List of Unclaimed Letters

Source: The Newton Press
©Transcribed by Kim Torp


Jan 2, 1874 - List of letters remaining in the Post Office, which, if not called for in thirty days will be sent to Postoffice Department as dead letters. Any persons calling for any of these letters, please say they were advertised:

Nancy Jane Carter
John Curtice
E.N. Eastwars
Stephen W. Hubbards
Miss Williams Harrod
John Loughran
Adna Laws
Joseph M. Miller
John Mesenger
Mrs. Elizabeth Myers
Samuel Marchell
John Newman


Iredell Spoon, P.M. Newton, Ill., Jan 1st, 1874



Feb 20, 1874 - List of letters remaining in the Post Office, which, if not called for in thirty days will be sent to Postoffice Department as dead letters. Any persons calling for any of these letters, please say they were advertised:

Ira Ames
Roland Bonny
John D. Cawtt
Tom Casey
Willard F. Dodd
Miss Lacy Ent
Otto Glowke
Milton Hencely
Henry Ingle
Mrs. Emeline Jackson
B.E. Jones
Robt. Reed
Rev. Robt. Shinn
Mary M. Smith
Emie C. Stanton
F.M. Selby
Joseph Feistman
John Waterman
Frances Yates

Iredell Spoon, P.M. Newton, Ill., Feb. 1st, 1874


March 6, 1874 - List of letters remaining in the Post Office, which, if not called for in thirty days will be sent to Postoffice Department as dead letters. Any persons calling for any of these letters, please say they were advertised:

James Beckwith
Mrs. Sarah A. Calhoon
Mrs. C.H. Crocker
Miss Mollie Crover
Isaiah B. Carnes
John Curtice
Miss C.H. Dundson
John Fipfer
E.N. Eastman
Miss William Harrod, 2
Malissa Harlen
Thomas Hillard
Samuel Marchell
C.J. Howsel
Henry Lundy
John Laughrin
Miss A. Lattner
John Messenger
Davis McRenson(?)
Joseph Miller
John Miller
John Newman
Miss Josephena Powles
Daniel Read
Morgan Thomas
Peter Weber

Iredell Spoon, P.M. Newton, Ill., March 2d, 1874


May 7, 1874 - List of letters remaining in the Post Office, which, if not called for in thirty days will be sent to Postoffice Department as dead letters. Any persons calling for any of these letters, please say they were advertised:

C. Boyer
D. Brown
L. Elston
George Daler
D. Hobblen (2)
W.H. Hough
S.A. Kingley
T. Nortor
John Spics
Wm. A. Brown
N.J. Cowhern
C.W. Gustin
N. Hollenshead
Phil Helsegle (2)
Soloman Jenne
Jacob Mason
Mollie Sparling
S.C. Tate
Geo. Wright

June 4, 1874: List of letters remaining in the Post Office, which, if not called for in thirty days will be sent to Postoffice Department as dead letters. Any persons calling for any of these letters, please say they were advertised:

John Bull
Willis Barnett, Sr.
Isaac S. Birneman
Rebeca L. Clark
D.C. Crampton
John Fear
Mary A. Ganes
Miss S. Kross
John L. Marker
Miss K. Morgan
Anton Marties
Dr. G.W. Rodecker
C. Robinson
Allen Sparks
Mollie Sharling
Samuel Wer?ey
Sarah K. WAgner
Abraham Widmen
S.B. Williams
Kate Wagner


I. SPOON, P.M. Newton, Ill., June 1st, 1874



List of letters remaining in the Post Office at this place and uncalled for - published in the Newton Press on August 6, 1874:

Elizabeth Bicklem
James C. Beard
Lue C. Barkickman
Walter Grimes
N.C. Hencen
B.W. Large
J.M. Lewis
James Hamilton
Fanny MOrtland
David Monsoin
Julia Parn
Peter Sutton
Slocum Rescum
James C. Lewis


Published in the Newton Press Oct. 8, 1874:
The following is the list of letters remaining in the Newton Postoffice up to Oct. 1st [1874], which, if not called for within 30 days, will be sent to the dead letter office:

D.C. Arnold
F.M. Brut
Wm, Clifford
J.W. Dixon
A. Hackitt
John M. Homes
Lida A. Hord
Will Lindsey
Mary J. Lewis
Phillip MItchell
Jos. W. Mason
F.D. Sanktmeri
Andrew Sho?z
P.J. SMith
N.C. Thomas
Ross, Ray & Bro.



Published in the Newton Press Nov. 5, 1874:
The following is the list of letters remaining in the Newton Postoffice up to November 1st, which if not called for within 30 days, will be sent to the dead letter office:

Dasson, Thomas
Derarn, Flem.
Gorham, E.E.
Harris, Caroline
Hall, Wm. C.
Harris, O.W.
Jones, J.M.
Jolens, Wm.
Kreegan, Serilda E.
Lightfoot, Joseph
Lewis, Mary Jane
Moore, J.H.
Sheck (Shock?), Laura Mrs.
Stolts, Armilda Mrs.
Treator, A.M.
Weigand, W.



Published in the Newton Press Feb. 4, 1875:
List of letters remaining in the Postoffice uncalled for up to 31st day of January, 1875.

J.B. Cunningham, J.C. Clark 3; Rev. Thos. M. Chestnut; Miss Martha Courtretch; J. Condits; Alonzo Clark; Cynthia Guernsey; James Hammon; Fred Horlacher; Taylor Hamlake; David Kiser; John Leach; John Meller; Ada C. McCorkle; Edward Parker; Canthem Quack; F.K. Sanders; Gray Sayers; A.S. Stern; Hester Werley; Fransis Worley; Edgar Whiting.

I. Spoon, P.M.


List of letters remaining in the Post Office at this place and uncalled for for the month ending June 30, 1876:

Wirt & Redman
Allison, Issac
Gorman, James
McFall, Julia A.
Phillips, D.W.
Sutherland, Maria
Sanders, Miss Mary
Grace, J.B.
Kraum, J.W.
McCoy, F.M.
Ross, John F.
Sutton, Owen
Warman, Lida



List of letters remaining in the Post Office at this place and uncalled for for the month ending April 30, 1876:

Archer, F.L.
Admy, M.M.
Bryant, J.H.
Baroon, C.
Daniels, S.
Engler, P.
Harper, L.M.
Holden, M.Y.
James, J.
Jones, R.
McNell, S.
Patton, Wm.
Smith, K.
Smite, R.M.





List of letters remaining in the Newton Post Office and uncalled for for the month ending July 31, 1876:

Auspach, John

Anderson, Emma

Clark, Mrs. R.

Howerton, C. & Bro.

Linthacum, E.

McGregor & Co.

Mulheron, P.

Reaves, John

Stevenson, D.

Wing, Mrs. G.P.




List of letters remaining in the P.O. at this place and uncalled for for the month ending February 29, 1876. (Newton Press, March 9, 1876)

Ashton, Josiah
Cornwall, Augustus
Davis, James H.
Fisher, D.S.
Harris, Theodore
Krouse, Miss P.
Lambert, E.L.
Wrily, Mary
Rush, William
Craft, P.R.
Elkins, Waly (or Waty?)
Gregory, Lewis L.
Jones, John R.
Lewis, Miss S.M.
Smith, Miss Sarah


The following is a list of letters remaining in this post office uncalled for for the month ending September 30th [1876]:

Durgan, J.W.

Hallingworth, D.

Halbany, Miss B.

Linthman, Miss E.

Fruit, E.D.

Tevis, J.H.

Whelerhill, A.

Vanallen, R.E.

Watts, J.

West, S.


The following is a list of letters remaining in this post office uncalled for for the month ending November 30th [1876]

Brown, Hadley, 2

Mulhour, Hugh

Bohrer, John

Mapes, Thos.

Carvin, L.

Kirk, Nancy

Kerns (?), L.D.

Phillis, S.H.

Hake, L.

Quinstard, M.

Hulbert, Jas.

Race, R.

Howester, Wm.

Rapill, A.

Hipsley, A.

Strub, Jos.

Jaggers, Thos.

Lefler, J.

Lefler, M.

Smith, M.

Tripp, Linda

Morrison, Lizzie


The following is a list of letters in the Newton post office remaining uncalled for for the month of December, 1876:

Achibel, J.

Murphy, Nel S.

Bush, Wm.

McCormick, C.

Browning, C.C.

Peters, Rosana Mrs.

Connel, B.O.

Scamaforn, S.

Colburn, Thos.

Sutton, John

Dillman, Chas.

Tyler, J.P.

Edmonson, P.

Thagan, Patrick

Furner, A.

White, E.

Gleason, J.

Wilson, Kittie

Good, D.

Wilson, B.F.

Jones, Miss A.C.

Willisoms, N.

Lewis, Wm.

Nelson, John

Leinagren, A.A.


The following letters remain uncalled for in the post-office at this place for the month of March, 1877:

Brogswell, John

Brace, Joseph

Booram, Aaron

Cooper, Caleb

Cox, Julia

Corser, Wm.

Carrico, Riley

Cochran, Nancy J.

Durney, Robert

Dixon, B.F.

Finley, C.E.

Fogerty, Rott

Gregory, R.

Garner, Henry S.

Hubbard, H.C.

Lynch, James

Lipsey, Wm. R.

Lipsecomb, J.J.

Munroe, James A.

Newman, John M.

Prather, Henry R.

Ryan, Ross

Shearer, John

Terun, Mrs. A.

Weddle, William

Wilson, L.N.


Newton Press, July 12, 1893

Remaining in the post office at Newton Illinois, unclaimed for the week ending July 8, 1893, unclaimed:

Mr. Deisher
Mrs. Jessie Behymer
J.J. Freak
Mrs. Olive Newsteter
Mr. Gustof Swinsson
Myra A. Smith


Persons calling for the above will please say they were advertised. R. M. Haskett, P.M.



Newton Press, July 19, 1893

Remaining in the post office at Newton Illinois, unclaimed for the week ending July 15, 1893, unclaimed:

Miss Etta Englhardt
Mr. F.P. Hite
Mr. C.B. Rice
E.B. Huges
Mr. W. E. Jones
N.A. Therman
Miss Mamie Bugeubauer



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