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''[[United States Genealogy|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[North Dakota Genealogy|North Dakota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' Sioux County {{NDDC}} <br> <br>  
  
Sioux County, North 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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Sioux County, North 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 = Sioux County
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| state = North Dakota
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| founded year = 1914
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| founded date = September 3
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| seat = Fort Yates
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| building address = Sioux County Courthouse<br> 300 2nd Avenue<br> Fort Yates, ND 58538<br>Phone: 701.854.3853<br>[http://www.ndaco.org/?id=76&form_data_id=178 '''Sioux County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.ndaco.org/?id=76&form_data_id=178 Sioux County Courthouse]<br> 300 2nd Avenue<br> Fort Yates, ND 58538<br>Phone: 701.854.3853&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk District Court has marriage&nbsp;records from 1916, <br>burial, divorce, probate, court and land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Sioux County, North Dakota. Page 526 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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<br><br>Clerk District Court has marriage&nbsp;records from 1916, <br>burial, divorce, probate, court and land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Sioux County, North Dakota. Page 526 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
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==== Indian Reservation  ====
 
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A portion of the [[Standing Rock Indian Reservation|Standing Rock Indian Reservation]] is in Sioux County. The remainder of the reservation is in [[Corson County, South Dakota|Corson County]], South Dakota  
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A portion of the [[Standing Rock Indian Reservation|Standing Rock Indian Reservation]] is in Sioux County. The remainder of the reservation is in [[Corson County, South Dakota Genealogy|Corson County]], South Dakota  
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
[[Adams County, North Dakota|Adams]] | [[Emmons County, North Dakota|Emmons]] | [[Grant County, North Dakota|Grant]] | [[Morton County, North Dakota|Morton]] | '''South Dakota''' counties: [[Campbell County, South Dakota|Campbell]] | [[Corson County, South Dakota|Corson]] | [[Perkins County, South Dakota|Perkins]]  
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[[Adams County, North Dakota Genealogy|Adams]] | [[Emmons County, North Dakota Genealogy|Emmons]] | [[Grant County, North Dakota Genealogy|Grant]] | [[Morton County, North Dakota Genealogy|Morton]] | '''South Dakota''' counties: [[Campbell County, South Dakota Genealogy|Campbell]] | [[Corson County, South Dakota Genealogy|Corson]] | [[Perkins County, South Dakota Genealogy|Perkins]]  
  
 
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Sioux County, North 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.


Sioux County, North Dakota
Map
Map of North Dakota highlighting Sioux County
Location in the state of North Dakota
Map of the U.S. highlighting North Dakota
Location of North Dakota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded September 3, 1914
County Seat Fort Yates
Courthouse
Address Sioux County Courthouse
300 2nd Avenue
Fort Yates, ND 58538
Phone: 701.854.3853
Sioux County Website

Contents

County Courthouse



Clerk District Court has marriage records from 1916,
burial, divorce, probate, court and land records[1]

History

Parent County

1914--Sioux County was created 3 September 1914 from Standing Rock Reservation. County seat: Fort Yates [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Indian Reservation

A portion of the Standing Rock Indian Reservation is in Sioux County. The remainder of the reservation is in Corson County, South Dakota

Neighboring Counties

Adams | Emmons | Grant | Morton | South Dakota counties: Campbell | Corson | Perkins

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1915
  • 1920
  • 1925
  • 1930

Church

Church records and the information they provide vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. For general information about North Dakota denominations, view the North Dakota Church Records wiki page.


Court

Land

When the United States acquired North Dakota, most of the land became available for homesteading or purchase from the federal government. For more information on this, see North Dakota Land and Property.

After land was transferred from the government to private owners, the registrar of deeds in each county recorded the land transactions in the form of deeds and mortgages.


Local Histories

Local histories are available for Sioux County, North Dakota Genealogy. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories see the wiki page section North Dakota Local Histories.


Maps

Military

Newspapers

Additional newspapers abstracts can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Sioux County, North Dakota Genealogy newspapers in online catalogs like:


Probate

Probate records of North Dakota are at the county clerk's office in each county courthouse. See above for the address of this county's courthouse. Some later estate records are available at the North Dakota Supreme Court. The Family History Library does not presently have copies of probate records from North Dakota.

See the Wiki page North Dakota Probate Records for additional information.

Content: Probate Records may give the decedent's date of death, names of his or her spouse, children, parents, siblings, in-laws, neighbors, associates, relatives, and their place of residence.

Record types: dockets, guardians records, administrators records, real estate records, personal property records, and claim registers.

Taxation

The location of tax records of North Dakota depend on the type of tax. Some are at the clerk's office in the county courthouse, while others are in the state archive. The Family History Library does not presently have copies of tax records from North Dakota.


Vital Records

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths recorded on registers, certificates, and documents. A copy or an extract of most original records can be purchased from the North Dakota Vital Records State Department of Health or the County Clerk's office of the county where the event occurred.


Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Sioux County, North Dakota. Page 526 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).

 

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