Place:Corson, South Dakota, United States

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NameCorson
Alt namesCorsonsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates45.75°N 101.117°W
Located inSouth Dakota, United States     (1909 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Corson County is a county located in the U.S. state of South Dakota. As of the 2010 census, the population was 4,050. Its county seat is McIntosh.

It was named for Dighton Corson, a native of Maine, who came to the Black Hills in 1876, and in 1877 began practicing law at Deadwood. He was one of the first attorneys for the Homestake Mine. Elected to the South Dakota Supreme Court in 1889, he served until he retired in 1913.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1909 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1910 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1910 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1910 2,929
1920 7,249
1930 9,535
1940 6,755
1950 6,168
1960 5,798
1970 4,994
1980 5,196
1990 4,195

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External links

www.rootsweb.com/~sdcorson/


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