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Sanborn County, South Dakota

Sanborn County was established on March 09, 1883 from Miner County.

Currently the Sanborn County Seat is located in Woonsocket and the county government website is

Locations adjacent to Sanborn County are Beadle CountyMiner CountyHanson CountyDavison CountyAurora CountyJerauld County.

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

Sanborn Co. Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890. There are free down-loadable not to mention printable census forms to help with your research.

Sanborn County Society and Family History Resources

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

Sanborn County Courthouse and Government Records

Genealogist often overlook the benefits of Sanborn 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 Sanborn 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.

Sanborn County Links

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

Sanborn Co. SD Books, Newspapers & Publications

Sanborn Co. SD Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Sanborn Co. SD Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Sanborn Co. SD Census Records

Sanborn Co. SD Cemeteries & Church Records

Sanborn Co. SD Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Sanborn Co. SD General and History Websites

Sanborn Co. SD Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Sanborn Co. SD Military Records