Virginia Records General Reference Military Records Southeastern Records New Titles New Papyrus Publishing Company Home Page Help New Papyrus Genealogy Home Page

New Papyrus Publishing Company's On-Line Catalog:
Independent City of Franklin

Located in Southampton County, the first community on this site was associated with the building of the Portsmouth and Roanoke Railroad in the 1830s. The namesake of the town is unclear. By the time of the Civil War, Franklin was a post village and it was finally incorporated as a town in 1876. Franklin gained the rank of municipal city by court order in 1961. For Franklin's records, see Southampton County.

For more records pertaining to the Independent City of FRANKLIN, VIRGINIA see:


To order by phone, call 1-706-546-6740 M-F 8a-6p EST.
You may call the number above during business hours to check the status of an order, or
E-mail us

Please see our HELP PAGE for mail-order instructions, wholesaler policies and other contact information.

We specialize in records for Virginia 1650-1900.
Use these convenient pull-down menus to jump quickly to a county of interest:

General Reference || Military Records ||
|| Other States || Genealogy Links || New Titles
|| Home Page ||

Copyright 2012 New Papyrus Publishing Company