Franklin County Family Histories

If you have any family information that you would like to contribute, please feel free to contact me. Also please note, we do not accept family trees or similar GEDCOM files.


Description Submitter
Thomas Tharrington 1790 Becky Jones Pacey
John King Jones 1791-1861 Becky Jones Pacey
Old Solomon Letters and Text  Joe Williams
Family of Wilmot E Brown  Zelia H Cline
Some DEAN Family Gleanings Kay Bradley

Historical Family Collections
Collections found in Libraries, Institutions & Universities, some digitized

You May Also Enjoy:

The Harris Letters - Preface to book


Links to Franklin County Family Websites:

If you have a Family website you would like added to this page, please contact me.


Faulkner Families website

Harper-McMullen Family Genealogy website

My North Carolina Roots
Includes Alston, Carter, Dale/Dales, Davis, Evans, Mills, Perry, Pettiford, Scott, Taborn, West, Williams, and many others with Franklin Co. ties

Deloris' North Carolina Roots
Records for Alston, Carter, Copeland, Dales, Davis, Evans, Gibson, Green, Lynch, Mills, Newell, Pettiford, Raines, Ratley, Sneed, Snelling, Spears,  Williams, many more 

Paschal/Paschall Family Genealogy
Extensive research which includes documents, maps, genealogies, migrations
of the NC families

The Clifton family of Franklin & Wake Counties, North Carolina
Allen, James M. (James Maxwell), 1934-
Wiley Saunders Clifton, son of John Clifton, was born in North Carolina after 1774. He married Elizabeth Alford and they had seven known children. He married Harriett Freeman in 1838 and they five known children. He died 20 April 1847 in Franklin County