Tripp County, South Dakota Genealogy

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*'''1873--'''Tripp County was created 8 January 1873 from [[Gregory County, South Dakota|Gregory]] and [[Todd County, South Dakota|Todd]](old) Counties and unorganized territory.  
 
*'''1873--'''Tripp County was created 8 January 1873 from [[Gregory County, South Dakota|Gregory]] and [[Todd County, South Dakota|Todd]](old) Counties and unorganized territory.  
*'''County seat:''' Winner <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''County seat:''' Winner, SD 57580; Tripp County Courthouse&nbsp;
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<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 06:00, 21 May 2011

 
Tripp County, South Dakota
Map
Map of South Dakota highlighting Tripp County
Location in the state of South Dakota
Map of the U.S. highlighting South Dakota
Location of South Dakota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 8, 1873
County Seat Winner
Courthouse
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Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent county

  • 1873--Tripp County was created 8 January 1873 from Gregory and Todd(old) Counties and unorganized territory.
  • County seat: Winner, SD 57580; Tripp County Courthouse 

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Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

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

http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~sdtripp/index.htm

"Tripp County Centennial 1909-2009", published by Winner Chamber of Commerce Centennial History Committee, 480 pages; history of Tripp County; many biographies of area families.

"Tripp County Rural Schools, 100 Years" compiled by Family Tree Society, Winner, SD, 192 pages; rural school pictures and stories.

"Businesses in Winner, SD from 1910 - 2008, A Tripp County Centennial Project",  Keo Boreson, Compiler, August 2009; history of each business building on Main Street of Winner, SD and change of ownership and type of business, 200 pages

"Our Roots are in Wewela", Helen Turnquist, Compiler; 2009;  History and maps of Wewela, SD; many old pictures of town, church and school; biographies of families in area; 195 pages

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Schools

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).