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Campbell County, South Dakota

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Dupper and Orth
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  • Johannes Orth (1892 - 1892)
    Son of Peter & Barbara Orth.
  • Peter Orth (1861 - 1933)
    June 01, 1933, Peter Orth Sr. Peter Orth Sr. died at his home southwest of Artas on May 22, 1933. He was born May 28, 1861, in Worms, South Russia. He came with his parents to the United States in 1873...
  • Peter P. Orth (1888 - 1968)
    Death Certificate
  • Barbara Orth (1863 - 1895)
    May 29, 1895, Mrs. Peter Orth Barbara Orth died Tuesday from the effects of childbirth. Services were conducted by Reverend Bauer.

Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Campbell County, South Dakota.

The county was created in 1873 and organized in 1884. It was named for Norman B. Campbell, a Dakota Territory legislator in 1873 and son of General Charles T. Campbell.

Adjacent Counties

Cities, Towns & Communities

  • Artas
  • Gale
  • Herried
  • La Grace
  • Mound City (County Seat)
  • North Campbell
  • Pollock
  • South Campbell
  • Tilso
  • Vanderbilt



Genealogy Trails


Germans From Russia Heritage Society

Roots Web

Time Passages Campbell County in 1900

Map of Campbell County, 1911

SD Gen Web