Jackson County Post Offices

     
Addie - discontinued 7-31-1920, mail delivered to Sylva

Alice - Name changed to Willets 2-28-1903

Argura - discontinued 2-20-1914, mail delivered  to Tuckaseigee.  Reinstated 2-1923,  discontinued 5-31-1953, mail delivered to Tuckaseigee

Balsam - discontinued 7-20-1874.  Reinstated 7-1885,   discontinued 9-2-1887.  Reinstated 9-15-1888, discontinued 7-25-1898, mail delivered to Dillsboro

Barker's Creek - name changed from Compton 12-21-1905.  Discontinued 10-15-1920, mail delivered to Wilmot

Bessie - discontinued 8-15-1938, mail delivered to Erastus

Beta - discontinued 1-31-1934, mail delivered to Sylva

Big Ridge - discontinued 12-15-1936, mail delivered to Glenville

Big Spring - discontinuted 3-29-1860.  Reinstated 2-5-1869.  Name changed to Compton 10-26-1903

Bluefield - rescinded 12-30-1901

Cashiers - name changed from Cashiers Valley 9-1-1881

Cashiers Valley - name changed to Cashiers 9-1-1881

Caters Hill - discontinued 4-12-1873

Cathey - discontinued 10-14-1901, mail delivered to Wolf Mountain

Choga - discontinued 10-6-1882, mail delivered to Norton

Coalside - discontinued 8-15-1916, mail delivered to Cashiers

Compton - name changed from Big Spring 10-26-1903, name changed to Barker's Creek 12-21-1905

Cowarts - Rich Mountain post office moved to Cowarts 6-13-1889. Discontinued 5-31-1953, mail delivered to Cullowhee

Cullowhee- discontinued 10-30-1906, mail delivered to Speedwell.  Reinstated 4-18-1908

Custer - discontinued 5-15-1906, mail delivered to Argura

Deets - discontinued, moved to Green Creek 9-30-1913

Dillsboro - still in use

East LaPort - discontinued 5-24-1843.  Reinstated 7-15-1846, discontinued 1-7-1854.  Reinstated 8-5-1858, discontinued 11-15-1955, mail delivered to Cullowhee

Effie - discontinued 1-22-1912, mail delivered to Whiteside Cove

Erastus - discontinued 5-31-1953, mail delivered to Cullowhee

Fall Cliff - discontinued 12-21-1882, mail delivered to Cullowhee.  Reinstated 3-8-1886, discontinued 9-15-1920, mail delivered to Speedwell

Favil - discontinued 7-13-1889, mail delivered to Webster

Feldspar - discontinued 1-18-1889, mail delivered to Cashiers

Fernhurst - discontinued 5-19-1906, mail delivered to Fall Cliff

Fidelty - discontinued 1-25-1901, mail delivered to Wolf Mountain

Gay - discontinued 5-31-1953, mail delivered to Sylva

Georgetown - discontinued 12-11-1866.  Reinstated 2-28-1879, discontinued 5-31-1909, mail delivered to Cashiers

Glenville - Name changed from Hamburgh 1-29-1891

Granite - discontinued 8-9-1906, mail delivered to Whiteside Cove

Greens Creek - Deets moved to Greens Creek 2-9-1906.  Discontinued 2-28-1954, mail delivered to Sylva

Grimshawes - name changed from Whiteside Cove 9-11-1909.  Discontinued 5-31-1953, mail delivered to Highlands.  The smallest post office in the United States.

Hamburgh - discontinued 6-25-1858.  Reinstated 9-21-1876, name changed to Glenville 1-29-1891

Harris - name changed from Harris Mine 1-7-1896.  Discontinued 4-30-1911, mail delivered to Webster

Harris Mine - name changed to Harris 1-7-1896

Heady Mountain - discontinued 1-30-1860

Hidden Mountain - discontinued 2-2-1883, mail delivered to Cashiers.  Reinstated 2-12-1885, discontinued 8-5-1887

High Top - discontinued 12-11-1866

Hogback Valley - discontinued 2-5-1861

Hooper - discontinued 10-1-1887, mail delivered to East LaPort

Hoosier - discontinued 9-20-1894, mail delivered to Cowarts

Hornet - discontinued 5-31-1932, mail delivered to Wolf Mountain

Horneyhead - discontinued 9-7-1895, mail delivered to Cathey

Horse Cove - discontinued 12-11-1866

Junaluska - discontinued 12-5-1882.  Name changed to Whittier 11-12-1885

Keolin - discontinued 12-24-1891

Kilgo - name changed from Kilgore 7-30-1912.  Discontinued 6-30-1917, mail delivered to Cashiers

Kilgore - name changed to Kilgo 7-30-1912

Neddy Rock - discontinued 2-8-1878

Norton - discontinued 5-31-1953, mail delivered to Cullowhee

Ocala - discontinued 4-30-1912, mail delivered to Cashiers

Ocona Lufty - discontinued 12-11-1846.  Reinstated 10-9-1867, became part of Swain County in 1871

Oscar - discontinued 10-10-1897, mail delivered to Speedwell

Painter - discontinued 12-26-1883, mail delivered to Webster.  Reinstated 7-15-1889, discontinued 4-18-1908, mail delivered to Cullowhee

Quallatown - discontinued 5-14-1868.  Reinstated 2-1-1869, discontinued 10-2-1902, mail delivered to Whittier

Raper - discontinued 1-16-1888, mail delivered to Hamburgh

Reliance - discontinued 7-3-1891

Rich Mountain - discontinued 10-21-1881.  Reinstated 4-19-1883.  Moved to Cowarts 6-13-1889.  Reinstated 5-14-1901, discontinued 2-28-1929, mail delivered to Cowarts

Sapphire - transferred to Transylvania County sometime after 1908, date unknown

Savannah - discontinued 11-1-1854

Savannahville - discontinued 5-1-1852, mail delivered to Savannah

Scott's Creek - moved to Webster 11-28-1857. discontinued 9-6-1899, mail delivered to Alice

Snider - discontinued 11-5-1885, mail delivered to Balsam

Soco - rescinded 10-7-1908

Speedwell - discontinued 10-31-1952, mail delivered to Cullowhee

Sylva - still in use

Talpha - discontinued 9-30-1907, mail delivered to Cashiers

Tatham - rescinded 2-28-1901

Tuckasegee - name changed from Tuckaseigee 3-1-1946

Tuckaseigee - name changed to Tuckasegee 3-1-1946

Tunnell - discontinued 1-20-1888, mail delivered to Dillsboro

Webster - Scott's Creek post office moved to Webster 11-28-1857

Wesleyanna - discontinued 6-21-1886 (office was never operational)

Whiteside Cove - name changed to Grimshawes 9-11-1909

Whittier - name changed from Junaluska 11-12-1885.  Post office was in Swain County prior to 1935

Willets - name changed from Alice 2-28-1903.  Discontinued 7-31-1934, mail delivered to Balsam

Wilmot - discontinued 8-15-1922, mail delivered to Whittier

Wolf Mountain - discontinued 5-31-1953, mail delivered to Tuckasegee

Woods - discontinued 1-27-1876