Freeman Township Postal History
Franklin County, Maine

a project of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 111 - Shawmut, Maine  04975
info@vfthomas.com

(updated 24 May 2021)


Thank you for the contributions to this page from James Husson.



Postmarks from Freeman Township include:
Freeman
North Freeman (1) North Freeman (2) West Freeman



Freeman

1819 January 4:
   Freeman post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1891 November 14:
   The circular postmark is approximately 28 mm in diameter.
      

1893 July 26:
   Freeman post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1893 August 16:
   Freeman post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1902 January 31:
   Freeman post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)


West Freeman

1845 December 13:
   West Freeman post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1888 November 19:
   West Freeman post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1888 December 8:
   West Freeman post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1894 November 8:
   The circular postmark is 27 mm in diameter.
      

1902 January 31:
   Wesr Freeman post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)