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Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961

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County: Linn

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Post Office County Established Discontinued Notes
Babcock  Linn  1886-07-08  1886-07-31  Name change from Blue Mounds. Name change to Blue Mound.  
Barnard  Linn  1869-12-01  1886-01-25  Name change to Cobb.  
Blooming Grove  Linn  1857-09-02  1880-06-22  Name change to Trading Post.  
Blue Mound  Linn  1886-07-31  Open in 1961  Name change from Babcock.  
Blue Mounds  Linn  1863-06-10  1866-04-19   
Blue Mounds  Linn  1869-02-19  1886-07-08  Name change to Babcock.  
Boicourt  Linn  1886-07-09  1964-03-31  Name change from Cobb.  
Brooklyn  Linn  1857-01-02  1871-10-04   
Cadmus  Linn  1877-07-06  1902-11-15   
Cady  Linn  1872-09-06  1876-12-18   
Cady  Linn  1871-09-21  1876-02-02   
Centerville  Linn  1855-03-15  Open in 1961  Also spelled Centreville.  
Coal Centre  Linn  1870-06-13  1870-12-27  Name change to Prescott.  
Coalburgh  Linn  1885-09-11  1889-11-10   
Cobb  Linn  1886-01-25  1886-07-09  Name change from Barnard. Name change to Boicourt.  
Coonsville  Linn  1880-05-31  1885-09-10  Name change to Orchard.  
Coonsville  Linn  1879-09-12  1880-01-20   
Critzer  Linn  1890-01-28  1906-09-15  Name change from Montgomery.  
Farlinville  Linn  1868-02-03  1917-06-15  Moved from Ridge.  
Findlay  Linn  1891-05-27  1906-01-31   
Goodrich  Linn  1871-09-21  1942-11-14   
Grange  Linn  1882-03-24  1884-09-30   
Hail Ridge  Linn  1879-06-30  1888-05-25   
Hawkswing  Linn  1859-03-04  1863-02-24   
Hillsborough  Linn  1857-09-17  1859-11-08  Name change to Potosi.  
Indian Creek  Linn  1862-07-21  1868-08-12   
Jackson  Linn  1858-06-30  1859-09-26   
Jackson  Linn  1862-06-23  1872-04-25   
Jasper  Linn  1898-01-09  1901-09-30   
Kossuth  Linn  1893-03-03  1905-05-31   
La Cygne  Linn  1869-09-27  Open in 1961   
Linton  Linn  1896-10-06  1903-02-28  Name change from Miami.  
Lost Creek  Linn  1873-05-09  1877-02-13   
Mansfield  Linn  1866-01-22  1875-06-01  Moved from Moneka.  
Mantey  Linn  1894-03-05  1903-10-31   
Mantey  Linn  1904-02-27  1905-05-31   
Miami  Linn  1884-01-24  1896-10-06  Name change from Woytown. Name change to Linton.  
Moneka  Linn  1857-12-18  1866-01-22  Moved to Mansfield.  
Montgomery  Linn  1888-02-11  1890-01-28  Name change to Critzer.  
Mound City  Linn  1859-02-01  Open in 1961  Name change from Sugar Mound.  
Oakwood  Linn  1858-09-20  1905-01-31   
Orchard  Linn  1885-09-10  1901-09-30  Name change from Coonsville.  
Paris  Linn  1857-01-08  1869-09-01   
Paris  Linn  1870-01-07  1870-08-11   
Parker  Linn  1888-12-22  Open in 1961   
Pleasanton  Linn  1869-08-10  Open in 1961  Moved from Potosi.  
Potomac  Linn  1882-03-08  1882-06-08   
Potosi  Linn  1859-11-08  1869-08-10  Name change from Hillsborough. Moved to Pleasanton.  
Prescott  Linn  1870-12-27  Open in 1961  Name change from Coal Centre.  
Ridge  Linn  1866-11-02  1868-02-03  Moved to Farlinville.  
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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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