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Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961

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County: Kiowa

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Post Office County Established Discontinued Notes
Kinsley  Edwards  1874-01-19  Open in 1961  Name change from Peters. Established in Kiowa County.  
Peters  Edwards  1873-04-23  1874-01-19  Name change to Kinsley. Established in Kiowa County.  
Haviland  Kiowa  1886-06-19  Open in 1961   
Nickel  Kiowa  1886-01-14  1908-03-31  Established in Comanche County.  
Reynolds  Kiowa  1887-01-26  1888-04-05   
Wellsford  Kiowa  1886-09-23  1955-06-30  Name change from Dowell.  
Wewoka  Kiowa  1888-05-29  1889-01-31   
Belvidere  Kiowa  1890-04-26  1996-11-23  Name change from Glick.  
Dowell  Kiowa  1884-06-10  1886-09-23  Name change to Wellsford. Established in Edwards County.  
Glick  Kiowa  1883-03-16  1890-04-26  Name change to Belvidere. Established in Comanche County.  
Greensburgh  Kiowa  1885-01-27  1892-05-21  Name change from Janes. Name change to Greensburg. Established in Edwards County.  
Janes  Kiowa  1884-09-16  1885-01-27  Name change to Greensburgh. Established in Edwards County.  
Matsonville  Kiowa  1885-12-09  1887-02-19  Established in Comanche County.  
Mullinville  Kiowa  1884-09-12  Open in 1961  Established in Edwards County.  
Reeder  Kiowa  1885-01-16  1891-10-31  Established in Comanche County.  
Ursula  Kiowa  1885-07-22  1887-01-26  Established in Comanche County.  
Brenham  Kiowa  1884-08-07  1894-12-31  Established in Edwards County.  
Crescent  Kiowa  1892-05-27  1905-09-14   
Staples  Kiowa  1889-02-05  1905-08-31   
Greensburg  Kiowa  1892-05-21  Open in 1961  Name change from Greensburgh.  

The Kansas Post Offices Database contains information taken from Robert W. Baughman's Kansas Post Offices, May 29, 1828-August 3, 1961, published by the Kansas Postal History Society, an affiliate of the Kansas Historical Society. It includes every known Kansas post office with its dates of operation. These dates can indicate approximately when the town was established and in some cases, when it disappeared.

The name and boundaries of some Kansas counties were still changing up to 1893. If the county where the post office was located changed, or if the town changed its name, this is noted in the "notes" field and you will need to search on the earlier or later names for additional information. If a post office was originally in Kansas Territory but became part of the new Colorado Territory on Feb. 28, 1861, the information given here ends with that date.

The information in the database is current through 3 August 1961. Post office openings, closings, and name changes since that date are currently being researched for addition to the database.

KSHS volunteers Bill and Diana Sowers, Joan Stevenson, and Louis Reed transcribed the information for this database. Melvin Bruntzel researched post-1961 changes.

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