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Historical Markers in Franklin, Texas

 
Clickable Map of Robertson County, Texas 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 Robertson County, TX (50) Brazos County, TX (61) Burleson County, TX (47) Falls County, TX (27) Leon County, TX (13) Limestone County, TX (39) Madison County, TX (8) Milam County, TX (55)  RobertsonCounty(50) Robertson County (50)  BrazosCounty(61) Brazos County (61)  BurlesonCounty(47) Burleson County (47)  FallsCounty(27) Falls County (27)  LeonCounty(13) Leon County (13)  LimestoneCounty(39) Limestone County (39)  MadisonCounty(8) Madison County (8)  MilamCounty(55) Milam County (55)
Franklin is the county seat for Robertson County
Franklin is in Robertson County
      Robertson County (50)  
ADJACENT TO ROBERTSON COUNTY
      Brazos County (61)  
      Burleson County (47)  
      Falls County (27)  
      Leon County (13)  
      Limestone County (39)  
      Madison County (8)  
      Milam County (55)  
 
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1Texas (Robertson County), Franklin — 10924 — Franklin
This community was established in 1872 and named Morgan for a railroad official. Located on the right-of-way of the International Railway Company, the town contained a depot and three stores in its first year. By 1879, the town had 200 residents and . . . Map (db m129299) HM
2Texas (Robertson County), Franklin — 10925 — Franklin Carnegie Library
The city of Franklin housed a library of 1,000 volumes in its City Hall before 1913. In February that year, Franklin Mayor R. M. Cole (1848-1931) applied to the Carnegie Corporation of New York for funds to build a new library. The Carnegie . . . Map (db m119605) HM
3Texas (Robertson County), Franklin — 18765 — Old Franklin
After the Texas Revolution, Robertson County covered a vast area of 12.8 million acres from the Brazos River eastward to the Trinity River and northwest to the Cross Timbers. Situated at the southern edge of Robertson County, Franklin (later Old . . . Map (db m129298) HM
4Texas (Robertson County), Franklin — 16082 — Robertson County
Settled by people from Tennessee under an 1822 contract held by Sterling Clack Robertson (1785-1842), who later signed the Texas Declaration of Independence. Colony and county were named for him. County was created Dec. 14, 1837, organized March . . . Map (db m119604) HM
5Texas (Robertson County), Franklin — 10943 — Robertson County Courthouse
Erected in 1882 at a cost of $30,000, this white limestone building is the fourth to serve as Robertson County Courthouse. In 1879 the county seat had been moved for the fifth time, to Morgan, on the International & Great Northern Railroad. But . . . Map (db m119606) HM
 
 
 
 
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Nov. 28, 2022