Edgecombe County, NC Post Offices - 1785 to 1971

Sorted by Date Started
Post Office Original County Final County (If Changed) First US Postmaster Date Started Date Discontinued Comments
Tarboro Edgecombe Joseph Ross 3/20/1793 Tarboro until 1858; Tarborough until 1894.
Mount Prospect Edgecombe Henry Jenkins 7/1/1801 7/9/1839
Stantonburg Edgecombe Willie I. Stanton 2/5/1817 <1855 Stantonsburgh until 1826.
Mercersville Edgecombe William Mercer 1/6/1827 <1832
Continentia Falls Edgecombe Thomas Hadley 1/24/1827 8/9/1833 Contentnea until 1832.
Amosons Edgecombe Thomas Amoson 2/24/1827
Oak Grove Edgecombe Thomas Amoson 2/15/1828 4/8/1846
Sparta Edgecombe Elijah Price 10/15/1828 6/24/1879 Changed to Old Sparta 6/24/1879.
Roundtree Bridge Edgecombe Isaac Wood 6/13/1832 7/19/1832
Pitts Cross Roads Edgecombe Joab P. Pitt 1/13/1836 5/8/1839
Battleboro Edgecombe Nash Thomas Jarrell 1/17/1840 Battleborough by 1858.  Nash Co. 1885.
Tossnot Depot Edgecombe James D. Barnes 4/29/1840 3/24/1849 Changed to Wilson 3/24/1849.
Joyners Depot Nash Wilson Hiram Brockett 1/28/1846 Edgecombe Co. ~1848.  Wilson Co. 1855.
Wilson Edgecombe Wilson James D. Barnes 3/24/1849 Was Tossnot Depot.  Wilson Co. 1865.
Saratoga Edgecombe Wilson James R. Daniel 1/31/1854 Wilson Co. 1859.
Kingsborough Edgecombe Jonathan T. Lamon 4/12/1866 4/10/1876 Changed to Hartsborough 4/10/1876.
Whitakers Station Edgecombe Laurence T. Ellinor 8/13/1866 8/9/1869
Whitakers Edgecombe John H. Carlisle 10/21/1869 9/2/1886 Changed to Mayonia 9/2/1886.
Hartsborough Edgecombe Spencer L. Hart 4/10/1876 3/12/1883 Was Kingsborough.  Changed to Kingsboro 3/12/1883.
Old Sparta Edgecombe Kinchen Harrell 6/24/1879 3/30/1907 Was Sparta.
Killpatrick Edgecombe Richard H. Gatlin 6/28/1880 5/20/1881
Leggettsville Edgecombe Henry L. Leggett 10/17/1881 10/30/1882
Kingsboro Edgecombe Octavius Atkinson 3/12/1883 12/29/1888 Was Hartsborough.  Changed to Penelo 12/29/1888.
Conetoe Edgecombe Jeff D. Bullock 5/11/1883
Mildred Edgecombe Edward J. Hurdle 5/26/1886 8/31/1911
Leggett Edgecombe Theodore Fountain 6/15/1886 10/15/1906
Saint Lewis Edgecombe John E. Cobb 7/14/1886 1/30/1904
Lawrence Edgecombe John B. Carr 7/29/1886 6/30/1902
Mayonia Edgecombe Blanche Hilliard 9/2/1886 12/20/1886 Was Whitakers.  Changed back to Whitakers 12/20/1886.
Whitakers #2 Edgecombe Nash Blanche Hilliard 12/20/1886 Was Mayonia.  Nash Co. 1962.
Hiram Edgecombe William E. Warren 3/10/1888 10/31/1888
Coakley Edgecombe Joseph B. Cherry 4/6/1888 3/30/1907
Doehead Edgecombe Thaddeus B. Barlow 6/19/1888 6/30/1902
Wrendale Edgecombe Annie E. Lewis 10/11/1888 6/30/1902
Penelo Edgecombe Octavius Atkinson 12/29/1888 2/26/1919 Was Kingsboro.  Changed back to Kingsboro 2/26/1919.
Dauphin Edgecombe Jesse M. Hines 1/7/1890 4/10/1891
Epworth Edgecombe Bisco Pittman 3/3/1893 3/15/1907
Turnage Edgecombe Henry C. Turnage 8/14/1893 2/15/1905
Crisp Edgecombe Sellars M. Crisp 4/17/1894 1/31/1905
Lancaster Edgecombe William J. Lancaster 4/20/1894 3/15/1905
Speed Edgecombe John W. Satterthwaite 7/3/1894
Gethsemane Edgecombe Arthur Anderson 2/12/1895 6/30/1902
Dauphin #2 Edgecombe Byrd D. Braswell 3/7/1895 7/2/1895
Hartsease Edgecombe Richard G. Hart 10/19/1897 10/15/1906
Princeville Edgecombe Edmond D. Hart 3/17/1898 10/10/1909
Mercer Edgecombe Charles D. Lancaster 4/19/1898 2/28/1905
Medora Edgecombe Jesse Brake 6/24/1898 6/15/1920
Macclesfield Edgecombe William J. Burnett 8/20/1900
Pinetops Edgecombe Henry C. Bridges 8/20/1900
Davistown Edgecombe John A. Davis 1/9/1902 2/28/1908
Bricks Edgecombe Isadore Martin 2/9/1912 5/17/1968
Kingsboro #2 Edgecombe Mack A. Killebrew 2/26/1919 9/10/1926 Was Penelo.


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