Franklin County Links

Neighboring Counties

Texas Links

Other Genealogical Links

  • Census.gov
    Official site and data tools for the U.S. Census Bureau
  • U.S. Census Slave Schedule, 1850

    Name index and images of slave schedules listing slave owners and only age, gender and color data of the slaves in census states or territories in 1850.

  • U.S. Census Slave Schedule, 1860

    Name index and images of slave schedules listing slave owners and only age, gender and color data of the slaves in census states or territories in 1860.

  • Search Ancestry.com
    Search special collections available through Ancestry.com, including interactive maps to search by location for U.S., UK & Ireland, Europe, Canada, and Australia & NZ
  • Last Name Research Tool

    Discover the meaning and history behind your last name, through Ancestry.com

  • 1940 U.S. Census Index

    Search the 1940 U.S. Census Index, through Ancestry.com. Also includes an interactive map, where you can learn interesting facts about every U.S. state and territory from the 1940s era.

  • Surname Distributions Maps 
    Resources to search for surname distributions maps in the U.S. and worldwide, via FamilySearch
  • Genealogy Links.net 
    A gateway site for genealogy links for UK & Ireland, USA, Europe, Canada, Australia & New Zealand
  • The Freedmen's Bureau Online 
    Records of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen and Abandoned Lands, including sections on murders, labor records, and marriage records 
  • FREE Genealogy Forms and Charts 
    Links to freely available genealogy forms and charts, from GenealogySearch.org
Franklin County Genealogical Society logo

This is the official website for the Franklin County Genealogical Society, a partner society of the Texas State Genealogical Society.

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Email:

fcgensoc@suddenlinkmail.com

 

Phone:

(903) 537-3931

 

Open 6 days a week!

Mon - Fri, 10 am - 4 pm
Sat, 10 am - 2 pm 

 

Physical Address:

110 E. Main St.

Mt. Vernon, TX  75457

 

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 1563
Mt. Vernon, TX 75457

Google maps location

Society Programs:

Society meetings and programs are held every third Monday of the month @ 7pm. All events are free and open to the public.

 

View our Calendar of Events for the latest program info.

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