Franklin County, Kansas
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Franklin County
Franklin County was organized in 1855.
It was named for American statesman Benjamin Franklin.

Ottawa is the county seat.  

Lane .... Ottawa .. Pomona .. Princeton ... Rantoul ... Richmond .. Wellsville ..  Williamsburg

Besides the cities listed, the communities of
Centropolis ~ Homewood ~ LeLoup ~ Peoria ~ Richter
lie within the boundaries of Franklin County.

Appanoose .. Centrpololis .. Cutler .. Franklin .. Greenwood .. Harrison .. Hayes .. Homewood ..
Lincoln .. Ohio .. Ottawa .. Peoria .. Pomona .. Pottawatomie .. Richmond .. Williamsburg

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Franklin County Data

Birth Records

Church Histories / Records

Marriage Records

Miscellaneous Data

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

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Sept 2018:


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