Onslow County, NC Post Offices - 1785 to 1971

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Post Office Original County Final County (If Changed) First US Postmaster Date Started Date Discontinued Comments
Richland Chapel Onslow Daniel Miller 5/28/1796 1/1/1806 Changed to Richlands 1/1/1806.
Swansboro Onslow A. Carmalt 4/1/1799 Swansborough until 1817.
Richlands Onslow Arthur B. Gregory 1/1/1806 Was Richland Chapel.
Onslow C.H. Onslow Eden Bell 1/22/1813 8/20/1873 Changed to Jacksonville 8/20/1873.
Frenchs Mills Onslow Joseph T. French 2/18/1823 9/13/1849 Changed to Piney Green 9/13/1849.
Hatches Onslow Anthony Hatch 5/20/1825
Goldenham Onslow Jacob Golden 12/26/1828
Foys Store Onslow Thomas Foy 5/14/1830 3/1/1842
Stump Sound Onslow Richard M. King 2/21/1837 7/7/1852
Sneads Ferry Onslow Jarvis Marble 5/10/1842
Market Place Onslow John Shackelford 4/17/1844 4/26/1848
Stone Bay Onslow Harvey Cox 7/18/1844 6/15/1848
Foys Store #2 Onslow Arnold B. Foy 10/1/1846 4/7/1852
Piney Green Onslow Isaac Marshall 9/13/1849 2/5/1866 Was Frenchs Mills.  Changed to Wards Mill 2/5/1866.
Catharine Lake Onslow John A. Avirett 2/21/1850 12/31/1943
Palo Alto Onslow David W. Sanders 9/25/1850 12/8/1893
Angola Onslow Pender Samuel D. Hall 3/10/1851 New Hanover Co. 1856.  Pender Co. 1875.
Golden Place Onslow Elsey S. Hardison 11/26/1852 12/6/1866
Haw Branch Onslow Jonathan W. Thompson 6/6/1854 9/20/1880
Amans Store Onslow Jesse Aman 6/10/1854 9/21/1894 Changed to Verona 9/21/1894.
Stones Bay Onslow Jarratt Gornts 9/21/1855 11/27/1872
Wolf Pit Onslow Edward W. Fonville 6/4/1856 10/6/1874
Gum Branch Onslow Jerome B. Frazel 4/16/1860 2/28/1903
Palestine Onslow O.B. Sanders 5/7/1860 12/11/1866
Wards Mill Onslow Emily Marshall 2/5/1866 10/30/1906 Was Piney Green.
Angola #2 Pender Onslow John H. Marshburn 6/6/1873 7/31/1917 Onslow Co. ~1880.
Jacksonville Onslow Rufus F. Pelletier 8/20/1873 Was Onslow C.H.
Stump Sound #2 Onslow Hill E. King 12/2/1873 9/2/1875
Duck Creek Onslow Lewis O. Fonville 3/13/1874 10/15/1938
Tar Landing Onslow Stratton Burton 7/2/1874 7/15/1905
Stump Sound #3 Onslow Robert M. Croome 6/5/1877 7/14/1902 Changed to Folkstone 7/14/1902.
Silverdale Onslow Edgar B. Harget 4/25/1878 11/30/1953 Silver Dale until 1892.
Peanut Onslow Sue R. King 6/20/1881 10/9/1897
Lanier Duplin Onslow Orvin S. Lanier 7/28/1884 9/15/1906 Onslow Co. 1884.
Marines Onslow Wiley N. Marine 8/31/1885 12/27/1886
Pollard Onslow Edward S. Smith 10/21/1885 4/2/1890 Changed to Marines 4/2/1890.
Shackleford Onslow Benjamin Ward 6/23/1886 3/24/1888
Hubert Onslow David J. Moore 7/20/1886
Cyrus Onslow Henry H. Shepherd 1/30/1888 3/15/1916
Sparkman Onslow James Gurganus 5/22/1888 1/31/1909
Promise Onslow A.F. Paderick 8/8/1888 2/8/1898
Loco Onslow Caleb S. Hewett 12/10/1888 1/31/1903
Charles Onslow Carrie S. Freshwater 10/16/1889 4/17/1894
Wolf Pit #2 Onslow Lydia A. Redd 2/4/1890 9/15/1891
Marines #2 Onslow Edward S. Smith 4/2/1890 9/30/1941 Was Pollard.
Springer Onslow Owen Gurganes 10/9/1890 7/31/1917
Flox Duplin Onslow Daniel A. Williams 2/19/1891 5/15/1907 Was Purgatory in Duplin Co.  Onslow Co. 1891.
Holly Ridge Onslow Chapell M. Roberts 6/21/1893 Hollyridge until 1951.
Quincy Onslow James M. Henderson 12/23/1893 2/28/1903
Paloalto Onslow Nathaniel S. Shepherd 6/1/1894 4/30/1902
Verona Onslow Daniel E. Humphrey 9/21/1894 9/30/1960 Was Amans Store.
Bayview Onslow Samuel Marshburn 2/12/1895 8/30/1902
Dixon Onslow Frank Dixon 2/12/1895 4/30/1954
Belgrade Onslow Frederick C. Henderson 9/15/1899 9/30/1902
Deppe Onslow Mary C. Deppe 9/3/1901 2/28/1911
Kellum Onslow Benjamin L. Parker 11/30/1901 3/31/1926
Hacroft Onslow William C. Allen 3/22/1902 8/31/1904
Folkstone Onslow Mary E. Capps 7/14/1902 4/30/1954 Was Stump Sound.
Gillett Onslow Christopher C. Brown 11/10/1905 9/30/1941
Padgett Onslow John T. Padgett 12/2/1907 3/31/1923
Hawsrun Onslow Jerry D. Parker 6/1/1909 6/30/1912
Blakesville Onslow Alonzo E. Blake 10/26/1912 10/15/1913
Shelter Onslow Hiram F. Coston 2/17/1916 7/15/1916
Narrissa Onslow Beulah Russell 7/13/1916 6/15/1925


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