​​​Clay County 1890 Jail Museum 

 

Post Offices of Clay County

(1862 - 1930)



  • Beaver Creek ~ 7 Mar 1876 (discontinued 6 Jun,1888 -- papers to Doss)
  • Bellevue ~ 17 Nov 1882
  • Benvanue ~ 8 Sep 1876 (changed to Byers 6 Sep 1904)
  • Big Wichita Valley (changed to Charlie ~ 19 June 1882)
  • Blue Grove ~ 7 Jun 1888 (changed to Bluegrove ~ 27 Feb 1895)
  • Buffalo Springs ~ 1878 (discontinued 21 May 1889 - apparently re-established - closed 1938)
  • Byers ~ 1 July 1904
  • Cambridge ~ 16 Aug 1875 (discontinued 11 Dec 1882 - mail to Henrietta)
  • Charlie ~ 19 Jun 1882
  • Doss ~ 29 Aug 1887 (discontinued 21 Apr 1893; papers to Ringgold)
  • Halsell ~ 26 Jun 1901 (discontinued 31 Mar 1919; mail to Henrietta)
  • Henrietta ~ 12 Aug 1862 (suspended by CSA; effects at Montague - apparently reestablished by USA)
  • Hill's Ferry ~ 8 Sep 1876 (discontinued 17 Sep 1878)
  • Hurnville ~ 11 Jun 1891 (discontinued 14 Nov 1905; mail to Henrietta)
  • Iowa Point ~ 8 Sep 1876 (changed to Riverland 5 Mar 1879)
  • Jolly ~ 3 Nov 1891
  • Joy ~ 26 Jan 1895
  • Lodge ~ 14 Jun 1880 (discontinued 7 Sep 1880)
  • Loop ~ 13 Dec 1886 (discontinued 22 Oct 1896; papers to Myrtle)
  • Mabledean ~ 15 Jun 1904 (discontinued 15 Nov 1905; mail to Wichita Falls)
  • Myrtle ~ 18 Sep 1883 (discontinued 19 May 1899; papers to Shannon)
  • Newport ~ 11 July 1878
  • Oil City ~ 25 Jun 1904 (order rescinded 19 July 1905)
  • Petrolia ~ 14 Nov 1904
  • Post Oak ~ 25 Sep 1876 (to Jack County)
  • Prospect ~ 15 Apr 1893 (discontinued 22 Jun 1886; papers to Henrietta)
  • Riverland ~ 5 March 1875 (discontinued 16 Oct 1899; papers to Hurnville - re-established 19 Jan 1900 - discontinued 15 Aug 1905; mail to Hurnville)
  • Roland ~ 8 July 1880 (discontinued 11 Jan 1881)
  • Secret Springs ~ 21 Aug 1876 (discontinued 30 Jun 1884; mail to Henrietta)
  • Shannon ~ 22 Nov 1893
  • Shilo ~ 29 Aug 1881 (discontinued 19 Oct 1883; papers to Henrietta)
  • Stanfield ~ 26 Jun 1903 (discontinued 15 Dec 1905; mail to Henrietta)
  • Thornberry ~ 28 Apr 1891 (discontinued 31 May 1908; mail to Wichita Falls)
  • Vashti ~ 10 Jun 1892
  • Vina ~ 28 Dec 1882 (discontinued 30 Jun 1884; mail to Henrietta)​
  • Wichita ~ 22 Aug 1876 (discontinued 20 Dec 1877)