Franklin Parish, LA Birth, Death, Marriage, Divorce Records

Franklin Parish vital recordsThe Court Recorder for Franklin Parish, home of the yearly Catfish Festival, keeps track of the vital records in the area, including birth records, death certificates, marriage licenses, and others. The Court Recorder is located in the Winnsboro Courthouse, on 6550 Main Street, and the office can be reached by phone at (318) 435-5133. They are open from 8:30AM until 4:30PM, Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays. Online Indexing Systems may be used to access the parish vital records, as well.

Despite the name, the Franklin Parish Catfish Festival, held yearly in early summer, is not merely a fishing festival. Instead, the entire downtown area of Winnsboro, the parish seat, converts to fair grounds where music and entertainment is held for a single day. The festival has been held every year for 25 years straight, and thousands of people come from all over the state to attend.

Franklin Parish Recorder Office - Birth, Death, Marriage & Divorce Records


Franklin Parish
PO Box 1564
Winnsboro, LA 71295
Hours of Operation: 8:30AM-4:30PM CST
Phone: 318-435-5133
Fax: 318-435-5134
Real Estate: 318-435-5133
Assessor: 318-435-5390
Recording Officer: Clerk of Court
Assessor Fax: 318-435-9217
Search Fee: $30.00.
Assessor Address: Courthouse

Franklin Parish Marriage & Divorce Records - County Courts


Category: Courts
Franklin Parish - Clerk of Court
6550 Main Street
Winnsboro, LA 71295
Phone: (318)435-5133

Franklin Parish Birth & Death Records

About Franklin Parish, Louisiana


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