Brown County SD

Brown County, South Dakota, established on April 17, 1881, is a region rich in history and natural beauty, situated in the northeastern part of the state. Its name honors Alfred Brown, of Hutchinson County, a prominent figure in the Dakota Territory legislative assembly. The geography of Brown County is characterized by its vast prairies and fertile farmland, making agriculture a cornerstone of its economy, alongside a growing industrial and service sector in recent years. Aberdeen, the county seat and largest city, serves as a cultural and economic hub for the region, offering various amenities and services to the rural areas surrounding it. The county’s history reflects the broader narrative of the Great Plains, from Native American habitation to European settlement driven by land and opportunity.

Calvin Chamberlain Todd of Aberdeen SD

Calvin Chamberlain Todd8, (George T.7, Eli6, Jonah5, Abraham4, Jonah3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born Dec. 14, 1856, married July 2, 1901, Katherine E. Case, who was born Sept. 29, 1866, and was a native of Aldenville, Penn. In 1883, she moved with her father’s family to S. Dak.; she took a two years course at Pratt’s Arts […]

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George Thompson Todd of Aberdeen SD

George Thompson Todd7, (Eli6, Jonah5, Abraham4, Jonah3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born Sept. 6, 1810, in New Milford, Conn., died Feb. 10, 1897, in Aberdeen, South Dak., married first, June 27, 1844, Mary A. Winchell, who was born Feb. 8, 1817, died Dec. 29, 1850. He married second, Corolie Chamberlain, who was born April 28, 1824. She

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