Shannon County, South Dakota

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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'''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>  
 
'''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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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]].
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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]].  
  
 
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Revision as of 01:02, 28 August 2010

United States  > South Dakota > Shannon County

Contents

County Courthouse

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

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).