Franklin County Titles (Page 1)

The Franklin County Genealogical Society publishes many books and research materials relating to Franklin County and surrounding counties. Click the links below to browse the available publications for Franklin County, arranged alphabetically by title.

Franklin County Titles,
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Franklin County Titles,
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Franklin County Titles,

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Titles A-G

Cover of 100 Years of Progress: A History of the Franklin County Schools

100 Years of Progress: A History of the Franklin County Schools

Edited and compiled by Minnie Laughton

 

Includes photos and an index. Spiral bound, soft cover, 80 pages.

 

Price: $10.00


Cover of 1880 Federal Census of Franklin County, Texas

1880 Federal Census of Franklin County, Texas

Edited and compiled by Minnie Laughton

 

Includes photos and an index. Spiral bound, soft cover, 80 pages.

 

Price: $15.00


Cover of 1900 Federal Census of Franklin County, Texas

1900 Federal Census of Franklin County, Texas

Compiled by Christine Dennis Skelly

 

362 pages; spiral bound, soft cover; indexed; information covered: household number, names, relationship to head of household, race, sex, birth month and year, age, marital status, years married, children born, children living, birthplace of parents and occupation.

 

Price: $30.00


Cover of 1910 Federal Census of Franklin County, Texas

1910 Federal Census of Franklin County, Texas

276 pages; spiral bound, soft cover; indexed; information covered: precinct, enumerator, family number, name, relationship to head of household, sex, race, age, marital status, years married, occupation, state born, state parents born.

 

Price: $25.00


Cover of 1920 Federal Census of Franklin County, Texas

1920 Federal Census of Franklin County, Texas

Transcribed and compiled by Jeannette Pryor Bailey

 

Revised May 2003, 317 pages; spiral bound, soft cover; every name index; information covered: household number, name, relationship to head of household, home ownership information, gender, race, age, marital status, state born, state parents born, occupation.

 

Price: $35.00


Cover of 1930 Federal Census of Franklin County, Texas

1930 Federal Census of Franklin County, Texas

Transcribed by Charlene Donaghue

 

228 pages; spiral bound, soft cover; every name index; information covered: dwelling and family numbers, name, relationship to head of household, sex, race, age, marital status, age when first married, place of birth, place of parents' birth, page and section number of original Census.

 

Price: $25.00


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1885 - 1900 Franklin County Tax Rolls Indexes -- DVD format

Indexes on Microsoft Excel.

 

Price: $15.00


Cover of 1885 - 1886 Franklin County, Texas, Tax Rolls

1885 - 1886 Franklin County, Texas, Tax Rolls

Indexed by Denise Ely

 

These tax roll transcriptions include name, tax year, county, page number, abstract number, certification number, survey number, number of acres, the value, and the original grantee. Approx. 74 pages in multiple sections; spiral bound, soft cover; arranged alphabetically by surname.

 

Price: $10.00


Cover of 1888 - 1889 Franklin County, Texas, Tax Rolls

1888 - 1889 Franklin County, Texas, Tax Rolls

Indexed by Denise Ely

 

Continuing our tax series, these tax roll transcriptions include name, tax year, county, page number, abstract number, certification number, survey number, number of acres, the value, and the original grantee. Approx. 260 pages in multiple sections; spiral bound, soft cover; arranged alphabetically by surname.

 

Price: $20.00


Cover of 1890 Franklin County, Texas, Tax Rolls

1890 Franklin County, Texas, Tax Rolls

Indexed by Denise Ely

 

Continuing our tax series, these tax roll transcriptions include name, tax year, county, page number, abstract number, certification number, survey number, number of acres, the value, and the original grantee. This volume has the added advantage of serving as our best yet federal census substitute, filling in the gap left by the tragic fire which destroyed the 1890 Census. 126 pages; spiral bound, soft cover; arranged alphabetically.

 

Price: $15.00


Cover of 1891 - 1892 Franklin County, Texas, Tax Rolls

1891 - 1892 Franklin County, Texas, Tax Rolls

Indexed by Denise Ely

 

252 pages; spiral bound, soft cover.

 

Price: $20.00


Cover of 1893 - 1894 Franklin County, Texas, Tax Rolls

1893 - 1894 Franklin County, Texas, Tax Rolls

Indexed by Denise Ely

 

270 pages; spiral bound, soft cover.

 

Price: $20.00


Cover of 1895 Franklin County, Texas, Tax Rolls

1895 Franklin County, Texas, Tax Rolls

Indexed by Denise Ely

 

88 pages; spiral bound, soft cover.

 

Price: $10.00


Cover of 1896 Franklin County, Texas, Tax Rolls

1896 Franklin County, Texas, Tax Rolls

Indexed by Denise Ely

 

170 pages; spiral bound, soft cover.

 

Price: $20.00


Cover of 1897 Franklin County, Texas, Tax Rolls

1897 Franklin County, Texas, Tax Rolls

Indexed by Denise Ely

 

231 pages; spiral bound, soft cover.

 

Price: $25.00


Cover of 1898 Franklin County, Texas, Tax Rolls

1898 Franklin County, Texas, Tax Rolls

Indexed by Denise Ely

 

123 pages; spiral bound, soft cover.

 

Price: $15.00


Cover of 1900 Franklin County, Texas, Tax Rolls

1900 Franklin County, Texas, Tax Rolls

Indexed by Denise Ely

 

113 pages; spiral bound, soft cover.

 

Price: $10.00


Cover of Civil Court Minutes (Franklin County), 1905-1933, Book I

Civil Court Minutes (Franklin County), 1905-1933, Book I

Indexed by Denise Ely

 

107 pages; spiral bound, soft cover.

 

Price: $10.00


Cover of Country Faith and Fate, Churches and Cemeteries of East Texas

Country Faith and Fate, Churches and Cemeteries of East Texas

Compiled by Northeast Texas Writers Organization. Foreword by Fred Tarpley.

 

255 pages; paperback.

 

Price: $20.00


Cover of Court Citations of Franklin County, Texas, 1939-1941

Court Citations of Franklin County, Texas, 1939-1941

Indexed by Kirleen [Jaggers] Hiett.

 

162 pages; spiral bound, soft cover.

 

Price: $15.00


Cover of The Elliott Family

The Elliott Family

Compiled by Marcellia Sue Banks Bolin & Donald Easterling.

 

Approx. 250 pages; spiral bound, soft cover.

 

Price: $30.00


Book cover clip art

Evans Family

Request on demand.

 

Price: $15.00


Cover of Fairview Church and Cemetery

Fairview Church and Cemetery

Researched and compiled by Martha Dean Dickson Hare; photos by Veronica Speicher Jordan.

 

Recordings of tombstone information in the Fairview Cemetery, located in northwest Franklin County, including information about more than 775 known burials and 25 known burials (from death records) that have no markers. Includes an alphabetical list, survey order by recorded markers, unmarked graves, maps, and photos. Approx. 250 pages; spiral bound, soft cover; indexed.

 

Price: $25.00


Cover of Franklin County, Texas, Births, 1903-1952 (Birth Records of Franklin County, 1903-1952)

Franklin County, Texas, Births, 1903-1952 (Birth Records of Franklin County, 1903-1952)

Compiled by Christine Dennis Skelly.

 

Index to births filed at the time of birth from 1903 through 1952. Information included is name, birth date, mother's name, father's name, place of birth, and book and page number where the certificate can be found at the courthouse. 308 pages; spiral bound, soft cover; arranged alphabetically by surname.

 

Price: $35.00


Cover of Franklin County, Texas, Births, 1953-1997 (Birth Index)

Franklin County, Texas, Births, 1953-1997 (Birth Index)

Compiled by Christine Dennis Skelly.

 

116 pages; spiral bound, soft cover. Request on demand.

 

Price: $15.00


Cover of Franklin County, Texas, Births Probated (Probated Births Filed in Franklin County, Texas)

Franklin County, Texas, Births Probated (Probated Births Filed in Franklin County, Texas)

Compiled by Christine Dennis Skelly.

 

Index to delayed or probated birth certificates filed in Franklin County, sometimes many years after the event. Contains same information as the regular Birth Book. Many of these births are from before 1900 and may be from other counties as well as other states. Certificates issued in the 1920s or 1930s, the probated birth certificates will be found in the county where the person applied, not in the actual county of birth, if different. Later on, the law was changed to require the application be made in the county and state of birth. 307 pages; spiral bound, soft cover; arranged alphabetically by surname.

 

Price: $35.00


Cover of Franklin County, Texas, Death Index, 1903-1997

Franklin County, Texas, Death Index, 1903-1997

Compiled by Christine Dennis Skelly.

 

Almost 400 pages of information from the original death certificates including birth and death dates, place of birth, parents' names and burial place of the recently deceased. It also contains a listing by maiden name for married women. 392 pages; spiral bound, soft cover.

 

Price: $40.00


Cover of Franklin County, Texas, Funeral Home Records, 1902-1928

Franklin County, Texas, Funeral Home Records, 1902-1928

Compiled by Christine Dennis Skelly.

 

Copied from the original, handwritten records at the Harvey Funeral Home (formerly M. L. Edwards), this book gives the name of the deceased, date of death, cause of death, age of the deceased, and the person responsible for the charges. Not all information is given on all listings. 77 pages; spiral bound, soft cover; arranged alphabetically by surname of the deceased.

 

Price: $10.00


Cover of Franklin County, Texas, Old Age Assistance Commission Payments, 1937-1939

Franklin County, Texas, Old Age Assistance Commission Payments, 1937-1939

Indexed by Denise Ely.

 

From January 1937 to August 1939. 224 pages; spiral bound, soft cover.

 

Price: $25.00


Cover of Franklin County Salutes Our Veterans: Civil War, World War I, World War II to Present, 1861-2002

Franklin County Salutes Our Veterans: Civil War, World War I, World War II to Present, 1861-2002

Chapters include Civil War, World War I, World War II, Those Who Also Served, Those Who Came Late, Additional Veterans and Their Pictures, and Supporting Organizations. Hardback.

 

Price: $50.00


Cover of Franklin County, Texas, School Census, 1914-1915

Franklin County, Texas, School Census, 1914-1915

Amended by Phyllis Brown. Transcribed from the original census for county schools dated 1 Sept. 1914.

 

Information included: student's name, sex, age, name of parent or person rendering the child, the name of the school, and a valuable notes section where interesting notes and sidelights about the family are shown. Includes a list of the Franklin County schools and the period of their duration, a map of Franklin County, and the approximate location of each school. 129 pages; spiral bound, soft cover; listed in order by school number, with a second section arranged alphabetically by students' names.

 

Price: $15.00


Cover of Franklin County, Texas, School Censuses, 1922-1924

Franklin County, Texas, School Censuses, 1922-1924

Amended by Phyllis Brown. Transcribed from the original censuses for county schools dated 1922-23 and 1923-24.

 

Information included: student's name, sex, age, name of parent or person rendering the child, the name of the school, and a valuable notes section where interesting notes and sidelights about the family are shown. Includes a list of the Franklin County schools and the period of their duration, a map of Franklin County, and the approximate location of each school. 318 pages; spiral bound, soft cover; listed in order by school number for each year, with a second section arranged alphabetically by students' names.

 

Price: $25.00


Cover of God Still Moves: A Celebration of 150 Years of First Baptist Church, Mount Vernon, Texas

God Still Moves: A Celebration of 150 Years of First Baptist Church, Mount Vernon, Texas

Covers the years 1849-1999. 56 pages; paperback.

 

Price: $5.00


Cover of Grace Findley Remembers

Grace Findley Remembers

Transcribed by Sam Findley.

 

10 pages; spiral bound, soft cover.

 

Price: $5.00


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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

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