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If you have the desire to help transcribe genealogical data and place it online for the free use of all researchers, contact Nancy to become a host. Volunteer Information is available here.


This County currently does not have a host. This means that there is no one available to help answer your questions about this county's history or to help you with your family's genealogy within this county. WE REGRET THAT WE ARE UNABLE TO DO PERSONAL RESEARCH FOR YOU.


Franklin County Data Online

BIOGRAPHIES

COURT RECORDS

CEMETERIES

DEATHS

HISTORY

MARRIAGES

MILITARY

NEWSPAPERS
Recent Updates:
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

BIOGRAPHIES

CEMETERIES

 Mt. Zion Cemetery Records - Contributed by OZ

COURT RECORDS

DEATHS

Obituaries and Death Notices  
HISTORY

1843 History of  Franklin County, Pennsylvania  [Source: Historical Collections of the State of Pennsylvania, by Sherman Day, Philadelphia, 1843, Page 347-358]
MARRIAGES

Marriage Notices and Wedding Announcements  

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

MILITARY

NEWSPAPERS




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Townships

Antrim Township Guilford Township Lurgan Township Peters Township St. Thomas Township
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Greene Township Letterkenny Township Montgomery Township Southampton Township Washington Township

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