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== Places/Localities  ==
 
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dalton,_Nebraska Daltan]
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gurley,_Nebraska Gurley]
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lodgepole,_Nebraska Lodgepole]
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Potter,_Nebraska Potter]
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sidney,_Nebraska Sidney] The town was founded by the [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Union_Pacific_Railroad Union Pacific Railroad ]in 1867 and grew up around the military base of Fort Sidney where soldiers were stationed to guard the transcontinental railroad fron Indian attacks.
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====

Revision as of 17:29, 22 April 2010

United States  > Nebraska > Cheyenne County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1867--Cheyenne County was created 22 June 1867 from unorganized territory. County seat: Sidney [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).