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Nov152016

Madeline

1875 September 16, 4th Class Post Office established as Madeline, Lassen, California located 20 miles south of Hayden Hill and  23 miles north of Merrillville per Postasl Route Map. Named for a little girl killed in an 1850 Indian attack on the community.

Herrick L. Cheney, First Postmaster.

1878 April 16, George R. Walker, Postmaster.

1878 August 26, Post Office discontinued.

1879 May 2, Post Office re-established with George O. Ford as Postmaster.

1882 July 3, William T. Summers, Postmaster.

1882 October 17, Post Office discontinued.

1887 May 14, Post Office re-established with Elmer Van Loan as Postmaster.

1895 July 9, Ollie Loomis, Postmaster.

1897 October 2, Ollie Van Loan, Postmaster.

1899 March 8, Edward Pinkston, Postmaster.

1899 August 31, Maggie Trimble, Postmaster.

1900 October 13, Edward Pinkston, Postmaster.

1902 April 30, Post Office moved 4 miles north and Charles G. Sprague became Postmaster.

1905 December 14, Robert W. Brasher, Postmaster.

1912 March 26, John L. Berkey, Postmaster.

1921 July 27, Esther Mae Evans, Postmaster.

1922 April 4, Laura B. Evans, Postmaster.

1923 June 14, Mrs. Nora P. Stewart, Postmaster.

1926 October 12, Mrs. Lennice F. Kerr, Postmaster.

1929 January 10, Nellie S. Stilson, Postmaster.

1929 April 30, Oro H. smith, Postmaster.

1930 January 22, Mrs. Flora W. Olsen, Postmaster.

1930 December 3, Clara M. Carman, Postmaster.

1931 November 4, Mrs. Anna H. Bradford, Postmaster.

1946 December 31, Mrs. Laudine M. Allen, Postmaster.

 

 

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