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Grant County, NE
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1890-1891
Nebraska State Gazetteer,
Business Directory and
Farmers List

 

  GRANT COUNTY

     Business and Town listings

Towns in Grant County

       Abby  Ashby  Hyannis  Weir   Whitman
 
 

    ABBY

 A rural post office in the southwestern corner of  Grant county. Population 10.
  •         Chamberlain A S, postmaster.
  •         Chamberlain W L B, genl mdse, justice.
 

 

    ASHBY

 A post office in the northwestern part of Grant county,
 on the Grand Island and Wyoming branch of the B. & M. R.R., 40 miles west of Broken Bow. Population, 50.
 

 

 HYANNIS

  The county seat of Grant county, is on the Newcastle
branch of the B. & M. R. R., 131 miles west of Broken Bow,     and 59 miles east of Alliance. It has a population of 200. The altitude is about 3,900 feet above sea level. The surrounding country is hilly and what is known as a lake country. Fertile valleys surround the town, and all kinds of grain can be raised in abundance. The hill-sides are covered with thick grasses upon which immense herds of cattle can be profitably fed. Springs are plentiful and water can be procured at a depth of from five to thirty feet. There is abundance of hay in the district. This is perhaps one of the best stock raising countries in the West. There is one newspaper published here, the Tribune, Cushing & Alwood, proprietor.
  •         Alden W M, genl mdse.
  •         Alwood P M, lumber
  •         Cradall Byron E, county judge.
  •         Cushman & Alwood, props The Tribune.
  •         Cushman L P, justice.
  •         Dellinger H R, notary, postmaster.
  •         Fairchild Mitt A, genl mdse.
  •         Kresse J A, genl mdse.
  •         McNall D, sta, tel and ex agt.
  •         Maguire M, drugs.
  •         Manning Sidney, county clerk.
  •         Nuzum Lewis E, blacksmith (sic).
  •         Preston Harley, saloon.
  •         Sibbitt J P, hotel, livery.
  •         Tribune (The), Cushman & Alwood props.
  •         Warner O P, atty.
  •         Yoakam Michael, locator, surveyor.

 

WEIR

    A flag station on the B. & M. R. R. eight miles from
    Whitman.  Moved to Hooker county about 1890.

WHITMAN

A station on the Newcastle Wyoming branch of the B & M R R., in the northeastern part of Grant county, 13 miles east of Hyannis, the county seat. The company has erected a coaling station here. The town is in need of a general store.     Population, 75.
  •         Donegan & Co, game, poultry.
  •         Donegan Thos, sta agt.
  •         Freer Wm, postmaster, hotel.
  •         Grant County Republican, O P Warner,               editor.O P Warner, atty at law.
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1890 Grant County Farmers 


A

ADAMS, Elijah
Hyannis
ABLEN, W. M.
Hyannis
ATWOOD, P. M.
Hyannis
ATWOOD, R. E. 
Hyannis
B
BASSETT, John Abby
BEEM, Isaac Hyannis
BEEM, Saml Hyannis
BRIDGEMAN, James Hyannis
BOLIENBACHER, C. Hyannis
BUCHFINK, Gust Whitman

C

CALHOUN, Albert Abby
CANTON, Lewis S. Hyannis
CARLSON, J. A.  Hyannis
CHAMBERS, W. H.  Hyannis
CLARK, Geo. B.  Hyannis
CABLE, A. V.  Hyannis
CABLE, Clarence Hyannis
CABLE, Harley D Hyannis
COCHRAN, James Hyannis
COLLINS, B. J.  Whitman
COLLINS, George Whitman
CONKLIN, Franklin Hyannis
CONKLIN, Wm Hyannis
COOK, Ira Hyannis
COWLES, A. H. Hyannis
CUSHMAN, L. P.  Hyannis

D

DAVIS, J. J. Hyannis
DAVIS, J.  Hyannis
DELLINGER, H. H.  Hyannis
DONERGAN, Thomas Whitman
DOYLE, Theodore Abby

E

EGAN, Dan Hyannis
ERICKSON, Geo N Hyannis
EVANS, Daniel Hyannis
EVERT, John H. Hyannis

F

FAIRCHILD, M. A. Hyannis
FARRELL, Michael Hyannis
FIMPLE, James Whitman
FORBES, Jas Hyannis
FREER, Wm Whitman

G

GAGE,F. A. Hyannis
GERARD, C. E. Hyannis
GRANDELL, Byron H. Hyannis
GRAVES, Henry Hyannis
GRAVES, I. H.  Hyannis
GREATHOUSE, H.  Hyannis

H

HAKE, Andy Hyannis
HAMON, R. L. Hyannis
HANCY, Ben Ashby
HANCY, George Abby
HANCY, Isaac Abby
HANCY, James Abby
HAZELBAKER, C.  Abby
HAZELBAKER, John Abby
HERSHISOR, Lewis Abby

J

JACOBSON, Charles Hyannis

K

KELLY, Wm Hyannis
KINCAID, A. A. Whitman
KINCAID, A. H. Whitman
KOLLAR, John Hyannis
KRESSE, John A.  Hyannis

L

LYNCH,Thomas Hyannis

M

McCOWLEY, Thomas Hyannis
McCORMICK, Marcus Hyannis
McKINNIS, William Hyannis
McKINNON, Emmet Hyannis
McNEIL, David Hyannis
MANGAN, Marks Hyannis
MANN, Carl Hyannis
MANNING, Sidney Hyannis
MARRIN, Louis Hyannis
MATHEWS, W. L. Hyannis
MEDEARIS, Joe Whitman
MEHAN, James Hyannis
MERRIMAN, L. H.  Hyannis
MINOR, Joe Hyannis
MORAN, E. E. Whitman
MORAN,Frank Abby
MORAN, George B Whitman
MORAN, R. M. Hyannis

N

NELSON, Ira Hyannis
NEWTON, George Hyannis
NOBLE, Wm Hyannis
NUZAM, Lewis Hyannis

O

OXFORD, Rial Hyannis

P

PATMORE, M. H. Hyannis
PARKS, Dave Hyannis
PEMBLETON, Clar Hyannis
PERKNS, R. S.  Hyannis
PERSON, C. Hyannis
PITT, Birt Hyannis
PORTER, A. J.  Hyannis
PRATT, Jas H. Hyannis
PRESTON,Harley Hyannis
PROCTOR, Birt Abby

R

RONEAU, Sandon Abby
RIDDLE, Seymour Hyannis
ROTHWELL, Anderson Hyannis
ROTHWELL, Wm. Hyannis

S

SACKEY, Alfred Hyannis
SEVERN, Chas Hyannis
SHARP, Lawrence Hyannis
SIBBIT, John P. Hyannis
SIGHT, Allen Hyannis
SMITH, Clarence Whitman
STOWE, Elias Abby
STUCKEY, A. B. Hyannis
STUCKEY, Alfred Hyannis
SWIGGART, George W. Abby

T

TABOR, Albert Hyannis
THORNBURG, Charles Hyannis

W

WAGEY, Richard Hyannis
WATTS, R. A. Hyannis
WEISS, August Hyannis
WEISS, Charles Hyannis
WESTOVER, James R Hyannis
WESTOVER, John A.  Hyannis
WESTOVER, R. A. Hyannis
WHITE, Lizzie Hyannis
WILLIAMS, James Hyannis
WRIGHT, Aaron Hyannis
WRIGHT, James Hyannis
WRIGHT, Owen Hyannis
WRIGHT, Thomas Hyannis
WRIGHT, William Hyannis

Y

YOAKUM, George Hyannis
YOAKUM, Richard Hyannis


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