Rowan 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
Salisbury Rowan George Lauman 6/12/1792
Lexington Rowan Davidson Richard Leach 10/1/1800 Davidson Co. in 1828.
Mocksville Rowan Davie Basil Gaither 3/17/1810 Mocks Old Field until 1823.  Davie Co. 1836.
Mount Vernon Rowan Jacob Krider 5/27/1822 2/29/1904
Houstons Store Rowan John Houston 9/16/1822 4/22/1843
China Grove Rowan Noah Partee 11/27/1823 6/30/1846 Changed to Luthersville 6/30/1846.
Thyatin Rowan James W. Ramsay 5/23/1825
Jersey Settlement Rowan Davidson Meshack Pinkston 4/26/1827 Davidson Co. in 1836.
Miranda Rowan John McConnaughey 9/12/1827 1/25/1871
County Line Rowan Davie Andrew Griffin 2/21/1828 Davie Co. 1836.
Fulton Rowan Davie Joseph Hanes 9/7/1828 Davie Co. 1836.
Wood Grove Rowan Julius J. Reeves 4/12/1830 4/22/1843 Changed to Mount Ulla 4/22/1843.
Cowansville Rowan John Cowan 3/18/1831 1/7/1856 Changed to Rowan Mills 1/7/1856.
Palermo Rowan William P. Cooke 11/30/1831 10/26/1835
Smith Grove Rowan Davie Isham P. Ellis 3/26/1834 Davie Co. 1836.
Millville Rowan Alexander Holshouser 6/15/1838 5/13/1839 Changed to Rockville 5/13/1839.
Rockville Rowan David Fraley 5/13/1839 12/11/1866 Was Millville.
Mount Ulla Rowan James Cowan 4/22/1843 10/24/1899 Was Wood Grove.  Spelled Mountulla in 1894.
Gold Hill Rowan Robert E. Rives 5/15/1844
Luthersville Rowan John D. Schick 6/30/1846 12/10/1849 Was China Grove.  Changed back to China Grove 12/10/1849.
Calaubria Rowan Simeon D. Perler 9/20/1847 12/6/1866
Spring Grove Iredell Iredell Richard Graham 9/22/1847 Rowan Co. 1847.  Back in Iredell Co. 1855.
China Grove #2 Rowan Richard Harris 12/10/1849 12/3/1855 Was Luthersville.
Organ Church Rowan Moses Barringer 7/14/1851 12/31/1858
Bringles Ferry Rowan Lawrence A. Bringle 12/20/1853 8/4/1870
Woodleaf Rowan Daniel Wood 9/4/1855 Wood Leaf until 1877.
Eufaula Rowan Philip A. Correll 12/31/1855 8/15/1859 Changed to China Grove 8/15/1859.
Rowan Mills Rowan Osborn G. Foard 1/7/1856 2/25/1884 Was Cowansville.  Changed to Third Creek 2/25/1884.
Rosemans Store Rowan M.A. Roseman 6/17/1856 12/11/1866
Laurel Branch Rowan Allison Stirewalt 1/20/1857 12/11/1866
China Grove #3 Rowan John A. Hess 8/15/1859 Was Eufaula.
South River Rowan S.S. Trott 3/24/1860 5/6/1867
Pool Rowan John F. Hodges 2/6/1872 9/15/1906
Rockwell Rowan Peter Miller 3/1/1872
Crawfords Range Rowan Weston G. Hamilton 12/31/1873 11/2/1875
Watsonville Rowan William F. Watson 7/20/1874 6/30/1903
Atwells Rowan Obediah W. Atwell 7/23/1874 6/19/1876 Changed to Harts 6/19/1876.
Mill Bridge Rowan Mary E. McCublin 7/23/1874 9/30/1903
South River #2 Rowan Robert H. Foard 6/8/1875 11/15/1907
Edmistonville Cabarrus Rowan A. Himons Edmiston 8/4/1875 4/24/1886 Rowan Co. 1875.  Changed to Edmiston 4/24/1886.
Bostians Rowan Sophia L. Bostian 8/6/1875 7/16/1877
Heilig Rowan William J. Heilig 8/6/1875 6/30/1903 Heiligs Mills until 1894.
Harts Rowan Samuel B. Hart 6/19/1876 9/14/1903 Was Atwells.
Enochville Rowan Aaron Yost 8/31/1877 3/15/1907
Millertown Rowan Henry W. Miller 5/28/1878 9/15/1906
Bear Poplar Rowan Lucy J. Kistler 9/12/1878 2/11/1966
Villa Franca Rowan Margaret J. Freeze 9/12/1878 1/2/1883
Blackmer Rowan John A. Thompson 4/3/1879 3/31/1903
Garfield Rowan William A. Cambell 8/9/1880 5/30/1903
Verble Rowan Julius B. Sheets 12/15/1881 6/30/1902
Craige Rowan James A. Reid 5/18/1882 6/4/1883
Craven Rowan Allen H. Newsome 10/30/1882 10/15/1915
Rock Rowan James O. Ludwick 6/26/1883 7/16/1906
Murat Rowan R.A. Rusk 1/29/1884 8/31/1885
Third Creek Rowan William L. Allison 2/25/1884 3/2/1887 Was Rowan Mills.  Changed to Cleveland 3/2/1887.
Zeb Rowan John L. Ketchy 3/24/1884 5/15/1903
Phi Rowan Thomas C. Baker 6/11/1884 2/29/1904
Alpha Rowan Carson A. Guffy 6/19/1884 2/29/1904
Miranda #2 Rowan Ida J. Graham 2/9/1886 9/30/1903
Edmiston Rowan Sarah J. Furr 4/24/1886 8/3/1894 Was Edmistonville.  Changed to Sunnyside 8/3/1894.
Saw Rowan Monroe L. Townsend 5/4/1886 6/30/1903
Russell Rowan John F. Russell 6/19/1886 2/28/1903
Lipe Rowan Laura L. Lipe 8/17/1886 6/30/1902
Lentz Rowan John P. Lentz 8/23/1886 6/30/1902
Omega Rowan Emma J. Patterson 8/23/1886 2/29/1904
Manning Rowan John E. Briggs 1/12/1887 6/15/1906
Cleveland Rowan William A. Allison 3/2/1887 Was Third Creek.
Litaker Rowan Charles D. Bostian 8/22/1888 8/23/1890
Organ Church #2 Rowan David Beaver 10/9/1888 11/30/1906
Yost Rowan Rufus A. Yost 10/9/1888 8/10/1889
Faith Rowan John W. Frick 1/24/1889 7/16/1906
Rowan Rowan Adam E. Sherrill 1/24/1889 11/22/1899 Changed to Mount Ulla 11/22/1899.
Lisk Rowan James A. Lisk 4/4/1890 9/15/1906
Trading Ford Rowan George W. Long 4/4/1890 1/15/1906
Mitford Rowan Joshua W. Deal 3/14/1891 3/31/1903
Woodside Rowan John F. Wiley 8/7/1891 1/15/1902 Changed to Granite Quarry 1/15/1902.
Eli Rowan Eli D.A. Beaver 4/12/1892 4/30/1902
Yost #2 Rowan Thornton M. Yost 6/2/1892 10/31/1906
Goldknob Rowan Lucy E. Williams 8/31/1892 3/31/1904
Sunnyside Rowan Cabarrus Sarah J. Furr 8/3/1894 Was Edmiston.  Cabarrus Co. 1902.
Peeler Rowan Henry C. Peeler 10/26/1894 4/14/1904
Spencer Rowan Hugh Smith 5/15/1897
Crescent Rowan J.M.L. Lyerly 3/5/1898 5/29/1925
Ragle Rowan Mary J. Ragle 3/7/1898 4/13/1899
Bingham Rowan Abner L. Hall 4/20/1898 6/30/1902
Randall Rowan Arthur R. Walter 4/15/1899 3/31/1903
Mount Ulla #2 Rowan Adam E. Sherrill 11/22/1899 Was Rowan.
Barber Rowan John T. Barber 5/11/1900
Granite Quarry Rowan William S. Brown 1/15/1902 Was Woodside.
Lyerly Rowan Mary A. Lyerly 2/3/1902 1/31/1907
Landis Rowan Joel Corriher 7/17/1902
Ragle #2 Rowan James D. Baxley 11/13/1903 9/30/1905
East Spencer Rowan William J. Hatley 2/12/1913
Faith #2 Rowan Lawson J. McCombs 2/26/1932


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