Monday, March 11, 2013
Letts & Laton Kansas.
Medicine township map, 1904-5.
On the county map Letts can be found in township 8-south and range 16-west. On the township map Letts can be found in section 14.
Letts Post Office.
Letts post office open December 12, 1901 and ran to August 13, 1904. First postmaster was Daniel C. Worden. The post office sat on the land own by J. A. Johnson.
There was only one patron listed who used Letts as a P. O. Address, as of 1904-5.
R. Rubottom, Farmer and Stock Raiser.
Corning township map, 1904-5.
On the county map Laton can be found in township 9-south and range 16-west. On the township map Laton can be found in section 12.
Laton Post Office History.
Laton was first known as Eagle Creek, who's post office open October 22, 1878 and ran to October 23, 1884, first postmaster was Samuel N. Prichard, name changed to Laton. Laton post office open October 23, 1884 and ran to July 15, 1895, closed and reopen July 13, 1897 and ran to November 14, 1905. First postmaster was Chris C. Hall.
Patrons of Rooks County who used Laton as their P. O. address as of 1904-5.
A. S. Eaby, Farmer and Stock Raiser, came to county 1874.
E. E. Krueger, Farmer and Stock Raiser, came to county 1895.
R. W. Krueger, Farmer and Stock Raiser, came to county 1895.
Laton Kansas, 1912.