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MAP OF EARLY POST OFFICES • VILLAGES CUMBERLAND COUNTY - APPROXIMATE LOCATIONS
These small villages and post offices have existed, but their locations are unknown.
Bowen P.O. established February 14, 1841, discontinued August 1, 1841;
Cedron Post Office established October 21, 1852, discontinued April 25, 1856;
Onward Post Office established October 24, 1887, discontinued December 5, 1887;
Paoli Post Office established September 6, 1892, discontinued June 20, 1895;
Towertown Post Office established Mar. 24, 1852, discontinued October 21, 1856.;
Norviel RFD Toledo - southeast of Toledo.
Ref: "Counties of Illinois - Their Origins and Evolution," compiled and published by Paul Powell, Secretary of State.

Post Office Map

GREENUP POST OFFICE
postoffice

(Originally established in Coles County)
Name Title Data Appointed
Alexander H. Lathrop Postmaster 11/05/1834
James Ewart Postmaster 05/03/1836
Changed to Cumberland County on July 19, 1815
Daniel C. Decius Postmaster 07/19/1845
Sylvester W. Huffent Postmaster 09/17/1849
Allison C. Poorman Postmaster 12/10/1849
Charles Nisewanger Postmaster 04/10/1851
Charles McKnight Postmaster 02/02/1852
Charles Nisewanger
Postmaster 04/22/1853
Reuben Bloomfield Postmaster 03/29/1855
Clark C. Starkweather Postmaster 03/27/1856
Gesham Monohan Postmaster 01/20/1859
Mrs. Lucy LaDow Postmaster 07/02/1861
Charles Nisewanger Postmaster 09/16/1863
Adoniram J. Ewart Postmaster 03/18/1869
Dewin C. Robertson Postmaster 02/17/1881
James M. King Postmaster 08/26/1885
R. T. Coliver Postmaster 12/14/1886
William H. McDonald Postmaster 01/19/1887
William 0. Denman Postmaster 12/08/1887
Shannon Wilson Postmaster 07/20/1888
Dewin C. Robertson Postmaster 05/24/1889
Miss Ida M. Robertson Postmaster 01/21/1891
Jesse B. Bell Postmaster 09/01/1893
George G. Monohon Postmaster 02/16/1898
Joseph G. Greeson Postmaster 12/14/1904
James N. Nunamaker Postmaster 05/20/1913
William H. Rodebaugh Postmaster 12/06/19)8
Peter H. Conzet Postmaster 01/30/1923
Loren C. Bowman Acting Postmaster 06715/1932
Charles W. Sampson Postmaster 05/29/1935
Lawrence L. McMorris Acting Postmaster 12/18/1936
Lawrence L. McMorris Postmaster 05/07/1937
Carl H. Bland Acting Postmaster 06/15/1941
Rufus A. Carrel! Postmaster 05/28/1942
Loren C. Bowman Acting Postmaster 04/30 /1958
Loren C. Bowman Postmaster 05/31/1960
Dean F. Fasig Officer ln Charge 05/28/1971
Richard C. Hayden Postmaster 07/31/1971
Dean F. Fasig Officer ln Charge 05/18/1979
David L. Owen Postmaster 03/08/1980
Keith A. Fear Officer ln Charge 11/30/1990
Ronald D. Kesterson Postmaster 04720/1991


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