One of many important targets for genealogists is discovering marriage details about their ancestors.
Over the previous few many years, because of volunteers, librarians and archivists, a large number of indexes to marriage collections have been supplied at no cost on-line. These searchable indexes present particular marriage license, bond, and certificates info, and typically scanned pictures of the particular marriage paperwork themselves. These free on-line collections have tons of of thousands and thousands of data in them in complete.
There are a large number of on-line and offline collections which will embrace marriage info that aren’t included within the lists under. These differing types might be present in 22 Ways to Find Ancestors Marriage Information.
The lists under are particular marriage indexes and document collections which might be accessible at no cost on-line for the state of North Dakota.
Observe 1: Lots of the hyperlinks listed under take you to a FamilySearch Assortment of digital pictures. In lots of circumstances there’s a hyperlink to the digital assortment in the midst of the web page, but additionally close to the underside of the web page below Movie/Digital Notes is the identify of every sub-collection. If there’s a digicam icon on the proper of the identify (within the Format column) then the collections’ pictures are browsable. If there’s a digicam with a key icon, it is just accessible at a Household Historical past Middle or affiliated library. If there’s a movie reel icon, then it is just accessible in microfilm format, not digital. Please additionally be aware that I’ve listed under solely databases which might be accessible digitally out of your laptop (or pill/telephone)
Observe 2: I’ve included hyperlinks to Free Ancestry data and indexes. You do not want a subscription, however do want an Ancestry account. With out a subscription you possibly can view indexes. If there’s a picture related to a document, normally you will have a subscription, however the index does embrace very usable info.
(Up to date November 2021; just lately added hyperlinks are in BOLD):
- Bon Homme County Marriages
- Brule County Marriage Records
- Brule County, Marriage Indexes
- Cheyenne River Agency Agency Records, 1869-1951
- Clark County Marriages
- Crow Creek Agency Record of Marriage licenses–Crow Creek Agency, 1888-1922
- Faulk County, Marriages
- Jones County, Marriages
- Kingsbury County Marriages 1883-1886
- Kingsbury County, Marriage Indexes
- Lake County Marriages
- Lyman County Marriage Indexes
- Mellette County, Marriages
- Minnehaha County Marriage Records 1872-1887
- Miscellaneous BMD Records by County
- Pennington County Marriage Index
- Pine Ridge Agency Family statistics ledger, late 1800’s – early 1900’s
- Pine Ridge Agency Marriage Records, 1888-1936
- Rosebud Agency Marriage Licenses, 1906-1917
- South Dakota County Marriage Records
- South Dakota, Department of Health, Index to Births 1843-1914 and Marriages 1950-2016
- Spotted Tail Agency Marriage Register, 1847-1878
- Standing Rock Agency Births, Marriages and Deaths, 1880-1942
- Todd Coumty Marriage License Records – Rosebud Reservation
- Tripp County, Marriages
- Turner County Marriages
- United States Marriages, 1733-1990
- United States, Freedmen’s Bureau Marriages, 1861-1872
Good Luck and Blissful Looking!
For different Free South Dakota Hyperlinks, click on on the class of curiosity:
Probate and Wills