Franklin County, Arkansas

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| county = Franklin County
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| state = Arkansas
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| founded year = 1837
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| founded date = December 19
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| seat wl = Ozark
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.arkansasties.com/Franklin/CourtHouse.htm Franklin County Courthouse]<br>211 W Commercial Street<br>Ozark, AR 72949<br>Phone: 501.667.3607 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage records from 1850, <br>probate records from 1838 and land records from 1899<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 67.</ref>
  
 
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See an interactive map of Franklin County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes] at N2Genealogy.
  
 
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*Men from this county served in the [[3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)|3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union]])<sup>1</sup> and the [[7th Regiment, Arkansas Militia|7th Regiment, Arkansas Militia]].<br>
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<sup>1</sup>Allen, Desmond Walls. ''Third Arkansas Union Cavalry'' (Desmond Walls Allen: Conway, Arkansas) 1987, pp. 33-92.<br>
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A%2F%2Ffamilysearch.org%2Frecords%2Fwaypoint%2FMM1W-RHJ%3An587891867%3Fcc%3D2061549 Franklin County Probate Records Online]
  
 
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.<br>  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194533&subject_disp=Arkansas%2C+Franklin&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
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*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wjhonson/FranklinCountyArkansas.htm Franklin County, Arkansas Genealogy]  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Franklin/ Franklin County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Franklin/ Franklin County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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Revision as of 21:28, 13 December 2012

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Franklin County, Arkansas
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Facts
Founded December 19, 1837
County Seat Ozark
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Contents

County Courthouse

Franklin County Courthouse
211 W Commercial Street
Ozark, AR 72949
Phone: 501.667.3607

County Clerk has marriage records from 1850,
probate records from 1838 and land records from 1899[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1837--Franklin County was created 19 December 1837 from Crawford County.  County seat: Ozark [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Franklin County boundary changes at N2Genealogy.

Record Loss

There are no known marriage records from Franklin County between 1837 and late in 1849, apparently the first marriage book must have been destroyed.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

1Allen, Desmond Walls. Third Arkansas Union Cavalry (Desmond Walls Allen: Conway, Arkansas) 1987, pp. 33-92.


Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 67.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).