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

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POSTMASTERS & POST OFFICES OF
WICHITA COUNTY, TEXAS
1879 - 1930

 

ALLENDALE (Wichita) (see also HUFF)

Benton, John B., 10 Mar 1892

Morton, John M., 28 Nov 1892

Starkey, Wm., 27 Jun 1893

Discontinued 19 Nov 1895; papers to Wichita Falls

(Re-established) Murray, Perley H., 3 Jun 1903

(Order rescinded 4 Aug 1903)

 

 

AVON (Wichita)

Williams, Moses M., 26 Aug 1879

Discontinued 8 Jun 1880

 

 

BACON (Wichita)

Evert, Fred H., 21 Sep 1910

Discontinued 15 Nov 1911; mail to Wichita Falls

 

 

BEAVER (Wichita)

Myers, Coren L., 14 Aug 1889

Walkup, John W., 3 May 1890

Cg'd to ELECTRA, 1 May 1902

 

 

BISMARK (Wichita)

West, Jas. M., 4 Nov 1892

Parker, Jas. H., 4 Sep 1893

Miller, Thos. M., 19 Oct 1894

Lacy, Jas. A., 15 Oct 1895

Discontinued 16 Sep 1899; papers to Wichita Falls

 

 

BRIDGETOWN (Wichita)

Hensarling, Jesse E., 15 Jly 1920 (Declined)

Irvin, Jas. C., 23 Nov 1920

Huddleston, Lorena, 27 Oct 1922

Long, Maggie D., 3 Jan 1923

Sawyer, Mrs. Maggie, 6 Jan 1925 (Name cg'd by marriage)

Hudson, Della, 8 Jly 1925

Lamb, Della, 7 Dec 1926 (Name cg'd by marriage)

 

 

BURKBURNETT (Wichita)

Weaver, Maggie, 18 Apr 1907

Pike, Fred E., 30 Nov 1907

Purcell, Chester A., 13 Oct 1908

Smith, Eulala, 26 Jan 1919 (Acting postmaster)

Gray, Eulala, 29 Jly 1923 (Name cg'd by marriage)

Vaught, Neeley R., 11 Feb 1924

 

 

CLARA (Wichita)

Still, Wm., 3 Jun 1886

Elam, Stephen A., 5 Sep 1889

Discontinued 12 Oct 1891; papers to Iowa Park

(Re-established) Caldwell, Walter B., 13 Jun 1892

Discontinued 28 Sep 1892; mail to Iowa Park

[Apparently re-established]

Carter, Pearl, 7 Feb 1921

Lindsey, Wm. E., 16 Sep 1921

Maxwell, Vallie, 23 Nov 1922

McLain, Mary R., 8 Jly 1924

Discontinued 15 Jun 1925; mail to Iowa Park

 

 

DAY (Wichita)

Day, Arthur B., 13 Feb 1890 (C)

Day, Wm. C., 19 Jun 1890

Herod, Jasper P., 17 Feb 1892

Discontinued 27 Jun 1894; papers to Beaver

 

 

ELECTRA (Wichita) (see also BEAVER)

Waggoner, Wm. T., 13 Jun 1893

Discontinued 21 Oct 1895; papers to Beaver

[Apparently re-established]

Walkup, John W., 1 May 1902

Turner, Mont O., 18 Nov 1904

Cooper, John D. R., 22 Oct 1906

Richardson, Arthur N., 4 Oct 1907

Riddles, Rufus W., 1 Aug 1913

Creager, Nina M., 1 Sep 1918 (Acting postmaster)

Corder, Andrew B., 18 Mar 1919

Richardson, Arthur N., 10 May 1921 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

FOWLKES (Wichita)

Ralston, Thos. F., 26 Sep 1911

Estes, Mary E., 20 Aug 1913

Hughes, Jas. R., 17 Sep 1914

Discontinued 31 Aug 1915; mail to Electra

 

 

FULLER (Wichita)

Snow, Jas. Y., 26 Apr 1893

Discontinued 28 Oct 1893; papers to Iowa Park

 

 

GILBERT (Wichita)

Hardin, John G., 6 Sep 1882

Longbine, F. W., 26 Sep 1889

Discontinued 9 May 1891; papers to Wichita Falls

(Re-established) Dodson, Jas., 10 Mar 1892

Discontinued 15 Sep 1898; papers to Wichita Falls

(Re-established) Dodson, Alley F., 4 Mar 1903

Discontinued 31 Oct 1903; papers to Thornberry

 

 

HUFF (Wichita)

Allen, Elbert J., 6 Feb 1891

Cg'd to ALLENDALE, 10 Mar 1892

 

 

IOWA PARK (Wichita)

Kolp, Andrew J., 12 Nov 1888

Ford, Susan M., 4 Sep 1889

Ashton, Geo. W., 27 Aug 1891

Gibson, W. P., 19 Mar 1894

Gibson, Wesley R., 2 Jly 1894

Bell, Abner J., 19 Dec 1896

Yanger, Wm. L., 17 Mar 1898

McCullough, Cyrus L., 20 Oct 1911 (Acting postmaster)

Davis, Calvin C., 20 May 1913

Burrows, Clifford C., 20 Apr 1927 (Acting postmaster)

 

 

JONESDALE (Wichita)

Boger, Osgood P., 13 Dec 1901

Campbell, Le__ater, 2 Mar 1903

Discontinued 30 Sep 1903; papers to Holliday

 

 

RUTHFORD (Wichita)

Brown, Telemachus M., 18 Feb 1886

Bynum, M. B., 4 Feb 1888

Dwiggins, Eliz., 18 Jun 1888

Conn?, John M., 18 Aug 1888

Discontinued 23 Jly 1889; papers to Iowa Park

 

 

THRIFT (Wichita)

Anthony, Myrtle M., 21 May 1925

Stimpson, Dona, 27 May 1930

 

 

TOKSAUA (Wichita)

Bulard, Elijah G., 24 Nov 1879

Coble, Cornelius P., 10 May 1881

Kreis, Jacob, 26 Sep 1882

Discontinued 19 Aug 1885; mail to Harrold

 

 

WICHITA FALLS (Wichita)

Convers, Chas. G., 5 Mar 1879

Jarvis, Andrew W., 13 Nov 1879

Seely, Merritt W., 13 Jly 1880

Shurtliff, A. C., 20 Mar 1882

Williams, John A., 26 Apr 1882

Acres, A. D., 22 Jan 1885

Giddings, Geo. A., 5 Dec 1885

Hickey, Benj. F., 25 Jun 1889

Frieze, W. E., 13 Feb 1894

Canfield, Henry T., 31 Mar 1898

Bacon, Otis T., 28 Sep 1907

Howard, Ed., 5 Jan 1916

Maricle, Oliver P., 26 May 1924