Paroisse de Franklin]
Parish was created in 1843 from
portions of Ouachita, Catahoula
and Madison parish. The
parish was named
"Franklin" in honor of
Benjamin Franklin. The parish seat
Parish (north & northwest)
to this Louisiana Genealogy Trails
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