Hi Sharon, Butterfield Overland Mail had a stage station at Pope’s Camp in what is now Loving County. Today, this is the least populated County in Texas, and from what I understand, the least populated County in the lower 48. They have no school, church or grocery store.
Robert, when I read your post about Loving County, TX, it rang a long-forgotten bell, but I had to do some research to learn why it sounded so familiar.
Here's the reason... it had to do with my old... more
Named for Oliver Loving..... — Robert Buckley,Sat May 28 9:52
Thanks for that Loving County, TX info, Robert. Somewhere in this Clay Allison research mess, I have a copy of the handwritten and signed plea to the Texas Legislature for admittance of this county to... more