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Terry, Indiana

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Terry, Indiana

Terry is an unincorporated community in Perry County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[1]


A post office was established at Terry in 1892, and remained in operation until 1943.[2] According to Ronald L. Baker, the name probably honors a local family of settlers.[3]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Terry, Indiana
  2. ^ "Perry County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 2 October 2015. 
  3. ^ Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 322.  

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