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Franklin County was established on February 6, 1818. Colbert County was originally established on February 6, 1867 after it split from Franklin County over political issues after the American Civil War. It was abolished eight months later by an Alabama constitutional convention and then reestablished on February 24, 1870. Franklin county is named in honor of Benjamin Franklin, famous statesman, scientist, and printer. Its county seat is Russellville.
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- Website Updates:Oct 2016: Misc: 20 Businessmen of Franklin County in 1908Jul 2016: Death Records: 1908 - 1909 DeathsJun 2016: Brick Walls: SPENCER - Submitted by Peggy FrostApr 2016: County Records: 1907 County OfficersJan 2016: County Records: 1931 County OfficersOct 2015: County Records: 1913 County OfficersSept 2015: Bio: ROSS
Jul 2015: Brick Wall - JOHNSON - Submitted by Phil Johnson; 1939 Confederate Pensioners
May 2015: Obit: BOOTH - Transcribed by V. Bryan
Apr 2015: Deaths: 1860 Mortality Schedule
Jan 2015: Death News: HALE, BOOTH, MCLAIN, HOLLLINGSWORTH, RAY, LIGON, DINSMORE, HUDSON, BURFIELD, FERGUSON; Married News: RICHESON, WHITE, SWINNEY, CARLSON, MOORHEAD, GOSSET, Crime News: COCHRAN, SANDERSON, PREWITT, LIGON, RICHARDSON, Church News: DALE
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