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Hand County South Dakota Links
South Dakota Research Links
Part of Hand County South Dakota site
Last updated by Carolyn S. Rosemore Wednesday, 12-Nov-2003 12:43:31 MST

Argus Leader - Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co., SD
Obits are back!

Public Opinion - Watertown, Codington Co., SD
Now requires registration to access parts of site.

American News - Aberdeen, Brown Co., SD
Great new look!!! Extensive obit section.

Tribune - Mobridge, Walworth Co., SD
NOTE: Not all of the obituaries are included in the online issues.

Chamberlain-Oacoma Register - Chamberlain, SD
Appears to be gone!  Haven't found any new location.
Faulk County Record - Faulkton, SD
Obits are under "Local News".

Potter County News - Gettysburg, SD
Potter County News is no longer an affiliate of PowerOne Media and its Web site is unavailable to the public.

South Dakota Newspaper & TV Links
You might want to bookmark this one!
Contains additional SD news links.

Newspaper Abstracts by State
clippings from OLD newspapers - + links

South Dakota
Interesting, Miscellaneous, Unusual Sites

South Dakota Ghost Towns
User submitted info. Also covers other states

South Dakota WWI Honor Roll
Sorted by county.
Over 1000 South Dakota men and women who died
while in their country
's service during World War I, 1917 - 1918
SD Genealogy Message Boards & Guest Books
Read, Post, Search

RW Hand County, SD Message Boards's GenForum
South Dakota Queries

SDGenWeb Guest Book
View or Post

Scroll to bottom of page for latest entries
South Dakota Genealogy Queries

Genealogy Sites

SD GenWeb

Genealogy Exchange & Surname Registry

New State of South Dakota page! 02-21-01

Cyndi's List - US - SD
SD Resources at Cyndi's List Website

SDGenWeb County Archives
Files, files, files!!! All SD Counties.

Lyman County, SD
Tons of Genealogy Research Info here!
Barbara Speck

Gen Resources: Beadle Co., SD
Gen Resources: Hand Co., SD
and Stark & Peoria Co., Illinois
Karen Hammer-Seeman

Lots of Info here!


Rootsweb interactive Search
Search SD Genealogical Society Quarterly Index

1895 Atlas - South Dakota
SD map, County Maps plus lists SD 1895 County Seats, City or Town Name  Population  County  Area of State  Has Post Office?  Has Railroad?  Has Express Office? 

SD Counties: Gen Resources
Hand Co. SD Genealogy Resources

State of South Dakota sites

Lots of Links!!

Yearbooks/photos/indexes/lookups etc.
Old School Annuals & College Yearbooks
Indexed by STATES!!
Paula Franklin - Webmaster

Note: Becky's Yearbook Index closed permanently May 2002

St. Lawrence & Ree Heights Closed Schools have been added to this database. FREE site!

SD High School Websites List
South Dakota High School Websites
(Some may not be used or aren't updated)

Phone-Email-Maps -GREAT!

People-Places-Phones-Zip Codes-Maps & More!
Reverse lookup by phone number!

Phone - REVERSE lookup - Toll-Free- Email - Web
(I note some listings not current - and not as complete in the number of "hits" as Switchboard.  Just FYI! csr)

Search Adoption Reunion Registries
Search or Post

This is a one-stop page to only the BEST sites!!
Bookmark this one!

Adoption Retriever
Funeral Homes
Funeral Net - Search

Funeral Home Listings By State (South Dakota

Cemetery Junction 
Funeral Home Directory - more!
Obituary Central

Includes several related search engines

(Social Security Death Index)

Pappy's Gal

Suzy Lee fell in love.
She planned to marry Joe.
She was so happy bout it all,
she told her pappy so.

Pappy told her, "Suzie Gal,
you'll have to find another.
I'd just as soon yo maw don't know,
but Joe is yo half-brother."

So Suzie forgot about her Joe
and planned to marry Will.
But, after telling pappy this,
he said "There's trouble still."

"You can't marry Will, my gal,
and please don't tell yo mother,
cause Will and Joe and several mo
I know is yo half-brother."

But Mama knew and said, "Honey chile,
do what makes yo happy.
Marry Will or marry Joe,
You ain't no kin to Pappy!"

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Tombstones, Cemetery Records etc.

Find A Grave
Find the graves of ancestors, create virtual memorials, add 'virtual flowers' and a note to a loved one's grave, etc.

Headstone Hunter
Volunteers will photograph for you!

Cemeteries of South Dakota
Online searches plus links

Directory of South Dakota Cemeteries
plus more links & helpful articles