McCook 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;[[McCook_County,_South_Dakota|McCook County]]''{{SDDC}} <br> <br>
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = McCook County
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| custom_text = <center>and its representative<br>'''[http://sdgenweb.com/mccook/ McCook Co. SDGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = SD-mccook.png
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| state = South Dakota
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| founded year = 1873
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| founded date = January 8
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| seat wl = Salem
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McCook 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.
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/SD_McCook.htm McCook County Courthouse]<br>130 W Essex Avenue<br>Salem, SD 57058<br>Phone: 605.425.2781&nbsp;<br><br>Register of Deeds has marriage records from 1882, <br>burial&nbsp; records from 1895, birth and death records<br>from 1905 and land records; Clerk Court has court <br>and naturalization records from 1880, probate records<br>from 1881 and&nbsp;some school census records from 1900<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002)McCook County, South Dakota, p.626</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''1873--'''McCook County was created 8 January 1873 from [[Hanson County, South Dakota|Hanson]] County. <br>'''County seat:''' Salem <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  ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Hanson County, South Dakota|Hanson]]
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*[[Hutchinson County, South Dakota|Hutchinson]]
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*[[Lake County, South Dakota|Lake]]
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*[[Miner County, South Dakota|Miner]]
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*[[Minnehaha County, South Dakota|Minnehaha]]
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*[[Turner County, South Dakota|Turner]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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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/1476041 FamilySearch 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=204771&subject_disp=South+Dakota%2C+McCook&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|South+Dakota%2C+McCook|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
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McCook County, South Dakota
Map
Map of South Dakota highlighting McCook County
Location in the state of South Dakota
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Location of South Dakota in the U.S.
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Founded January 8, 1873
County Seat Salem
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McCook 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.

Contents

County Courthouse

McCook County Courthouse
130 W Essex Avenue
Salem, SD 57058
Phone: 605.425.2781 

Register of Deeds has marriage records from 1882,
burial  records from 1895, birth and death records
from 1905 and land records; Clerk Court has court
and naturalization records from 1880, probate records
from 1881 and some school census records from 1900[1]

History

Parent County

1873--McCook County was created 8 January 1873 from Hanson County.
County seat: Salem [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 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)McCook County, South Dakota, p.626
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).