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  History of Franklin County, Tennessee
FRANKLIN COUNTY is bounded on the north by Coffee County, northeast by Grundy, east by Marion, south by the State of Alabama, west by Lincoln, northwest by Moore, and contains about 500 square miles, one-fourth of which lies on the Cumberland Mountain and its western escarpment.
The officers of this court are a county judge and the magistrates of the several civil districts of the county.
Franklin County was directly on the line of the contending armies, and consequently her citizens suffered greatly from the ravages of war.
www.thenugentfamily.com /franklinhistoryextended.html   (12519 words)

  
 FRANKLIN COUNTY, TENNESSEE REVOLUTIONARY WAR PENSIONS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
3 Feb. 1853 Davidson County, Tenn. Siller BURKE age 54 states her husband was killed in Franklin County in April 1851 and that he was a pensioner on the roll in Marion County.
Lewis CLARK born 22 April 1763 in Dinwiddie County, Va., enlisted in 1779 as a resident of that county.
John LOKEY, a resident of Franklin County, states that he married the second child of Martha HOLT and his wife is now 62 years of age and they have great-grandchildren who are the great great grandchildren of Martha HOLT.
www.reynolds-genealogy.com /research/franklin_co_tn_pensions.htm   (14435 words)

  
 Franklin County, Tennessee Revolutionary War Pensions
Franklin County Clerk of the Court states that the will of James LEWIS mentions as Mary his wife.
Hanse NELSON was born in Shenandoah County, Va., in 1753.
Note The pension roll published for congress in 1835 shows a John NELSON was on rolls in Franklin County in 1828, whose name was dropped from the roll because the claim was fraudulent.
www.tngennet.org /franklin/revwar.htm   (23372 words)

  
 Franklin County, Tennessee Genealogical Records Information
Franklin County was named for Benjamin Franklin, whose name had already been borrowed in 1784 for East Tennessee's abortive state.
Franklin County native Isham G. Harris, a secessionist, was elected governor in 1857, 1859, and 1861.
Franklin County also became known for its educational institutions, notably Mary Sharp College in Winchester, which had pioneered in antebellum collegiate education for women, and the University of the South at Sewanee.
www.mytennesseegenealogy.com /tn_county/fr.htm   (1732 words)

  
 Franklin County, Tennessee houses, real estate, agriculture, wages, work, ancestries, and more
Churches in Franklin County include: Capitol Hill Church of Christ, Center Grove Baptist Church, Shady Grove Church, Sewanee Church, Cross Roads Baptist Church, Rowe Gap Church, Cumberland Church, Donaldson Grove Church.
Franklin County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is above Tennessee state average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 14 fatalities and 167 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
www.city-data.com /county/Franklin_County-TN.html   (570 words)

  
 View our pencil drawing of Franklin County Tennessee
Franklin County Tennessee, is just one of the towns that have been captured on paper by the Village Prints artists.
The originals are pencil drawings, featuring composites of outstanding landmarks and historical buildings such as those in Franklin County Tennessee.
He happened to stop by one of the stores for a soft drink and was amazed at the town pride that he heard in the voices of the old men sitting around the store.
www.villageprints.com /tnfranklinco.html   (425 words)

  
 City of Franklin - Home Page
Franklin has grown from a very small, agricultural community into a strong blend of residential, commercial, and corporate citizens.
The City of Franklin has a positive, national reputation reflecting safe, clean, attractive residential neighborhoods, an economically viable downtown, and the emerging, internationally-known Cool Springs area.
Highlights of the Report include: Assets of the City of Franklin exceeded liabilities by $447 million (a 9% increase over previous year); actual expenditures under budgeted expenditures ($3.1 million); and an increase in actual revenues over budgeted revenues ($2.4 million).
www.franklin-gov.com   (318 words)

  
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Franklin County is situated in south central Tennessee on the Alabama-Tennessee border.
It is surrounded by Lincoln, Moore, Coffee, Grundy, and Marion Counties in Tennessee and by Jackson County in Alabama.
The county is served by CSX Railroad and is crossed by U.S. Highway 64, U.S. Highway 41A, State Highway 127, State Highway 56, State Highway 130, and State Highway 50.
www.fcidb-tn.org   (253 words)

  
 Franklin County Chamber of Commerce - Home
Franklin County Chamber members are committed to making a dynamic community to be enjoyed by all.
Franklin County affords outstanding educational opportunities at all levels.
There is over 400 acres of family fun including bicycle and hiking trails, a huge ultra modern swimming pool, secluded cabins that feature fireplaces, and developed campsites for the outdoor crowd.
www.franklincountychamber.com   (388 words)

  
 Franklin Co., TN Genealogy
Franklin County is located in Middle Tennessee, one of the state's three grand divisions." Franklin County was formed 3 December 1807 from White County (see Franklin County, Tennessee History) and is located about half way between Chattanooga, Nashville and Huntsville.
The county seat for Franklin *County* Tennessee is Winchester.
NEIGHBORS: Franklin County is bounded on the north by Coffee County, northeast by Grundy, east by Marion, south by Jackson Co., Alabama, west by Lincoln, northwest by
www.tngennet.org /franklin   (570 words)

  
 Franklin County, Tennessee - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It remains the only institution of higher learning in the county today.
About 9.60% of families and 13.20% of the population were below the poverty line, including 17.00% of those under age 18 and 13.00% of those age 65 or over.
James Patton Anderson, (1822-1873), born in Franklin County, Confederate Army general
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Franklin_County,_Tennessee   (904 words)

  
 History & Genealogy - County Records - Franklin County Genealogical Fact Sheet
Census on microfilm for Franklin County: 1820-1880, 1900-1930
Additional county and community histories can be found at the Bibliography of Tennessee Local History Sources: Franklin County.
Franklin County, TN and Jackson County, AL, 1925-1980 (Microfilm Manuscript #1119, 4 reels)
www.tennessee.gov /tsla/history/county/factfranklin.htm   (742 words)

  
 Combs &c. Families of Franklin County, Tennessee
Franklin County was established in 1807 from Bedford and Warren Cos TN (these counties established the same year from Rutherford County and White Cos TN respectively).
In 1836, Coffee was established from Bedford, Franklin and Warren Cos TN.
In 1871, Moore County was established from Bedford and Franklin.
www.combs-families.org /combs/records/tn/frank.htm   (423 words)

  
 Franklin County, Tennessee TN, county profile - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Franklin County is one of 95 counties in Tennessee.
The county is in the Tullahoma metro area.
This was an increase of 3.65% from the 2000 census.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=12424   (608 words)

  
 Neal Creek Farm Franklin County Tennessee
Neal Creek Farm is a new project of Ron and Pam Castle, an 18 acre property on the western edge of Franklin County, Tennessee a few miles from Lynchburg and old Jack Daniels and a few miles from the Elk River and the dam at Tim's Ford Reservoir.
Neal Creek emerges from a spring across the road and up the hill from this little farm, runs quickly down through the woods and passes under Neal Road and on to the farm.
The vision for the farm is a small model of sustainability in action, diverse small scale organic agriculture, energy efficient and carbon neutral.
www.nealcreekfarm.com /index.html   (547 words)

  
 Franklin County Homes for Sale. Real Estate in Franklin County, Tennessee
Then contact any of the Tennessee Real Estate Agents for professional assistance finding your Tennessee area home.
Click on the Franklin cities that you are interested in or search all Real Estate in Franklin County:
So whether you are wondering what your home value is, looking for an agent to help you buy or sell your real estate, or just looking to browse properties in your area, it's all right here.
www.homes.com /Real_Estate/TN/County/FRANKLIN   (309 words)

  
 New Homes for Sale in Franklin County, TN
New Homes for Sale in Franklin County, TN New Homes for Sale in Franklin County
Homes.com's New Homes Channel is putting home buyers in touch with new home builders in Franklin County.
Search throughout our property listings below or click on a city to find new home models, communities and various floor plans available in the Franklin County area.
www.homes.com /New_Homes/TN/County/FRANKLIN   (265 words)

  
 Franklin County Tennessee
"Franklin County, Tennessee wants you to discover what's here for you!
We have got fishing, hunting, camping, biking, hiking and four-wheeling fun, including top flight golfing on our Jack Nicklaus Bear Trace Golf Course at Tims Ford State Park.
Highly rated public schools and our University of the South at Sewanee and University of Tennessee Space Institute
www.franklincotn.us   (101 words)

  
 Franklin County QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau
Franklin County QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau
Source U.S. Census Bureau: State and County QuickFacts.
Data derived from Population Estimates, 2000 Census of Population and Housing, 1990 Census of Population and Housing, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, County Business Patterns, 1997 Economic Census, Minority- and Women-Owned Business, Building Permits, Consolidated Federal Funds Report, 1997 Census of Governments
quickfacts.census.gov /qfd/states/47/47051.html   (236 words)

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