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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1809'''--Franklin County was created 21 December 1809&nbsp;from [[Adams_County,_Mississippi|Adams]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Meadville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1809'''--Franklin County was created 21 December 1809&nbsp;from [[Adams County, Mississippi|Adams]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Meadville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
 
 
*[[Adams_County,_Mississippi|Adams]]
 
*[[Amite_County,_Mississippi|Amite]]
 
*[[Jefferson_County,_Mississippi|Jefferson]]
 
*[[Lincoln_County,_Mississippi|Lincoln]]
 
*[[Wilkinson_County,_Mississippi|Wilkinson]]
 
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====

Revision as of 21:23, 6 January 2009

 United States  > Mississippi > Franklin County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1809--Franklin County was created 21 December 1809 from Adams County.  County seat:  Meadville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1877--Some records were lost.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Franklin

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

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