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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Louisiana]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Franklin_Parish,_Louisiana|Franklin Parish]]''
== History and Tidbits ==
 
  
=== Cities ===
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=== Communities ===
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=== County Government Site ===
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{{LADC}}
== Neighboring Counties ==
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== Resources ==
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{{Infobox U.S. County
=== Cemeteries ===
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| county = Franklin Parish
== Genealogy and History Websites ==
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| adoption_sign = Adoption LAGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>Parish Coordinator<br>'''[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~lafrankl/ Franklin Parish LAGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = La-franklin.png
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| state = Louisiana
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| state_map = Louisiana.png
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| founded year = 1843
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| founded date = March 1
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| seat wl = Winnsboro
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| building image = LAFranklincourthouse.jpg
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| building address =Franklin Parish Clerk of Court<br />6550 Main Street<br />Winnsboro, LA 71295<br />(318) 435-5133
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}}
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== Parish Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.laclerksofcourt.org/Parishs/franklinparish.htm Franklin Parish Courthouse]<br>210 Main Street<br>Winnsboro, LA 71295<br>Phone: 318.435.9429<br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate,<br>court and land records from 1843. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Franklin Parish, Louisana page 290, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libr40ries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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== History  ==
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==== Parent Parish  ====
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*'''1843--'''Franklin Parish was created 1 March 1843 from [[Catahoula Parish, Louisiana|Catahoula]], [[Ouachita Parish, Louisiana|Ouachita]] and [[Madison Parish, Louisiana|Madison]] Parishes. '''Parish seat:''' Winnsboro <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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See an interactive map of Franklin Parish [http://www.n2genealogy.com/louisiana/la-maps.html boundary changes]. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places / Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Parishes or Counties ====
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*[[Caldwell Parish, Louisiana|Caldwell]]
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*[[Catahoula Parish, Louisiana|Catahoula]]
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*[[Madison Parish, Louisiana|Madison]]
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*[[Richland Parish, Louisiana|Richland]]
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*[[Tensas Parish, Louisiana|Tensas]]
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== Resources ==
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==== African American  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/louisiana/index.htm Louisiana African American Griots Project]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project
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*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ Afrigeneas] - African Ancestored Genealogy
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html LA Tombstone Transcription Project]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; partial records and photos&nbsp; ~ &nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://www.interment.net/us/la/index.htm Interment.net]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;LA cemetery records by county&nbsp;
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*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/la/ African American Cemeteries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by county&nbsp;
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*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html FindaGrave.com]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; cemetery records with search by cemetery, by surname
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{{RAOGKcemetery}}&nbsp;
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==== Census  ====
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| 1890=
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| 1900= 8890
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| 1910= 11989
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| 1920= 24100
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| 1930= 30530
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| 1940= 32382
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| 1950= 29376
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| 1960= 26088
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| 1970= 23946
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| 1980= 24141
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| 1990= 22387
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| 2000= 21263
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| estimate= 20455
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| estyear= 2006
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| estref=<ref>{{cite web|url=http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22041.html|title=Franklin Parish Quickfacts|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2008-02-02}}</ref>
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| footnote=Franklin Parish Census Data<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt|title=Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2008-02-02}}</ref>
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}} <br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br>
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_l.htm Louisiana Census Images]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Census Images Project
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==== Church  ====
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*[http://bayougenealogy.com/lalink.html Louisiana Historical Church Information&nbsp;]
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*[http://www.churchangel.com/louisiana.htm Directory of Churches in Louisiana]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; by city&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Church Angel
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==== Court  ====
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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[http://www.sos.louisiana.gov/tabid/69/Default.aspx Louisiana Museums]
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==== Maps  ====
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/maps/ USGW Digital Map Collection]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project
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==== Military  ====
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[http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/genealogy/searchunit.aspx?type=4&state=Louisiana&B1=Search Louisiana Military History Online]
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==== Newspapers  ====
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*[http://www.usnpl.com/lanews.php Louisiana Newspaper List]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by name/parish&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USNPL
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*[http://www.newslink.org/lanews.html Louisiana Newspaper&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; listing&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Newslink
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{{RAOGKobituary}}&nbsp;<br><br><br><br><br><br>
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==== Probate  ====
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[[Louisiana Probate Records|Louisiana Probate Records]]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; information on.
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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[http://www.dhh.louisiana.gov/offices/?id=252 Louisiana Records and Statistics Information]&nbsp; ~ where and how to order information.
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Society]
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*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Association]
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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{{RAOGKlibrary}}
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== Web Sites  ==
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*[http://lagenweb.net LAGenWeb]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Louisiana State Records
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*[http://usgenweb.org USGenWeb]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Records, Maps, Archives and Other Projects
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/la/lafiles.htm Louisiana Archives]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project *{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+Franklin|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/FranklinP/ Franklin Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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== References  ==
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Revision as of 22:54, 3 January 2013

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Louisiana  Gotoarrow.png  Franklin Parish


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Franklin Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Franklin Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 1, 1843
County Seat Winnsboro
Courthouse
LAFranklincourthouse.jpg
Address Franklin Parish Clerk of Court
6550 Main Street
Winnsboro, LA 71295
(318) 435-5133
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Parish Courthouse

Franklin Parish Courthouse
210 Main Street
Winnsboro, LA 71295
Phone: 318.435.9429

Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate,
court and land records from 1843. [1]

History

Parent Parish

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Franklin Parish boundary changes. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

African American


Cemeteries





Census

Census Pop.
19008,890
191011,98934.9%
192024,100101.0%
193030,53026.7%
194032,3826.1%
195029,376−9.3%
196026,088−11.2%
197023,946−8.2%
198024,1410.8%
199022,387−7.3%
200021,263−5.0%
Est. 200620,455[3]−3.8%
Franklin Parish Census Data[4]

















Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Louisiana Museums

Maps

Military

Louisiana Military History Online

Newspapers

  





Probate

Louisiana Probate Records  ~  information on.

Taxation

Vital Records

Louisiana Records and Statistics Information  ~ where and how to order information.

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

 

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Franklin Parish, Louisana page 290, At various libr40ries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. United States Census Bureau. "Franklin Parish Quickfacts". http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22041.html. Retrieved 2008-02-02. 
  4. United States Census Bureau. "Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990". http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt. Retrieved 2008-02-02.