Ziebach County, South Dakota Genealogy
Ziebach County, South Dakota genealogy and family history research page. Guide to genealogy, history, and courthouse sources including birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, wills, deeds and land records, Civil War records, family histories, cemeteries, churches, tax records, newspapers, and obituaries.
|Ziebach County, South Dakota|
Location in the state of South Dakota
Location of South Dakota in the U.S.
|Founded||February 1, 1911, 1911|
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Ziebach County Courthouse
PO Box 68
Dupree, SD 57623
Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, burial and
land records from 1911; Clerk Court has divorce,
probate and court records from 1911
1911--Ziebach County was created 1 February 1911 from Schnasse,Eliminated 1 Feb. 1911, Sterling, Eliminated 1 Feb. 1911, and Armstrong, Eliminated 6 Jan. 1895, Counties and unorganized territory.
County seat: Dupree 
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 FamilySearch Record Search
Land and property records can place an ancestor in a particular location, provide economic information, and reveal family relationships. Land records include: deeds, abstracts and indexes, mortgages, leases, grants and land patents.
See South Dakota Land and Property for additional information about early South Dakota land grants. After land was transferred to private ownership, subsequent transactions were usually recorded at the county courthouse, where records are currently housed.
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002)Ziebach County, South Dakota, p.628
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).