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Franklin Parish Louisiana
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Franklin Parish
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, Towns, and Villages
Baskin * Gilbert * Winnsboro * Wisner

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Obituaries and Death Notices

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
June 2015:  obit for SPROLES
Apr 2015: Marriage announcement for BURNS-VICKERS, Crime news re: SPAULDING; Obits for RAPP, BARFIELD, BAKER, KILGORE, HAWTHORN, BONNER


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Adjacent Parishes

Richland Parish (northwest)
Madison Parish (northeast)
Tensas Parish (southeast)
Catahoula Parish (south)
Caldwell Parish (west)


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