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|Pennington County, South Dakota|
Location in the state of South Dakota
Location of South Dakota in the U.S.
|Founded||January 11, 1875|
|County Seat||Rapid City|
Pennington County; 315 St Joseph St; Rapid City, SD 57709-0230; Ph. 605.394.2575 Details: (Organized 19 Apr 1877) (Reg of Deeds has b & d rec from 1905 & land rec; Co Treas has m rec from 1887; Clk Ct has div & ct rec from 1877 & pro rec from 1884)
1875--Pennington County was created 11 January 1875 from unorganized territory.
County seat: Rapid City 
- Keystone Cemetery, Keystone BillionGraves
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
LDS Ward and Branch Records
- Rapid City
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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