KINGSBURY COUNTY GENEALOGICAL
Mailing address: PO
Box 305, De Smet, SD 57231-0330
NEW BOX NUMBER
Meetings: 5:15 PM
Meetings alternate between The Laura Ingalls Wilder Soc at 103 Olivet Ave SE in
De Smet and Lake Preston Library. Local newspapers print a notice. We don't
meet in Aug or Dec.
We are a new group just trying to find families. Many of
our members are from the families that homesteaded in the county. Many of the
gals were instrumental in writing the county/town histories. Most of the
libraries in the county have copies of the histories.
of the Society and Individual Members
- Walking and locating all
the county cemeteries.
- We maintain a book of
pedigree charts of our members.
- Members who did the
county histories providing indexes for the books.
- We have members who will
- Maintain the Genweb
- In 2005 our group applied
for a grant to purchase a computer and workstation to house the information
we have gathered on the 49 known Kingsbury cemeteries. Funding for the
"Preserving the History of Kingsbury County" was provided by
MARY CHILTON CHAPTER of the National Society Daughters of the America Revolution
through the Mary Chilton DAR Foundation, Sioux Falls, SD
and Requests can be directed to our snail mail or to:
Please put Kingsbury County
in the subject line.
Brookings County Area Genealogical
The Bags group also serves the
Kingsbury county area. The Arlington city
cemetery is in Brookings
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