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Nebraska State Gazetteer,
Business Directory and
Business and Town listings
Towns in Grant County
Abby Ashby Hyannis Weir Whitman
A rural post office in the southwestern corner of Grant county. Population 10.
- Chamberlain A S, postmaster.
- Chamberlain W L B, genl mdse, justice.
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.
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.
A flag station on the B. & M. R. R. eight miles from
Whitman. Moved to Hooker county about 1890.
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.1890 Grant County Farmers
ADAMS, Elijah Hyannis ABLEN, W. M. Hyannis ATWOOD, P. M. Hyannis ATWOOD, R. E. Hyannis
BASSETT, John Abby BEEM, Isaac Hyannis BEEM, Saml Hyannis BRIDGEMAN, James Hyannis BOLIENBACHER, C. Hyannis BUCHFINK, Gust Whitman
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
DAVIS, J. J. Hyannis DAVIS, J. Hyannis DELLINGER, H. H. Hyannis DONERGAN, Thomas Whitman DOYLE, Theodore Abby
EGAN, Dan Hyannis ERICKSON, Geo N Hyannis EVANS, Daniel Hyannis EVERT, John H. Hyannis
FAIRCHILD, M. A. Hyannis FARRELL, Michael Hyannis FIMPLE, James Whitman FORBES, Jas Hyannis FREER, Wm Whitman
GAGE,F. A. Hyannis GERARD, C. E. Hyannis GRANDELL, Byron H. Hyannis GRAVES, Henry Hyannis GRAVES, I. H. Hyannis GREATHOUSE, H. Hyannis
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
JACOBSON, Charles Hyannis
KELLY, Wm Hyannis KINCAID, A. A. Whitman KINCAID, A. H. Whitman KOLLAR, John Hyannis KRESSE, John A. Hyannis
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
NELSON, Ira Hyannis NEWTON, George Hyannis NOBLE, Wm Hyannis NUZAM, Lewis Hyannis
OXFORD, Rial Hyannis
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
RONEAU, Sandon Abby RIDDLE, Seymour Hyannis ROTHWELL, Anderson Hyannis ROTHWELL, Wm. Hyannis
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
TABOR, Albert Hyannis THORNBURG, Charles Hyannis
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
YOAKUM, George Hyannis YOAKUM, Richard Hyannis