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Its largest community and
traditional county seat is Greenfield.
Franklin County was created on 24
June 1811 from the northern third of Hampshire County.
It was named for Benjamin Franklin.
Franklin County was abolished by state
government in 1997, at the county's request.
Cities and Towns
Worcester County (East)
Berkshire County (West)
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