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Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961

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Post Office: All post offices
County: Cheyenne

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Post Office County Established Discontinued Notes
Kepferle  Cheyenne  1880-04-07  1883-05-29   
Wano  Cheyenne  1880-08-23  1888-04-18  Name change to Saint Francis.  
Hourglass  Cheyenne  1882-01-24  1882-05-15   
Hourglass  Cheyenne  1883-05-03  1883-09-24   
State Line  Cheyenne  1885-09-24  1886-05-24  Post office moved to Rogers, Colo.  
Birdton  Cheyenne  1885-09-24  1885-10-28  Name change to Bird City.  
Bird City  Cheyenne  1885-10-28  Open in 1961  Name change from Birdton.  
Lawnridge  Cheyenne  1885-11-04  1896-08-15   
Hackney  Cheyenne  1886-02-18  1886-08-04   
Marney  Cheyenne  1886-02-23  1887-04-29   
Calhoun  Cheyenne  1886-03-08  1888-11-01   
Orlando  Cheyenne  1886-06-01  1888-11-15   
Sullard  Cheyenne  1886-09-23  1887-08-31  [No papers]  
Northfield  Sherman  1886-11-03  1909-04-30  Was also in Cheyenne County for a time (site moved).  
Jaqua  Cheyenne  1887-05-16  1919-07-31   
Clugh  Cheyenne  1887-08-12  1893-10-31   
Gurney  Cheyenne  1887-08-25  1907-09-17  Site moved into Colorado.  
Neville  Sherman  1888-02-25  1893-01-16  Established in Cheyenne County.  
Warren  Sherman  1888-03-02  1909-04-30  Was also in Cheyenne County for a time (site moved).  
Saint Francis  Cheyenne  1888-04-18  Open in 1961  Name change from Wano.  
Wheeler  Cheyenne  1888-10-12  1988-02-01   
Grace  Cheyenne  1901-05-17  1903-08-31   
Clugh  Cheyenne  1901-09-09  1902-11-29  Post office moved from Bolton, Colo.  

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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