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Horry - Tilman J French, 7 Dec 1831, must have been discontinued - no further mention

 

Marion CH - William Williams Jr, 21 March 1829, must have been discontinued, no further mention

 

Uchee Village - Wesley Williams 7 Dec 1831; Wiley Williams 9 Feb 1835, must have been discontinued, no further mention

 

Hamburgh - William Brown, 2 Feb 1833, must have been discontinued, no further mention

 

Kinchafoona - Juniun Jordan 23 May 1836; Charles Ward 19 May 1836, discharge 26 Aug 1842, must have been discontinued, no further mention

 

Pineville - Ezekiel C Rotchford, 28 Jan 1837; Daniel M Hall, 12 Feb 1839; Cary S Cox, 16 Oct 1844; Henry M Jeter, 26 May 1846; David Worsham, 5 July 1848; James

H Jarvis, 24 June 1855; Discontinued 7 July 1866 - re-established 1 March 1870; James D Wilson, 1 Mar 1870; discontinued 1 Nov 1875; reinstated 26 Feb 1878; James

D Wilson, 26 Feb 1878

 

Poindexter - Kenneth Yelventon, 19 May 1837; Benjamin Sims 18 Apr 1834; Richard Pollard 3 Apr 1840; James N Harris 28 Nov 1840; Jordan Wilchar, 16 March 1848;

Absolam C Cleveland, 5 July 1849; Stephen T Murray, 11 Aug 1853, Alfred T Hollomon, 24 Jan 1855; Joseph R Beggs,, 16 July 1855. Now in Schley County.

 

Preston - John Capps, 17 June 1837, must have been discontinued or absorbed into neighboring county, no further mention in Marion.

 

Tazewell Courthouse (later just Tazewell) - Samuel Holley 19 July 1837; Charner B Strange 8 May 1838; Benjamin P Rouse, 3 Feb 1852; Solomon Wall, 6 Dec 1856;

discontinued 7 July 1866. Must have been reinstated:  Lewallen W Wall, 24 Nov 1876; Isaac P Blue, 7 Jan 1879; Edward L Sears, 12 Jan 1881; C Singleton, 18 July 1881;

Walter C Stewart, 6 Mar 1882; George W P Carr, 23 May 1882; Moses R Edwards, 25 June 1886; Isaac P Blue, 24 Jan 1889; Gus Williams, 31 Jan 1925; Miss

Frances Wells, 1 Oct 1935; Mrs Mary Irene Daniel, 22 July 1941. 

 

Glenalta - William W Shipp, 10 Apr 1838; George A Brown, 8 Mar 1844; Daniel Majors, 1 May 1850; Charles C Barber, 28 Oct 1856; Levi White, 12 Feb 1858. 

Discontinued 27 June 1866 - Re-established 6 May 1867; David B Moore, 6 May 1867; Thomas J Hunt, 15 April 1870; H L McGeher, 5 Jan 1875; T J Clark Jr,

2 Feb 1877; Discontinued 29 Jan 1878 - re-established 11 Mar 1878; Henry L McGehee, 11 Mar 1878; Robt W Revell, 22 July 1878; Thomas R Holton, 29 Dec 1879;

Henry L McGehee, 5 Apr 1880; James F Bartlett, 24 Oct 1882; Marlin T Hollis Jr, 28 Feb 1888

Pea Ridge - Hezekiah R Lamb, 28 May 1846; George W Duffie, 7 Sept 1847; Hampton Stevens, 4 June 1849, discontinued, name to Buena Vista, 10 June 1850

Buena Vista (late Pea Ridge - later Buena Vista Court House) - Hezekiah K Lamb, 10 June 1850; Richardson R Stephens, 3 Feb 1852; Hezekiah K Lamb, 27 Jan 1853;

Richardson R Stevens, 17 Apr 1856; David N Burkhalter, 17 Feb 1858; Miss Sarah Kemp, 27 Feb 1866; James M Bosworth; 17 Dec 1867; Alex. Smith, 17 April 1870;

William Fulford, 11 May 1875; Evan T Mathis, 4 Mar 1878; Wm W Singleton, 10 Sept 1879; Wm A Singleton, 7 Jan 1880; Wm M Singleton, 30 Dec 1880; William A Hair,

9 May 1881; Frank Ruskin, 26 Sept 1882; Isaac F M Rushin, 11 Oct 1882; Reuben J Jordan, 20 Oct 1882; Thos B Lumpkin, 15 Dec 1885; Lucy Lumpkin, 12 Oct 1889

Searsville (late in Stewart Co) - John D Prater, 16 Jan 1850; James M Tullis, 25 Jan 1854; John P Bartee, 16 June 1854. Discontinued 1 Nov 1854.

Fragoletta - James J Mapp, 7 May 1852. Discontinued June 27, 1866. 

Church Hill - John Darden, 7 Feb 1857; John J Hardin, 8 Apr 1858; William A Dorsett Jr, 26 May 1858; Malachai Josey, 17 Jan 1860; discontinued 5 Jan 1867.

Wm B Stevens 2 April 1883; changed from Churchill to Church Hill; 24 Oct 1883; Seaborn R Stevens, 3 Jan 1885

Pine Knot Mills - Leander T McLaughlin, 2 April 1854; Discontinued 9 Dec 1854.

Thorntonville - J J McDowell, 3 Aug 1874; discontinued 14 Nov 187-.

Brantley - Wm J Short, 17 June 1878; Fletcher G Nelson, 3 Apr 1882; W P Allison, 18 Oct 1888

Wigginsville - Mrs Martha R Hanner, 23 May 1879; Wm J Wiggins Sr, 11 July 1879; discontinued, post office to Buena Vista 27 Mar 1883. Must have been reinstated because it shows Wm J Wiggins, 22 Aug 1889

Juniper - Ezra Lummus, 3 June 1880; Mrs Maude T Coleman, 8 May 1928; Miss Isabel Bulloch, 17 Dec 1934 (retired 28 Aug 1968).

Putnam - Putnam Stevens, 16 Oct 1882; Putnam S Stevens, 8 Nov 1882; Miss Alphine Mildred Collum, 13 Jan 1919; Miss Susie Collum, 22 Mar 1923; Howard L Hite,

1 Apr 1929; Mrs Howard L Hite, 10 Sept 1942; Mrs Ethel Stein Hite, 1 Jan 1943; Felton E Harbuck, 31 July 1943; discontinued, 31 Aug 1957, mail to Buena Vista.

Dranesville - Robert Cranford, 1 Nov 1882; Bryant H Tullis, 19 Oct 18--

Colfax - Joseph F Sizemore, 2 Sept 1891; discontinued to Box Spring, 7 Nov 1893.

Trinity - Thomas R Gains, 15 Oct 1892; rescinded 1 Nov 1892.

Blueville - George W Amos, 24 Sept 1894; discontinued to Buena Vista, 5 Feb 1904.

Cumbus - James H Cumbus, 2 July 1897; discontinued to Glenalta, 15 Feb 1898.

Lancaster - Rosamond A Lancaster, 5 May 1899; Maggie G Lancaster, 14 Jan 1903; discontinued to Geneva,  9 Apr 1907.

Caroline - Oscar E Browning, 17 Feb 1900; discontinued to Buena Vista, 11 Oct 1901.

Wyrick - Rufus H or K Reynolds, 23 Mar 1900; order rescinded 23 June 1900.

Oreta - Lewis W Entzminger, 20 Mar 1903; discontinued to Tazewell, 30 Nov 1903.

Goodroe - Laura Rush, 8 Apr 1903; discontinued to Buena Vista, 10 Dec 1903.

Burgin - Thos L Speight, 30 Aug 1923, discontinued to Buena Vista, 31 Mar 1925.

 

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