Harnett County, NC Post Offices - 1855 to 1971

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Post Office Original County Final County (If Changed) First US Postmaster Date Started Date Discontinued Comments
Northington Cumberland Harnett Alexander MacDougald 8/14/1829 12/11/1866 Harnett Co. 1855.
Johnsonville Cumberland Harnett Alexander Johnson 5/18/1832 12/11/1866 Harnett Co. 1855.
Neills Creek Cumberland Harnett Cornelius H. Cofield 10/30/1850 12/8/1858 Harnett Co. 1855.  Changed to Winslow 12/8/1858.
Averysborough Cumberland Harnett Neill S. Stewart 4/4/1855 7/14/1884 Harnett Co. 1855.   Averysboro from 1858 to 1884.  Changed to Averasboro 7/14/1884.
Harrington Cumberland Harnett William D. Harrington 6/9/1855 4/15/1909 Harnett Co. 1855.  
Summerville Cumberland Harnett Malcom McKay 10/13/1855 10/14/1908 Harnett Co. 1855.  
Buey's Creek Harnett Julius W. McLeod 1/15/1856 12/6/1866
Mill Grove Harnett John McNeill 4/4/1856 4/20/1857
Bunns Level Harnett William Parker 4/15/1856 12/16/1865 Changed to Mill Grove 12/16/1865.
Norval Harnett Nathan Douglass 10/25/1858 2/19/1878
Winslow Harnett Cornelius H. Cofield 12/8/1858 7/30/1904 Was Neills Creek.
Barclaysville Cumberland Harnett Leocadia J. Barclay 6/10/1859 4/15/1915 Harnett Co. 1859.
Mill Grove #2 Harnett Roxana C. McNeill 12/16/1865 8/9/1869 Was Bunns Level.
McNeills Ferry Harnett Jacob Reardon 3/20/1866 8/9/1869
Chalk Level Cumberland Harnett John D. Pegram 8/1/1867 9/15/1908 Harnett Co. 1867.
Harnett C.H. Harnett Thomas T. Vestal 4/30/1868 10/19/1874 Changed to Lillington 10/19/1874.
Spout Springs Harnett Neil McPhail 4/18/1870 11/22/1904 Spout Springs until 1894.  Changed to Flee Hill 11/22/1904.
Bunns Level #2 Harnett McLeod Barnes 5/22/1872 7/7/1894 Changed to Bunnlevel 7/7/1894.
Lillington Harnett Andrew T. Kivett 10/19/1874 Was Harnett C.H.
Troyville Harnett Joseph A. Stewart 6/15/1877 7/13/1903 Changed to Coats 7/13/1903.
Bowie's Creek Harnett James A. Johnson 4/11/1878 6/16/1898 Changed to Long 6/16/1898.
Bradleys Store Harnett Andrew N. Bradley 9/16/1879 1/23/1905 Changed to Kipling 1/23/1905.
Variety Grove Harnett Daniel C. McLean 9/16/1879 2/16/1897
Westville Harnett Jacob West 9/16/1879 10/31/1913
Amo Harnett Lutlur W. Washburn 1/11/1881 12/29/1881
Wade Harnett Julius J. Wade 6/9/1882 9/24/1886 Changed to Lucknow 9/24/1886.
May Harnett Marshall V. Prince 12/6/1883 11/15/1904
Averasboro Harnett Neill S. Stewart 7/14/1884 12/14/1903 Was Averysboro.
Stewarts Academy Harnett Daniel Stewart 9/11/1884 2/2/1892
Turlington Harnett Leonidas L. Turlington 10/6/1885 11/30/1907
Norval #2 Harnett William J. Kelly 12/7/1885 10/31/1908
Leaflet Harnett Ann B. Withers 4/7/1886 10/31/1908
Alasco Harnett Thomas McLamb 8/17/1886 7/3/1891
Lucknow Harnett Julius J. Wade 9/24/1886 11/26/1886 Was Wade.  Changed to Dunn 11/26/1886.
Dunn Harnett Julius J. Wade 11/26/1886 Was Lucknow.
McGills Harnett Hugh M. Cameron 11/22/1887 11/2/1888
Dickinson Harnett Daniel M. McKay 1/25/1888 12/2/1903
Key Harnett William Byrd 1/25/1888 7/31/1903
Poes Harnett Henry H. Poe 1/25/1888 2/9/1899 Changed to Buies Creek 2/9/1899.
Toomer Harnett James A. Morgan 12/10/1888 7/3/1891 Per 1855 NC/SC Map by Johnson, this was first County Seat in 1855.
Chafin Harnett John L.A. Brown 2/8/1890 10/31/1908
Wythe Harnett James A. Morgan 8/20/1890 4/29/1905
Polk Harnett Thaddeus E. Smith 1/8/1891 11/15/1904
Mohawk Harnett Roary B. Douglass 8/12/1891 10/31/1908
Helena Harnett Andrew F. Johnson 4/21/1892 7/29/1893
Fishcreek Harnett John A. Byrd 6/2/1892 10/31/1908
Paolia Harnett Hugh D. McCormick 8/26/1892 5/14/1906
Legal Harnett James H. Brown 4/17/1894 10/31/1908
Bunnlevel Harnett William W. Allen 7/7/1894 Was Bunns Level.
Linden Harnett Bettie A. Jones 3/7/1895 1914 A New Linden created in Cumberland Co. 6/4/1914 - not this town.
Long Harnett William J. Long 6/16/1898 7/30/1904 Was Bowie's Creek.
Buies Creek Harnett Allison D. Byrd 2/9/1899 Was Poes.
Angier Harnett Benton F. Williams 7/14/1899
Thornwall Cumberland Harnett Jonathan E. Elliott 1/16/1903 10/31/1932 Harnett Co. 1903.
Cambro Harnett William J. Johnson 3/18/1903 12/15/1911
Chalybeate Springs Harnett William L. Senter 5/16/1903 4/30/1958
Coats Harnett Andrew D. Coats 7/13/1903 Was Troyville.
Duke Harnett Felix M. McKay 9/30/1903 1/1/1926 Changed to Erwin 1/1/1926.
Flee Hill Harnett Charles B. Kelly 11/22/1904 3/29/1906 Was Spout Springs.  Changed to Pineview 3/29/1906.
Kipling Harnett Neill A. Smith 1/23/1905 Was Bradleys Store.
Spout Springs #2 Harnett William L. Smith 5/26/1905 8/15/1923
Pineview Harnett Charles B. Kelly 3/29/1906 7/15/1942 Was Flee Hill.
Dewberry Harnett Wooster N. McClung 7/26/1907 3/2/1908 Changed to Rock Branch 3/2/1908.
Rock Branch Harnett Wooster N. McClung 3/2/1908 4/21/1913 Was Dewberry.  Changed to Olivia 4/21/1913.
Argo Harnett Duncan Darroch 6/12/1909 3/15/1914
Harnett Harnett John C. Bain 6/28/1909 6/15/1918
Olivia Harnett Willard A. Racker 4/21/1913 716/1915 Was Rock Branch.  Changed back to Rock Branch 7/16/1915.
Overhills Harnett John T. Bowers 3/19/1914
Mamers Harnett Conrad E. Thomas 7/1/1914
Rock Branch #2 Harnett Daniel P. McDonald 7/16/1915 4/8/1916 Was Olivia.  Changed back to Olivia 4/8/1916.
Casma Harnett Julius C. Ashworth 9/27/1915 10/31/1943
Olivia #2 Harnett Daniel P. McDonald 4/8/1916 Was Rock Branch.  
Erwin Harnett Felix M. McKay 1/1/1926 Was Duke.


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