Hand County, South Dakota

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| county = Hand
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| state = South Dakota
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| founded year = 1873
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Revision as of 16:13, 12 February 2011

United States  > South Dakota > Hand County

Hand, South Dakota
Map
Map of South Dakota highlighting Hand
Location in the state of South Dakota
Map of the U.S. highlighting South Dakota
Location of South Dakota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 8, 1873
County Seat Miller
Courthouse
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Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

  • 1873--Hand County was created 8 January 1873 fromBuffalo County. County seat: Miller [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Ebenezer Baptist Cemetery transcription listing the lot and plot number, name of deceased and information on headstone.

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).