See also: Elena, Henderson
1890 February 5, Elena, first Post Office to serve the Big Bend vicinity.
1906 July 19, Henderson.
1922 April 22, Post Office named Big Bend, Shasta County, California established as a changed name from Henderson. Located along the Pit River where the river makes a horseshoe shaped curve, approximatley 22 iles from the community of Montgomery Creek.
Laura Fowler was the postmaster when Henderson changed its name to Big Bend, thus she was the first postmaster.
1941 October 30, Mrs. Martha E. Lofton, Postmaster.
1961 August 31, Miss Mary E. Lofton, Postmaster.
1962 June 22, Mrs. Gladys E. Pringle, Postmaster.
1969, Rosemary Henson Vance, Postmaster.
1970, Barbara Swanson, Postmaster.
1979, Shirlene Moore Green, Postmaster.