Corson County, South Dakota Genealogy Guide2016-05-28T19:33:56+00:00

Corson County, South Dakota Genealogy Guide

Corson County, South Dakota (Map It) was created on March 2, 1909 from Indian lands. The county was named in honor of Dighton Corson, a Justice of the South Dakota Supreme Court. Learn More About State of South Dakota History

Corson County is bordered by Sioux County, North Dakota (north), Campbell County (east), Walworth County, Dewey County (south), Ziebach County (southwest), Perkins County (west).

Corson County Cities and Towns include Bullhead, Little Eagle, McIntosh, McLaughlin, Morristown, Walker.

Corson County, South Dakota Courthouse Records

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

Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes.  The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH.  The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues.  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 Corson county. The date listed for each category of record is usually the earliest registration filed. The earliest date does not indicate that there are numerous records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually registered.

  • Corson County Register of Deeds has Marriage Records from September 8, 1909 and Land Records from 1909?. 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.
  • Corson County Clerk of Court has Probate Records from 1909? and Court Records from 1909?.

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