Brown County, South Dakota

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''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] &nbsp;[[South Dakota|South Dakota]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] &nbsp;[[Brown_County,_South_Dakota|Brown County]]'' {{SDDC}} <br> <br>
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Brown 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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| county = Brown County
 
| county = Brown County
 
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| founded date = October 1
 
| founded date = October 1
 
| seat wl = Aberdeen
 
| seat wl = Aberdeen
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.brown.sd.us/ Brown County Courthouse]<br>101 1st Ave SE<br>Aberdeen, SD 57401-4203<br>Phone: 605.622.2266&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Courts has birth, marriage, death, burial, probate and&nbsp;<br>court records; Register of Deeds has land records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002)Brown County, South Dakota, p.622</ref>
  
 
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Brown 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.


Brown County, South Dakota
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Map of South Dakota highlighting Brown County
Location in the state of South Dakota
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Location of South Dakota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded October 1, 1879
County Seat Aberdeen
Courthouse
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Contents

County Courthouse

Brown County Courthouse
101 1st Ave SE
Aberdeen, SD 57401-4203
Phone: 605.622.2266 

Clerk Courts has birth, marriage, death, burial, probate and 
court records; Register of Deeds has land records[1]

History

Parent County

1879--Brown County was created 1 October 1879 from Mills, Eliminated 1 Oct. 1879, Stone, Eliminated 1 Oct. 1879,  andBeadle(old) Counties.
County seat: Aberdeen [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

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