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== County Courthouse  ==
== County Courthouse  ==
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  
[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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Franklin County, Arkansas
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Location in the state of Arkansas
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Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
Founded December 19, 1837
County Seat Ozark
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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]


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.


Populated Places

Neighboring Counties






Local Histories



Civil War

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




Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites


  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).