Franklin County Ancestry Search

Find Franklin County IL cemeteries, clerks, courts, historical societies, libraries, marriage license offices and town and city halls for free public records.


Franklin County Cemeteries may provide you with access to free public records related to funerals, burials, graveyards, gravesites, tombstone and headstone locations. Cemetery records provide Franklin County vital records useful for discovering family history.

Benton IOOF Cemetery Benton IL 12740 Oddfellow Lane 62812 618-435-2256

East Fork Cemetery West Frankfort IL 18200 East Fork Road 62896 618-627-2652

Masonic & Odd Fellows Cemetery Association Benton IL 12740 Oddfellow Lane 62812 618-435-2256

Neal Cemetery West Frankfort IL 406 West Saint Louis Street 62896 618-937-6300


Franklin County Clerks may provide you with access to free public records related to marriage licenses, divorce filings, criminal, jail and arrest records. Franklin County genealogy records such as marriage licenses and certificates are useful for Illinois family research.

Franklin County Clerk Benton IL 202 Election Street 62812 618-439-3403

West Frankfort City Clerk West Frankfort IL 110 North Jefferson Street 62896 618-932-3262


Franklin County Courts may provide you with access to free public records related to legal proceedings, cases, filings, documents, and appeals. Franklin County court records provide public records useful to family researchers.

Franklin County Court Benton IL 100 Public Square 62812 618-438-3221


Franklin County Historical Societies may provide you with access to free public records related to local history and culture. Franklin County vital records provided by Historical Societies are important for ancestry research.

Frankfort Area Historical Society West Frankfort IL 2000 East Saint Louis Street 62896 618-932-6159

Mulkeytown Area Historical Society Mulkeytown IL 7570 Mulkeytown Road 62865 618-724-1156

West Franklin Historical Society Mulkeytown IL 2130 School House Road 62865 618-724-2445


Franklin County Marriage License Offices may provide you with free public records related to marriage licenses, wedding licenses, certificates and proof of marriage. Vital records from Franklin County Marriage License Offices provide important data for family tree research.

Franklin County Marriage License Benton IL 202 West Main Street 62812 618-438-3221


Franklin County Town and City Halls may provide you with free public records related to vital records, birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, as well as property ownership records. Public records provided by Franklin County Town and City Halls for family genealogy research.

Buckner City Hall Buckner IL 200 E Main St 62819 618-724-7501

Royalton City Hall Royalton IL 200 South Royal Street 62983 618-984-4493

West Frankfort City Hall West Frankfort IL 110 North Jefferson Street 62896 618-932-3262