Crow Creek 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 Crow Creek Sioux Tribe

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

Tribal Headquarters[edit | edit source]

Crow Creek Sioux Tribe
P. O. Box 50
Fort Thompson, SD 57339

Phone:1. 605.245.2221
Fax: 1.605.245.2470

History[edit | edit source]

Brief Timeline[edit | edit source]

Reservations[edit | edit source]

This tribe is primarily associated with the Crow Creek Reservation in South Dakota.

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:

Websites[edit | edit source]

  • Constitution and By-Laws of the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe of Fort Thompson South Dakota, approved April 26, 1949
  • catalog: In the keyword search, type in Bureau of Indian Affairs + Crow Creek (or whatever tribe you are researching. This will help you access microfilm records available from the Family History Library in Salt Lake City.

For Further Reading[edit | edit source]

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

References[edit | edit source]