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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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*'''1873--'''Walworth County was created 8 January 1873 from [[Buffalo_County,_South_Dakota|Buffalo<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1231362788234_987"></span>]] County. '''County seat:''' Selby <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1873--'''Walworth County was created 8 January 1873 from [[Buffalo County, South Dakota|Buffalo<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1231362788234_987" />]] County. '''County seat:''' Selby <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  ==
 
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==== Populated Places ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Campbell_County,_South_Dakota|Campbell]]
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*[[Campbell County, South Dakota|Campbell]]  
*[[Corson_County,_South_Dakota|Corson]]
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*[[Corson County, South Dakota|Corson]]  
*[[Dewey_County,_South_Dakota|Dewey]]
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*[[Dewey County, South Dakota|Dewey]]  
*[[Edmunds_County,_South_Dakota|Edmunds]]
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*[[Edmunds County, South Dakota|Edmunds]]  
*[[McPherson_County,_South_Dakota|McPherson]]
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*[[McPherson County, South Dakota|McPherson]]  
*[[Potter_County,_South_Dakota|Potter]]
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*[[Potter County, South Dakota|Potter]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
Various [http://odessa3.org/collections/cemeteries/sodak/link/walwthsd.txt Walworth County Cemeteries] transcriptions which may include name of deceased, date of death and birth and parent or spousal information.
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Various [http://odessa3.org/collections/cemeteries/sodak/link/walwthsd.txt Walworth County Cemeteries] transcriptions which may include name of deceased, date of death and birth and parent or spousal information.  
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
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Revision as of 05:04, 28 August 2010

Template:South Dakota-stubUnited States  > South Dakota > Walworth County 

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

  • 1873--Walworth County was created 8 January 1873 from Buffalo County. County seat: Selby [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Various Walworth County Cemeteries transcriptions which may include name of deceased, date of death and birth and parent or spousal information.

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

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

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).