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Salem's Postmasters
 
* Turner Crump Appointed 1846, reappointed Feb. 26, 1851
*John B. McClane Nov. 8, 1849, reappointed Aug. 3, 1860
Alfred M. Belt Oct. 12,1852
Samuel Parker June 21,1853
Milton Shannon Dec. 14,1853
*Isaac R. Moores Apr. 14,1855
Nathan T. Caton Oct. 4,1858
Joseph K. Ashley Mar. 22,1860
John T. Hamilton June 13,1861
Leroy S. Dyar June 19,1865
*Thomas B. Rickey Apr. 16,1869
*Henry M. Thatcher Apr. 3,1876
*Lyman S. Scott Feb. 27,1879
*A. B. Crossman Mar. 2,1883
*William H. Odell Dec. 11,1884
*Richard H. Dearborn Jan. 31,1889
*Andrew N. Gilbert Dec. 20,1889
*Benjamin F. Bonham July 9,1894
*Edward Hirsch June 16,1898
*Squire Farrar Apr. 12,1906
*August Huckstein May 20, 1913
*John H. Farrar May 2, 1922
*Henry R. Crawford June 18, 1934
*Albert C. Gragg June 30, 1945
*E. D. Spencer Jan. 31, 1964
*Otis Dean Feb. 18, 1983
*Henry S. McMahon Jan. 3, 1991
Philip Repchinuck Apr. 3, 1993 (Current Postmaster)

(Those below with asterisks * have portraits hanging in the corridor of the present post office building.)

Compiled by Sue Bell

 

 
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