Shannon County, South Dakota

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Shannon County; 906 N River St; Hot Springs, SD 57747-1387; Ph. 605.745.5131 Details: (Attached to Fall River Co) (Reg of Deeds has m & land rec; Clk Cts has pro & ct rec)
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Shannon County Courthouse<br> 906 N River Street; <br>Hot Springs, SD 57747-1387<br> Phone: 605.745.5131&nbsp;<br><br>Register of Deeds has marriage and land records; <br>Clerk Courts has probate and court records
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 16:59, 4 October 2012

Shannon 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 11, 1875
County Seat Hot Springs
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Contents

County Courthouse

Shannon County Courthouse
906 N River Street;
Hot Springs, SD 57747-1387
Phone: 605.745.5131 

Register of Deeds has marriage and land records;
Clerk Courts has probate and court records

History

Parent County

1875--Shannon County was created from 11 January 1875 from unorganized territory.
County seat: Hot Springs [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Indian Reservation

A portion of the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation is in Shannon County. The remaining portion is in Jackson County.

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).