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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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* Belgreen * Isbell * Hodges * Phil Campbell * Red Bay * Russellville * Vina *
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- Website Updates:Oct 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
Dec 2014: Bio: JACKSON, KIRK, MCWILLIAMS, LITTLE, STEELE
Oct 2014: 1925 Confederate Pensioners; Brick Wall: McHENRY - Submitted by Donnie McHenry
Sept 2014: Bio: THOMPSON - Mil: Civil: Pension File of MCHENRY - Submitted by Donnie McHenry
Jul 2014: Obit: HESTER - Transcribed by Bobby Dobbins Title; Southern Claims Commission Applicants
Apr 2014: Water Mills of Franklin County in 1886
Mar 2014: Brick Wall: GRAY - submitted by Ruby Gray Wallace
Feb 2014: Known Newspapers of Franklin County
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