Minnehaha County, South Dakota Records

Minnehaha County, South Dakota (Map It) was created on April 05, 1862 from Unorganized territory. The county was named for the Sioux term for waterfall.

Minnehaha County is bordered by Moody County (north), Rock County, Minnesota (east), Lyon County, Iowa, Lincoln County (south), Turner County (southwest), McCook County (west), Lake County (northwest).

Minnehaha County Cities and Towns include Baltic, Brandon, Colton, Crooks, Dell Rapids, Garretson, Hartford, Humboldt, Sherman, Sioux Falls, Valley Springs.

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Courthouse Records

The Minnehaha County Courthouse is located in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Learn More About State of South Dakota Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.

The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH. Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Minnehaha county. The date listed for each record is usually the earliest registration filed. The date does not indicate that there are alot records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually filed with the clerk.

The state archives holds probate records (1873—1907) and wills (1961—1974).

  • Minnehaha County Register of Deeds has Marriage Records from 1872 and Land Records from 1862?. The County Register of Deeds is the primary record-keeping and archival repository for county land records and for the recording & maintaining of records pertaining to that real estate, plats, deeds, mortgages & many miscellaneous documents. This office is the keeper of birth, death & marriage records, military discharge records, fictitious name filings, and various types of liens, including mechanic’s liens, state and federal tax liens.
  • Minnehaha County Clerk of Court has Probate Records from 1862? and Court Records from 1862?.

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Census Records

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Vital Records

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Resources

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