Chickasaw Nation, Indian Territory
1837-1907

 

Post Offices

Post Office First Postmaster Date of Appt.
Burt Lynch B. Cochran March 1, 1890
(Discontinued April 12, 1900, effective April 30, 1900)
(Papers to Bailey)
Brownsville George W. Crump March 28, 1890
(Discontinued May 26, 1902, effective June 4, 1902)
(Papers to Isom Springs)
McGee William G. Mood April 15, 1891
(Discontinued March 6, 1907, effective March 30, 1907)
(Mail to Byars)
Holder Richard Blackburn June 15, 1891
(Discontinued March 16, 1907, effective March 30, 1907)
(Mail to Enville)
Ryan John W. Roberts October 31, 1893
Hird Lewelen C. Lane January 4, 1894
(Discontinued September 10, 1902, effective September 30, 1902)
(Papers to Ada)
(Re-established January 21, 1904)
(Order rescinded July 8, 1904)
Bob Benjamin F. Michael January 23, 1894
(Name changed to Boman December 30, 1907)
Newton William I. Cleveland April 17, 1894
(Name changed to Francis June 5, 1902)
Jeffs Jefferson D. Perry June 28, 1894
(Discontinued October 6, 1899, effective October 14, 1899)
(Papers to Stonewall)
(Re-established October 25, 1900)
(Now in Choctaw Nation)
Pickens John M. Buckholts February 7, 1895
(Discontinued November 22, 1899)
(Papers to Lebanon)
Sylvan William Scrivner May 18, 1895

 

Post Office First Postmaster Date of Appt.
(Discontinued December 15, 1904, effective January 14, 1905)
(Mail to Wyatt)
Moneka James D. Looper May 31, 1895
(Discontinued April 5, 1898)
(Papers to Addington)
Orinne James W. Burrows June 13, 1895
(Name changed to Greenville, December 4, 1902)
Monk Daniel B. Tipps February 25, 1896
(Discontinued November 29, 1905, effective December 31, 1905)
(Mail to Tatums)
Opie Martha E. Perry March 4, 1896
(Discontinued November 5, 1901, effective November 30, 1901)
(Papers to Ryan)
Greenwood Samuel C. Youngblood April 17, 1896
(Discontinued July 8, 1898)
(Papers to Baum)
Alhambra William W. Canady May 5, 1896
(Discontinued May 7, 1904, effective May 31, 1904)
(Papers to Mill Creek)
Price
(Discontinued May 15, 1896)
(Papers to Dougherty)
Grantham Robert L. Grantham August 19, 1896
(Discontinued November 12, 1903, effective November 30, 1903)
(Papers to Madill)
Vaughn Abraham M. Leonard December 21, 1896
(Name changed to Scullin, March 25, 1901)
Oakman Silas A. Heflin December 24, 1896
Robbersroost Henry Leech February 26, 1897
Redlake
(Discontinued April 16, 1897)
(Papars to Yarnaby)
Doyle John H. Davis June 29, 1897
Connerville George B. Conner August 6, 1897
Sandy
(Name changed to Walker September 14, 1897)
Walker Eli W. Barnett Sept. 14, 1897
(Late Sandy)
(Discontinued January 13, 1906, effective January 16, 1906)
(Mail to Kiser)
(Re-established March 31, 1906)
Troy Robert C. Akers Sept. 14, 1897
Paucaunla William W. Perkins Sept. 23, 1897
Midland William A. Balmain Sept. 25, 1897
Lark
(Discontinued November 15, 1897)
(Papers to Brownsville)
Weaverton James E. Weaver April 4, 1898
Teller Ashbery H. Scrimshire May 17, 1898
Raysville
(Discontinued May 26, 1898)

 

Post Office First Postmaster Date of Appointment
(Papers to McMillan)
Ireton James H. Brown June 1, 1898
Finch David F. Blasingame June 16, 1898
(Name changed to Platter April 11, 1901)
Knox James M. Golden June 24, 1898
(Discontinued December 16, 1901, effective December 31, 1901)
(Papers to Ada)
Fitzhugh Columbus W. Paul June 24, 1898
Jesse Charles T. Aston July 13, 1893
Oswalt John B. Cathey July 13, 1898
(Discontinued July 13, 1901, effective July 31, 1901)
(Papers to Simon)
(Re-established June 20, 1902)
Okra William G. Rogers July 26, 1898
Yuba William H. Hall Sept. 14, 1898
Tyler William M. Boatright January 31, 1899
Victor
(Discontinued April 4, 1899)
(Papers to York)
Bee William R. Tobey April 5, 1899
Lester Thomas J. Bell Sept. 15, 1899
Story Sargent P. Howard October 11, 1899
Milo Lenard M. Chandler October 28, 1899
Ingram Theodocia L. Ingram December 9, 1899
Ellen William H. Nichols January 18, 1900
(Name changed to Milburn August 17 , 1901)
Chigley Joseph W. Fry January 24, 1900
Gilsonite James S. Davis March 31, 1900
Harrisburg John E. Horton April 2, 1900
Cuba M. E. Haney April 12, 1900
(Never in operation)
(Discontinued September 5, 1900)
Darthie Henry T. Cope April 12, 1900
(Name changed to Cope February 4, 1902)
Chism James W. Hailey June 29, 1900
Womack John C. Womack August 6, 1900
Keltner
(Discontinued September 1, 1900, effective September 15, 1900)
(Papers to Leon)
Linwood
(Discontinued October 6, 1900, effective October 15, 1900)
(Papers to Sugden)
(Re-established February 6, 1902)
(Discontinued November 23, 1906, effective January 2, 1907)
(Mail to Waurika, Oklahoma)
Washita
(Discontinued October 17, 1900, effective October 31, 1900)
(Papers to Davis)
Jimtown
(Discontinued November 16, 1900, effective November 30, 1900)

 

Post Office First Postmaster Date of Appointment
Platter George O. Reves April 11, 1901
(Late Finch)
Drake William A. Lynn April 22, 1901
Klondike Green I. Whitaker April 23, 1901
(Discontinued June 26, 1907, effective July 15, 1907)
(Mail to Pauls Valley)
Shay Charles L. Norman April 23, 1901
Madill Richard H. Everett April 29, 1901
Sneed William Keller May 29, 1901
Amos John F. Laird May 31, 1901
(Discontinued August 14, 1907, effective September 14, 1907)
(Mail to Isom Springs)
Truax John W. Lewis June 1, 1901
(Discontinued January 18, 1908, effective February 15, 1908)
(Mail to Tishomingo)
(Rescinded January 29, 1908)
Re-established March 4, 1908)
(Discontinued May 4, 1908, effective May 31, 1908)
(Mail to Tishomingo)
Kiser Jasper A. DeGarmo June 26, 1901
(Discontinued December 12, 1907, effective December 31, 1907)
Mail to Wynnewood)
Blackrock William H. Duncan June 27, 1901
Adams Harrison P. Tunstall August 2, 1901
Milburn William H. Nichols August 17, 1901
(Late Ellen)
Hogan Isaac W. Dunning August 28, 1901
Randolph Thomas Code September 5, 1901
(Discontinued February 5, 1906, effective February 28, 1906)
(Mail to Teller)
(Re-established March 26, 1906)
Postoak James Roberts Sept. 13, 1901
Cope Henry T. Cope February 4, 1902
(Late Darthie)
(Discontinued February 13, 1906, effective March 15, 1906)
(Mail to Viola)
(Order rescinded March 16, 1906)
(Re-established March 19, 1906)
Isom Springs Joseph A. Adams February 6, 1902
Fillmore William F. Morris February 10, 1902
(Discontinued January 9, 1903, effective January 31, 1903)
(Papers to Wiley)
(Re-established February 9, 1903)

 

Post Office First Postmaster Date of Appointment
Parks John H. Acree March 28, 1902
Lindsay Robert A. Diggs March 28, 1902
Means Eliza B. Means May 17, 1902
(Discontinued December 22, 1902, effective December 31, 1902)
(Papers to Ada)
Francis William T. Meadors June 5, 1902
(Late Newton)
Oswalt
(Re-established June 20, 1902)
Tuttle Anderson J. Davison August 14, 1902
Rubottom William A. Gatlin August 29, 1902
Beef Creek
(Name changed to Maysville September 19, 1902)
Curtice John H. Reeder Sept. 19, 1902
(Order rescinded March 14, 1903)
Maysville
(Re-established September 19, 1902)
Bartley Robert E. Roller Sept. 26, 1902
(Discontinued May 26, 1903, effective June 15, 1903)
(Papers to Kiser)
Coulson Charles P. Coulson Sept. 30, 1902
Greenville Irvine P. Green December 4, 1902
(Late Orinne)
Pocasset Isaac D. Hilton December 13, 1902
Lonelm Levi J. Shook February 25, 1903
Civet Mary E. Parsons February 25, 1903
Bowles John F. Bowles February 25, 1903
Abner John D. Roberts February 25, 1903
(Discontinued March 5, 1907, effective March 30, 1907)
(Mail to Oswalt)
Mina Alfred P. Hall March 9, 1903
(Discontinued January 11, 1904, effective January 30, 1904)
(Papers to Yuba)
Coatsworth Cordia S. Walden April 1, 1903
(Discontinued December 14, 1906, effective January 2, 1907)
(Mail to Springbrook)
Byars Edwin E. Robinson April 9, 1903
Myers Percy E. Ayers April 16, 1903
(Order rescinded July 10, 1903)
Aylesworth Guy M. Granbury June 16, 1903
Claypool John M. Claypool July 28, 1903
Malvern Holbert Hardiman November 3, 1903
(Discontinued November 29, 1905, effective December 31, 1905)
(Mail to Purcell)
Amber Robert W. T. Browning November 5, 1903
Gunton Hugh B. Brown November 16, 1903
(Name changed to Simpson, March 23, 1904)
Deese Robert N. Deese January 21, 1904
Royal Alford B. Hughes March 8, 1904
Simpson Hugh B. Brown March 23, 1904
(Late Gunton)

 

Post Office First Postmaster Date of Appointment
Ahlora James A. McCord March 23, 1904
Washington John R. Kerr May 10, 1904
Arbuckle
(Discontinued December 19, 1905, effective January 15, 1906)
(Mail to Davis)
Ahlora James A. McCord May 11, 1904
(Name changed to Ahloso November 7, 1904)
Crusher George D. Lantis May 11, 1904
Barwick William R. Jeffries May 23, 1904
Enville John A. L. Hughes June 16, 1904
Keirsey Hortie V. Buckley June 16, 1904
Aqnone John M. Tuck July 15, 1904
Egypt Newton C. Waggoner Sept. 17, 1904
Dot James R. Jones October 8, 1904
(Discontinued March 22, 1905, effective April 15, 1905)
(Mail to Dolberg)
Ahloso James A. McCord November 7, 1904
(Late Ahlora)
Payne Jeff D. Payne December 15, 1904
Sylvan
(Re-established January 8, 1904)
(Discontinued January 31, 1905, effective February 28, 1905)
(Mail to Wyatt)
Waldon
(Discontinued January 18, 1905, effective February 15, 1905)
(Mail to Tuttle)
Kinlock Zack William February 7, 1905
Townsley James M. Townsley February 7, 1905
(Discontinued January 3, 1907, effective January 31, 1907)
(Mail to Cope)
Mulkey John C. Mulkey February 24, 1905
McCarty Emory O. Hickman April 15, 1905
Asphaltum Ephraim O. Sloan April 26, 1905
Tiff James P. Satterfield July 3, 1905
(Discontinued September 4, 1906, effective September 29, 1906)
(Mail to Deese)
Lucile George H. Bartlett July 8, 1905
Legate James L. Davidson Sept. 25, 1905
Jimtown
(Re-established September 30, 1905 ? )
Jaunita Daniel Cummings October 20, 1905
(Name changed to Zenobia April 27, 1906)
Delia Mollie E. Miller January 13, 1906
(Discontinued August 16, 1906, effective September 15, 1906)
(Mail to Ada)
Curty Birdie G. Wilkerson April 5, 1906
Zenobia Daniel Cummings April 27, 1906
(Late Jaunita)
(Name changed to Bromide June 8, 1907)
Bolite Edward L. Reed May 11, 1906
(Mail changed to Lawrence June 27, 1907)

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Post Office First Postmaster Date of Appointment
Randolph Arthur H. Allison May 26, 1906
Wyatt
(Discontinued May 28, 1906, effective June 30, 1906)
(Mail to Baum)
Stoner Charles H. Stoner June 13, 1906
Frisco Benjamin F. Abernathy June 13, 1906
Viola
(Name changed to Springbrook, July 17, 1906)
Springbrook Benjamin A. Sanders July 17, 1906
(Late Viola)
Theoda Richard Sparks October 15, 1906
Wilson
(Discontinued February 4, 1907, effective February 28, 1907)
(Mail to Legate)
(Re-established May 16, 1907)
(Discontinued July 18, 1907, effective August 15, 1907)
(Mail to Legate)
Elk
(Name changed to Pooleville July 20, 1907)

 

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