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Franklin County Data Online 

BIOGRAPHIES

COURT RECORDS

CEMETERIES

OBITUARIES AND DEATH NOTICES

HISTORY

MARRIAGES

MILITARY

NEWSPAPERS

 Recent Updates:
July 2015
Marriage Records from the Journal of American Ancestry Vol. 6-7
Death Notices: Hon. Archibald Bard, George Buchanan - transcribed by V. Bryan
News-Accidents: Annie Row Killed in Sledding Accident, Lewis Zimmerman Loses Finger
News-Illness: J.J. Koontz Critically Ill
News-Business: Waynesboro Stores Close at Six


November 2014: Community News: Greencastle, Waynesboro; Misc News: John Hill Over 120 Years Old, Blue Mountain House to be Rebuilt; News-Accidents: Robert Campbell Killed in Accident, Thomas Yeats Killed in Blasting Accident; News-Crime: Ebenezer Cox Confesses to Murder of Colonel Dunn, Fahrney Dry Cleaning House Robbed; News-Disasters: Mount Pleasant Forge Destroyed by Fire, Lemnos Factory Destroyed by Fire
Obit: Mrs. Isaac Friedline, David Wert; Marriage Notices: Walker-Houghtellin, Metz-Rinker, Mixell-Varner
June 2014: 1877 Bios: ISRAEL BRAKE, JOHN ROWE, DAVID WATSON ROWE, ADAM CARL, GEORGE PALMER, MATHIAS W. KISECKER, JOSEPH MOWER, GEORGE M. TAYLOR, BENJAMIN R. GEORGE, JEREMIAH W. GEORGE - Transcribed by Carol Parrish
May 2014: News - Crimes: James Dickey Attacked and Critically Wounded; News - Disasters: James Peale Killed in Accident, William Stickel and Henry Stahr Killed in Accident, Stephen Keefer's Barn Destroyed, David Washabaugh Seriously Injured; Misc. News: Greenawalt's Radish; Death Notice: Jacob Deshert, William Brown; Marriage Notice: Cooper-Mitchell; Bio: ELLIOTT Cyrus
April 2014: Bio: CALLAHAN, George W - ; transcribed by Kim Mohler
October 2013: 1883 Pensioners - Transcribed by Judy Ziesmer
June 2013: Obit: Mary Gwendolyn Johns McBride - Submitted by M. Wagner; Bio: William Waddle, M.D - Transcribed by Carla Mascara; Civil War Three Year Volunteer Enlistment Records - Transcribed by Tammy Clark

 MARRIAGES

Marriage Notices and Wedding Announcements  

 Marriages From the Journal American Ancestry Genealogy - Contributed by by Andrea Stawski Pack



MILITARY
 

 

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