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Franklin County Resources & Links

Research Information and Lookup Volunteers Page






FamilySearch Records Search has added new Records Collections, Check them out:

North Carolina Births & Christenings 1866-1964

North Carolina Deaths & Burials 1898-1994

North Carolina Death Certificates 1906-1930

North Carolina Marriages 1759-1979

North Carolina Probate Records 1735-1970

North Carolina Marriages 1762-1979
(searchable database includes images of marriage records)

See all FamilySearch Records Collections

North Carolina Newspaper Abstracts-Bibliography
A special project in conjunction with the NCGenWeb
(A list of print resources to help locate births, marriages & deaths from newspapers)



Don't Forget to check out the USGenWeb Archives for additional Franklin Co. Records:


BOOKS with Franklin County material can be found at the following, including deed & will books, as well as North Carolina history:

Golden West Marketing

North Carolina Historical Publications

UNC Press



  Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet


       Helpful Research Links  
Bureau of Land Management ~ Land Patent Search
Bute County NCGenWeb
Cascine Plantation Photo
Chronicling America: Historic Franklin Co. Newspapers
Colonial and State Records of North Carolina
Consolidated List of North Carolina Resources
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Ellis Island Records
Family Group Sheet Project
Family Name - Companion to the PBS Film
Macky Alston's research of the Alston slaveowning families
Franklin County Photos of Old Homes & Plantations
Franklin County Postcards
Franklin County Public Library
Franklin County Register of Deeds
Genealogy Libraries on the WWW
Genealogy Book Links
Glossary of Genealogy & Family History Terms
Glossary of Old Occupations
Graduates of University of North Carolina 1798-1863
Granville County, NCGenWeb
History of North Carolina
In depth histories from Thomas' Legion
Illnesses Reported to NC Board of Health-1896
ImmigrantShips Transcribers Guild
Inflation Calculator
(convert value of old currency to today's)
Into the Light
Research blog of the Yarborough, Green, Hawkins & Dunstan Families  
An Introduction to North Carolina Loyalist Units
A site devoted to the study of Loyalists during the Revolutionary War
Justices of the Peace Appointed in North Carolina, 1778
Library of Congress American Memory
Library of Congress Map Collections
Louisburg College Library
Nash County NCGenWeb
NCpedia  -everything NC
Newspaper Archives Abstracts: Franklin County
Nicknames & their Equivalents
Nicknames of the 18th & 19th Centuries
Nicknames: Female-English, Scotish, Irish
Nicknames from the USGenWeb
North Carolina Executions 1726-1961
North Carolina Naturalization Records
North Carolina Naturalization & Citizenship Digital Collection
North Carolina Collection Photographic Archives
North Carolina Digital Collections
search all NC Collections from the State Archives, libraries, universities, colleges from one location
North Carolina GenWeb Archives
North Carolina Genealogical Societies
North Carolina Parishes
North Carolina State Archives
Perpetual Calendar
(find a calendar any year, past or present)
Northeastern NC Stories
Stories about our ancestors
Photographs from WWII - National Archives
Sankofagen Slavery & Plantations Wiki
State Summary of War Casualties from World War II for Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Personnel from North Carolina, 1946
State Library Digital Repository: Franklin County
State Library Newspaper Collection Project
State Library: Getting Started in Genealogy
State Library: Request for Genealogical Information
The CivilWar Soldiers & Sailors System - Soldier Search
The Franklin Times (newspaper)
The Nineteenth Century in Print ~ The Making of America in Books and Periodicals (books and magazines online)
The Order of Descendants of Ancient Planters
Time Line of the Civil War
Vance County NCGenWeb
Virtual Wall: Vietnam War North Carolina Casualties
The Wake & Franklin Weekly (newspaper)
Wake County, NCGenWeb
Warren County, NCGenWeb



See Also: Research Information and Lookup Page for detailed information for researching Franklin Co.