Jones County, South Dakota

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Jones County; 310 Main; Murdo, SD 57559; Ph. 605.669.2361 Details: (Reg of Deeds has b, m, d & land rec; Clk Ct has div, pro & ct rec from 1917)
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Jones County Courthouse<br> 310 Main<br> Murdo, SD 57559<br> Phone: 605.669.2361&nbsp;<br><br>Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death, and land records; <br>Clerk Court has divorce, probate and court records from 1917
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 15:56, 4 October 2012

Jones County, South Dakota
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Location in the state of South Dakota
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Location of South Dakota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 15, 1917
County Seat Murdo
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Contents

County Courthouse

Jones County Courthouse
310 Main
Murdo, SD 57559
Phone: 605.669.2361 

Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death, and land records;
Clerk Court has divorce, probate and court records from 1917

History

Parent County

  • 1917--Jones County was created 15 January 1917 from Lyman County.
    County seat: Murdo [1]

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 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).