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Brule County, South Dakota

Brule County was established on January 14, 1875 from Charles Mix County.

Currently the Brule County Seat is located in Chamberlain and the county government website is

Locations adjacent to Brule County are Buffalo CountyJerauld CountyAurora CountyCharles Mix CountyLyman County.

Brule County has Federal Census Schedules to help in researching your family tree. Federal government Population Schedules are present for 1880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Brule Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1880. Brule Co. Industry and Agriculture Schedules can be found for 1880. Brule Co. Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890. There are free down-loadable not to mention printable census forms to help with your research.

Brule County Society and Family History Resources

A list of Brule County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Forums, Message Boards, Libraries, Archives.

Brule County Courthouse and Government Records

Genealogist often overlook the benefits of Brule 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 Brule 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.

Brule County Links

The following are web links to Family history and genealogy, Records and Resources relating to Brule 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 Brule County genealogy or family history associated sites.

Brule Co. SD Books, Newspapers & Publications

Brule Co. SD Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Brule Co. SD Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Brule Co. SD Census Records

Brule Co. SD Cemeteries & Church Records

Brule Co. SD Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Brule Co. SD General and History Websites

Brule Co. SD Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Brule Co. SD Military Records