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Brown County Data
The county is named after Alfred Brown, of Hutchinson County, South Dakota, a Dakota Territory legislator in 1879
County Seat: Aberdeen
Year Organized: 1879
Square Miles: 1,713

Aberdeen (county seat) * Columbia * Groton

Claremont * Frederick * Hecla * Stratford * Verdon * Warner * Westport

Census-designated Places
Bath * Bath Corner * Ferney * Mansfield (partial)

Unincorporated Communities
Barnard * Houghton * Huffton * James * Ordway * Putney * Rudolph * Richmond * Winship

County Records

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Cemeteries Census Records
Church Histories / Records County Records
Death Records Family Bibles and Records
History Topics Marriage Records
Military Records Miscellaneous Data
Newspaper Gleanings Obituaries and Death Notices
School Records Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Feb 2017:  obits for FULKER, JOHNSON, DENSMORE, VANSLYCK, FLETCHER, POOL.  Birth notice for MYERS.  Marriage announcements for SVARSTAD-TANBERT, KNUTSON-NELSON, PUFFENBERG-PHLAGER.  Sicklist news for CRALLE, MAYO, DALY, ROZELL, BAKER, PERRY.  1889-1890 Aberdeen and West Hill City Directory!


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Courthouse info:
25 Market Street
Aberdeen, SD 57401-4224
Phone: (605) 626-7109

Surrounding Counties

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