Mary Buchholz email@example.com
- Faulk County Library
- Faulk County Cemeteries
- Faulk County Courthouse
- Faulk County Original Homesteaders by townships
- Faulk County Newspapers
- Faulk County Pioneers
- Faulk County Publication
- History of Faulk County 1910-1982 (Available from Faulk County Record 121 8th Ave S Faulkton, SD 57438 $25)
Letters from Eva Welton to her friend Nora Welch,Cresbard, Faulk, SD 1908 submitted by Lenore Sroka -- Great Read!!
- Faulk County Surnames
- Faulk County Map
- Faulk County History
- Photograph of the Faulk County Courthouse in Faulkton
- Return to SDGENWEB
EARLY BIRTH RECORDS FROM SD
These vital records are fully searchable and a great resource.
First Papers" were filed by the immigrant when he first arrived in the US.
"Second Papers" were the actual citizenship documents when the person
became a citizen, usually about 5 years later.
Both sets of papers are important -- and each may contain different
information, depending on the time frame.
Since homesteads were only available to US citizens, the immigrants eagerly
went through the naturalization process so they would be eligible for
Find the Homestead file number at this site:
The National BLM site is back on-line: www.glorecords.blm.gov
- In June, 1996, a group of genealogists organized the South Dakota Comprehensive Genealogy Database. The idea was to provide a single entry point for all counties in South Dakota, where collected databases would be stored. In addition, the databases would be indexed and cross-linked, so that even if an individual were found in more than one county, they could be located in the index.
At the same time, volunteers were found who were willing to coordinate the collection of databases and generally oversee the contents of the web page. The person responsible for this county Mary Buchholz. If you could possibly volunteer to help with this page, please contact Mary Buchholz or Joy Fisher.
The Faulk County Library will also help with look-ups.
I have these resources; Original Homesteaders, by township (from Faulk Co Court Records) History of Faulk County, SD by Capt. C. H. Ellis, 1909, History of Faulk County, 1910-1982 by Faulk Co Historical Society available for look-ups, just e-mail me Mary Buchholz
The page was last updated 26 Jan 2004.
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