Wilderville, Oregon
Wilderville Oregon 97543

Wilderville was named for Joseph L. Wilder, a local resident. Postal authorities informed the compiler that the first post office established at this place was called Slat Creek. It was established on September 30, 1858, with Oliver J. Evans first postmaster. The name of the office was changed to Wilderville on August 12, 1878. Joseph L. Wilder was then postmaster.