Turner County South Dakota Genealogy SDGENWEB
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Turner County, South Dakota

     Welcome. The mission of this site is to house family history information for Turner County. If you would like to see your Turner family information on this site or if you would like to contribute material, please email to: Brady Adamson.

Riverside Twp., Clay Co., SD


     Turner County is located in southeastern South Dakota bordering Minnehaha & McCook Counties to the north, Clay & Yankton Counties to the south, Lincoln County to the east, and Hutchinson County to the west.

     The county was formed in 1871 and named after John W. Turner (1800-1883). He was a member of the Michigan state house of representatives in 1851, A Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan's 2nd District in 1862, and a member of the Dakota territorial council from 1865-67 & 1870-71.


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People Pioneers & Residents
Maps 1872, 1895, & 1920
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Last Updated on 10/30/11
By Brady Adamson
Email: [email protected]

Turner County Vital Records Office
Turner County Clerk
Main Street
Parker, SD 57053
(605) 297-3115