Zell, South Dakota
A post office called Zell has been in operation since 1885. Zell was platted in 1886. Some say the community's name honors the local Zell family of settlers, while others believe the community was named after one or more of the places named Zell in Germany, Austria or Switzerland.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Zell, South Dakota
- "Faulk County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 2 April 2015.
- Chicago and North Western Railway Company (1908). A History of the Origin of the Place Names Connected with the Chicago & North Western and Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railways. p. 142.
- Federal Writers' Project (1940). South Dakota place-names, v.1-3. University of South Dakota. p. 69.
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