Roberts County, South Dakota Genealogy

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'''1883--'''Roberts County was created 8 March 1883 from [[Grant_County,_South_Dakota|Grant ]]County and Sisseton/Indian Reserve.<br>'''County seat:''' Sisseton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1883--'''Roberts County was created 8 March 1883 from [[Grant County, South Dakota|Grant ]]County and Sisseton/Indian Reserve.<br>'''County seat:''' Sisseton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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A portion of the [[Lake_Traverse_Indian_Reservation_(South_Dakota)|Lake Traverse Indian Reservation]] is in Roberts County. The remainder of the reservation is in [[Marshall_County,_South_Dakota|Marshall]], [[Day_County,_South_Dakota|Day]], and [[Codington_County,_South_Dakota|Codington]] Counties in South Dakota and in [[Richland_County,_North_Dakota|Richland]] and [[Sargent_County,_North_Dakota|Sargent]] Counties in North Dakota.
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A portion of the [[Lake Traverse Indian Reservation (South Dakota)|Lake Traverse Indian Reservation]] is in Roberts County. The remainder of the reservation is in [[Marshall County, South Dakota|Marshall]], [[Day County, South Dakota|Day]], and [[Codington County, South Dakota|Codington]] Counties in South Dakota and in [[Richland County, North Dakota|Richland]] and [[Sargent County, North Dakota|Sargent]] Counties in North Dakota.  
  
 
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Revision as of 01:58, 28 August 2010

United States  > South Dakota > Roberts County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1883--Roberts County was created 8 March 1883 from Grant County and Sisseton/Indian Reserve.
County seat: Sisseton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Indian Reservation

A portion of the Lake Traverse Indian Reservation is in Roberts County. The remainder of the reservation is in Marshall, Day, and Codington Counties in South Dakota and in Richland and Sargent Counties in North Dakota.

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

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).