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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nebraska]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Franklin County'''
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'''Franklin County''', Nebraska genealogy and family history research page. Guide to genealogy, history, and courthouse sources including birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, wills, deeds and land records, Civil War records, family histories, cemeteries, churches, tax records, newspapers, and obituaries.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Franklin County
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| county_map = 200px-Map of Nebraska highlighting Franklin County svg.bmp
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| state = Nebraska
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| state_map = NE-map.png
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| latd = 39.99
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| longd = 91.19
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| founded title = [[Nebraska County Creation Dates and Parent Counties|Founded]]
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| founded year = 1867
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| founded date = February 16
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| seat wl= Franklin
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| building image = Franklin county courthouse.gif
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| building image size = 100px
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| building image cap = Photo courtesy [[]]
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| building address = '''[[Franklin County, Nebraska Courthouse|Franklin County Courthouse]]'''<br>405 15th Ave.<br>P.O. Box 146<br>Franklin, Nebraska 68939-1309<br>Phone: 308.425.6202
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.franklin.ne.us/ Franklin County Courthouse]<br>405 15th Ave. P.O. Box 146 <br>Franklin, NE 68939<br> Phone: 308.425.6202<br><br>County Clerk has marriage records from 1872, <br>divorce and land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Franklin County, Nebraska page 430, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''1867--'''Franklin County was created 16 February 1867 from [[Kearney County, Nebraska|Kearney]] County. '''County seat:''' Franklin <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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*[[Adams County, Nebraska|Adams]]
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*[[Harlan County, Nebraska|Harlan]]
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*[[Kearney County, Nebraska|Kearney]]
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*[[Phelps County, Nebraska|Phelps]]
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*[[Phillips County, Kansas|Phillips County, Kansas]]
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*[[Smith County, Kansas|Smith County, Kansas]]
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*[[Webster County, Nebraska|Webster]]
  
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=204368&subject_disp=Nebraska%2C+Franklin&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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Revision as of 15:24, 6 February 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Nebraska Gotoarrow.png Franklin County

Franklin County, Nebraska genealogy and family history research page. Guide to genealogy, history, and courthouse sources including birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, wills, deeds and land records, Civil War records, family histories, cemeteries, churches, tax records, newspapers, and obituaries.

Hand and keyboard.jpg Nebraska
Online Records

Coordinates: 39.99°0′N 91.19°0′W / 39.99°N 91.19°W / 39.99; -91.19

Franklin County, Nebraska
Map
Map of Nebraska highlighting Franklin County
Location in the state of Nebraska
Map of the U.S. highlighting Nebraska
Location of Nebraska in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 16, 1867
County Seat Franklin
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Franklin County Courthouse
405 15th Ave.
P.O. Box 146
Franklin, Nebraska 68939-1309
Phone: 308.425.6202

Contents

County Courthouse

Franklin County Courthouse
405 15th Ave. P.O. Box 146
Franklin, NE 68939
Phone: 308.425.6202

County Clerk has marriage records from 1872,
divorce and land records. [1]

History

Parent County

1867--Franklin County was created 16 February 1867 from Kearney County. County seat: Franklin [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Franklin County, Nebraska census records online, see: Nebraska Census.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Franklin County, Nebraska page 430, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).