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Moody County, South Dakota

Moody County was established on January 08, 1873 from Brookings County, Minnehaha County.

Currently the Moody County Seat is located in Flandreau and the county government website is

Locations adjacent to Moody County are Brookings CountyPipestone County, Minnesota, Minnehaha CountyLake County.

Moody 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.

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

Moody County Society and Family History Resources

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

Moody County Courthouse and Government Records

Genealogist often overlook the benefits of Moody 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 Moody 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.

Moody County Links

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

Moody Co. SD Books, Newspapers & Publications

Moody Co. SD Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Moody Co. SD Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Moody Co. SD Census Records

Moody Co. SD Cemeteries & Church Records

Moody Co. SD Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Moody Co. SD General and History Websites

Moody Co. SD Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Moody Co. SD Military Records