Butte County, South Dakota Genealogy

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Butte 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 = Butte County
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| adoption_sign = Adoption SDGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>and its representative<br>'''[http://butte.sdgenweb.com/ Butte Co. SDGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = SD-butte.png
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| state = South Dakota
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| state_map = South_Dakota.png
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| founded year = 1883
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| founded date = May 6
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| seat wl = Belle Fourche
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://butte.sdcounties.org/ Butte County Courthouse]<br>839 5th Avenue<br>Belle Fourche, SD 57717<br>Phone: 605.892.2516&nbsp;<br><br>Register of Deeds has birth and death records from 1905, <br>burial records from 1930 and land records; County Treasurer<br>has marriage records from 1890; Clerk Court has divorce records<br>from 1890, probate records from 1884 and court records from 1892<ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002)Butte County, South Dakota, p.623</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
'''1883--'''Butte County was created 6 May 1883 from Lawrence and Mandan Counties. '''County seat:''' Belle Fourche <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1883--'''Butte County was created 6 May 1883 from [[Lawrence County, South Dakota|Lawrence]] and Mandan Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Belle Fourche <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  ==
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Carter County, Montana|Carter County, Montana]]
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*[[Crook County, Wyoming|Crook County, Wyoming]]
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*[[Harding County, South Dakota|Harding]]
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*[[Lawrence County, South Dakota|Lawrence]]
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*[[Meade County, South Dakota|Meade]]
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*[[Perkins County, South Dakota|Perkins]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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'''1905, 1915, 1925, 1935, 1945 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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LDS Ward and Branch Records
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*Belle Fourche
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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==== Family History Centers ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Belle Fourche South Dakota Family History Center]]
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== 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=204677&subject_disp=South+Dakota%2C+Butte&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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Butte 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.


Butte County, South Dakota
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Location in the state of South Dakota
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Founded May 6, 1883
County Seat Belle Fourche
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Contents

County Courthouse

Butte County Courthouse
839 5th Avenue
Belle Fourche, SD 57717
Phone: 605.892.2516 

Register of Deeds has birth and death records from 1905,
burial records from 1930 and land records; County Treasurer
has marriage records from 1890; Clerk Court has divorce records
from 1890, probate records from 1884 and court records from 1892[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1883--Butte County was created 6 May 1883 from Lawrence and Mandan Counties.
    County seat: Belle Fourche [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

1905, 1915, 1925, 1935, 1945 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

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Belle Fourche

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)Butte County, South Dakota, p.623
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).