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

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

 

ANAQUA (Victoria)

Cromwell, Alex. H., 10 Jan 1852

Crowell, Alex. H., 13 Mar 1862 (CSA)

Discontinued 23 Jan 1867

(Re-established) Ellis, John, 25 Mar 1867

Lubowsky, Michael S., 12 Aug 1867

Discontinued 18 Oct 1869

(Re-established) Cromwell, Frank H., 13 Jan 1871

Phelps, Ed'n. M., 22 Jan 1873

Discontinued 2 Jan 1877

[Apparently re-established]

Phelps, Truman, 31 Jan 1877

Discontinued 30 Sep 1880

(Re-established) Southwell, John T., 21 Feb 1881

Phelps, Mrs. M. J., 13 Dec 1881

Williams, Mrs. Amanda J., 8 Dec 1885

Amery, Geo. B., 15 Jun 1886

Amery, Alice V., 15 Nov 1916

Discontinued 29 Nov 1919; mail to Marianna

 

 

ARENOSA (Victoria) (see also ARINOSA)

Strange, Chesley D., 13 Oct 1851

Cg'd to WOODPORT, 4 Oct 1852

 

 

ARINOSA (Victoria) (see also ARENOSA)

Letts, Caleb, 25 Jun 1877

Lutz, Andrew J., 16 Dec 1879

Kountz, Henry C., 12 Apr1881

Discontinued 1 Mar 1883; mail to Victoria

 

 

BLOOMINGTON (Victoria)

Smith, Wilson M., 28 Aug 1907

Discontinued 24 Aug 1908; mail to Placedo

(Order rescinded; [no date given])

Smith, Wilson M., 28 Aug 1907

Cameron, Louis A., 14 Apr 1911

Evans, John J., 7 May 1914

Evans, John J., 12 Oct 1915

Kindred, G. H., 1 Oct 1919 [date error?]

Skarda, Alois J., 26 May 1924

Skarda, Alois J., 25 Nov 1924

Skarda, Geo. J., 2 Jan 1931 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

BLOOMINGTON (Victoria)

Smith, Wilson M., 28 Aug 1907

Discontinued 24 Aug 1908; mail to Placedo

(Order rescinded)

Smith, Wilson M., 28 Aug 1907

Cameron, Louis A., 14 Apr 1911

Evans, John J., 7 May 1914

Kindred, G. H., 1 Oct 1919

Skarda, Alois J., 26 May 1924

Skarda, Geo. J., 2 Jan 1931 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

CARLOS (Victoria)

Murphy, Michael, 15 Apr 1886

Discontinued 16 Jun 1886; papers to Anaqua

 

 

CARSNER? (Victoria)

Randolph, John L., 4 Nov 1892

Daniel, Leon R., 29 Nov 1893

Discontinued 2 Apr 1895; papers to Nursery

 

 

COLETTOVILLE (Victoria)

Albrecht, Louis, 1 Apr 1875

Eichholz, Wm. T., 6 Jan 1876

Discontinued 15 Oct 1877

 

 

DACOSTA (Victoria)

Fox, Benj. U., 2 Jan 1903

Shiller, John A., 5 May 1921

 

 

FORDTRAN (Victoria)

Cook, Sophia E., 29 Dec 1898

Miller, Henry E., 1 Mar 1901

Midgett, Dillie D., 10 Jun 1902

Midyett, Nathan H., 23 Jan 1904

Buchanan, Elijah J., 19 May 1915

Buchanan, Mary G., 23 May 1917

 

 

GARCITAS (Victoria)

Stewart, John, 3 Aug 1854

Discontinued 18 Apr 1855

 

 

GUADALUPE [1] (Victoria)

McGrew, Wm. M., 16 Dec 1850

Black, John W., 11 Jun 1851

Discontinued 29 Jan 1852

 

 

GUADALUPE [2] (Victoria)

Palmer, Jesse E., 21 Aug 1897

Lay, Asbury J., 9 Apr 1898

Crawford, John J., 28 Jan 1901

Fox, Benj. U., 24 Apr 1901

Marcak, Jos. B., 6 Dec 1901

 

 

HOLLUB (Victoria)

Hollub, E. John, 6 Sep 1895

Lynch, Mary, 4 Dec 1899

Discontinued 30 Nov 1900; papers to Nursery

 

 

INEZ (Victoria)

Koontz, Henry C., 10 Jly 1884

Webb, Robt. L., 20 Aug 1908

Koontz, Henry C., 22 Dec 1911

Hasbrook, Beatrice, 25 Oct 1927

 

 

JASMINE (Victoria)

Norine, Erick, 19 Dec 1895

Scherer, Frank H., 1 Oct 1898

Pela, Louis V., 7 Aug 1902

Norris, Wm. E., 30 Apr 1906

Bailey, Oliver F., 23 Feb 1909

Kutach, Frank L., 29 Jan 1908

Cg'd to TELFERNER, 17 Dec 1908

 

 

KEMPER CITY (Victoria)

Graves, Wm. P., 2 Jun 1860

Graves, W. P., 12 Jly 1861 (CSA) [resigned]

Milton, N. A., 28 Dec 1861 (CSA)

Discontinued 23 Jan 1867

(Re-established) Gaines, Wm. N., 4 Nov 1867

Bello, Robt., 7 Sep 1868

Discontinued 9 Sep 1868

(Re-established) Bello, Robt., 10 Aug 1869

Harvey, Henry B., 31 Oct 187__?

Post, H. P., 8 Oct 1875

Cole, Robt. F., 19 Jly 1877

Stoner, Geo. O., 8 Sep 1882

Discontinued 15 May 1909; mail to Victoria

 

 

McFADDIN (Victoria) (see also MARIANNA)

McFaddin, Wm. R., 12 Jly 1923

 

 

MARIANNA (Victoria)

Stubblefield, Ed'n. P., 13 Aug 1907

Faris, John W. B., 24 Mar 1911

McFadden, Wm. R., 15 Apr 1920

Cg'd to McFADDIN, 12 Jly 1923

 

 

MISSION VALLEY (Victoria)

Harris, Stephen S., 26 Aug 1854

Parkinson, Edwan, 16 Apr 1855

Hutchinson, Isaac P., 20 Dec 1859

Jecker?/Jaquier?, Peter, 13 Sep 1861 (CSA)

Land, Wm. A., 13 Jan 1865 (CSA)

Brown, Mrs. Mary, 9 Oct 1866

Smith, John Jay, 21 Dec 1866

Brown, Mrs. Mary, 17 Aug 1868

Burrows, Francis M?/U?, 15 Jan 1869

Goodwin, Milo M., 13 Jan 1871

Edgar, J. M., 12 Aug 1873

Goodwin, Milo M., 9 Dec 1874

Watson, Stephen R., 18 Feb 1902

Gisler, Wm. H., 22 Jly 1905

Gisler, Geo. J., 19 Nov 1907

Discontinued 30 Jly 1927; mail to Victoria

 

 

NURSERY (Victoria)

Onderdonk, Gilbert, 18 Nov 1884

Davies, Laura A., 20 Sep 1913

Milliken, Madie L., 23 Nov 1918

Bush, Ola M., 6 Sep 1921

Goldsum, Claudine, 13 Nov 1929

 

 

PLACEDO (Victoria)

McLaughlin, Philip A., 8 Aug 1906

Discontinued 23 Jun 1908; mail to Dacosta

(Order rescinded 15 Jly 1908)

McLaughlin, Philip A., 8 Aug 1906

Curry, Henry, 31 Jly 1908 (Declined)

 

 

PLACEDO JUNCTION (Victoria)

Garrett, Wm. A., 11 Feb 1911

Emerine, Wm. B., 4 Mar 1912

Emerine, Pearl, 27 Feb 1913

Shiller, Jos. F., 16 Apr 1917

Seydler, Wm., 30 Nov 1921

 

 

RAISIN (Victoria)

Friedrichs, Chas. G. T., 22 Sep 1892

Kohl, Otto, 10 Jan 1901

Discontinued 30 Jun 1914; mail to Cologne

 

 

SALEM (Victoria)

Stahly, Christian J., 30 Mar 1911

Stoltzfus, Abner T., 20 Dec 1911

Musselman, Rose L., 7 Mar 1918

 

 

TELFERNER (Victoria) (see also JASMINE)

Bailey, Wm. L., 17 Dec 1908

Branch, Josh. B., 11 Oct 1912

Hacht, Arno G., 31 Dec 1913

Hamilton, Bettie T., 22 Mar 1916

Scherer, Frank H., 26 Jly 1917 (Failed to qualify)

Hillman, Chas. H., 15 Feb 1918

Johnson, Geo. W., 15 Nov 1920

Boles, Chas. R., 16 Nov 1927

Shaw, Leslie C., 31 Dec 1928

 

 

VICTORIA (Victoria)

Moody, Jas. A., 22 May 1846

Moody, Jas. A., 12 Jly 1861 (CSA)

Coleman, R. H., 17 Apr 1865 (CSA)

Hall, Jas. J., 18 Oct 1865

Thurmond, John H., 5 Jan 1866

King, Rev'd. Alfred, 23 Nov 186__?

Kuhne, Henry F., 25 Apr 1870

Billings, Wm., 15 Feb 1876

Cocke, Thos. R., 18 May 1885

Clark, Hiram, 9 Jan 1890

Wertheimer, Chas. A., 5 Mar 1894

Grothaus, Fred'k. C., 13 Mar 1899

Clark, Ed. H., 30 Apr 1900

Fleming, Ed. R., 25 Jly 1913

Tracy, Ed. M., 11 Oct 1922 (Acting postmaster)

Ireland, Geo., 19 Nov 1926 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

WOODPORT (Victoria, Jackson, Lavaca, Victoria)
(see also ARENOSA)

Strange, Chesley D., 4 Oct 1852

Rogers, Jos. H., 21 Jun 1853

Later in Jackson County

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Discontinued 6 Jly 1860