Posted By:Jerry Smith
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Subject:Re: Where did Lindrith, NM get its name?
Post Date:February 01, 2002 at 08:00:20
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Forum:Rio Arriba County, NM Genealogy Forum
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One of a series on Rio Arriba Post Offices published in the Rio Grande Sun, Thursday July 29 1999, from "The History of Rio Arriba CountyPost Offices" by James W. White stated that
the community was named for Lindrith Cordell, son of the first Postmaster, Mrs. Fannie J. Hill. The Post office was opened in the family store in 1919.