June 5, 2007 - Added Suicide letter of Franklin B Hunt - published in the Fayette Watchtower on June 13, 1856 contributed by Denise Griggs. Also added Group Photo of Woodrow Wilson Consolidated School at Hominy Ridge. Appears to be 1929 or 1930 Graduates and families. Contributed by Pat Taylor.
May 7, 2005 - Added The Village of Lucien - written by Rosalie McIntyre Mullins and contributed by Billy Mullins.
May 5, 2005 - Added several new items to the Franklin County School Days Project, including newspaper articles, articles on many of the early schools in the county and articles on the 25 African- American schools in existence in 1937. These are from an ongoing transcription project of the Franklin County WPA Records donated by Ann Allen Geoghegan.
May 1, 2005 - Began a major upgrade of the Franklin County School Days Project!
Also added several Photos of Historical Sites from Annette Dillon's old Franklin County site.
April 3, 2005 - Added transcription of the cemetery to the History of the Hamburg Yellow Fever Cemetery - Contributed by Ann Allen Geoghegan
April 2, 2005 - Added the 1816 State Census for Franklin County - Contributed Sue Moore.
November 6, 2004 - Added a list of Teachers and their assigned Schools for the school year 1926-27 taken from the Franklin Advocate of September 30, 1926 and contributed by Ann Allen Geoghegan
September 13, 2004 - Sorry for the long dry spell folks! Added the years 1892, 1893 and 1894 to the African American Marriage Database. Contributed by Denise Griggs who was kind enough to volunteer to transcribe several years. Look for more to come soon. Thanks Denise!
April 25, 2004 - Added the first of the African-American Marriage Database which includes the first two years 1871-1872 from Book I of the Colored Marriages located in the Courthouse in Meadville, MS. It is indexed by Groom. Compiled and contributed by Ann Allen Geoghegan.
April 24, 2004 - Added many tombstone photos to the Smylie Cemetery. (This cemetery has been adopted by Ann & Archie Geoghegan who will be adding more photos as the cemetery is slowly cleaned up!
December 1, 2003 - Added Franklin County General Land Records - Indexed by Township and Range
November 5, 2003 - Added the Sarepta Baptist Church History, compiled in 1966 by David Campbell and Paul Clark, then pastor of the church. Contributed by Pat Taylor
October 20, 2003 - Added Herrings on the Homochitto, the first of an ongoing project contributed by Jim Herring. Also added the Social Security Death Index for Franklin County years 1965-1969. This will be an ongoing project in 5 year groups.
September 21, 2003 - Added to more Middleton Deeds to the Court Records - Deed from Stephen N. Middleton to Edwin Worley, Deed from Jane Middleton to E. F. Nobles and Daniel Guice vs. John King, et al contributed by Pauline Hallett Also the Reggie Duncan Photo Collection has been added.
September 19,2003 - Added a new photo collection - The McCall Creek Collection Some great photos of Franklin County Folks- contributed by Mr. Billy Mullins
September 18,2003- Added John & Joseph Ray Cygon Collection to the Photo Collections -contributed by Kitty McLamb
July 17, 2003 - Added A Short History of McCall Creek - East Franklin School by Mr. B. W. Tarver, who was principal there from 1952-1962. Contributed by Mr. Billy Ray Mullins, a graduate of the class of 1953.
July 9, 2003 - Added Patches - The Horse With Attitude. A story by Kate Mullins
April 19, 2003 - Started adding Franklin County Education Records from the WPA Project.
First up - County Education Superintendents 1872- 1936
April 8, 2003 - Added History of Wildwood Springs - Reprinted from the WPA Records of Franklin County by Ann Allen Geoghegan
April 5, 2003 - Added a new project to School Days - Franklin County School Records are being transcribed by Ann Allen Geoghegan - Watch for many additions to this project in the weeks to come! Added today - McMillian School and Solomon Young Guice School
March 20, 2003 - Added 1953 Annual of McCall High School contributed by Mr. Billy Ray Mullins. McCall High was also known as East Franklin School.
March 2, 2003 - Added Sugar Cane, Sorghum and Other Sopping Syrups - by Kate Mullins. Also added a link to Gary Hancock's wonderful photos of the Lewis Lofton Cemetery at Ramah Baptist Church at McCall Creek. Takes a while to load but well worth the wait!
February 21, 2003 - Added Legend of the Gold Hole - reprinted with permission of the Brookhaven Daily Leader
February 9, 2003 - Added Class History & Prophecy, contributed by Nancy Brister, to the FCAHS page.
Also added "Hog Killing Day on the Farm Circa 1930" by Kate Mullins
January 24, 2003 - Added Class Picture of Franklin County Agricultural High School - Class of 1925 and
11th grade class of 1923-24 - contributed by Nancy Brister
January 17, 2003 - Added Will of John Porter
December 9, 2002 - Added History of Mt. Olive Methodist Church
December 5, 2002 - Added Early Settlers in Spanish-Held Natchez contributed by Sue B. Moore
December 4, 2002 - Added several churches with links to their own websites.
November 30, 2002 - Added wonderful tribute to Captain David Alexander Herring - contributed by Jim Herring
Also added photo and short biography of Lewis Lafayette Magee - contributed by Patricia Swann and Casualties of the 33rd Infantry - Company D - Franklin Guards - contributed by David E. Godbold
November 29, 2002 - Added Current County Officials to County Information Page
November 28, 2002 - Tiger Talk - Tidbits from Roxie School Annuals contributed by Lloyd "Doc" Passinger, one of the Last Tigers of the Class of 1962!
November 28, 2002 - Recipes from Days Gone By - contributed by Kate Mullins
November 27, 2002 - 1812 Tax List for Franklin County
contributed by Michael Guyton, Thanks Michael!
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