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When was Franklin County, MS Created?
Franklin County was established on December 21, 1809 from Adams County. Currently the county was named in honor of Benjamin Franklin, writer, orator, publisher, and U.S. founding father .
What is the County Seat of Franklin County, MS?
The County Seat is located in Meadville additionally, the county government website is unknown
What cities and towns are in Franklin County, MS?
Cities and towns located in the County include Bude, Meadville, Roxie.
Where can find Franklin County, MS Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Franklin County vital records can be found at the Mississippi Department of Health which has copies of birth and death records after 1912, Marriage and a Divorce records since 1926. There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Mississippi for current fees and application process.
Franklin County Health Department has birth and death records from November 1, 1912. You may go to any county health department in the State of Mississippi to obtain a certificates can be issued while you wait.
You can search online for Franklin County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for Mississippi Birth Certificate, Marriage Certificate, Death Certificate Application to mail.
What Franklin County, MS census records are available?
Franklin County census records consists of Federal Census Schedules to guide in finding out about your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1810, 1820, 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.
Franklin Co. Slave Schedules is available for 1850 & 1860. Franklin Co. Mortality Schedules can be acquired for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Franklin Co. Industry and Agriculture is available for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Franklin Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be acquired for 1890. You will discover free down loadable and printable census forms to aid with your research.
What genealogical records can I find in the Franklin County Courthouse?
The following indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Franklin county. The dates indicated below are the first known records for each county. The County Courthouse burned in 1877, some records were destroyed.
What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Franklin County, MS?
A list of Franklin County Historical and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives.
Where can I connect with other Franklin County, MS Researchers through message boards and forums?
What other genealogical resources are available in Franklin County, MS?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources relevant to Franklin County. Many of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Business oriented Sites, Personal Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some require a fee. This is basically a list that has been collected or submitted. I do not endorse or promote one genealogy site above another.