Place:Franklin, Massachusetts, United States

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NameFranklin
Alt namesFranklinsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates42.583°N 72.583°W
Located inMassachusetts, United States     (1811 - )
See alsoHampshire, Massachusetts, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Franklin County is a nongovernmental county located in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. As of the 2010 census, the population was 71,372. Its largest community, and traditional county seat, is Greenfield.

Franklin County is part of the Springfield Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1787 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1811 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1812 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1812 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1820 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1940 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1820 29,268
1830 29,501
1840 28,812
1850 30,870
1860 31,434
1870 32,635
1880 36,001
1890 38,610
1900 41,209
1910 43,600
1920 49,361
1930 49,612
1940 49,453
1950 52,747
1960 54,864
1970 59,210
1980 64,317
1990 70,092

Research Tips

External links

  • Outstanding guide to Franklin County, Massachusetts family history and genealogy (FamilySearch Research Wiki). History, towns and cities, county histories, birth, marriage, and death records, deeds, wills, court records, divorce records, naturalizations, tax records, warnings out, maps, and societies.


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