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  • Lyman County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Lyman County, South Dakota.Lyman County was created by the Dakota Territorial Legislature on January 8, 1873, but was not organized until May 21, 1893. The county was named for W. P. Lyman, a politician. Adjacent Counties * Hughes County * Hyde County * Buffalo County * Brule County * Charles Mix County * Gregory County * Tripp County

  • Hamlin County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Hamlin County, South Dakota.= Official Website =The county was created in 1873 and organized in 1878. It was named for Hannibal Hamlin, President Lincoln's first vice-president. Adjacent Counties * Codington County * Deuel County * Brookings County * Clark County * Kingsbury County Cities, Towns, Townships & Communities *Baxter Slough...

  • Lawrence County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Lawrence County, South Dakota.= Official Website =Lawrence County was created January 11, 1875, and was organized in 1877.[3] The county was named for "Colonel" John Lawrence, who came to the county as first treasurer in 1877. Adjacent Counties * Butte County * Meade County * Crook County, Wyo. * Weston County, Wyo. * Pennington Coun...

  • State of South Dakota

    This subportal is part of the USA Portal . = This is the master project for South Dakota and its history. =State of South Dakota=* Nickname(s): The Mount Rushmore State (official)* Motto(s): Under God the people rule* Demonym: South Dakotan* Capital: Pierre* Largest city: Sioux Falls ===Please do not add profiles to the project. Add them to the appropriate sub-project.=== =Brief history=South D...

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  • Pennington County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Pennington County, South Dakota. Official Website Pennington County was created on January 11, 1875, and it was fully organized by April 19, 1877. The county's boundaries were adjusted in 1877 and in 1898. In 1874, US Army commander George A. Custer led a group into the Black Hills area. He and some of his officers climbed the cre...

  • South Dakota counties, cities and towns

    This project is part of the State of South Dakota Portal. ==About the Project=Please use this project to add, research, document, and discuss your ancestors from South Dakota. You can add profiles for:* People born in South Dakota* People who lived in South Dakota* People who died in South DakotaWhen you find helpful resources for research, please share them here so that others can benefit.If y...

  • Custer County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Custer County, South Dakota.The county was created in 1875, and was organized in 1877. Adjacent Counties * Pennington County * Oglala Lakota County * Fall River County * Niobrara County, Wyoming * Weston County, Wyoming Cities, Towns & Communities *Buffalo Gap*Custer (County Seat)*Dewey*Fairburn*Four Mile*Hermosa*Pringle Links Wikipedia

  • Potter County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Potter County, South Dakota. The county was created in 1873 and organized in 1883. It was named for Joel A. Potter. Adjacent Counties Edmunds County Walworth County Faulk County Hyde County Sully County Dewey County Cities, Towns, Townships & Communities Central Potter East Potter Forest City Gettysbur...

  • Brown County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Brown County, South Dakota.The county is named for Alfred Brown, of Hutchinson County, South Dakota, a Dakota Territory legislator in 1879. Adjacent Counties * Dickey County, ND * Sargent County, ND * Marshall County * Day County * Spink County * Faulk County * Edmunds County

  • Meade County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Meade County, South Dakota.= Official Website =The county was created in 1889 and named for Fort Meade, which was garrisoned as a United States military post in the area in 1878 and itself named for General George Meade. Adjacent Counties * Haakon County * Pennington County * Ziebach County * Lawrence County * Perkins Couonty Cities, ...

  • Tripp County, South Dakota, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Tripp County, SD.

  • Brule County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Brule County, South Dakota. History Brule County was created on January 14, 1875, of territory partitioned from Charles Mix County. Its governing structure was also created at that time. However, in May 1875, Brule County was withdrawn from settlement, by order of US President Grant. This order was later annulled, and the organization...

  • Hutchinson County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Hutchinson County, South Dakota.The county was created in 1862 and organized in 1871. It was named for John Hutchinson, first territorial secretary.Hutchinson County is the most heavily Mennonite-populated county of South Dakota. German-speaking Mennonites from Russia settled in the county beginning in 1874 until the early 1880s. Sout...

  • Beadle County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Beadle County, South Dakota .Beadle County, named for Brigadier General William Henry Harrison Beadle , was created by the Dakota Territory Legislature in 1879, and was organized in 1880 with the appointment of three county commissioners by Governor Nehemiah G. Ordway . The first town within Beadle County was Cavour. Adjacent Countie...

  • Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Chester, South Dakota

    This project is for those who are buried in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Chester, Lake County, South Dakota. Find a Grave

  • Yankton County, South Dakota, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Yankton County, SD

  • Perkins County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Perkins County, South Dakota. Official Website The county was established in 1908 and organized in 1909. It was named for Sturgis, South Dakota, official Henry E. Perkins. The county seat is the city of Bison. Adjacent Counties Adams County, ND Harding County Butte County Meade County Ziebach County Corson County

  • Codington County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Codington County, South Dakota.The county was created in 1877 and organized in 1878. It is named for Rev. George S. S. Codington, Dakota Territory legislator. Adjacent Counties * Grant County * Deuel County * Hamlin County * Clark County * Day County Cities, Towns & Communities *Appleby*Dexter*Eden*Elmira*Florence*Fuller*Germantown*Gr...

  • Hanson County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Hanson County, South Dakota.The county was founded in 1871 and organized in 1873. It was named for Joseph R. Hanson, clerk of the first legislature. Adjacent Counties * Davison County * Sanborn County * Hutchinson County * McCook County * Miner County Cities, Towns, Townships & Communities *Alexandria (County Seat)*Beulah*Edgerton*Eme...

  • Jones County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Jones County, South Dakota.Named after George Wallace Jones, an American frontiersman, entrepreneur, attorney, and judge, the county was created in 1916 and organized in 1917, . Adjacent Counties * Jackson County * Haakon County * Stanley County * Mellette County * Lyman County Cities, Towns, Townships, Territories & Communities *Buff...

  • Hughes County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Hughes County, South Dakota.= Official Website =The county was created in 1873, and was organized in 1880. It was named for Alexander Hughes, a legislator. Adjacent Counties * Hyde County * Lyman County * Stanley County * Sully County Cities, Towns, Townships & Communities *Blunt*Canning*Crow Creek*Harrold*North Hughes*Pierre (County ...

  • Brookings County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Brookings County, South Dakota.= Official Website =The county was founded July 3, 1871, and was named for Wilmot Wood Brookings (1830-1905), a politician and pioneer of southeastern South Dakota. Adjacent Counties * Deuel County * Lincoln County, Minn. * Pipestone County, Minn. * Moody County * Lake County * Kingsbury County

  • Charles Mix County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Charles Mix County, South Dakota.The county was created in 1862 and organized in 1879. It was named for Charles Eli Mix, an official of the Bureau of Indian Affairs influential in signing a peace treaty with the local Lakota Indian tribes. The easternmost approximately 60% of the county comprises the Yankton Indian Reservation. Adjace...

  • Bon Homme County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Bon Homme County, South Dakota. History Bon Homme County was created in 1862. "Bon Homme" was first used by Lewis and Clark in 1804 as the name for a 2,000 acre island in the Missouri River. When settlers arrived in the late 1850s they borrowed the name, and when the county was created it was named for the village of Bon Homme. A prop...

  • Spink County, South Dakota, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Spink County, SD.

  • Jerauld County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Jerauld County, South Dakota.In 1873, the area occupied by the present Jerauld county was organized into Wetmore County. In 1881, Wetmore and its neighbor county to the south, Cragin County, were combined to form Aurora County. In 1883, the area of the former Wetmore County was reincorporated as present-day Jerauld County and was name...

  • Lincoln County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Lincoln County, South Dakota.= Official Website =The county was established in 1867 and was named for Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the United States. Adjacent Counties * Clay County * Turner County * Union County * Sioux County, Iowa * Minnehaha County * Lyon County, Iowa Cities, Towns, Townships & Communities Beresford (part) |...

  • Davison County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Davison County, South Dakota. History The area's first settlement occurred in 1871 in "Firesteel Creek"; the settlers were Herman Cady Greene and John Head. Greene brought lumber from Yankton in 1872 and built a frame house. The small community which grew around this house was called Firesteel. It became part of a county created by t...

  • Hyde County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Hyde County, South Dakota.The county was founded in 1873, as a county of the Dakota Territory, and organized in 1883. It was named for James Hyde, a member of legislature in the 1870s. Adjacent Counties * Faulk County * Potter County * Hand County * Buffalo County * Lyman County * Hughes County * Sully County

  • Turner County, South Dakota, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Turner County, SD.

  • Fall River County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Fall River County, South Dakota.The county was founded in 1883. It is named for Fall River which runs through it. Adjacent Counties * Custer County * Oglala Lakota County * Niobrara County, Wyoming * Dawes County, Neb. * Sioux County, Neb. Cities, Towns, Communities & Townships *Ardmore (Ghost Town)*Argentine*Burdock (Ghost Town)*Casc...

  • Moody County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Moody County, South Dakota.The county was established in 1873 and named for Gideon Curtis Moody who was the first U.S. Senator from South Dakota. Adjacent Counties * Brookings County * Lincoln County, Minn. * Pipestone County, Minn. * Lake County * Minnehaha County * Rock County, Minn. Cities, Towns, Townships & Communities *Alliance*...

  • Minnehaha County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Minnehaha County, South Dakota.= Official Website =The county was created in 1862 and organized in 1868. Its name was derived from the Sioux word Mnihaha, meaning "rapid water," or "waterfall" (often incorrectly translated as "laughing water"). Adjacent Counties * Lyon County, Iowa * Lincoln County * Turner County * Rock County, Minn...

  • Sanborn County, South Dakota, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Sanborn County, SD.

  • Clark County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Clark County, South Dakota.The county was created in 1873 and organized in 1881. It was named for Newton Clark, a Dakota Territory legislator in 1873. Adjacent Counties * Day County * Codington County * Hamlin County * Kingsbury County * Beadle County * Spink County Cities, Towns & Communities *Bradley*Carpenter*Clark (County Seat)

  • Kingsbury County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Kingsbury County, South Dakota.= Official Website =The county was created in 1873, and was organized in 1880. It was named for brothers George W. and T. A. Kingsbury, descendants of the colonial English Kingsbury family in Boston, Massachusetts. They were prominently involved in the affairs of Dakota Territory and served as elected me...

  • Butte County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Butte County, South Dakota.Butte County was named from the numerous buttes which rise abruptly from the prairies in the area. The county seat is in Belle Fourche, which is also known as the "Center of the Nation." Our county was established in the state of South Dakota on March 2, 1883. The name Belle Fourche came from the French exp...

  • Haakon County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Haakon County, South Dakota.The county was created in 1914 and organized in 1915. It is named for Haakon VII, who became king of Norway in 1905. It is the only county in South Dakota named for a non-American person. Adjacent Counties * Jackson County * Jones County * Pennington County * Stanley County * Ziebach County Towns, Communiti...

  • Faulk County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Faulk County, South Dakota.The county was founded in 1873 and organized in 1883. It is named for Andrew Jackson Faulk, the third Governor of Dakota Territory. Adjacent Counties * Edmunds County * Potter County * Brown County * Spink County * Hand County * Hyde County Cities & Towns *Chelsea*Cresbard*Faulkton (County Seat)*Onaka*Orient...

  • Ramstad Family Tree

    Descendants of Henrik Antoni Ramstad (1849-1911) Link: Henrik Antoni Ramstad Hans Christian Ramstad (1877-1927) Link: Hans Christian Ramstad Family Memorials on FindAGrave: Ramstad Family Members Facebook Group: Ramstad Family Gathering Facebook Group:

  • Lake County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Lake County, South Dakota.= Official Website =The county was formed in 1873. Adjacent Counties * Brookings County * Moody County * Kingsbury County * Miner County * McCook County * Minnehaha County Towns, Villages, Townships & Communities Badus | Brant Lake | Brant Lake South | Chester | Clarno | Concord | Farmington | Franklin | Herm...

  • Deuel County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Deuel County, South Dakota.The county was created in 1862, and was organized in 1878. It is named for Jacob Deuel, a legislator in 1862. Adjacent Counties * Brookings County * Lincoln County, Minn. * Codington County * Grant County * Hamlin County * Lac qui Parle County, Minn. * Yellow Medicine County, Minn.

  • Marshall County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Marshall County, South Dakota.The county was created on May 2, 1885 and was named for Marshall Vincent, who homesteaded near Andover, South Dakota. Adjacent Counties * Day County * Brown County * Sargent County, ND * Roberts County * Richland County, ND Cities & Towns *Britton (County Seat)*Eden*Lake City*Langford*Veblen Other Townshi...

  • Aurora County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Aurora County, South Dakota . Overview Aurora County, named for Aurora, the Roman goddess of the dawn, was created by the Dakota Territory on 1 October 1879. It was organized on 29 August 1881, when three county commissioners were appointed. The county had been established from the combination of former counties Cragin and Wetmore, wh...

  • Corson County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Corson County, South Dakota.The county was named for Dighton Corson, a native of Maine, who came to the Black Hills in 1876, and in 1877 began practicing law at Deadwood.The county is encompassed within the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, which extends into North Dakota. The Lakota people reside primarily in the South Dakota part of...

  • Gregory County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Gregory County, South Dakota.The county was created in 1862 and organized in 1898. It was named for the politician J. Shaw Gregory. Adjacent Counties * Charles Mix County * Boyd County, Neb. * Keya Paha County, Neb. * Lyman County * Tripp County Cities & Towns *Bonesteel*Burke (County Seat)*Dallas*Fairfax*Gregory*Herrick Other Townshi...

  • Mountain View Cemetery, Rapid City, South Dakota

    This project is for those who are buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Rapid City, Pennington County, South Dakota.The cemetery is located on 1901 Mountain View Road. Notable Interments *Ellis Yarnell Berry (1902-1999) - US Congressman*Harry Luther Gandy (1881-1957) - US Congressman* Bvt. Brig. Gen. Warren Shedd (1821-1881) - Union Links Find a Grave Billion Graves SD Gravestones

  • Edmunds County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Edmunds County, South Dakota.The county was established in 1873 and organized in 1883. It is named for Newton Edmunds, second Governor of Dakota Territory. In 1999, a Learjet 35 crashed, which had PGA golfer Payne Stewart aboard. Adjacent Counties * Brown County * Faulk County * McPherson County * Potter County * Walworth County Cities

  • Sioux Falls, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.Sioux Falls is the county seat of Minnehaha County and extends into Lincoln County. History , Ioway, Otoe, Missouri, Omaha (and Ponca at the time), Quapaw, Kansa, Osage, Arikira, Dakota, and Cheyenne people inhabited and settled the region previous to Europeans and European descendants. Numerous burial mounds...

  • Sioux Valley Pioneers

    Pioneers of Sioux Valley South Dakota: Canton, La Valley, Sioux Falls & Surrounding Areas

  • Stanley County, South Dakota, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Stanley County, SD.

  • Douglas County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Douglas County, South Dakota.The county was established in 1873 and organized in 1882. It is named for Stephen Douglas, an Illinois senator. Adjacent Counties * Aurora County * Davison County * Hutchinson County * Charles Mix County Cities, Townships & Communities *Armour (County Seat)*Belmont*Chester*Clark*Corsica*Delmont*East Cholea...

  • Campbell County, South Dakota

    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 * Emmons County, ND * McIntosh County, ND * McPherson County * Walworth County * Corson County Cities, Towns & Communit...

  • U.S.A. Indigenous peoples-Upper Plains

    North American Tribes===Upper Plains==Includes the Following States Iowa | Kansas | Minnesota | Missouri | Nebraska | North Dakota | South Dakota Includes the Following TribesApache ( Jicarilla) Arapaho Arikara Assiniboin Blackfoot Brulé Sioux Caddo Cheyenne Cherokee Chippewa Chiwere Family Comanche Dakota (Sioux) Delaware Dotame Foxes Gros Ventre Hathawekela (Absentee Shawnee) Hidatsa Hunkpapa...

  • Buffalo County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Buffalo County, South Dakota.The county was created in 1864, and was organized in 1871 as part of the Dakota Territory. It is currently the poorest county in the US.The Crow Creek Indian Reservation, inhabited by the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe makes up the majority of Buffalo County. Adjacent Counties * Hand County * Jerauld County * Brul...

  • Black Hills National Cemetery

    Wikipedia =Black Hills National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery in South Dakota, located three miles (5 km) southeast of Sturgis in Meade County. Find a Grave

  • Jews of South Dakota

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from South Dakota . One of the people mentioned in this article is Blanche Colman, one of the first women to practice law in South Dakota. Her picture is available here.

  • Jackson County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Jackson County, South Dakota.Jackson County was created in 1915. Early historical sketches indicate Jackson County was named for President Andrew Jackson; however, it is now considered certain that it was named for J. R. Jackson, a member of the Territorial Legislature when the original Jackson County was created in 1883. Adjacent Cou...

  • Wounded Knee Massacre (1890)

    Wounded Knee Massacre 1890 === Background ==On the morning of December 29, 1890 a detachment of the 7th U.S. Cavalry massacred some 185 Lakota men, women and children in a camp near Wounded Knee, South Dakota. The massacre started with an attempt to disarm the Lakotas. After the murder of Chief Sitting Bull on December 15, 1890, Chief Spotted Elk and his band left the Cheyenne River Reservation...

  • Edeler Family Tree

    Descendants of Johann Christof Edeler: Johann Christof Edeler Edeler Family Members Facebook Group: Family Memorials on FindAGrave:

  • Todd County, South Dakota, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Todd County, SD.

  • Mouse River Cemetery, McHenry County, North Dakota

    This project is for those who are interred in the Mouse River Cemetery (also known as Mouse River Lutheran Cemetery ), McHenry County, North Dakota.The cemetery lies to the southeast of the city of Towner. Find a Grave

  • Miner County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Miner County, South Dakota.The area is situated on the site of Dakota Sioux trails that connected two sites of cultural significance to the Dakota people, the pipestone quarries in southwestern Minnesota and the Sioux Crossing of the Three Rivers, near present-day Fort Thompson. The Fort Ridgely and South Pass Wagon Road, also known a...

  • Bennett County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Bennett County, South Dakota. Overview Bennett County is a county in the U.S. state of South Dakota. As of the 2010 census, the population was 3,431. Its county seat is Martin. The county lies completely within the boundaries of the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. To the east is the Rosebud Indian Reservation, occupied by Sicangu Oyate...

  • Hand County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Hand County, South Dakota.Hand County was named for George A. Hand, territorial secretary. It was created in 1873 by the Dakota territorial legislature. The boundaries were finalized in 1882, the year it was organized. Adjacent Counties * Faulk County * Spink County * Hyde County * Beadle County * Jerauld County * Buffalo County Commu...

  • Grant County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Grant County, South Dakota.The county was founded in 1873 and organized in 1878. It is named for Ulysses S. Grant , 18th President of the United States. Adjacent Counties * Big Stone County, Minn. * Lac qui Parle County, Minn. * Roberts County * Deuel County * Codington County * Day County

  • Clay County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Clay County, South Dakota.In Autumn 1859, Ahira A. Partridge (who would become the first elected sheriff of the county) crossed the Missouri river into the Dakota territory, and became the first white man to settle, on 160 acres of land that now underlies Vermillion. In 1862 the county was formally organized. The Clay County Courthous...

  • Roberts County, South Dakota, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Roberts County, SD.

  • Sully County, South Dakota, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Sully County, SD.

  • Ziebach County, South Dakota, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Ziebach County, SD.

  • Hot Springs National Cemetery

    Wikipedia =Hot Springs National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery in the city of Hot Springs in Fall River County, South Dakota. Find a Grave

  • McPherson County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in McPherson County, South Dakota.The county was created in 1873 and organized in 1884 and was named for American Civil War General James B. McPherson. Adjacent Counties * McIntosh County, ND * Dickey County, ND * Campbell County * Walworth County * Brown County * Edmunds County Cities, Towns, Townships & Communiities *Carl*Eureka*Greenway

  • Day County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Day County, South Dakota.The county is named for Merritt H. Day, pioneer and 1879 Dakota Territory legislator. Adjacent Counties * Brown County * Marshall County * Spink County * Clark County * Codington County * Grant County * Roberts County Cities & Towns *Andover*Bristol

  • Walworth County, South Dakota, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Walworth County, SD.

  • Harding County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Harding County, South Dakota.Harding County was established as a county in the Dakota Territory on 5 March 1881, but was not organized at that time. Its name recognized J. A. Harding, who had been Speaker of the House of Dakota Territory. Adjacent Counties * Bowman County, ND * Adams County, ND * Butte County * Perkins County * Carter...

  • United States House of Representatives from South Dakota

    List of United States Representatives from South Dakota=

  • Dakota Wesleyan University

    Wikipedia =Dakota Wesleyan University (DWU) is a four-year university located in Mitchell, South Dakota, founded in 1885, which is affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The student body averages slightly fewer than 800 students. The campus of the university is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Notable Alumni

  • Mellette County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Mellette County, South Dakota.The county was created in 1909, and was organized in 1911. It was named for Arthur C. Mellette, the last Governor of the Dakota Territory and the first Governor of the state of South Dakota.Historically territory of the Sioux/Lakota peoples, 33.35 percent of the county's land is trust land associated with...

  • Union County, South Dakota, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Union County, SD.

  • Dewey County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Dewey County, South Dakota.The county was created in 1883 and organized in 1910. It was named for William P. Dewey, Territorial surveyor-general from 1873 to 1877.Almost the entire county lies in the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation. The balance of the county, along its extreme northern county line, lies in the Standing Rock Indian R...

  • United States Senators from South Dakota

    United States Senators from South DakotaUnited States Senators from South Dakota (U.S. Senate website): of United States Senators from South Dakota (with wikipedia links):

  • Oglala Lakota County (Shannon County), South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota.The county was created as a part of the Dakota Territory in 1875, although it remains unorganized and does not have a county seat. It is entirely within the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation and contains part of Badlands National Park. It is one of five South Dakota counties entirely on an Indian reserva...

  • McCook County, South Dakota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in McCook County, South Dakota.= Official Website =The county was established in 1873, and was organized in 1878. It was named for the former governor of the Dakota Territory and Civil War general Edwin Stanton McCook. Adjacent Counties * Lake County * Miner County * Minnehaha County * Hutchinson County * Hanson County * Turner Corner

  • Lakota Freedom Veterans Cemetery

    Lakota Freedom Veterans Cemetery is located in Kyle, South Dakota. Find a Grave