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Welcome to
Franklin County, Illinois
History & Genealogy

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Sharon Wick

 

COURTHOUSE INFO:

Franklin County Courthouses

 

CENSUS BIRTHS

CEMETERIES

CITIES/TOWNS DEATHS
HISTORY &
BIOGRAPHIES
History Publ. 1887
LIBRARIES MARRIAGES NEWS PICTURES

A LITTLE BIT OF HISTORY

 

 

County Seat: Benton
Year Organized: Jan. 2, 1818
Square Miles: 431 sq. mi.
Named for:  Benjamin Franklin

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ADJACENT COUNTIES:

1 - Jefferson County - (North)
2 - Hamilton County - (East)
3 - Saline County - (Southeast)
4 - Williamson County - (South)
5 - Jackson County - (Southwest)
6 - Perry County - (West)
 

COMMUNITIES:
 

Cities

* Benton (seat)
* Christopher
* Orient
*Sesser
* West Frankfort
* Zeigler

Villages

* Buckner
* Ewing
* Freeman Spur (mostly in Williamson County)
* Hannaford
* Macedonia (partly in Hamilton County)
* North Cith
* Royalton
* Thompsonville
* Valier
* West City

Census-designated place

* Mulkeytown  

Townships.

* Barren
* Benton
* Browning
* Cave
* Denning
* Eastern
* Ewing
* Eastern
* Frankfort
* Goode
* Northern
* Six Mile
* Tyrone

Unincorporated communities

* Akin
* Akin Junction
* Cleburne
* Deering City
* Frisco
* Kegley
* Meyer
* Parrish
* Pershing
* Plumfield
* Rend City
* Steel City
* Valier Patch
* West End
* Whittington

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