Bon Homme County, South Dakota
Bon Homme County was established on April 05, 1862 from Unorganized territory.
Currently the Bon Homme County Seat is located in Tyndall and the county government website is unknown
Bon Homme County has Federal Census Schedules to help in researching your family tree. Federal government Population Schedules are present for 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.
Bon Homme Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1870 and 1880. Bon Homme Co. Industry and Agriculture Schedules can be found for 1870 and 1880. Bon Homme Co. Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890. There are free down-loadable not to mention printable census forms to help with your research.
Bon Homme County Society and Family History Resources
A list of Bon Homme County Historical and Genealogical Societies, Forums, Message Boards, Libraries, Archives.
- South Dakota State Genealogy Network (facebook.com)
- Czech Heritage Preservation Society, PO Box 128, Tabor, SD 57063; (605) 463-2476
- Bon Homme County, South Dakota Message Boards (boards.ancestry.com)
- Bon Homme County, South Dakota Genealogy Forum (genforum.genealogy.com)
- USGenWeb Archives for Bon Homme County (usgwarchives.net)
Bon Homme County Courthouse and Government Records
Genealogist often overlook the benefits of Bon Homme County court, probate, and land files as a useful resource of ancestry and genealogy details. Hidden away in South Dakota courthouses and archives just about everywhere are the ambitions and frustrations of the many South Dakota residents.
The odds are very good that your potential forefathers have left a comprehensive record of at least quite a few elements of their lives in the Bon Homme County court records. Even if your forefathers is not referred to in a Court case, take into consideration all of the other procedures which could have lead to him or her to appear in court records.
The following indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Bon Homme county. The dates indicated below are the first known records for this county which may include records of land, estates, taxes, vital records, divorces, naturalizations, voter registration, court records, and so forth.
- Haakon County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
- Address: 300 W 18th Ave, Tyndall, SD 57066
- Phone: (605) 589-4215
- Bon Homme County Register of Deeds
- Marriage Records: 1874
- Land Records: 1865
- Bon Homme County Clerk of Court.
- Probate Records: 1877
- Court Records: 1871
- South Dakota Office of Vital Records has copies of birth, marriage, divorce and death records. There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in South Dakota for current fees and application process. Birth, marriage, and death records are connected with central life events.
Bon Homme County Links
The following are web links to Family history and genealogy, Records and Resources relating to Bon Homme County. Each of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Business Sites, Private Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some require a payment. This is simply a directory which has been gathered or submitted. I do not recommend or promote one genealogy site above another. Feel free to furnish your own most liked Bon Homme County genealogy or family history associated sites.