Post Offices & Post Masters of Owyhee County

OWYHEE COUNTY IDAHO

A PART OF THE IDGENWEB PROJECT

Owyhee County's
Post Offices & Post Masters

A listing of current & historical Post Offices and their Post Masters since 1864.

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WALTERS FERRY (1893-1899)

    Also as Lower Ferry
Located: Sect. 17, Twp. 1 S, Rng. 2 W
    9 miles NW of Murphy, it was located on an important trail where pioneers crossed on the way to Oregon on the north bank in Canyon County.

WAYLAND (1896-1898)

Established: 28 Mar 1896
Discontinued: 3 Nov 1898
    Mail Sent ot Bruneau Valley
Post Master(s):
Grace Stone, Mar. 8, 1896
George Pennington, June 4, 1896

WICKAHONEY (1894-1911)

Located: Section 27, Twp. 11 S, Rng. 4 E
    Abt. 45 miles S of Bruneau
Established: 22 July 1894
Discontinued: 31 Oct 1911
Post Master: Dow Dunning

WILSON (1897-1923)

Located: Sect. 11, twp. 1 S, Rng. 3 W
    On the S. bank of Snake River, 20 miles SE of Marsing, 14 Mile Nw of Murphy.
Established: 28 Sep 1897
Discontinued: 31 Oct 1923
Post Master(s):
Rudd, Nelson, 28 Sep 1897
Pheobe Cox, November 1, 1898
John E. Keich, May 16, 1906
Catherine Hurley, July 16, 1913
John E. Keich, December 15, 1916

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