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This website is dedicated to preserving the history of Franklin County, Missouri and to providing helpful information and resources to people researching Franklin County history and genealogy. It is not connected to any historical society or governmental body; however information about such organizations is included herein. The content is copyrighted and is not to be used without permission.

 History and Genealogy of  Franklin County, Missouri




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Black History

Historical Societies

Books For Sale


Sources for Records
►Birth Records
►Marriage Records
►Death Records
►Secretary of State
   ►Scenic Regional Library
► Franklin County Offices

Franklin County Churches

Franklin County Schools
►Black Schools
►Rural Schools
►Private Schools
►Parochial Schools
►Town Schools
► Steelville Normal

Lots of Links
Franklin Co. Links
Missouri Links
Neighboring Counties
Family Genealogy Websites
Genealogy Help

National Registry - Historic Places in Franklin Co.

Family History Center

►Newspapers on Microfilm
►Present-Day Newspapers


Contact County Coordinator


Franklin County Historical Society


Franklin County Historical Society
P. O. Box 293
Union, Missouri 63084

2011-12 Officers


Carol Howell


Steve Claggett


Jane Van Leer


Rosie Brison

Annual Membership Dues: $8 individual; $12 family; $30 business*; $100 life
*Corporations excluded from life membership

email: Sue Blesi, webmaster

FCHS now is now housed in the Bob Hansen Building located on North Oak Street in Union, within a block of the Historic Courthouse. Meetings are held on the second Sunday of each month.

Upcoming Events

Franklin County History Fair

The Annual Franklin County History Fair is held in November of each year, usually on the first Sunday afternoon, from 1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Anyone wishing to participate is asked to contact Sue Blesi. The event features state and local historical societies, as well as artists and authors, whose works reflect something about Franklin County.



This page was last updated Monday February 27, 2012 .

  Sue Blesi, Franklin County Coordinator, Missouri USGenWeb Project


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