Franklin County, Texas
TXGenWeb Project

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A Free Genealogy & History web site

Welcome to the Franklin County TXGenWeb site. Our names are Bunny Freeman, and Angela Hartman and we are the Volunteer County Coordinators of Franklin Co.

Angela and I are sisters and we have a family connection to Franklin Co. Our ancestors came to Franklin Co. in the late 1800s. The maiden name of our ancestor was WILLIAMS, who married into the GUTHRIE, and WHITEHORN family.

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This Site Last Updated
AJune 7, 2019 1:31 AM





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Franklin County, Texas TXGenWeb web site. This is part of the TXGenWeb Project.

Franklin County TXGenWeb Project needs your records.
Please submit anything which maybe of value to other researchers: Bible records, marriage 
records, wills, pension records, land records, death and obituary records, photos, and old letters. 
County, community, church, and school histories.  Your help in helping other researchers is vital to
the success of the TXGenWeb Project. Just contact
Bunny or Angela with your information or

TXGenWeb State Coordinator:
Shirley Cullum

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This site is dedicated to the memory of
Chris Skelly
1948 - 2017

Franklin County was created and organized March 6, 1875 from Titus County. The county seat is Mount Vernon. The first settlers arrived in 1836.

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Angela Shumate Hartman and Bunny Shumate Freeman

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Neighboring Counties:
Red River | Titus | Camp | Wood |
Hopkins | Delta

This site is owned and maintained by the Franklin Co. TXGenWeb Co. Coordinator.   Contents of this site have been gathered from many sources and transcribed records. Therefore, errors may occur. When in doubt as to the accuracy of data contained herein, go to the actual records yourself.  The information contained in this website is for your personal use only.  All pages, compilations, transcriptions and abstracts are protected by copyright law and may not be published in whole or in part without written consent of the author, contributor and/or webmaster.

Copyright 1997 - 2017
Chris Skelly
Copyright 2017 - 2019
Bunny Shumate Freeman & Angela Shumate Hartman

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