Minnehaha County, South Dakota

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[South Dakota|South Dakota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Minnehaha County, South Dakota|Minnehaha County]]'' {{SDDC}} <br> <br>
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Minnehaha 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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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Minnehaha County
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| adoption_sign = Adoption SDGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>and its representative<br>'''[http://www.rootsweb.com/~sdminneh Minnehaha Co. SDGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = SD-minnehaha.png
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| state = South Dakota
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| state_map = South_Dakota.png
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| founded year = 1862
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| founded date = April 5
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| seat wl = Sioux Falls
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.minnehahacounty.org/information/contact_information/contact_information.aspx Minnehaha County Courthouse]<br>415 N Dakota Ave<br>Sioux Falls, SD 57102<br>Phone: 605.367.4223&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Courts has divorce, probate and court records from 1876; <br>Register of Deeds has marriage records from 1876, bith and death<br>records from 1905 and land records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002)Minnehaha County, South Dakota, p.627</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''1862--'''Minnehaha County was created 5 April 1862 from unorganized territory. <br>'''County seat:''' Sioux Falls <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  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Lake County, South Dakota|Lake]]
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*[[Lincoln County, South Dakota|Lincoln]]
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*[[Lyon County, Iowa|Lyon County, Iowa]]
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*[[McCook County, South Dakota|McCook]]
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*[[Moody County, South Dakota|Moody]]
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*[[Pipestone County, Minnesota|Pipestone County, Minnesota]]
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*[[Rock County, Minnesota|Rock County, Minnesota]]
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*[[Turner County, South Dakota|Turner]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Census  ====
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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/1786457 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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==== Probate  ====
 
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'''A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:'''
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[[South Dakota, Minnehaha County, Probate Case Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|South Dakota, Minnehaha County, Probate Case Records. 1876-1958 (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
  
 
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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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*[[Sioux Falls South Dakota Family History Center]]
  
 
== 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=204785&subject_disp=South+Dakota%2C+Minnehaha&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|South+Dakota%2C+Minnehaha|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
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<references />{{South Dakota|South Dakota}}
  
 
[[Category:Minnehaha_County,_South_Dakota]]
 
[[Category:Minnehaha_County,_South_Dakota]]

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Minnehaha 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.


Minnehaha County, South Dakota
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Location in the state of South Dakota
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Founded April 5, 1862
County Seat Sioux Falls
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Contents

County Courthouse

Minnehaha County Courthouse
415 N Dakota Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57102
Phone: 605.367.4223 

Clerk Courts has divorce, probate and court records from 1876;
Register of Deeds has marriage records from 1876, bith and death
records from 1905 and land records[1]

History

Parent County

1862--Minnehaha County was created 5 April 1862 from unorganized territory.
County seat: Sioux Falls [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

A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:

South Dakota, Minnehaha County, Probate Case Records. 1876-1958 (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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)Minnehaha County, South Dakota, p.627
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).