United States Virginia Southampton County Franklin (Independent City)
Franklin (Independent City) Description
The City of Franklin is located in the Southeastern portion of the Commonwealth of Virginia and was named for Benjamin Franklin, the Governor of Pennsylvania, where many settlers originated.
For additional records, see Southampton County.
1788 -- Franklin was created in 1788 from Southampton County. 
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- ↑ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Franklin,_Virginia
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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