Cherry County


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Cherry County is one of 93 counties in Nebraska.  It is located on the northern border of the state.


It was named for Lieutenant Samuel A. Cherry, a popular
army officer who was stationed at Fort Niobrara and was killed in South Dakota in 1881.  


Its county seat is Valentine.


Bennett County, South Dakota, Todd County, South Dakota, Tripp County, South Dakota,

Brown County, Keya Paha County, Blaine County, Grant County, Thomas County,

Hooker County, Sheridan County and Shannon County, South Dakota



Cities and Villages


Cody, Crookston, Kilgore, Merriman, Nenzel,

Valentine and Wood Lake



Online Data


Capital of Cherry County  




 World War II Honor List  


 News Articles   


Death Index




News Tidbits   






WWI Draft Card Registration 1917-1918 Index  


Crimes and Murders  





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