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Ole Aslakson Homestead in Rural Brookings County [Courtesy of Sheana Siegel]


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County Information
Founded July 3, 1871, Brookings County was named after Wilmot Wood Brookings, a politician and pioneer of southeastern South Dakota
1913 Map
Map of 1913

Towns and Cities

Ahnberg ~ Argo ~ Aurora ~ Brookings ~ Bruce ~ Bushnell ~ Elkton ~ Fountain ~ Grant ~ Laketon ~ McKain ~ Medary ~ Sinai ~ Sioux Valley Jc. ~ Volga ~ White

Afton ~ Alton ~ Argo ~ Aurora ~ Bangor ~ Brookings ~ Elkton ~ Eureka ~ Lake Hendricks ~ Lake Sinai ~ Laketon ~ Medary ~ Oak Lake ~ Oakwood ~ Oslo ~ Parnell ~ Preston ~ Richland ~ Sherman ~ Sterling ~ Trenton ~ Volga ~ Winsor

Brookings County Courthouse

Brookings, South Dakota Courthouse info:
County Courthouse

314 6th Avenue
Brookings, SD 57006-2057


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Town of Brookings

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Website Updates:May 2018:  Obituary pages reformatted.  Obituaries added for Oswald Torgerson, Oscar Steen, and Carl Knutson.  Photo of Ole Aslakson Homestead added.


Adjacent Counties
Deuel County    Hamlin County      Kingsbury County       Lake County
Lincoln County        Moody County

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