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Douglas County Post Offices and Settlements

Post Offices & Villages

 

Post office name

Date Established

First Postmaster

Armour

8/5/1886

James A. Brown

Beulah (1)

10/18/1883

Elisha Godfrey

Beulah (2)

6/6/1894

Daniel E. Harsh

Beulah (3)

2/21/1903

Harry Wesseling

Corsica

10/7/1905

George E. Culver

Delmont

1/31/1867

Alfred W. Taylor

Douglas City

8/3/1882

Menard Babcock

Ebenezer

5/13/1903

John Ruesink

Flensburg (1)

5/28/1886

John Thietje

Flensburg (2)

9/27/1889

Henry Baars

Flensburg (3)

7/31/1890

William Palmer

Flensburg (4)

2/28/1898

Julius Diesterhaupt

Flensburg (5)

2/13/1900

Ben W. Palmer

Grand View

11/28/1882

Lambert W. Phillips

Harrison

5/15/1884

Peter Eernisse

Hillside (1)

3/3/1885

Charles W. Keith

Hillside (2)

8/11/1887

Frankes H. Turner

Hillside (3)

9/12/1893

William Maskus

Hillside (4)

10/28/1895

John K. Burg

Huston

7/21/1882

Amelia Scott

Joubert (1)

6/18/1887

Theodore Courshon

Joubert (2)

8/6/1889

Jacob Van Rhee

Maitland

3/6/1883

Bernhard Dietze

New Holland

10./20/1885

L. Mars

Plainview

6/27/1881

William Palmer

Schatzville

9/8/1884

Julia M. Lang

Scott

4/24/1900

William Pfeifer


Settlements without Post Offices

 
Name Date Established Established by
Austin (Muilenberg's Corner) 1931 Peter H. Muilenberg
Brownsdale 6/1880 Walter H. Brown
Valley Union (1) 1915  
Valley Union (2) 1920 Henry Lau
Van's Station, Valley Union (3) 1935 Reinhold Grosz


Facts gleaned from Douglas County History and Centennial Observances, 1961
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