Butte County, South Dakota Genealogy
|Butte County, South Dakota|
Location in the state of South Dakota
Location of South Dakota in the U.S.
|Founded||May 6, 1883|
|County Seat||Belle Fourche|
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
- 1883--Butte County was created 6 May 1883 from Lawrence and Mandan Counties.
County seat: Belle Fourche 
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
LDS Ward and Branch Records
- Belle Fourche
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).