Clark 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;[[Clark_County,_South_Dakota|Clark County]]'' {{SDDC}} <br> <br>
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Clark 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 = Clark County
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| adoption_sign = Adoption SDGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>and its representative<br>'''[http://itctel.com/sdclark/ Clark Co. SDGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = SD-clark.png
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| state = South Dakota
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| state_map = South_Dakota.png
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| founded year = 1873
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| founded date = January 8
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| seat wl = Clark
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}}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.clarksd.com/countygovernment.htm Clark County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 294<br>Clark, SD 57225<br>Phone: 605.532.5363&nbsp;<br><br>Register of Deeds has marriage records from 1884, <br>birth and death records from 1905, burial records from 1941, <br>military discharge from 1919 and land records; Clerk Courts <br>has divorce, probate and court records<ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002)Clark County, South Dakota, p.623</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
'''1873--'''Clark County was created 8 January 1873 from Hanson County. '''County seat:''' Clark <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*'''1873--'''Clark County was created 8 January 1873 from [[Hanson County, South Dakota|Hanson ]]County.<br>'''County seat:''' Clark <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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==== Populated Places ====
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==== Populated Places ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Beadle County, South Dakota|Beadle]]
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*[[Codington County, South Dakota|Codington]]
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*[[Day County, South Dakota|Day]]
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*[[Hamlin County, South Dakota|Hamlin]]
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*[[Kingsbury County, South Dakota|Kingsbury]]
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*[[Spink County, South Dakota|Spink]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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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/1476041FamilySearch 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=204689&subject_disp=South+Dakota%2C+Clark&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|South+Dakota%2C+Clark|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Clark_County,_South_Dakota]]
 
[[Category:Clark_County,_South_Dakota]]

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Clark 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.


Clark County, South Dakota
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Location in the state of South Dakota
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Founded January 8, 1873
County Seat Clark
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Contents

County Courthouse

Clark County Courthouse
PO Box 294
Clark, SD 57225
Phone: 605.532.5363 

Register of Deeds has marriage records from 1884,
birth and death records from 1905, burial records from 1941,
military discharge from 1919 and land records; Clerk Courts
has divorce, probate and court records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1873--Clark County was created 8 January 1873 from Hanson County.
    County seat: Clark [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 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)Clark County, South Dakota, p.623
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).