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

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POSTMASTERS & POST OFFICES OF
TAYLOR COUNTY, TEXAS
1878 - 1930

 

ABILENE (Taylor)

Montgomery, Henry, 14 Feb 1881

Reinhard, Wm., 28 Sep 1882

Davies, Thos., 15 Feb 1884

Harden, Henry H., 18 Jly 1884

Morrow, Mary W., 4 Jan 1889

Rollins, Turner S., 19 Dec 1910

Rankin, Robt. E., 21 Oct 1914

Payton, Lindsey C., 13 Aug 1923

 

 

AUDRA (Taylor)

Lent, Geo., 24 Jan 1900

Albright, Noel J., 7 Oct 1907

Middleton, Robt. H., 23 Jan 1909

Cg'd to BRADSHAW, 19 Nov 1909

 

 

BLAIR (Taylor)

Hill, Charlie B., 9 May 1905

Rains, Eligah B., 22 Aug 1906

Dulin, Bryant L., 21 Dec 1906

Moore, Mirtus, 25 Feb 1908

Addison, Mirtus M., 1 Nov 1912

Sherman, Ed. M., 20 Nov 1916 (Declined)

Ragan, Thos. E., 2 Mar 1917

Ray, John, 13 Oct 1917

Dulin, Vera, 12 Apr 1924

Discontinued 31 May 1926; mail to Merkel

 

 

BRADSHAW (Taylor) (see also AUDRA)

Bennett, Chas. P., 19 Nov 1909

Bailey, Noah B., 24 May 1915

 

 

BREWERS STATION (Taylor)

Dulaney, Nelson I., 24 Nov 1879

Discontinued 25 Feb 1880

 

 

BUFFALO GAP (Taylor)

Davis, Jas. C., 5 Sep 1878

Sowell, Jas. T., 24 Oct 1881

Jones, Miss Mary E., 7 Dec 1882

Million, Jas. S., 17 May 1883

Sowell, Jas. T., 9 Nov 1885

(Appointment rescinded 18 Feb 1886)

Million, Jas. S., 17 May 1883

Reed, John L., 20 Aug 1889

Murchison, John A., 1 Apr 1890

Wright, Jos. W., 12 Feb 1894

Wright, Lewis D., 30 Apr 1919

Floyd, David J., 8 Mar 1921

Ellis, Lora, 30 Oct 1926

Spurlin, Naomi S., 10 Apr 1928

Rowley, Naomi S., 7 Jan 1930 (Name cg'd by marriage)

Kincaid, Mrs. Banie, 12 Jun 1930

 

 

CAPS (Taylor)

Miliken, Catharin A., 16 Apr 1894

McLaughlin, Joel G., 24 Oct 1903

Reeves, Chas. E., 28 Apr 1905

Holt, Emerson E., 30 Jan 1907

Discontinued 31 May 1916; mail to Abilene

 

 

COATS (Taylor)

Stanaland, Sam'l. L., 22 May 1901

Mansfield, Jas. W., 15 Nov 1901

Staggs, C. B., 8 Jun 1905

Discontinued 31 Oct 1905; mail to Iberis

(Order rescinded 18 Oct 1905)

Mansfield, Jas. W., 15 Nov 1901

Kemper, Wm. O., 20 Oct 1905

Wiggins, Ira W., 9 Feb 1910

Discontinued 31 Jan 1912; mail to Iberis

 

 

ELMDALE (Taylor)

Chamness, Julia C., 23 Jan 1905

Richardson, Andrew McD., 12 Mar 1906

Discontinued 28 _____?1910; mail to Abilene

(Re-established) Strain, Louis E., 22 Mar 1910

Coons, Marion F., 20 Sep 1913

Discontinued 30 Jun 1927; mail to Abilene

 

 

GUION (Taylor)

Traylor, Champion, 11 Jan 1884

Discontinued 17 Aug 1886; papers to Buffalo Gap

(Re-established) Jones, David M., 10 Sep 1886

Wright, Jos. W., 22 Jun 1888

Morgan, Franklin M., 14 Oct 1893

Shepard, Frank G., 31 Jly 1897

Edenborough, Spencer N., 27 Jly 1905

Edenborough, Chas. A., 11 Mar 1924

 

 

HAMBY (Taylor)

Richardson, Hamby W., 3 Mar 1902

Mackeckney, Wm. M. G., 13 Dec 1913

Mackeckney, Annie P., 20 Jan 1919

Discontinued 31 Dec 1919; mail to Abilene

 

 

HASH KNIFE (Taylor)

Simpson, John N., 28 Apr 1879

Discontinued 17 Nov 1879

 

 

HINES (Taylor)

Tye, John P., 6 Apr 1899

Trice, Alfred H., 29 Nov 1899

Bennett, Geo. W., 24 Apr 1900

Cg'd to TYE, 9 Nov 1901

 

 

HUNTER'S STORE (Taylor)

Hunter, Abram M., 5 Dec 1877

Discontinued 11 Nov 1878

 

 

IBERIS (Taylor)

Kirby, Newton P., 28 Sep 1901

Hale, Walter B., 13 Feb 1906

Julian, Chas. P., 6 May 1909

Hale, Walter B., 11 Nov 1911

Discontinued 31 Oct 1912; mail to Abilene

 

 

INKUM (Taylor)

Puckett, Henry, 6 May 1903

Wilson, Geo. W., 27 Feb 1908

Discontinued 15 Dec 1915; mail to View

 

 

LAWN [1] (Taylor)

Morris, Wm. R., 26 Oct 1894

Roberts, Aaron L., 11 Sep 1897

Harkrider, Miss? Dana E., 12 May 1904

Cg'd to OVALO, 11 Mar 1909

 

 

LAWN [2] (Taylor) (see also NED)

Freeman, Champ F., 14 Sep 1910

Anderson, John H., 11 Jan 1912

 

 

LYTLE (Taylor)

Storrs, N. S., 31 Aug 1880

Discontinued 18 Jan 1881

 

 

MERKEL (Taylor)

Vaughan, John L., 12 Jun 1883

Ward, Geo. R., 19 Aug 1885

Taylor, Slade J. K., 23 Dec 1885

French, Marion S., 24 Apr 1889

Vickers, Ed'n., 19 Jun 1893

Witt, Mattie R., 21 Aug 1897

Rollins, Robt. A., 12 Feb 1904

Derstine, Henry W., 11 Jun 1906

Williams, Henry C., 18 May 1914

Williams, Eva L., 29 Dec 1919 (Acting postmaster)

King, Shurley H., 13 Jly 1920

Comegys, Geo. E., 18 Jan 1922

Davis, Taylor F., 15 Feb 1926 (Acting postmaster)

Adcock, Oscar J., 1 Apr 1927 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

MORO (Taylor)

Scott, Robt. S., 15 Oct 1894

Elliott, Jeff'n. D., 12 Mar 1895

Williams, Wood, 24 Apr 1907

Burleson, Jas. C., 28 Aug 1908

Burks, Berry M., 25 Jan 1911

Discontinued 15 Jly 1922; mail to Guion

 

 

MOUNT MORO (Taylor)

Frost, Jas. W., 2 Jun 1880

Brewer, Aaron O., 21 Aug 1882

Discontinued 26 Dec 1889; papers to Buffalo Gap

 

 

NED (Taylor)

Esmond, S. J., 6 Apr 1908

Barnett, Louetta, 15 Mar 1910

Cg'd to LAWN [2], 14 Sep 1910

 

 

NUBIA (Taylor)

Tucker, John T., 6 Jan 1888

Miller, Geo. I., 20 May 1892

Hutchins, Olive V., 9 Nov 1894

(Order rescinded 19 Apr 1895)

Miller, Geo. I., 20 May 1892

Walker, Thos. J., 6 Dec 1895

Boyd, Dan'l. L., 9 Jan 1908

Stanley, Albert L., 6 Mar 1913

Discontinued 15 May 1917, mail to Merkel

 

 

OVALO (Taylor) (see also LAWN)

Harkrider, Miss Dana E., 11 Mar 1909

Mitchell, David H., 11 Mar 1910

Barnard, John W. 26 Oct 1912

Shaw, Neeta, 10 Dec 1914

 

 

PIEL (Taylor)

Kirby, Newton P., 28 Sep 1901

Never in operation; [IBERIS apparently established instead]

 

 

POTOSI (Taylor)

Pollard, Fanchee T., 19 Jly 1893

Williams, Allen, 15 Dec 1897

Holly, Joel A., 16 Mar 1898

Woody, Wm. T., 17 May 1904

Simpson, Wm. L., 27 Feb 1907

Bowles, Wm. A., 15 May 1907

Lindley, Chester M., 2 May 1908

Smothers, Sam'l. W., 11 Jan 1909

Smothers, Berry P., 7 Aug 1911

Harris, Ralph B., 18 May 1916

Wood, Willie W., 22 Mar 1917

Harris, Geo. C., 29 Jly 1920

Williams, Vera, 6 Nov 1925

Discontinued 31 Oct 1928; mail to Abilene

 

 

SAMBO (Taylor)

Vance, John H., 19 Dec 1904

St. John, Mary S., 6 May 1909

Discontinued 29 Feb 1912; mail to Abilene

 

 

SHEP (Taylor)

Sheppard, Andrew M., 21 Nov 1903

Nunn, Chas. B., 19 Mar 1907

Crayton, John R., 2 Dec 1907 (Declined)

(Order rescinded 16 Mar 1908)

Forrest, John C., 16 Mar 1908

Hinnard, Thos. L., 1 Mar 1909

Broughton, John G., 22 Nov 1909

Discontinued 30 Apr 1912; mail to Wingate

(Re-established) Carrington, Ralph B., 30 Apr 1914

Casper, Lillie F., 18 Jun 1918

Bartee, Jessie W., 14 Apr 1920

McIntyre, C. O., 1 Jly 1921

McIntyre, Mrs. Lee O., 29 Nov 1922

Discontinued 15 May 1923; mail to Wingate

 

 

STANLEY (Taylor)

Summers, John D., 20 Mar 1890

Discontinued 30 Sep 1891; papers to Hylton

 

 

TRENT (Taylor)

Canon, Wm. G., 7 May 1883

Warder, Wm. J., 10 Oct 1883

Boone, Elbert A., 15 Apr 1884

Baker, Jas., 23 Oct 1885

Discontinued 15 Apr 1886; papers to Merkel

[Apparently re-established]

Florence, J. Hicks, 24 Dec 1889

Hulse, Jacob V., 6 May 1893

Curry, John W., 3 Feb 1894

Wren, Wm. A., 1 Mar 1900

Sellers, Wm. A., 26 Mar 1901

Cyphers, Jesse, 3 Sep 1901 (Declined)

Walker, Geo. T., 23 Oct 1901

Adrian, Lewis, 14 Apr 1904

McFerrin, Jas. M., 11 Apr 1908

Terry, Aubrey C., 18 Jun 1910

Bowers, Anna A., 2 Nov 1914

Dowdy, Royce E., 10 Mar 1922

 

 

TUSCOLA (Taylor)

Cole, David H., 6 Apr 1899

Brown, Otto G., 23 Mar 1904

Polson, John B., 19 Jly 1910

Graham, Carl, 2 Nov 1914

Casey, Jas. E., 10 Jun 1915

Branton, Chas. H., 16 Aug 1922 (Acting postmaster)

Hamilton, Iva M., 1 Oct 1926 (Acting postmaster)

McCormick, Thos. W., 11 Jly 1927 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

TYE (Taylor) (see also HINES)

Bennett, Geo. W., 9 Nov 1901

Milliken, John A., 21 Dec 1906

Eager, Geo. E., 15 Jan 1909

Kincaid, Wm. L., 1 Nov 1909

Hassey, Lula, 11 Mar 1926

 

 

VIEW (Taylor)

Safford, Wm. M., 10 Oct 1910

Yeargan, John W., 23 Sep 1911

Triplett, Moses W., 6 Jan 1916

Yeargan, John W., 10 Aug 1916

McGehee, Henry C., 21 Feb 1918

Young, Rich'd. W., 24 Feb 1919

Bowen, Ella Doyle, 31 Dec 1920

Walker, Oscar W., 12 Jan 1922

Howard, Dan'l. L., 19 Mar 1924

McLean, Beulah, 25 Aug 1925

Childers, Mrs. Beulah, 21 Mar 1930 (Name cg'd by marriage)

Laningham, Ella, 7 Jly 1930

 

 

WALTHALL (Taylor, Runnels)

Hightower, Wm. T., 6 Jun 1877

[To] Runnels County