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List of Postmasters
FirstLastServiceStateCountyPlaceNotesSrc
Hollis E. 1861NHHillsborough CoAmherst
Sidney 1837ILCook CoChicago
William 1824GAPutnam CoEatonton
Levi 1804GAChatham CoSavannah
Julius M. 1849NYTompkins CoIthaca
Ansell 1840KYWhitley CoWilliamsburg
Bessie L. 1937NCBeaufort CoBlounts Creek
Edward 1869NCHyde CoFairfield
George 1796PAAllegheny CoPittsburgh
Hamilton M. 1889WVCabell CoHuntington
James Q. 1834MIMonroe CoMonroe
John C. 1875NYOrange CoNewburgh
Sidnie E. 1883NCBeaufort CoBath
Thomas E. 1872OHHancock CoFindlay
Wirt 1885MSHinds CoJackson
John 1833MDMontgomery CoRockville
John, Jr. 1817MDMontgomery CoRockville& 32
John 1802CTFairfield CoGreenwich
Elijah F. 1856KYWhitley CoWilliamsburg
James M. 1866KYWhitley CoWilliamsburg
Jerry D. 1885KYWhitley CoWilliamsburg
Patrick H. 1861NYOnondaga CoSyracuse
Park 1890VAAlexandria
Jacob E. 1866OHCrawford CoNew Washington
Daniel B. 1880DCWashington
Richard 1842MABarnstable CoBarnstable
Moses 1863INPutnam CoClovedale
Solomon 1855INPutnam CoClovedale
F. G. 1874INPutnam CoBrick Chapel
A. J. 1893INPutnam CoManhattan
Alonzo 1866NYRensselaer CoTroy
Dewitt C. 1882NYSteuben CoBath
Ichabod 1857MAPlymouth CoDuxbury
Judah 1800MAPlymouth CoDuxbury
Timothy P. 1853NYTioga CoNichols& 66
Truman H. 1911ALJefferson CoBirmingham
Charles M. 1868DCWashington
Elijah E. 1849SCPickens CoPickens
Ezekiel 1815LAEast Baton Rouge ParishBaton Rouge
Hugh 1821LAEast Baton Rouge ParishBaton Rouge& 29
Jesse D. 1859INPutnam CoPortland Mills
John P. 1875TXTarrant CoFort Worth
John S. 1889INPutnam CoPortland Mills& 98
Mary 1893WVHardy CoMoorefield
Pleasant 1836SCPickens CoPickens
Abner M. 1889VACulpeper CoCulpeper
Edgar, Jr. 1909VARichmond City
Almon 1824PATioga CoMansfield
Charles W. 1942PABedford CoBedford
Clarence T. 1921NCBeaufort CoAurora
George 1853MAHampshire CoHadley
George P. 1853-1861CTLitchfield CoWoodbury
Henry P. 1853NCBeaufort CoWashington& 60, 61
Jackson 1840OHLogan CoBellefontaine
James W. 1890NJBurlington CoBordentown
Jason 1820VTWindsor CoNorwich
Martin B. 1900PAWayne CoHonesdale
Thomas H. 1873-1877INVermillion CoClinton
Thomas M. 1869NCHyde CoFairfield
Willliam P. 1853MAPlymouth CoScituate
Pruden 1833NJEssex CoNewark
Gordon 1827VAFairfax CoFairfax
James G. 1837VAFairfax CoFairfax
Robert 1841VAFairfax CoFairfax
Samuel E. 1877OHLogan CoBellefontaine
Albert J. 1885MDMontgomery CoRockville& 93
Galen 1844MAHampden CoSpringfield
Robert 1870VTBennington CoManchester Center
Joel 1853PALackawanna CoScranton
Charles H. 1852KYHarrison CoCynthiana& 54
David G. 1934GAClarke CoAthens
Fannie B. 1933NCMartin CoWilliamston
George H. 1877PAAllegheny CoPittsburgh
James B. 1931PAAllegheny CoPittsburgh
John 1792PABedford CoBedford
Robert B. 1853PAAllegheny CoPittsburgh
Samuel 1820-1823PAPerry CoLandisburg
Samuel R. 1853TNDavidson CoNashville
Thomas 1800NCBeaufort CoBath
Charles T. 1892NYSeneca CoSeneca Falls
Clarence N. 1898PANorthampton CoEaston
Frederick N. 1859CTTolland CoStafford
Eli Hoyt 1934-1954NCMartin CoJamesvilleOffline
Daniel 1811VAClarke CoBerryville
William 1824NYHerkimer CoHerkimer
George W. 1894NYTompkins CoIthaca
Samuel 1841MEKennebec CoWaterville& 49
Reuben 1841MABarnstable CoWellfleet
Reuben, Jr. 1829MABarnstable CoWellfleet
Chauncey E. 1899NYAlbany CoAlbany
James M. De 1885IAScott CoDavenport
Robert B. 1893TNShelby CoMemphis
Frederick C. 1842GAFulton CoAtlanta
Joseph M. 1926MDAnne Arundel CoAnnapolis
Robert 1829TNDavidson CoNashville
Benjamin F. 1849PANorthampton CoEaston
John W. 1882GAMuscogee CoColumbus
Richard J. 1885WVKanawha CoCharleston
Turner W. 1853VAAlexandria
William A. 1894VACulpeper CoCulpeper

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19PostmastersAL, Jefferson Co, Birmingham
23PostmastersAL, Mobile Co, Mobile
19PostmastersAL, Montgomery Co, Montgomery
20PostmastersCT, Fairfield Co, Fairfield
19PostmastersCT, Fairfield Co, Greenwich
28PostmastersCT, Hartford Co, Hartford
14PostmastersCT, Litchfield Co, Woodbury
12PostmastersCT, Middlesex Co, Middletown
10PostmastersCT, Middlesex Co, Portland
26PostmastersCT, New Haven Co, Guilford
18PostmastersCT, New Haven Co, New Haven
7PostmastersCT, New London Co, Norwich
30PostmastersCT, Tolland Co, Stafford
33PostmastersDC, Washington
34PostmastersGA, Chatham Co, Savannah
27PostmastersGA, Clarke Co, Athens
23PostmastersGA, Fulton Co, Atlanta
19PostmastersGA, Muscogee Co, Columbus
25PostmastersGA, Putnam Co, Eatonton
29PostmastersGA, Richmond Co, Augusta
27PostmastersIA, Johnson Co, Iowa City
22PostmastersIA, Polk Co, Des Moines
19PostmastersIA, Scott Co, Davenport
28PostmastersIL, Cook Co, Chicago
11PostmastersIL, McHenry Co, Woodstock
21PostmastersIN, Hendricks Co, Danville
24PostmastersIN, Lawrence Co, Bedford
19PostmastersIN, Monroe Co, Bloomington
21PostmastersIN, Putnam Co, Bainbridge
11PostmastersIN, Putnam Co, Belle Union
14PostmastersIN, Putnam Co, Brick Chapel
11PostmastersIN, Putnam Co, Brunerstown
22PostmastersIN, Putnam Co, Carpentersville
12PostmastersIN, Putnam Co, Clinton Falls
21PostmastersIN, Putnam Co, Clovedale
18PostmastersIN, Putnam Co, Fillmore
15PostmastersIN, Putnam Co, Fincastle
14PostmastersIN, Putnam Co, Groveland
9PostmastersIN, Putnam Co, Hamrick
18PostmastersIN, Putnam Co, Manhattan
16PostmastersIN, Putnam Co, Morton
22PostmastersIN, Putnam Co, Mt Meridian
15PostmastersIN, Putnam Co, New Maysville
11PostmastersIN, Putnam Co, Oakalla
19PostmastersIN, Putnam Co, Portland Mills
24PostmastersIN, Putnam Co, Putnamville
21PostmastersIN, Putnam Co, Reelsville
8PostmastersIN, Putnam Co, Roachdale
13PostmastersIN, Putnam Co, Russellville
12PostmastersIN, Vermillion Co, Clinton
22PostmastersKY, Harrison Co, Cynthiana
13PostmastersKY, Pike Co, Pikeville
43PostmastersKY, Whitley Co, Williamsburg
30PostmastersLA, Caddo Parish, Shreveport
36PostmastersLA, East Baton Rouge Parish, Baton Rouge
43PostmastersLA, Orleans Parish, New Orleans
40PostmastersLA, Rapides Parish, Alexandria
15PostmastersMA, Barnstable Co, Barnstable
13PostmastersMA, Barnstable Co, Sandwich
9PostmastersMA, Barnstable Co, Truro
9PostmastersMA, Barnstable Co, Wellfleet
19PostmastersMA, Berkshire Co, Lenox
19PostmastersMA, Essex Co, Gloucester
22PostmastersMA, Hampden Co, Springfield
21PostmastersMA, Hampshire Co, Hadley
25PostmastersMA, Plymouth Co, Duxbury
20PostmastersMA, Plymouth Co, Plymouth
21PostmastersMA, Plymouth Co, Scituate
15PostmastersMA, Worcester Co, Athol
19PostmastersMA, Worcester Co, Lancaster
15PostmastersMD, Allegany Co, Cumberland
28PostmastersMD, Anne Arundel Co, Annapolis
39PostmastersMD, Montgomery Co, Rockville
29PostmastersMD, Prince Georges Co, Upper Marlboro
14PostmastersMD, Washington Co, Hagerstown
14PostmastersME, Kennebec Co, Hallowell
12PostmastersME, Kennebec Co, Waterville
16PostmastersMI, Monroe Co, Monroe
34PostmastersMS, Hinds Co, Jackson
13PostmastersNC, Beaufort Co, Aurora
36PostmastersNC, Beaufort Co, Bath
26PostmastersNC, Beaufort Co, Blounts Creek
11PostmastersNC, Beaufort Co, Chocowinity
22PostmastersNC, Beaufort Co, Leechville
19PostmastersNC, Beaufort Co, Pantego
10PostmastersNC, Beaufort Co, Pungo Creek
12PostmastersNC, Beaufort Co, South Creek
28PostmastersNC, Beaufort Co, Washington
11PostmastersNC, Beaufort Co, Yeatesville
34PostmastersNC, Bertie Co, Windsor
23PostmastersNC, Chowan Co, Edenton
28PostmastersNC, Craven Co, New Bern
21PostmastersNC, Hyde Co, Fairfield
6PostmastersNC, Martin Co, Dardens
9PostmastersNC, Martin Co, Gardners Bridge
20PostmastersNC, Martin Co, Jamesville
26PostmastersNC, Martin Co, Williamston
30PostmastersNC, Pasquotank Co, Elizabeth City
15PostmastersNH, Cheshire Co, Richmond
18PostmastersNH, Hillsborough Co, Amherst
8PostmastersNH, Hillsborough Co, Brookline
12PostmastersNH, Hillsborough Co, Greenfield
7PostmastersNH, Hillsborough Co, Greenville
13PostmastersNH, Hillsborough Co, Hollis
9PostmastersNH, Hillsborough Co, Hudson
12PostmastersNH, Rockingham Co, Derry
14PostmastersNH, Rockingham Co, Epping
8PostmastersNH, Rockingham Co, North Londonderry
5PostmastersNH, Strafford Co, East Rochester
5PostmastersNH, Strafford Co, Gonic
17PostmastersNH, Strafford Co, Rochester
21PostmastersNJ, Burlington Co, Bordentown
27PostmastersNJ, Essex Co, Newark
14PostmastersNJ, Hunterdon Co, Flemington
32PostmastersNY, Albany Co, Albany
23PostmastersNY, Chemung Co, Elmira
23PostmastersNY, Chemung Co, Horseheads
27PostmastersNY, Chenango Co, Norwich
22PostmastersNY, Columbia Co, Chatham
23PostmastersNY, Columbia Co, Kinderhook
30PostmastersNY, Erie Co, Buffalo
11PostmastersNY, Fulton Co, Broadalbin
14PostmastersNY, Hamilton Co, Indian Lake
26PostmastersNY, Herkimer Co, Herkimer
21PostmastersNY, Niagara Co, Niagara Falls
21PostmastersNY, Onondaga Co, Syracuse
16PostmastersNY, Orange Co, Goshen
24PostmastersNY, Orange Co, Newburgh
29PostmastersNY, Rensselaer Co, Troy
19PostmastersNY, Seneca Co, Seneca Falls
28PostmastersNY, Steuben Co, Bath
9PostmastersNY, Suffolk Co, Babylon
12PostmastersNY, Suffolk Co, East Hampton
19PostmastersNY, Suffolk Co, Sag Harbor
18PostmastersNY, Tioga Co, Nichols
28PostmastersNY, Tompkins Co, Ithaca
25PostmastersNY, Ulster Co, Ellenville
14PostmastersOH, Athens Co, Nelsonville
7PostmastersOH, Crawford Co, Biddle
11PostmastersOH, Crawford Co, New Washington
13PostmastersOH, Crawford Co, Osceola
15PostmastersOH, Fayette Co, Jeffersonville
28PostmastersOH, Hamilton Co, Cincinnati
15PostmastersOH, Hancock Co, Findlay
26PostmastersOH, Logan Co, Bellefontaine
13PostmastersOH, Lorain Co, Ridgeville
21PostmastersOH, Montgomery Co, Dayton
19PostmastersOH, Muskingum Co, Putnam
7PostmastersOH, Muskingum Co, West Zanesville
20PostmastersOH, Muskingum Co, Zanesville
16PostmastersOH, Shelby Co, Sidney
14PostmastersPA, Adams Co, Fairfield
16PostmastersPA, Adams Co, Gettysburg
32PostmastersPA, Allegheny Co, Pittsburgh
12PostmastersPA, Beaver Co, Beaver Falls
31PostmastersPA, Bedford Co, Bedford
25PostmastersPA, Berks Co, Reading
24PostmastersPA, Erie Co, Erie
26PostmastersPA, Lehigh Co, Allentown
34PostmastersPA, Luzerne Co, Wilkes-Barre
27PostmastersPA, Northampton Co, Easton
25PostmastersPA, Northumberland Co, Milton
14PostmastersPA, Northumberland Co, Northumberland
17PostmastersPA, Northumberland Co, Sunbury
20PostmastersPA, Perry Co, Landisburg
10PostmastersPA, Perry Co, Liverpool
14PostmastersPA, Perry Co, New Bloomfield
42PostmastersPA, Philadelphia Co, Philadelphia
23PostmastersPA, Tioga Co, Mansfield
24PostmastersPA, Wayne Co, Honesdale
15PostmastersPA, York Co, York
23PostmastersSC, Oconee Co
20PostmastersSC, Pickens Co, Pickens
21PostmastersSC, Richland Co, Columbia
27PostmastersTN, Davidson Co, Nashville
25PostmastersTN, Knox Co, Knoxville
27PostmastersTN, Rutherford Co, Murfreesboro
22PostmastersTN, Shelby Co, Memphis
22PostmastersTX, Harris Co, Houston
24PostmastersTX, Tarrant Co, Fort Worth
23PostmastersTX, Travis Co, Austin
26PostmastersVA, Alexandria
26PostmastersVA, Clarke Co, Berryville
21PostmastersVA, Culpeper Co, Culpeper
30PostmastersVA, Fairfax Co, Fairfax
21PostmastersVA, Fauquier Co, Warrenton
13PostmastersVA, Pulaski Co, Pulaski
26PostmastersVA, Richmond City
28PostmastersVA, Winchester
19PostmastersVT, Bennington Co, Bennington
11PostmastersVT, Bennington Co, Manchester Center
21PostmastersVT, Rutland Co, Rutland
11PostmastersVT, Rutland Co, Sutherland Falls
11PostmastersVT, Rutland Co, West Rutland
18PostmastersVT, Washington Co, Middlesex
14PostmastersVT, Washington Co, Montpelier
16PostmastersVT, Windsor Co, Norwich
16PostmastersWV, Cabell Co, Huntington
20PostmastersWV, Hardy Co, Moorefield
30PostmastersWV, Kanawha Co, Charleston
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22 Feb 2019Congregational Year Book 1918128
21 Feb 2019San Francisco Theological Seminary Alumni181
20 Feb 2019Congregational Year Book 1919122
20 Feb 2019Congregational Year Book 1920197
19 Feb 2019Congregational Year Book 1921222
14 Feb 2019Episcopal Almanac 1871120
14 Feb 2019Episcopal Almanacs 1875-1879, 1886797
13 Feb 2019Congregational Year Book 1922254
12 Feb 2019Congregational Nebraska1,085
06 Feb 2019New Brunswick Theological Seminary 1784-19111,431
03 Feb 2019NFL Rosters2,925
01 Feb 2019Colgate University General Catalog 19195,859
31 Jan 2019Congregational Year Book 1923223
30 Jan 2019Colonial Churches & Clergy of the Middle & Southern Colonies3,792
30 Jan 2019Colonial Clergy & Churches of New England475
25 Jan 2019History of Baptists in Vermont376
25 Jan 2019added separate 'What's New' page
24 Jan 2019History of the Shaftsbury Association751
23 Jan 2019History of the Presbytery of Philadelphia96
23 Jan 2019History of the Red Stone Presbytery77
22 Jan 2019History of the Rochester Presbytery277
22 Jan 2019History of the Marion Presbytery413
18 Jan 2019Congregational Year Book 1925286
18 Jan 2019Congregational Year Book 1924251
16 Jan 2019Congregational Year Book 1926273
16 Jan 2019Congregational Year Book 1927262
15 Jan 2019Congregational Year Book 1929264
15 Jan 2019Congregational Year Book 1928298
14 Jan 2019Congregational Year Book 1930383
14 Jan 2019Congregational Year Book 1931275
11 Jan 2019Presbyterian Church in Iowa 1837-19001,214
10 Jan 2019History of East PA United Brethren472
10 Jan 2019Ellicott City, Westwood Methodist Church61
07 Jan 2019Susquehanna Methodist Conference Archives6,379
02 Jan 2019Episcopal Diocese of Maine, 1820-187085
25 Dec 2018Western PA Methodist Conference Pastoral Records19,891
19 Dec 2018Marietta College Catalog, 1835-1901109
14 Dec 2018Congregational Year Book 190093
13 Dec 2018Congregational Year Book 189870
13 Dec 2018Congregational Year Book 1899103
12 Dec 2018Congregational Year Book 1897110
07 Dec 2018Delta Upsilon Catalog 19031,788
04 Dec 2018Bates College General Catalog 1863-19151,067
03 Dec 2018History of Methodism in Maine 1793-18864,296
30 Nov 2018Bangor Theological Seminary, 1816-19011,277
29 Nov 2018Contributions to the Ecclesiastical History of Connecticut1,176
28 Nov 2018Episcopal Church, CT Diocese, Journal 1905127
28 Nov 2018General Theological Seminary Catalog, 1822-1899589
27 Nov 2018Kappa Alpha fraternity, 1825-1892143
26 Nov 2018Congregational Work of Minnesota2,456
25 Nov 2018Native Ministry of New Hampshire3,872
23 Nov 2018Theological Institute of CT Catalogue 1836-1881557
20 Nov 2018Yale Divinity, Eighth Catalogue 1822-19223,858
19 Nov 2018Amherst College Alumni728
18 Nov 2018U.S. Grant University Alumni267
17 Nov 2018Syracuse Graduate School Alumni80
15 Nov 2018Syracuse Alumni Records 1872-19103,392
14 Nov 2018Genesee College Alumni Catalog 1852-1870428
12 Nov 2018History of Peoria County59
11 Nov 2018History of Wayne and Clay Counties231