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Perkins County, South Dakota

Perkins County was established on February 26, 1909 (organized in 1909) from Butte CountyHarding County.

Currently the Perkins County Seat is located in Bison and the county government website is unknown

Locations adjacent to Perkins County are Adams County, North Dakota, Corson CountyZiebach CountyMeade CountyButte CountyHarding County.

Perkins County has Federal Census Schedules to help in researching your family tree. Federal government Population Schedules are present for 1910192019301940. There are free down-loadable not to mention printable census forms to help with your research.

Perkins County Society and Family History Resources

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

Perkins County Courthouse and Government Records

Genealogist often overlook the benefits of Perkins 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 Perkins 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.

Perkins County Links

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

Perkins Co. SD Books, Newspapers & Publications

Perkins Co. SD Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Perkins Co. SD Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Perkins Co. SD Census Records

Perkins Co. SD Cemeteries & Church Records

Perkins Co. SD Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Perkins Co. SD General and History Websites

Perkins Co. SD Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Perkins Co. SD Military Records