Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe, South Dakota

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United States Gotoarrow.png American Indians Gotoarrow.png South Dakota Gotoarrow.png Indians of South Dakota Gotoarrow.png Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe, South Dakota

Guide to Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe, South Dakota ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, and other agency records.

Tribal Headquarters

Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe
P.O. Box 590
2001 Main Street
Eagle Butte, SD 57625

Tribal Chairman: 1.605.964.4155
Tribal Vice-Chairman: 1.605.964.4155
Tribal Treasurer: 1.605.964.4426
Tribal Secretary: 1.605.964.8311


Brief Timeline

Additional References to the History of the Tribe and/or Band



The majority of records of individuals were those created by the agencies. Some records may be available to tribal members through the tribal headquarters.They were (and are) the local office of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and were charged with maintaining records of the activities of those under their responsibility. Among these records are:


This tribe is primarily associated with the Cheyenne River Reservation in South Dakota.

Important Web Sites

For Further Reading

For background information to help find American Indian ancestors see For Further Reading.