Haakon County, South Dakota Genealogy Guide2016-05-28T19:38:36+00:00

Haakon County, South Dakota Genealogy Guide

Haakon County, South Dakota (Map It) was created on November 3, 1914 from Stanley County. The county was named in honor of King Haakon VII of Norway. Learn More About State of South Dakota History

Haakon County is bordered by Ziebach County (north), Stanley County (east), Jones County (southeast), Jackson County (south), Pennington County (west).

Haakon County Cities and Towns include Midland, Milesville, Philip.

Haakon County, South Dakota Courthouse Records

The Haakon County Courthouse is located in Philip, 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 Haakon 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.

  • Haakon County Register of Deeds has Marriage Records from 1915 and Land Records from 1893. 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.
  • Haakon County Clerk of Court has Probate Records from 1915 and Court Records from 1915.

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Haakon County, South Dakota Vital Records

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