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Hughes County South Dakota Genealogy

This site is up for adoption. Please contact the SDGenWeb State Coordinator for information if you would like to volunteer as the SDGenWeb Hughes County Coordinator.
Hughes County was formed in 1874 from Buffalo County.
County seat is Pierre, South Dakota.
South Dakota Entered the Union: 1889

We cannot do personal research for individuals
but hope you will take advantage of all the links
and information provided on this website
to research your ancestors in Hughes County, SD!

Volunteer County Coordinator

SDGenWeb Archives

SDGenWeb Hughes County Archives
South Dakota Family Group Sheets
Add Your Ancestors
Military Records

National Archives

Order Civil War Pension Form 85
SD State Historical Society
Rootsweb Mailing List
Hughes County, SD

Church Records

SDGenWeb Town Locator
Published Resources

Lookup Volunteers

Hughes County History

Hughes County History 1937
Andreas' Historical Atlas Dakota

Search SD Birth Records
Over 100 Years
Hughes County Mailing List
USGenWeb Census SD
Other Links

Family History Library Catalog

Find A Family History Center Near You
Vital Records
of South Dakota

Time Passages
Genealogy of the Dakotas
South Dakota Birth Records Online
Brief History of South Dakota
(1919 Book)
Read & Submit QUERIES
Rootsweb Message Board

Genforum Message Board
Rawlins Municipal Library
Pierre, SD

SD Library Network
SD State Historical Society

South Dakota State Library

Penny Postcards/ Hughes County
SD Migrations

Edward S. Curtis
Native Americans

Neighboring Counties
Clickable County Map
Sully County
Stanley County
Lyman County
Hyde County

All materials contained on these pages are furnished for the
free use of those engaged in researching their family origins. Any

commercial use or distribution, without consent is prohibited.

Volunteer County Coordinator