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{{South Dakota-stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[South Dakota|South Dakota]] > Lyman County''  
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{{South Dakota-stub}} {{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Lyman County
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| adoption_sign = Adoption SDGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>and its representative<br>'''[http://sdgenweb.com/lyman/ Lyman Co. SDGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = SD-lyman.png
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| state = South Dakota
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| founded year = 1873
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| founded date = January 8
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| seat wl = Kennebec
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}} ''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] &nbsp;[[South Dakota|South Dakota]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] &nbsp;[[Lyman_County,_South_Dakota|Lyman County]]''  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.lymancounty.org/page.php?2 Lyman County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 235; <br>Kennebec, SD 57544<br>Phone: 605.869.2277&nbsp;<br><br>Register of Deeds has birth records from 1905, death<br>records from 1920, burial and land records; County<br>Treasurer has marriage records from 1905; Clerk Court <br>has divorce, probate and court records from 1880<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002)Lyman County, South Dakota, p.626</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*'''1873--'''Lyman County was created 8 January 1873 from [[Gregory County, South Dakota|Gregory]] County and unorganized territory.
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*'''1873--'''Lyman County was created 8 January 1873 from [[Gregory County, South Dakota|Gregory]] County and unorganized territory.<br> '''County seat:''' Kennebec <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
 
 
'''County seat:''' Kennebec <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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'''1905, 1915, 1925 State Censuses --'''Unique information could include: Ethnic Background, Maiden Name, Church Affiliation &amp; Military Service  
 
'''1905, 1915, 1925 State Censuses --'''Unique information could include: Ethnic Background, Maiden Name, Church Affiliation &amp; Military Service  
  
'''&nbsp;&nbsp; 1905''' state census with images can be viewed free at [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1477737 FamilySearch Record Search]  
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'''&nbsp;&nbsp; 1905''' state census with images can be viewed free at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1477737 FamilySearch Record Search]
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'''&nbsp;&nbsp; 1915''' state census with images can be viewed free at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1476041 FamilySearch Record Search]  
  
'''&nbsp;&nbsp; 1915''' state census with images can be viewed free at [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1476041 FamilySearch Record Search]  
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'''&nbsp;&nbsp; 1925 '''state census with images can be viewed free at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1476077 FamilySearch Record Search]<br>
  
'''&nbsp;&nbsp; 1925 '''state census with images can be viewed free at [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1476077 FamilySearch Record Search]<br>
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'''&nbsp;&nbsp; 1935 '''state census with images can be viewed free at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1614831 FamilySearch Record Search]<br>
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'''&nbsp;&nbsp; 1945 '''state census with images can be viewed free at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1747589FamilySearch Record Search]<br>  
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=204767&subject_disp=South+Dakota%2C+Lyman&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|South+Dakota%2C+Lyman|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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[[Category:Lyman_County,_South_Dakota]]
 
[[Category:Lyman_County,_South_Dakota]]

Revision as of 18:11, 9 October 2012

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Lyman County, South Dakota
Map
Map of South Dakota highlighting Lyman County
Location in the state of South Dakota
Map of the U.S. highlighting South Dakota
Location of South Dakota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 8, 1873
County Seat Kennebec
Courthouse
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County Courthouse

Lyman County Courthouse
PO Box 235;
Kennebec, SD 57544
Phone: 605.869.2277 

Register of Deeds has birth records from 1905, death
records from 1920, burial and land records; County
Treasurer has marriage records from 1905; Clerk Court
has divorce, probate and court records from 1880[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1873--Lyman County was created 8 January 1873 from Gregory County and unorganized territory.
    County seat: Kennebec [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Indian Reservation

The Lower Brule Indian Reservation is located in Lyman County.

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

1905, 1915, 1925 State Censuses --Unique information could include: Ethnic Background, Maiden Name, Church Affiliation & Military Service

   1905 state census with images can be viewed free at FamilySearch Record Search

   1915 state census with images can be viewed free at FamilySearch Record Search

   1925 state census with images can be viewed free at FamilySearch Record Search

   1935 state census with images can be viewed free at FamilySearch Record Search

   1945 state census with images can be viewed free at Record Search

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002)Lyman County, South Dakota, p.626
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).