City and County of Broomfield, Colorado                                                    

 

                                                 Broomfield Postmasters

    The following was extracted from the Record of Appointment of Postmasters, 1832 - September 30, 1971; National Archives microfilm M841, roll 14; Records of the Post Office Department, Record Group 28, National Archives and Records Administration.

 

 

Name Date Confirmed Volume and Page
Miss Druella Coulson 26 September 1884 Volume 50, page 472
Lewis E. Craine 10 July 1886 Volume 50, page 472
Edward O. Graves 24 July 1889 Volume 50, page 472
Charles W. Harrell 23 May 1895 Volume 73, page 27
Minnie R. Graves* 5 August 1895 Volume 73, page 27
Harry Crawford 21 December 1896 Volume 73, page 27
Florence A. Graves** March 1898 Volume 73, page 27
Edgar J. Jones 14 September 1901

Retired 19 February 1940

Volume 73, page 27
Volume 95, page 17
Volume 8
Francis W. McCrea 1 February 1940 Volume 8
Lestor Newton 13 November 1940 Volume 8
Mary E. Matthews 1 November 1943 Volume 8
Miles Crawford 24 August 1944

Retired 30 December 1965

Volume 8
Joseph L. Lis 30 December 1965 Volume 8


                              * Minnie Graves was the wife of Edward O. By 1900, they had moved to W. 28th
                                Avenue in Denver.1

                              ** Florence A. Graves was the wife of H. H. Graves. Mr. Graves was a grocer in
                                  Broomfield in 1900.2

 

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                                        1. Edward O. Graves household, 1900 U.S. Census, Arapahoe Co., Colorado, Denver, E.D. 123, sheet 8B, dwelling 178, family
   
                                         193; National Archives microfilm T623, roll 120. 

                                        2. H. H. Graves household, 1900 U.S. Census, Boulder Co., Colorado, Broomfield, E.D. 166, sheet 2A, dwelling and family 27;
                                            National Archives microfilm T623, roll 121.

                                   

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