Franklin County, Massachusetts

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== History and Tidbits  ==
 
== History and Tidbits  ==
  
Franklin County was created 24 June 1811 from [[Hampshire_County,_Massachusetts|Hampshire]] County. Named for Benjamin Franklin.  
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Franklin County was created 24 June 1811 from [[Hampshire County, Massachusetts|Hampshire]] County. Named for Benjamin Franklin.  
  
 
The county seat is Greenfield. However, the county government does not exist since at least 1997.  
 
The county seat is Greenfield. However, the county government does not exist since at least 1997.  
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=== Unicorporated Communities & Towns  ===
 
=== Unicorporated Communities & Towns  ===
  
| [[Warwick, Massachusetts|Warwick]] |<br>  
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== Neighboring Counties  ==
 
== Neighboring Counties  ==
  
[[Berkshire_County,_Massachusetts|Berkshire]] | [[Hampshire_County,_Massachusetts|Hampshire]] | [[Worcester_County,_Massachusetts|Worcester]] | [[Windham_County,_Vermont|Windham]] County, Vermont | [[Cheshire_County,_New_Hampshire|Cheshire]] County, New Hampshire  
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[[Berkshire County, Massachusetts|Berkshire]] | [[Hampshire County, Massachusetts|Hampshire]] | [[Worcester County, Massachusetts|Worcester]] | [[Windham County, Vermont|Windham]] County, Vermont | [[Cheshire County, New Hampshire|Cheshire]] County, New Hampshire <!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors -->
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== Resources ==
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== Resources ==
  
 
=== Cemeteries  ===
 
=== Cemeteries  ===
  
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[[LDS_Cemetery_Records|LDS Cemetery Records]]
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[[LDS Cemetery Records|LDS Cemetery Records]]  
  
US Vol. 24 page 87 - Atwood Family cemetery
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US Vol. 24 page 87 - Atwood Family cemetery  
  
 
== Genealogy and History Websites  ==
 
== Genealogy and History Websites  ==
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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mafrankl/ The Franklin County MA GenWeb Project], a member of [[MAGenWeb|The MAGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mafrankl/ The Franklin County MA GenWeb Project], a member of [[MAGenWeb|The MAGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
  
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[[Category:Franklin_County,_Massachusetts]]
 
[[Category:Franklin_County,_Massachusetts]]

Revision as of 21:09, 29 July 2008

Contents

History and Tidbits

Franklin County was created 24 June 1811 from Hampshire County. Named for Benjamin Franklin.

The county seat is Greenfield. However, the county government does not exist since at least 1997.

Cities

Greenfield

Unicorporated Communities & Towns

| Warwick |

Neighboring Counties

Berkshire | Hampshire | Worcester | Windham County, Vermont | Cheshire County, New Hampshire

Resources

Cemeteries

LDS Cemetery Records

US Vol. 24 page 87 - Atwood Family cemetery

Genealogy and History Websites

The Franklin County MA GenWeb Project, a member of The MAGenWeb Project, an affiliate of The USGenWeb Project.

Portal:Massachusetts