City Directories and History: Click on the MORE INFORMATION / MAPS links, found under the primary picture, to see an enlargeable postal maps (sections North and South), of the county Post Office locations in 1896. Enter the specific name in R&R’s search box to locate additional information on each of these locations found on R&R’s pages. (Old Postal Maps – Laurens County, S.C.)
LIST OF LOCATIONS:
|Reno – Renno|
Parks Mill, run by James Parks and located near Young’s Store, was listed in the January, 1856. (Information from: Names in South Carolina by C.H. Neuffer, Published by the S.C. Dept. of English, USC)
Post Offices via Elmer Parker’s S.C. Post Office History Book, 1989
Brewerton PO – operated from 1839 through the Civil War, Aaron G. Brewer, Postmaster
Centerville or Centreville PO – operated from 1824 to the Civil War, Thomas Crymes, Postmaster
Clinton PO – operated from 1854 / Civil War, Darling L. Henry, Postmaster
Mount Gallagher or Galaher PO – operated from 1825 / the Civil War, Peter Galagher Postmaster
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