Hand County, South Dakota Genealogy
|Hand County, South Dakota|
Location in the state of South Dakota
Location of South Dakota in the U.S.
|Founded||January 8, 1873|
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Hand County; 415 W 1st Ave; Miller, SD 57362-1346; Ph. 605.853.3512 Details: (Organized 1 Sep 1882) (Reg of Deeds has b & d rec from 1905, bur & land rec; Co Treas has m rec from 1883; Clk Ct has div rec from late 1800’s, pro rec from 1880’s & ct rec from 1889)
Ebenezer Baptist Cemetery transcription listing the lot and plot number, name of deceased and information on headstone.
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 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
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).