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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1851--'''Franklin County was created from Chickasaw County. '''County seat:'''&nbsp; Hampton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1851--'''Franklin County was created 15 January 1851 from unorganized territory.&nbsp;It was attached to Chickasaw, Fayette, and Hardin&nbsp;Counties prior to organization 3 March 1856. '''County seat:'''&nbsp; Hampton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 15:18, 20 October 2008

United States  > Iowa > Franklin County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1851--Franklin County was created 15 January 1851 from unorganized territory. It was attached to Chickasaw, Fayette, and Hardin Counties prior to organization 3 March 1856. County seat:  Hampton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Butler | Cerro Gordo | Floyd | Grundy | Hamilton | Hancock | Hardin | Wright

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories 

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

Family History Library Catalog

References

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