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List of Postmasters
FirstLastServiceStateCountyPlaceNotesSrc
Hollis E. 1861NHHillsborough CoAmherst
James 1808-1927MIWayne CoDetroit
Sidney 1837ILCook CoChicago
William 1824GAPutnam CoEatonton
Levi 1804GAChatham CoSavannah
Ephraim Leister 1860PAMontgomery CoNorristown
Julius M. 1849NYTompkins CoIthaca
Ansell 1840KYWhitley CoWilliamsburg
Bessie L. 1937NCBeaufort CoBlounts Creek
Edward 1869NCHyde CoFairfield
Elbert S. 1910CTFairfield CoNorwalk
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
James William 1945NYDutchess CoFishkill
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
Isaac T. 1919PAChester CoCoatesville
Alonzo 1866NYRensselaer CoTroy
Dewitt C. 1882NYSteuben CoBath
Ichabod 1857MAPlymouth CoDuxbury
Judah 1800MAPlymouth CoDuxbury
Timothy P. 1853NYTioga CoNichols& 66
Cyrus 1867-1871MNHennepin CoMinneapolis
Truman H. 1911ALJefferson CoBirmingham
Charles M. 1868DCWashington
Elijah E. 1849SCPickens CoPickens
Ezekiel 1815LAEast Baton Rouge ParishBaton Rouge
Hugh 1821LAEast Baton Rouge ParishBaton Rouge& 29
James Rufus 1914OHMuskingum CoZanesville
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
Augustus F. 1911NYChautauqua CoJamestown
Caleb J. 1838CTNew London CoNew London
Charles W. 1942PABedford CoBedford
Clarence T. 1921NCBeaufort CoAurora
Dollie 1902GASchley CoEllaville
Gabriel 1813RIProvidence CoProvidence
George 1853MAHampshire CoHadley
George P. 1853-1861CTLitchfield CoWoodbury
Henry Crosby 1926-1935NJPassaic CoPaterson
Henry P. 1853NCBeaufort CoWashington& 60, 61
Jackson 1840OHLogan CoBellefontaine
James W. 1890NJBurlington CoBordentown
Jason 1820VTWindsor CoNorwich
John William 1870-1875OHCuyahoga CoCleveland
Judson 1830-1839NYBroome CoHarpursville
Martin B. 1900PAWayne CoHonesdale
Nathaniel 1811NYMonroe CoHoneoye Falls
Thomas H. 1873-1877INVermillion CoClinton
Thomas M. 1869NCHyde CoFairfield
William P. 1853MAPlymouth CoScituate
Nathan J. 1890CTNew London CoNew London
Pruden 1833NJEssex CoNewark
Gordon 1827VAFairfax CoFairfax
James G. 1837VAFairfax CoFairfax
Robert 1841VAFairfax CoFairfax
Samuel E. 1877OHLogan CoBellefontaine
Seth B. 1868NYSullivan CoMonticello
Albert J. 1885MDMontgomery CoRockville& 93
Augustus P. 1922NYOrange CoPort Jervis
Galen 1844MAHampden CoSpringfield
Robert 1870VTBennington CoManchester Center
Joel 1853PALackawanna CoScranton
Albert Raney 1861IAPage CoClarinda
Charles H. 1852KYHarrison CoCynthiana& 54
David G. 1934GAClarke CoAthens
Fannie B. 1933NCMartin CoWilliamston
George H. 1877PAAllegheny CoPittsburgh
James B. 1931PAAllegheny CoPittsburgh
Jerome S., Jr 1929CTNew London CoStonington
John 1792PABedford CoBedford
Robert B. 1853PAAllegheny CoPittsburgh
Samuel 1820-1823PAPerry CoLandisburg
Samuel R. 1853TNDavidson CoNashville
Thomas 1800NCBeaufort CoBath
Thomas D. 1812PADelaware CoChester

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1PostmastersAL, Dallas Co, Selma
19PostmastersAL, Jefferson Co, Birmingham
1PostmastersAL, Talladega Co, Talladega
3PostmastersAL, Tuscaloosa Co, Tuscaloosa
25PostmastersCA, Los Angeles Co, Los Angeles
1PostmastersCO, Weld Co, Dover
22PostmastersCT, Fairfield Co, Norwalk
13PostmastersCT, Hartford Co, Farmington
16PostmastersCT, Hartford Co, Wethersfield
19PostmastersCT, New Haven Co, Wallingford
26PostmastersCT, New London Co, New London
19PostmastersCT, New London Co, Stonington
19PostmastersCT, Tolland Co, Hebron
1PostmastersFL, Hillsborough Co, Tampa
1PostmastersGA, Bibb Co, Macon
35PostmastersGA, Chatham Co, Savannah
1PostmastersGA, Schley Co, Ellaville
1PostmastersIA, Poweshiek Co, Grinnell
1PostmastersIL, Montgomery Co, Litchfield
1PostmastersIL, Pike Co, Atlas
1PostmastersIL, Pike Co, New Salem
1PostmastersIN, Porter Co, Valparaiso
1PostmastersIN, Spencer Co, Rockport
1PostmastersKS, Shawnee Co, Tecumseh
1PostmastersKY, Clark Co, Winchester
1PostmastersKY, Jefferson Co, Louisville
1PostmastersKY, Scott Co, Georgetown
16PostmastersMA, Barnstable Co, Eastham
1PostmastersMA, Berkshire Co, North Adams
1PostmastersMA, Berkshire Co, Pittsfield
1PostmastersMA, Bristol Co, Mansfield
8PostmastersMA, Bristol Co, Rehoboth
21PostmastersMA, Essex Co, Ipswich
9PostmastersMA, Plymouth Co, Bridgewater
17PostmastersMA, Plymouth Co, Hingham
4PostmastersMA, Suffolk Co, Boston
1PostmastersMD, Baltimore City
25PostmastersMD, Frederick Co, Frederick
26PostmastersMD, Montgomery Co, Brookeville
15PostmastersMD, Montgomery Co, Darnestown
1PostmastersME, Lincoln Co, Round Pond
2PostmastersME, Penobscot Co, Bangor
1PostmastersME, Penobscot Co, Orono
1PostmastersME, Penobscot Co, Patten
1PostmastersME, Penobscot Co, West Enfield
1PostmastersME, Sagadahoc Co, Bath
1PostmastersME, Washington Co, Danforth
1PostmastersME, Washington Co, Harrington
1PostmastersMI, Berrien Co, Benton Harbor
1PostmastersMI, Berrien Co, Niles
1PostmastersMI, Berrien Co, St Joseph
2PostmastersMI, Branch Co, Coldwater
1PostmastersMI, Charlevoix Co, Charlevoix
1PostmastersMI, Chippewa Co, Emerson
1PostmastersMI, Chippewa Co, Sault Ste Marie
1PostmastersMI, Genesee Co, Flint
2PostmastersMI, Ingham Co, Lansing
1PostmastersMI, Ionia Co, Ionia
2PostmastersMI, Jackson Co, Jackson
2PostmastersMI, Kalamazoo Co, Kalamazoo
2PostmastersMI, Kent Co, Grand Rapids
1PostmastersMI, Lenawee Co, Adrian
1PostmastersMI, Lenawee Co, Deerfield
1PostmastersMI, Macomb Co, Romeo
2PostmastersMI, Muskegon Co, Muskegon
1PostmastersMI, Ontonagon Co, Ontonagon
2PostmastersMI, Saginaw Co, East Saginaw
1PostmastersMI, Sanilac Co, Peck
1PostmastersMI, St. Joseph Co, Mottville
1PostmastersMI, St. Joseph Co, Nottawa
1PostmastersMI, St. Joseph Co, Sturgis
1PostmastersMI, Tuscola Co, Wahjamega
1PostmastersMI, Washtenaw Co, Ypsilanti
5PostmastersMI, Wayne Co, Detroit
1PostmastersMO, Christian Co, Sparta
3PostmastersMO, St Louis City
1PostmastersMS, Hinds Co, Terry
22PostmastersNC, Chowan Co, Edenton
7PostmastersNC, Dare Co, Kitty Hawk
2PostmastersNC, Mecklenburg Co, Charlotte
1PostmastersNC, Mecklenburg Co, North Charlotte
15PostmastersNC, Randolph Co, Liberty
21PostmastersNC, Wake Co, Raleigh
1PostmastersNH, Grafton Co, Campton
1PostmastersNH, Grafton Co, Lebanon
1PostmastersNH, Hillsborough Co, Milford
1PostmastersNJ, Mercer Co, Trenton
22PostmastersNJ, Morris Co, Morristown
14PostmastersNJ, Morris Co, Parsippany
1PostmastersNJ, Ocean Co, Tuckerton
1PostmastersNY, Broome Co, Lestershire
30PostmastersNY, Chautauqua Co, Jamestown
21PostmastersNY, Dutchess Co, Amenia
29PostmastersNY, Dutchess Co, Fishkill
24PostmastersNY, Dutchess Co, Hyde Park
27PostmastersNY, Dutchess Co, Poughkeepsie
28PostmastersNY, Dutchess Co, Rhinebeck
25PostmastersNY, Dutchess Co, Wappingers Falls
19PostmastersNY, Greene Co, Jewett
19PostmastersNY, Greene Co, Tannersville
23PostmastersNY, Greene Co, Windham
2PostmastersNY, Monroe Co, Rochester
1PostmastersNY, Onondaga Co, Pompey Hill
22PostmastersNY, Onondaga Co, Syracuse
1PostmastersNY, Ontario Co, Canandaigua
12PostmastersNY, Orange Co, Cuddebackville
19PostmastersNY, Orange Co, Middletown
22PostmastersNY, Orange Co, Port Jervis
17PostmastersNY, Rockland Co, Nyack
14PostmastersNY, Rockland Co, Palisades
18PostmastersNY, Rockland Co, Suffern
1PostmastersNY, Seneca Co, Fayette
21PostmastersNY, Sullivan Co, Liberty
24PostmastersNY, Sullivan Co, Monticello
17PostmastersNY, Sullivan Co, Neversink
18PostmastersNY, Sullivan Co, Wurtsboro
27PostmastersNY, Ulster Co, Kingston
12PostmastersNY, Ulster Co, Marbletown
26PostmastersNY, Ulster Co, Saugerties
21PostmastersNY, Ulster Co, Woodstock
1PostmastersNY, Washington Co, Cambridge
1PostmastersNY, Washington Co, Whitehall
1PostmastersNY, Westchester Co, Tarrytown
24PostmastersNY, Westchester Co, Yonkers
1PostmastersOH, Ashland Co, Ashland
2PostmastersOH, Ashtabula Co, Ashtabula
1PostmastersOH, Auglaize Co, St Marys
2PostmastersOH, Butler Co, Hamilton
1PostmastersOH, Butler Co, Middletown
1PostmastersOH, Carroll Co, Carrollton
1PostmastersOH, Champaign Co, Urbana
1PostmastersOH, Clark Co, Springfield
1PostmastersOH, Coshocton Co, Coshocton
1PostmastersOH, Defiance Co, Evansport
27PostmastersOH, Franklin Co, Columbus
1PostmastersOH, Greene Co, Cedarville
1PostmastersOH, Greene Co, Xenia
29PostmastersOH, Hamilton Co, Cincinnati
16PostmastersOH, Hancock Co, Findlay
1PostmastersOH, Hardin Co, Kenton
1PostmastersOH, Harrison Co, Cadiz
1PostmastersOH, Highland Co, Greenfield
1PostmastersOH, Highland Co, Hillsboro
1PostmastersOH, Holmes Co, Millersburg
1PostmastersOH, Licking Co, Johnstown
1PostmastersOH, Licking Co, Newark
1PostmastersOH, Lorain Co, Lorain
1PostmastersOH, Lorain Co, Oberlin
2PostmastersOH, Lucas Co, Toledo
1PostmastersOH, Madison Co, London
1PostmastersOH, Madison Co, Plain City
1PostmastersOH, Medina Co, Medina
1PostmastersOH, Medina Co, Wadsworth
1PostmastersOH, Meigs Co, Pomeroy
1PostmastersOH, Mercer Co, Celina
21PostmastersOH, Muskingum Co, Zanesville
1PostmastersOH, Perry Co, Crooksville
1PostmastersOH, Perry Co, Somerset
2PostmastersOH, Pike Co, Waverly
1PostmastersOH, Ross Co, Chillicothe
1PostmastersOH, Sandusky Co, Clyde
1PostmastersOH, Sandusky Co, Fremont
1PostmastersOH, Scioto Co, Portsmouth
1PostmastersOH, Seneca Co, Fostoria
2PostmastersOH, Seneca Co, Tiffin
2PostmastersOH, Stark Co, Canton
1PostmastersOH, Vinton Co, McArthur
3PostmastersOH, Wayne Co, Wooster
1PostmastersOH, Wood Co, Mermill
1PostmastersOH, Wood Co, Moline
21PostmastersPA, Carbon Co, Jim Thorpe
1PostmastersPA, Carbon Co, Weissport
27PostmastersPA, Chester Co, Coatesville
2PostmastersPA, Dauphin Co, Harrisburg
31PostmastersPA, Delaware Co, Chester
1PostmastersPA, Fayette Co, Uniontown
19PostmastersPA, Monroe Co, Delaware Water Gap
33PostmastersPA, Northampton Co, Bethlehem
34PostmastersPA, Pike Co, Milford
1PostmastersPA, Tioga Co, Charleston
1PostmastersPA, Warren Co, Columbus
16PostmastersPA, York Co, York
21PostmastersRI, Providence Co, Providence
1PostmastersTN, Hardin Co, Saltillo
1PostmastersTN, Warren Co, McMinnville
1PostmastersTX, Bexar Co, San Antonio
1PostmastersTX, Ellis Co, Italy
1PostmastersTX, Fort Bend Co, Richmond
1PostmastersTX, Hill Co, Hillsboro
1PostmastersUT, Juab Co, Nephi
23PostmastersUT, Salt Lake Co, Salt Lake City
27PostmastersVA, Alexandria
1PostmastersVA, Lynchburg
1PostmastersVA, Petersburg
1PostmastersWI, Door Co, Sturgeon Bay
1PostmastersWI, Douglas Co, Superior
2PostmastersWV, Monongalia Co, Morgantown
1PostmastersWV, Monongalia Co, Richard
1PostmastersWV, Preston Co, Masontown
1PostmastersWV, Preston Co, Tunnelton

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