906

Conn, Geo. W., 27 Nov 1911

Smith, Geo. S., 26 Oct 1912

Ener, Lela M., 25 Feb 1916

Donahoe, Harry J., 25 Oct 1916

Smith, Obadiah J., 20 Mar 1923

Fullen, Lon A., 25 Jun 1923

Fullen, Lawrena A. 7 Jly 1923

 

 

FONTELLA (Sabine)

Bobbitt, Argust T. L., 20 Nov 1899

Discontinued 27 Jan 1900; never in operation

 

 

GENEVA (Sabine)

Johnson, Wm. W., 23 Jly 1884

Hill, Levi, 1 Nov 1886

Halbert, Phebe E., 22 Oct 1888

Mason, Jos. L., 10 Mar 1906

Alford, Thos. E., 16 Sep 1908

Partin, Cynthia E., 1 Jly 1921

 

 

HEMPHILL (Sabine)

Watson, Michael, 26 Jly 1859

Watson, M., 17 Jan 1862 (CSA)

Beckcom, Simon N., 11 Mar 1865 (CSA)

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

(Re-established) Ragan, Jubal H., 13 Jan 1868

Pratt, Drayton, 15 Jun 1869

Beckcom, Allen J., 20 Oct 1871

Morris, Wm. T., 13 Jun 1873

Beckom, Allen J., 31 Aug 1880

Whittlesey, Luther C., 31 Jly 1882

Beckham, Allen J., 25 Jun 1891

Weatherred, Jas. P., 23 May 1895

Vickers, Volney H., 3 Jly 1902

McCree, Fabean A., 27 Apr 1907

Toole, Adrian R., 16 Dec 1908

McGown, Wm. D., 18 Feb 1915

 

 

ISLA (Sabine)

Mason, Jas. G., 23 Mar 1896

Vickers, Jas. A., 26 Feb 1902

Vickers, Cliff. M., 28 Jan 1911

 

 

LAMERLE (Sabine)

Fortenberry, Rich'd. L., 15 Oct 1921

Discontinued 15 Feb 1925; mail to Pineland

 

 

LONGWOOD (Sabine)

Sigler, Wm. N., 18 Jan 1847

Discontinued 16 Feb 1852

 

 

MILAM (Sabine)

Wethered Jr., F. M., 22 May 1846

Norford, Gideon A., 29 Aug 1846

Williams, Geo. S., 20 Sep 1856

Speight, Wm. M., 16 May 1857

Crawford Jr., Jacob, 18 Nov 1858

Crawford, Jacob, 12 Jly 1861 (CSA) [resigned]

Makechney, J., 28 Dec 1861 (CSA) [resigned]

Harris, Wm. A., 31 Jan 1862 (CSA)

Makechney, Gilbert, 5 Dec 1863 (CSA)

Miller, Jas. P., 23 Jly 1864 (CSA)

Moses, Aaron, 9 Oct 1866

May, Mrs. Caroline, 12 Dec 1866

Winner, Lineas? L., 19 Sep 1870

Browning, Wm., 13 Apr 1871

Weatherred, W. W., 10 Oct 1871

Speights, Wm. M., 6 Nov 1871

Mound, Henry C., 3 Jun 1872

Boyd, Jas. C., 30 Jun 1876

Meador, Benj. F., 29 Apr 1878

Polley, Oliver H., 26 Mar 1891

Meador, Benj. F., 9 Aug 1894

Gellatly, Wm., 27 Jun 1895

Kirk, Robt. L., 4 Sep 1908

Goodrich, Ethyl, 29 Jan 1915

Nethery, Drayton C., 20 Dec 1916

 

 

NORVELL'S (Sabine)

Norvell, Lipscomb, 8 Mar 1847

Cg'd to BEAR CREEK, 14 Sep 1847

 

 

OAKDALE (Sabine)

Smith, Thos. R., 24 Dec 1897

Smith, Reuben J., 11 Dec 1899

Discontinued 15 Jan 1899; papers to Hemphill

 

 

PENDLETON (Sabine)

Strosher, W., 8 Mar 1847

Noble, Jameson, 16 Jly 1850

Discontinued 26 Jly 1852

[Apparently re-established]

Bond, Jas. M., 11 Jan 1872

Discontinued 18 Jun 1877

[Apparently re-established]

Cook, Granberry J., 7 Jly 1882

Clifton, John A., 27 May 1883

Flint, Albert L., 16 May 1889

(Rescinded 12 Jun 1889)

Clifton, John A., 21 May 1889

Discontinued 2 Jan 1907; mail to Milam

 

 

PINELAND (Sabine)

Everett, Walter, 10 May 1904

Cooper?, John D., 26 Nov 1904 (Declined)

Hargrave, Jas. O., 4 Jun 1906

Rodgers, Benj. K., 23 Jan 1909

Long, Wm. H., 27 Nov 1909

Hybarger, Rufus L., 29 Jan 1915

 

 

RED MOUNT (Sabine)

Gaines, Edmund P., 29 Sep 1853

Discontinued 16 Mar 1854

 

 

SABINETOWN (Sabine)

Clapp, Geo. L., 22 May 1846

Austin, Norris, 8 May 1849

Whittlesey, Jos. Adolph, 10 Jly 1849

Bell, John, 12 Dec 1850

Goodloe, Robt., 1 Dec 1851

Bell, John, 9 Dec 1852

Brown, Jacob H., 14 Jly 1853

Bell, John, 26 May 1854

Clapp, Geo. L., 14 Jun 1858

Clapp, Geo. L., 13 Sep 1861 (CSA)

Stille, Jos. D., 27 Feb 1866

McCook, J. J., 9 Jly 1866

Stille, Jos. D., 11 Oct 1866

Discontinued 9 Aug 1869

(Re-established) Shaw, Jas. T., 21 Oct 1869

Discontinued 26 Jan 1871

(Re-established) Rose, H., 7 Aug 1871

Discontinued 10 Jan 1872

(Re-established) Beckcom, Allen J., 17 Apr 1873

Williams, Norris A., 26 Jan 1874

Stille, Jos. D., 5 Feb 1879

Mound, Henry C., 10 Feb 1880

Discontinued 20 Mar 1882; mail to Milam

(Re-established) Low, Mrs. Lou, 25 Feb 1892

Discontinued 2 Jun 1893; no papers

(Re-established) Low, John W., 1 Mar 1894

Oliphint, Gabriella E., 21 Aug 1895

Beaird, Jas. M., 1 Dec 1896

Morris, John A., 19 May 1899

Oliphint, John H., 23 Mar 1901

Meador, Jos. W., 7 Apr 1903

Gandy, D. W., 24 Feb 1904

(Order rescinded 9 Apr 1904)

Meador, Jos. W., 7 Apr 1903

Gandy, Dan'l. W., 25 Jun 1908

Maund, Henry C., 22 Jan 1910

Lord, Lee, 29 Jan 1915

Rice, Melvin, 20 Dec 1917

 

 

SEXTON (Sabine)

Polley, Wm. P., 4 Oct 1860

Polley, W. P., 12 Jly 1861 (CSA)

Kaigler, David S., 1 Oct 1862 (CSA)

Discontinued 5 Nov 1866

[Apparently re-established]

Willis, Jas. F., 1 Apr 1879

Douthit, Thos. C., 24 May 1898

Brittain, Wm. T., 2 Nov 1898

Wiggins, Stonewall J., 30 Apr 1901

Haley, Alonzo C., 30 Jly 1903

Wiggins, Stonewall J., 16 Mar 1904

Pratt, Drayton, 22 Dec 1905

Sweet, Grover C., 15 Jan 1919

Clifton, Jessie W., 18 May 1922

Discontinued 31 Oct 1927; mail to San Augustine

 

 

TALLTIMBER (Sabine)

Christensen, John B., 21 Apr 1917

Discontinued 30 Oct 1920; mail to Hemphill

 

 

TEBO (Sabine)

Harp, Sam'l. D., 4 Dec 1886

Discontinued 6 Jan 1887 or 88

(Re-established) Cobb, Alice A., 21 Jly 1888

Harp, Sam'l. D., 24 Jan 1891

Brown, Robt. A., 10 Mar 1892

Payne, Laura E., 20 Dec 1895

Crow, Henry T., 13 Feb 1896

Conn Jr., Henry P., 22 Jun 1898

Humphreys, Russell U., 19 Dec 1901 (Declined)

Fuller, Ora E., 11 Mar 1902

Harvey, Minnie O., 11 Jan 1904

Eddings, Sterling W., 21 Nov 1905

Toms, D. C., 13 Jly 1915

Discontinued 28 Feb 1918; mail to Bronson

 

 

TIME (Sabine)

Bennett, Robt. E., 15 Jan 1896

Chambers, Mollie E., 23 Apr 1906

Beall, Minnie L., 6 Mar 1908

Chambers, Mollie E., 24 Nov 1909

Discontinued 15 Dec 1911; mail to Isla

(Re-established) Beall, Minnie L., 30 Aug 1912

Smith, Wm. J., 17 Jun 1918

Beall, Mrs. Clifford D., 13 Mar 1923

Beall, Semantha B., 4 Apr 1924

Chambers, Lena V., 15 Feb 1927

Bragg, Mary A., 6 Nov 1930

Discontinued 30 Jun 1931; mail to Milam

 

 

VESTA (Sabine)

Berryman Sr., Fred., 21 Sep 1888

Discontinued 31 Jan 1901; papers to Brookeland

 

 

YELLOWPINE (Sabine)

Kelly, Jas. E., 17 Jun 1902

Easley, Calvin P., 20 Dec 1919