Walsh County, North Dakota


Butler, North Dakota (Historic)
Founded: July 13, 1883
Post Office closed: February 18, 1884
Location: NE1/4 Sec. 11-158-52
Township: Martin
Other Names: Butter

“BUTLER was a farm post office established July 13, 1883, with Thomas Hare, postmaster. It was located in the NE 1/4 Sec. of Cashel and nine miles NE of Grafton. The origin of the name is unknown. The post office closed February 18, 1884, with mail to Grafton. Butter is an erroneous spelling.” 2

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