Nimrod, Montana

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Nimrod is an extinct town in Granite County, Montana. The GNIS classifies it as a populated place.[1]

A post office called Nimrod was established in 1915, and remained in operation until 1962,[2] the community was named after Nimrod, since this was a hunters' paradise.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: 788004
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 5 January 2017. 
  3. ^ Moyer, Armond; Moyer, Winifred (1958). The origins of unusual place-names. Keystone Pub. Associates. p. 90.