Hughes 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;[[Hughes_County,_South_Dakota|Hughes County]]'' {{SDDC}} <br> <br>
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Hughes 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.
  
''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[South Dakota|South Dakota]]&nbsp;&gt; Hughes County''
 
 
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| custom_text = <center>and its representative<br>'''[http://www.rootsweb.com/~sdhughes/ Hughes Co. SDGenWeb]'''</center>
 
| custom_text = <center>and its representative<br>'''[http://www.rootsweb.com/~sdhughes/ Hughes Co. SDGenWeb]'''</center>
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| founded date = January 8
 
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| seat wl = Pierre
 
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.hughescounty.org/ Hughes County Courthouse]<br>104 E Capitol Avenue<br>Pierre, SD 57501-2563<br>Phone: 605.773.3713&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Courts has divorce and court records from 1880 <br>and probate records from 1890; Register of Deeds has <br>birth, marriage, death, burial and land records<ref name="HB">The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002)Hughes County, South Dakota, p.625</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1873--'''Hughes County was created 8 January 1873 from [[Buffalo County, South Dakota|Buffalo ]]County. '''County seat:''' Pierre <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1873--'''Hughes County was created 8 January 1873 from [[Buffalo County, South Dakota|Buffalo ]]County. <br>'''County seat:''' Pierre <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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'''1905, 1915, 1925 State Censuses --'''Unique information could include: Ethnic Background, Maiden Name, Church Affiliation &amp; Military Service  
 
'''1905, 1915, 1925 State Censuses --'''Unique information could include: Ethnic Background, Maiden Name, Church Affiliation &amp; Military Service  
  
'''&nbsp;&nbsp; 1905''' state census with images can be viewed free at [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1477737 FamilySearch Record Search]  
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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]  
  
'''&nbsp;&nbsp; 1915''' state census with images can be viewed free at [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1476041 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]  
  
'''&nbsp;&nbsp; 1925 '''state census with images can be viewed free at [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1476077 FamilySearch Record Search]<br>
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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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:'''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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:'''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]]
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*[[Pierre South Dakota Family History Center]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==

Revision as of 20:50, 31 December 2012

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Hughes 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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Founded January 8, 1873
County Seat Pierre
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Contents

County Courthouse

Hughes County Courthouse
104 E Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501-2563
Phone: 605.773.3713 

Clerk Courts has divorce and court records from 1880
and probate records from 1890; Register of Deeds has
birth, marriage, death, burial and land records[1]

History

Parent County

1873--Hughes County was created 8 January 1873 from Buffalo County.
County seat: Pierre [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Riverside Cemetery, Pierre, South Dakota ci.pierre.sd.us/Department.aspx

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 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)Hughes County, South Dakota, p.625
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).