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.

 

 

 

 

Adjacent Counties

Bennett County, South Dakota - North

Todd County, South Dakota - North

Tripp County, South Dakota - Northeast

Brown County, Nebraska - East

Keya Paha County, Nebraska - East

Blaine County, Nebraska - Southeast

Grant County, Nebraska - South

Thomas County, Nebraska - South

Hooker County, Nebraska - South

Sheridan County, Nebraska - West

Shannon County, South Dakota - Northwest

 

 

Cities and Villages

Cody

Crookston

Kilgore

Merriman

Nenzel

Valentine

Wood Lake

 

 

 

 

Online Data

 

 

Capital of Cherry County  

 

Obituaries   

 

 World War II Honor List  

 

 News Articles   

   

Death Index

 

Cemeteries   

 

News Tidbits   

 

Births   

 

Marriages    

 

WWI Draft Card Registration 1917-1918 Index   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Last Updated April 4, 2012

 

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