Bon Homme County, South Dakota

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Bon Homme County, South Dakota genealogy and family history research page. Guide to genealogy, history, and courthouse sources including birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, wills, deeds and land records, Civil War records, family histories, cemeteries, churches, tax records, newspapers, and obituaries.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Bon Homme County
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| adoption_sign = Adoption SDGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>and its representative<br>'''[http://sdgenweb.com/countylist.html Bon Homme Co. SDGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = SD-bonne-homme.png
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| state = South Dakota
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| state_map = South_Dakota.png
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| founded year = 1862
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| founded date = April 5
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| seat wl = Tyndall
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.bonhommecounty.org/countyseat.asp Bon Homme County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 6; <br>Tyndall, SD 57066<br>Phone: 605.589.4215&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Court has probate records from 1900, <br>court records from 1878 and divorce records; <br>Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death<br>and military records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002)Bon Homme County, South Dakota, p.622</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''1862--'''Bon Homme County was created 5 April 1862 from unorganized territory. <br>'''County seat:''' Tyndall <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Charles Mix County, South Dakota|Charles Mix]]
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*[[Hutchinson County, South Dakota|Hutchinson]]
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*[[Knox County, Nebraska|Knox County, Nebraska]]
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*[[Yankton County, South Dakota|Yankton]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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Various [http://odessa3.org/collections/cemeteries/sodak/link/bonhomsd.txt Bon Homme County Cemeteries] transcriptions, giving names, dates of birth and death if available.
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==== Census  ====
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'''1905, 1915, 1925 State Censuses --'''Unique information could include: Ethnic Background, Maiden Name, Church Affiliation &amp; Military Service
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'''&nbsp;&nbsp; 1905''' state census with images can be viewed free at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1477737 FamilySearch Record Search]
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'''&nbsp;&nbsp; 1915''' state census with images can be viewed free at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1476041 FamilySearch Record Search]
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'''&nbsp;&nbsp; 1925 '''state census with images can be viewed free at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1476077 FamilySearch Record Search]<br>
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'''&nbsp;&nbsp; 1935 '''state census with images can be viewed free at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1614831 FamilySearch Record Search]<br>
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'''&nbsp;&nbsp; 1945 '''state census with images can be viewed free at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1747589 FamilySearch Record Search]<br>
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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==== Family History Centers ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=204662&subject_disp=South+Dakota%2C+Bon+Homme&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|South+Dakota%2C+Bon+Homme|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
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<references />{{South Dakota|South Dakota}}
  
 
[[Category:Bon_Homme_County,_South_Dakota]]
 
[[Category:Bon_Homme_County,_South_Dakota]]

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Bon Homme County, South Dakota genealogy and family history research page. Guide to genealogy, history, and courthouse sources including birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, wills, deeds and land records, Civil War records, family histories, cemeteries, churches, tax records, newspapers, and obituaries.


Bon Homme County, South Dakota
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Founded April 5, 1862
County Seat Tyndall
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Contents

County Courthouse

Bon Homme County Courthouse
PO Box 6;
Tyndall, SD 57066
Phone: 605.589.4215 

Clerk Court has probate records from 1900,
court records from 1878 and divorce records;
Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death
and military records[1]

History

Parent County

1862--Bon Homme County was created 5 April 1862 from unorganized territory.
County seat: Tyndall [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Various Bon Homme County Cemeteries transcriptions, giving names, dates of birth and death if available.

Census

1905, 1915, 1925 State Censuses --Unique information could include: Ethnic Background, Maiden Name, Church Affiliation & Military Service

   1905 state census with images can be viewed free at FamilySearch Record Search

   1915 state census with images can be viewed free at FamilySearch Record Search

   1925 state census with images can be viewed free at FamilySearch Record Search

   1935 state census with images can be viewed free at FamilySearch Record Search

   1945 state census with images can be viewed free at FamilySearch Record Search

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

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)Bon Homme County, South Dakota, p.622
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).