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Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961

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Post Office: All post offices
County: Clay

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Post Office County Established Discontinued Notes
Athelstane  Clay  1878-03-05  1894-11-30   
Athelstane  Clay  1872-01-31  1875-05-24   
Athelstane  Clay  1895-02-02  1898-05-31   
Bateham  Clay  1875-11-12  1902-01-31   
Broughton  Clay  1888-08-17  1966-03-25  Name change from Rose Vale.  
Carter Creek  Clay  1874-08-12  1883-05-17  Moved to Fact.  
Carter Creek  Clay  1872-04-25  1872-09-20  Established in Washington County.  
Chapmanville  Clay  1879-06-17  1882-04-27  Moved to Idana.  
Charity  Clay  1882-08-28  1893-11-15   
Clay Center  Clay  1862-07-03  Open in 1961  Also spelled Clay Centre.  
Deep Creek  Clay  1870-06-13  1876-01-10   
Delavan  Clay  1872-08-05  1880-12-21   
Della  Clay  1871-02-27  1872-08-02  Name change to Morganville.  
Eagle Bend  Clay  1871-02-27  1872-08-02   
Exeter  Clay  1871-08-16  1906-05-31   
Fact  Clay  1883-05-17  1903-07-31  Moved from Carter Creek.  
Fancy Creek  Clay  1870-12-09  1901-04-15   
Fayettville  Clay  1869-06-15  1871-09-01   
Five Creeks  Clay  1868-04-24  1869-05-12  Name change to Republican City.  
Gatesville  Clay  1862-06-23  1888-01-15   
Goshen  Clay  1883-12-05  1884-02-04   
Green  Clay  1881-11-02  Open in 1961  Moved from Powellsburgh.  
Hebron  Clay  1882-03-03  1882-04-14   
Hebron  Clay  1879-06-04  1881-09-01   
Hebron  Clay  1873-09-12  1879-04-23   
Idana  Clay  1882-04-27  1980-04-18  Moved from Chapmanville.  
Idylwild  Clay  1897-09-17  1901-07-31   
Industry  Dickinson  1876-02-21  1906-11-30  Moved from Lovejoy. Was also in Clay County for a time (site moved).  
Iwacura  Clay  1882-03-24  1894-06-30   
Ladysmith  Clay  1900-09-24  1906-05-31   
Leopaa  Clay  1875-05-21  1882-04-14   
Lima  Clay  1867-01-15  1873-07-28  Name change from Wyoming Valley.  
Longford  Clay  1875-05-27  Open in 1961   
Lookout  Clay  1875-09-27  1877-04-23  Name change from Riverdale. Name change to Riverdale.  
Lovejoy  Clay  1873-05-14  1876-02-21  Moved to Industry.  
Lund  Clay  1885-02-12  1886-11-11   
Madura  Clay  1869-04-29  1871-08-25   
Maple Grove  Clay  1873-05-19  1873-10-30   
Mellon Springs  Clay  1876-02-23  1877-12-11   
Morganville  Clay  1872-08-02  Open in 1961  Name change from Della.  
Mulberry  Clay  1868-04-24  1869-11-30  Moved to Riverdale.  
New Grant  Clay  1872-03-11  1872-10-07   
Oak Hill  Clay  1871-01-17  1894-04-21  Name change to Oakhill.  
Oakhill  Clay  1894-04-21  1995-07-16  Name change from Oak Hill.  
Oberg  Clay  1897-12-20  1899-09-11  Moved to Oscar.  
Oscar  Clay  1899-09-11  1901-07-31  Moved from Oberg.  
Otter Creek  Clay  1869-09-24  1878-05-02   
Peach Grove  Clay  1872-06-20  1885-11-24  Established in Washington County.  
Powellsburgh  Clay  1872-08-08  1881-11-02  Moved to Green.  
Republican City  Clay  1869-05-12  1875-09-20  Name change from Five Creeks.  
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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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