Shannon 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;[[Shannon_County,_South_Dakota|Shannon County]]'' {{SDDC}} <br> <br>
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Shannon 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 = Shannon County
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| adoption_sign = Adoption SDGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>and its representative<br>'''[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~sdshanno/ Shannon Co. SDGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = SD-shannon.png
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| state = South Dakota
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| state_map = South_Dakota.png
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| founded year = 1875
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| founded date = January 11
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| seat wl = Hot Springs
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://shannon.sdcounties.org/ 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<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002)Shannon County, South Dakota, p.628</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
'''1875--'''Shannon County was created from 11 January 1875 from unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' Hot Springs <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1875--'''Shannon County was created from 11 January 1875 from unorganized territory. <br>'''County seat:''' Hot Springs <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  ==
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Indian Reservation  ====
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A portion of the [[Pine Ridge Indian Reservation (South Dakota)|Pine Ridge Indian Reservation]] is in Shannon County. The remaining portion is in [[Jackson County, South Dakota|Jackson County]].
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*Bennett
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*[[Bennett County, South Dakota|Bennett]]
*Jackson
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*[[Cherry County, Nebraska|Cherry County, Nebraska]]
*Pennington
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*[[Custer County, South Dakota|Custer]]
*Chuster
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*[[Dawes County, Nebraska|Dawes County, Nebraska]]
*Fall River
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*[[Fall River County, South Dakota|Fall River]]
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*[[Jackson County, South Dakota|Jackson]]
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*[[Pennington County, South Dakota|Pennington]]
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*[[Sheridan County, Nebraska|Sheridan County, Nebraska]]
  
 
== 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/1476077 FamilySearch Record Search]<br>
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:'''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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:'''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  ==
 
== 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=204816&subject_disp=South+Dakota%2C+Shannon&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|South+Dakota%2C+Shannon|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Shannon_County,_South_Dakota]]
 
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Shannon 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.


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.
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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[1]

History

Parent County

1875--Shannon County was created from 11 January 1875 from unorganized territory.
County seat: Hot Springs [2]

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)Shannon County, South Dakota, p.628
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).