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  • Franklin is also known as: Warren County / Franklin city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Shannon Stewart (fashion model).

History

Not to be confused with Franklin County, Ohio. Franklin was founded by General William C. Schenck, in 1796. The settlement was named for Benjamin Franklin. Franklin was incorporated in 1814 and became a city in 1951. One of the first four post offices in Warren County, Ohio was established 1 April 1805. The Franklin Post Office still stands today though on a different site from that on which it was originally built. The first postmaster was John N. C. Schenck, brother of General Schenck. Robert C. Schenck was born in Franklin 4 October 1809. He elected to Congress in 1843 and served several terms. He later was commissioned a Brigadier General and was a veteran of the Civil War. He died in 1890. John Brown was a leader of Franklin from 1835 to 1839. He was a horse breeder and land speculator and eventually went bankrupt. He moved on to other areas of Ohio. The first item associated with the name Belmont in horseracing was a horse named Belmont who was born and bred in Franklin, Ohio and went to California in 1853. . One of the most famous horses raised in Franklin was Nightingale,...

The official website for the city of Franklin is http://www.franklinohio.org/.

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Franklin Obituaries

It was written by Cincinnati Enquirer and Cincinnati Post on April 19th, 2016 that Austin Cooper perished in Franklin, Ohio.  Cooper was 4 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Austin's life.

It was written on March 25th, 2016 that Elmer G Farris passed away in Franklin, Ohio.  Farris was 77 years old and was born in LaFollette, TN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Elmer G's life.

It was disclosed by Cincinnati Enquirer and Cincinnati Post on March 18th, 2016 that Austin Derreck Cooper passed on in Franklin, Ohio.  Cooper was 4 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Austin Derreck's life.

It was reported by Journal News on December 7th, 2015 that Romilda "Millie" Bentley (Poplin) perished in Franklin, Ohio.  Ms. Bentley was 84 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Romilda "Millie"'s life.

It was revealed by Journal News on December 2nd, 2015 that Carol A Burns (Slusser) died in Franklin, Ohio.  Ms. Burns was 65 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Carol A's life.

It was written by Journal News on November 24th, 2015 that Daniel Ray Miller passed away in Franklin, Ohio.  Miller was 52 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Daniel Ray's life.

It was written by Journal News on November 18th, 2015 that Naomi Fern Martin (Holbrook) perished in Franklin, Ohio.  Ms. Martin was 81 years old and was born in Jackson, KY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Naomi Fern's life.

It was noted by Journal News on November 3rd, 2015 that Beatrice "Betty" Prater (Smith) died in Franklin, Ohio.  Ms. Prater was 67 years old and was born in Liberty, KY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Beatrice "Betty"'s life.

It was reported by Journal News on November 3rd, 2015 that Joan Reedy (Smith) passed away in Franklin, Ohio.  Ms. Reedy was 82 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Joan's life.

It was written by Journal News on October 25th, 2015 that Elliott Ray Fugate perished in Franklin, Ohio.  Fugate was 47 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Elliott Ray's life.

All Funeral Homes in Franklin

Woodside Cemetery

We are a non-profit organization established in 1891. Ten percent of all sales is set aside in a permanent trust to guarantee perpetual care of the cemetery with an additional ten percent channeled into a capital improvements fund.

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Woodhill Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Franklin, WA 98185

Franklin Cemetery News

Hey George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Ben Franklin, What Was Plan B?
It all brought to mind a conversation I had recently with the woman who runs the cemetery that contains our family plot. We have some choice locations on top of the hill and I asked her if she had anymore up there. 'Oh no,' she said. 'We don't like to dig up there.
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/users/logout/?referer=/mike-hegedus/hey-george-washington-tho_b_778283.html

South Regional Member Exchange Digest for Nov. 6-8
The cemetery doesn't appear on early 20th century deeds, the study said, which suggests it may have been forgotten about by that time and therefore was used during the late 18th century and 19th century. By Tasha Kates, The Daily Progress. FRANKLIN, W.Va ...
http://www.nola.com/newsflash/index.ssf/story/south-regional-member-exchange-digest-for-nov/008e4c24f6754757b5665f7dafa38001

Robert Edward Holbrook, 71
Mr. Holbrook was born in Franklin County, OH to the late Morton and Hattie Rogers Holbrook ... Interment will follow in Grey Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday night from 5 to 7 PM. Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce ...
http://www.accessnorthga.com/access/obituaries.php?m=detail&id=39447

In pursuit of proof of the paranormal, these investigators rush in where many may fear to tread
Mr. Kelly and several members of his group descended recently on Smock Community Center in Franklin, Fayette County ... appeared to be nearby to trigger the device. "Oh, here we go! Did you see it?" he exclaimed to the group as everyone keenly fixated on ...
http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/10301/1098385-55.stm

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Franklin County Ohio - Cemetery Registration
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The Political Graveyard: Franklin County, Ohio
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