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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Franklin Parish, Louisiana

 
Clickable Map of Franklin Parish, Louisiana and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Franklin Parish, LA (3) Caldwell Parish, LA (4) Catahoula Parish, LA (13) Madison Parish, LA (21) Richland Parish, LA (2) Tensas Parish, LA (20)  FranklinParish(3) Franklin Parish (3)  CaldwellParish(4) Caldwell Parish (4)  CatahoulaParish(13) Catahoula Parish (13)  MadisonParish(21) Madison Parish (21)  RichlandParish(2) Richland Parish (2)  TensasParish(20) Tensas Parish (20)
Adjacent to Franklin Parish, Louisiana
    Caldwell Parish (4)
    Catahoula Parish (13)
    Madison Parish (21)
    Richland Parish (2)
    Tensas Parish (20)
 
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1Louisiana (Franklin Parish), Gilbert — Bayou Macon Settlements
Beginning with a settlement at Swampers in 1802, farms along Bayou Macon clustered around Osborns (Upper Settlement) and Oakley (Lower Settlement) comprising almost all inhabitants of the eastern portion that became Franklin Parish in 1843. Osborns . . . — Map (db m150423) HM
2Louisiana (Franklin Parish), Gilbert — Lt. Gen. Claire Lee Chennault(1890-1958)
Lt. Gen. Claire Lee Chennault (1890-1958) spent his childhood in Gilbert. He pioneered air pursuit tactics, created and led "The Flying Tigers,” Volunteer Air Forces for China against Japan. Advisor to Chiang Kai-Shek. . . . — Map (db m133704) HM
3Louisiana (Franklin Parish), Winnsboro — Franklin Parish
Franklin Parish was created on March 1, 1843, from portions of Ouachita, Catahoula, and Madison Parishes by Act 41 of the State Legislature sponsored by John Winn. Land for the centrally-located Parish Seat, "Winnsborough," was purchased in 1844 and . . . — Map (db m51634) HM
 
 
  
  
 
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