Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe

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United States Gotoarrow.png American Indians Gotoarrow.png South Dakota Gotoarrow.png Indigenous Peoples of South Dakota Gotoarrow.png Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe

Guide to Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, and other agency records.

Tribal Headquarters[edit | edit source]

Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe
P.O. Box 590
2001 Main Street
Eagle Butte, SD 57625

Tribal Chairman: 1.605.964.4155
Tribal Vice-Chairman: 1.605.964.4155
Tribal Treasurer: 1.605.964.4426
Tribal Secretary: 1.605.964.8311

History[edit | edit source]

Brief Timeline[edit | edit source]

Additional References to the History of the Tribe and/or Band[edit | edit source]

Agencies[edit | edit source]

Records[edit | edit source]

The majority of records of individuals were those created by the agencies. Some records may be available to tribal members through the tribal headquarters.They were (and are) the local office of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and were charged with maintaining records of the activities of those under their responsibility. Among these records are:

Reservations[edit | edit source]

This tribe is primarily associated with the Cheyenne River Reservation in South Dakota.

Important Websites[edit | edit source]

For Further Reading[edit | edit source]

For background information to help find American Indian ancestors see For Further Reading.

References[edit | edit source]