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Franklin
Parish
[French: Paroisse de Franklin]

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 is Winnsboro

Cities and towns
Baskin
Gilbert
Winnsboro
Wisner

Adjacent parishes
Richland Parish (north & northwest)
Madison Parish (northeast)
Tensas Parish (southeast)
Catahoula Parish (south)
Caldwell Parish (west)

 

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