Turner 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;[[Turner_County,_South_Dakota|Turner County]]'' {{SDDC}} <br> <br>
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Turner 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 = Turner County
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| adoption_sign = Adoption SDGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>and its representative<br>'''[http://www.rootsweb.com/~sdturner/ Turner Co. SDGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = SD-turner.png
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| state = South Dakota
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| state_map = South_Dakota.png
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| founded year = 1871
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| founded date = January 13
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| seat wl = Parker
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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Turner County&nbsp;Courthouse<br>400 S Main Street<br>Parker, SD 57053-0446<br>Phone: 605.297.3115&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Court has birth and death records from 1905, <br>marriage records from 1872, divorce records from 1907, <br>probate records from 1866 and court records from 1900; <br>Register of Deeds has land records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002)Turner County, South Dakota, p.628</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*'''1871--'''Turner County was created 13 January 1871 from[[Lincoln_County,_South_Dakota|Lincoln ]]and Jayne, Eliminiated 13 Jan. 1871,&nbsp;Counties. '''County seat:''' Parker <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1871--'''Turner County was created 13 January 1871 from[[Lincoln County, South Dakota|Lincoln and]] Jayne, Eliminiated 13 Jan. 1871,&nbsp;Counties. <br>'''County seat:''' Parker <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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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Clay_County,_South_Dakota|Clay]]
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*[[Clay County, South Dakota|Clay]]  
*[[Hutchinson_County,_South_Dakota|Hutchinson]]
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*[[Hutchinson County, South Dakota|Hutchinson]]  
*[[Lincoln_County,_South_Dakota|Lincoln]]
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*[[Lincoln County, South Dakota|Lincoln]]  
*[[McCook_County,_South_Dakota|McCook]]
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*[[McCook County, South Dakota|McCook]]  
*[[Minnehaha_County,_South_Dakota|Minnehaha]]
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*[[Minnehaha County, South Dakota|Minnehaha]]  
*[[Yankton_County,_South_Dakota|Yankton]]
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*[[Yankton County, South Dakota|Yankton]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
Various [http://odessa3.org/collections/cemeteries/sodak/link/turnersd.txt Turner County Cemeteries] transcriptions which may include the name, date of death, date of birth, lot and plot number, and parents or spouses names.
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Various [http://odessa3.org/collections/cemeteries/sodak/link/turnersd.txt Turner County Cemeteries] transcriptions which may include the name, date of death, date of birth, lot and plot number, and parents or spouses names.  
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
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'''1905, 1915, 1925 State Censuses --'''Unique information could include: Ethnic Background, Maiden Name, Church Affiliation &amp; Military Service  
 
'''1905, 1915, 1925 State Censuses --'''Unique information could include: Ethnic Background, Maiden Name, Church Affiliation &amp; Military Service  
  
'''&nbsp;&nbsp; 1905''' state census with images can be viewed free at [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1477737 FamilySearch Record Search]  
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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]  
  
'''&nbsp;&nbsp; 1915''' state census with images can be viewed free at [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1476041 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]  
  
'''&nbsp;&nbsp; 1925 '''state census with images can be viewed free at [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1476077 FamilySearch Record Search]<br>
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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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'''&nbsp;&nbsp; 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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'''&nbsp;&nbsp; 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  ==
 
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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=204831&subject_disp=South+Dakota%2C+Turner&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|South+Dakota%2C+Turner|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Turner 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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Founded January 13, 1871
County Seat Parker
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County Courthouse

Turner County Courthouse
400 S Main Street
Parker, SD 57053-0446
Phone: 605.297.3115 

Clerk Court has birth and death records from 1905,
marriage records from 1872, divorce records from 1907,
probate records from 1866 and court records from 1900;
Register of Deeds has land records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1871--Turner County was created 13 January 1871 fromLincoln and Jayne, Eliminiated 13 Jan. 1871, Counties.
    County seat: Parker [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Various Turner County Cemeteries transcriptions which may include the name, date of death, date of birth, lot and plot number, and parents or spouses names.

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