Douglas County, South Dakota Genealogy

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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places ====
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==== Indian Reservation ====
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A portion of the [[Yankton_Indian_Reservation_(South_Dakota)|Yankton Indian Reservation]] is in Douglas County. The remainder of the reservation is in [[Charles_Mix_County,_South_Dakota|Charles Mix County]].
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Aurora_County,_South_Dakota|Aurora]]
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*[[Aurora County, South Dakota|Aurora]]  
*[[Charles_Mix_County,_South_Dakota|Charles Mix]]
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*[[Charles Mix County, South Dakota|Charles Mix]]  
*[[Davison_County,_South_Dakota|Davison]]
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*[[Davison County, South Dakota|Davison]]  
*[[Hutchinson_County,_South_Dakota|Hutchinson]]
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*[[Hutchinson County, South Dakota|Hutchinson]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 20:49, 2 April 2010

United States  > South Dakota > Douglas County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1873--Douglas County was created 10 January 1873 from Charles Mix County. County seat: Armour [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Indian Reservation

A portion of the Yankton Indian Reservation is in Douglas County. The remainder of the reservation is in Charles Mix County.

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

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).