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Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961

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County: Pottawatomie

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Post Office County Established Discontinued Notes
Saint Mary's Mission  Pottawatomie  1855-03-15  1878-05-21  Name change to Saint Marys. Established in Calhoun County.  
Eagle  Pottawatomie  1871-01-31  1874-12-04  Name change to Laclede.  
Eldon  Pottawatomie  1858-03-15  1860-09-18  Moved to Saint George.  
Emmett  Pottawatomie  1905-11-25  Open in 1961   
Float  Pottawatomie  1874-08-12  1876-02-07   
Flush  Pottawatomie  1899-06-20  1927-11-30   
Fostoria  Pottawatomie  1884-08-14  Open in 1961  Moved from Mark.  
Garrison  Pottawatomie  1880-03-10  1959-12-31   
Grange  Pottawatomie  1875-03-29  1880-01-14   
Hanson  Pottawatomie  1882-03-31  1885-12-16   
Holy Cross  Pottawatomie  1884-03-03  1894-07-31   
Holycross  Pottawatomie  1894-09-05  1910-06-30   
Johnson  Pottawatomie  1872-08-27  1873-04-03   
Laclede  Pottawatomie  1874-12-04  1906-07-31  Name change from Eagle.  
Leghorn  Pottawatomie  1870-07-27  1883-10-17  Name change to Wheaton.  
Louisville  Pottawatomie  1867-07-19  Open in 1961  Name change from Rock Creek.  
Maple Grove  Pottawatomie  1874-12-08  1880-04-14   
Mariadahl  Pottawatomie  1876-10-27  1903-03-31   
Mark  Pottawatomie  1884-02-25  1884-08-14  Moved to Fostoria.  
Moodyville  Pottawatomie  1879-03-20  1927-11-15   
Myers Valley  Pottawatomie  1870-03-23  1903-06-30   
Nancy  Pottawatomie  1870-06-13  1874-11-09   
Oak Grove  Pottawatomie  1874-06-23  1882-05-26   
Olesburgh  Pottawatomie  1873-06-11  1887-11-07  Name change to Olsburg.  
Olsburg  Pottawatomie  1887-11-07  Open in 1961  Name change from Olesburgh.  
Onaga  Pottawatomie  1877-12-03  Open in 1961   
Otter Lake  Pottawatomie  1870-03-23  1886-04-29   
Pleasant Run  Pottawatomie  1870-05-16  1886-11-11   
Timber City  Pottawatomie  1862-09-04  1863-10-29   
Unadilla  Pottawatomie  1858-09-17  1859-10-08   
Unadilla  Pottawatomie  1860-02-23  1862-02-05   
Vienna  Pottawatomie  1862-06-26  1883-01-02   
Wamego  Pottawatomie  1866-10-11  Open in 1961   
Westmoreland  Pottawatomie  1858-06-30  Open in 1961   
Wheaton  Pottawatomie  1883-10-17  1992-10-17  Name change from Leghorn.  
Adams Peak  Pottawatomie  1870-07-27  1884-11-28   
Arispie  Pottawatomie  1871-06-02  1895-06-29   
Bellegarde  Pottawatomie  1872-08-27  1879-04-24   
Belvue  Pottawatomie  1871-05-31  Open in 1961   
Blaine  Pottawatomie  1874-12-21  1976-07-30   
Broderick  Pottawatomie  1891-12-26  1903-05-30   
Arispie  Pottawatomie  1895-08-15  1903-02-28   
Havensville  Pottawatomie  1878-03-05  Open in 1961  Also spelled Havenville.  
Duluth  Pottawatomie  1912-08-10  1986-03-01   
Juniata  Pottawatomie  1855-07-25  1856-08-05  Moved to Tauromee. Established in Riley County.  
Rock Creek  Pottawatomie  1856-03-03  1867-07-19  Name change to Louisville. Established in Riley County.  
Saint Clere  Pottawatomie  1874-08-12  1953-10-31   
Saint George  Pottawatomie  1860-09-18  Open in 1961  Moved from Eldon.  
Saint Marys  Pottawatomie  1878-05-21  Open in 1961  Name change from Saint Mary's Mission.  
Savannah  Pottawatomie  1867-06-21  1878-01-03   
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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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