Place:Bon Homme, South Dakota, United States

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NameBon Homme
Alt namesBon Hommesource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates42.967°N 97.867°W
Located inSouth Dakota, United States     (1862 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Bon Homme County (pronounced BAHN'-uhm) is a county located in the U.S. state of South Dakota. As of the 2010 census, the population was 7,070. Its county seat is Tyndall.

Bon Homme County is the point of origin for the Siberian alien, Salsola kali, a type of tumbleweed, first reported here in 1877, probably introduced in a shipment of flax seed from Ukraine.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1862 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1865 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1870 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1870 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1874 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1877 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1877 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1870 608
1880 5,468
1890 9,057
1900 10,379
1910 11,061
1920 11,940
1930 11,737
1940 10,241
1950 9,440
1960 9,229
1970 8,577
1980 8,059
1990 7,089

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External links

www.rootsweb.com/~sdbonhom/


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