Franklin County, Alabama Genealogy

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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1818'''--Franklin County was&nbsp;created 6 February 1818&nbsp;from the Cherokee and Chickasaw Cession of 1816.<br>'''County seat:''' Russellville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1818'''--Franklin County was&nbsp;created 6 February 1818&nbsp;from the Cherokee and Chickasaw Cession of 1816.<br>'''County seat:''' Russellville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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== Places/Localities ==
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Colbert_County,_Alabama|Colbert]]
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*[[Colbert County, Alabama|Colbert]]  
*[[Itawamba_County,_Mississippi|Itawamba County, Mississippi]]
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*[[Itawamba County, Mississippi|Itawamba County, Mississippi]]  
*[[Lawrence_County,_Alabama|Lawrence]]
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*[[Lawrence County, Alabama|Lawrence]]  
*[[Marion_County,_Alabama|Marion]]
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*[[Marion County, Alabama|Marion]]  
*[[Tishomingo_County,_Mississippi|Tishomingo County, Mississippi]]  
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*[[Tishomingo County, Mississippi|Tishomingo County, Mississippi]]  
*[[Winston_County,_Alabama|Winston]]
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*[[Winston County, Alabama|Winston]]
  
 
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Revision as of 18:36, 26 August 2010

United States > Alabama > Franklin County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1818--Franklin County was created 6 February 1818 from the Cherokee and Chickasaw Cession of 1816.
County seat: Russellville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1890 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Burned_Counties_Research

http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).