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Hamlin County, South Dakota

Hamlin County was established on January 08, 1873 (organized in 1878) from Deuel County.

Currently the Hamlin County Seat is located in Hayti and the county government website is unknown

Locations adjacent to Hamlin County are Codington CountyDeuel CountyBrookings CountyKingsbury CountyClark County.

Hamlin 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.

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

Hamlin County Society and Family History Resources

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

Hamlin County Courthouse and Government Records

Genealogist often overlook the benefits of Hamlin 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 Hamlin 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 Hamlin 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. The state archives holds marriage licenses (1881—1969).

Hamlin County Links

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

Hamlin Co. SD Books, Newspapers & Publications

Hamlin Co. SD Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Hamlin Co. SD Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Hamlin Co. SD Census Records

Hamlin Co. SD Cemeteries & Church Records

Hamlin Co. SD Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Hamlin Co. SD General and History Websites

Hamlin Co. SD Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Hamlin Co. SD Military Records