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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*'''1873--'''McPherson County was created 8 January 1873 from [[Buffalo_County,_South_Dakota|Buffalo]] County. '''County seat:''' Leola <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1873--'''McPherson County was created 8 January 1873 from [[Buffalo County, South Dakota|Buffalo]] County. '''County seat:''' Leola <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Edmunds County, South Dakota|Edmunds]]  
 
*[[Edmunds County, South Dakota|Edmunds]]  
 
*[[McIntosh County, North Dakota|McIntosh County, North Dakota]]  
 
*[[McIntosh County, North Dakota|McIntosh County, North Dakota]]  
*[[Walworth_County,_South_Dakota|Walworth]]
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*[[Walworth County, South Dakota|Walworth]]
  
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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Various [http://odessa3.org/collections/cemeteries/sodak/link/mcphersd.txt McPherson County cemeteries] listing the names of deceased, dates of death and birth, and names of parents or spouses where available.
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Various [http://odessa3.org/collections/cemeteries/sodak/link/mcphersd.txt McPherson County cemeteries] listing the names of deceased, dates of death and birth, and names of parents or spouses where available.  
  
 
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==== Census  ====
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Revision as of 13:46, 27 August 2010

Template:South Dakota-stubUnited States  > South Dakota > McPherson County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

  • 1873--McPherson County was created 8 January 1873 from Buffalo County. County seat: Leola [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Various McPherson County cemeteries listing the names of deceased, dates of death and birth, and names of parents or spouses where available.

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

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).