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Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961

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County: Wilson

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Post Office County Established Discontinued Notes
Altoona  Wilson  1870-04-11  Open in 1961   
Barretts Hill  Wilson  1867-04-16  1870-08-15   
Benedict  Wilson  1886-08-17  Open in 1961  Moved from Guilford.  
Brooks  Wilson  1880-10-14  1905-10-31   
Buffalo  Wilson  1867-09-06  Open in 1961   
Buffington  Wilson  1910-09-02  1910-09-12  [Order of change rescinded] Name change from Buffton.  
Buffton  Wilson  1910-09-12  1910-09-13  [Order of change rescinded] Name change to Buffville.  
Buffton  Wilson  1910-02-17  1910-09-02  Name change to Buffington.  
Buffville  Wilson  1910-09-13  1943-10-31  Name change from Buffton.  
Burdgeville  Wilson  1882-03-31  1888-03-13  Name change to Vilas.  
Buxton  Wilson  1887-05-16  1921-05-31  Moved from Jurett.  
Clarke  Wilson  1869-09-20  1871-09-29   
Coyville  Wilson  1866-05-02  Open in 1961   
Dildine  Wilson  1892-09-12  1900-12-31   
Dun  Wilson  1879-11-24  1905-05-31   
Fredonia  Wilson  1868-08-26  Open in 1961   
Greystone  Wilson  1867-11-18  1887-03-19  Moved to Sidell.  
Guilford  Wilson  1868-07-23  1871-10-02   
Guilford  Wilson  1871-12-01  1886-08-17  Moved to Benedict.  
Guilford  Wilson  1888-02-29  1895-09-30   
Guilford  Wilson  1896-04-17  1922-08-31   
Jurett  Wilson  1871-04-05  1887-05-16  Moved to Buxton.  
Lafontaine  Wilson  1894-03-13  1991-08-10  Name change from La Fontaine.  
La Fontaine  Wilson  1879-03-14  1894-03-13  Name change to Lafontaine.  
Middletown  Wilson  1873-06-11  1903-06-30   
Mound Springs  Wilson  1870-09-05  1872-06-07   
Neodesha  Wilson  1870-06-13  Open in 1961   
New Albany  Wilson  1866-05-02  Open in 1961   
Newark  Wilson  1870-12-08  1871-06-13   
Newark  Wilson  1882-10-11  1884-08-10   
North Altoona  Wilson  1911-04-28  1918-12-31   
Rest  Wilson  1877-07-18  1955-05-31   
Roper  Wilson  1891-02-10  1933-10-31  Name change from Sidell.  
Sexton  Wilson  1900-07-10  1900-12-04  [Order of change rescinded]  
Sidell  Wilson  1887-03-19  1891-02-10  Moved from Greystone. Name change to Roper.  
Stella  Wilson  1898-02-16  1900-12-15   
Verdi  Wilson  1868-02-05  1876-02-07   
Vilas  Wilson  1888-03-13  1954-04-15  Name change from Burdgeville.  
Ward  Wilson  1872-04-25  1901-07-31   
Wilson Creek  Wilson  1879-09-24  1880-12-21   

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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