Butte County Vital Records (South Dakota)

Butte County Clerks file important documents and preserve vital records in Butte County, SD. The Clerk’s office is a valuable source for Butte County vital records, which are available as public records. The office maintains Butte County birth certificates, death certificates, and marriage records, in addition to divorce decrees. Many Clerk’s Offices have vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for Butte County genealogical research. Most Clerk’s Offices provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Butte County Clerk Belle Fourche SD PO Box 250 57717 605-892-2516


Butte County Health Departments maintain vital records for their municipality and make them available to the public in Butte County, SD. A Department of Health can issue certified copies of vital records including Butte County birth certificates, death certificates, marriages certificates and licenses, and divorces decrees. Health Departments have Butte County vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for genealogical research. Health Departments provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Butte County Public Health Nurse - Belle Fourche Belle Fourche SD 830 6th Avenue 57717 605-892-2523

Butte County Public Health Nurse - Newell Newell SD 121 3rd Street 57760 605-456-2245

Butte County Coroners and Medical Examiners investigate deaths within their jurisdiction and perform autopsies and other postmortem examinations in Butte County, SD. Many vital records are available from a Coroner or Medical Examiner, including autopsy reports, investigator reports, toxicology reports, and in some cases, X-rays or photographs. An autopsy report will include the cause and manner of death. Many coroners and medical examiners provide online access to their reports. In other cases, you can obtain public records such as Butte County death certifiates by contacting the Coroners or Medical Examiner’s Office directly.

Butte County Medical Examiner & Coroner Belle Fourche SD 839 5th Avenue 57717


Butte County Town Hall or City Halls are the chief administrative office in Butte County, SD. Town and City Halls often maintain records related to their municipality, including Butte County vital records. You can find Butte County birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, and divorce decrees at the Town Hall or City Hall. In some locations, these vital records are available online or by filling out an online request form.

Belle Fourche City Hall Belle Fourche SD 605 National Street 57717 605-892-6237

Nisland City Hall Nisland SD 505 2nd Street 57762 605-257-2509