Franklin County Public Index (Iowa)

Search for Franklin County, IA public indexes. A public index search provides information on vital documents, birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, divorce records, court cases, legal disputes, criminal trials, traffic court violations, family court cases, misdemeanor charges, felony charges, criminal sentences, plea bargains, settlements, court records, case information, property records, property tax reports, property appraisals, government publications, and public documents.


Franklin County Courts act as judicial bodies to resolve legal disputes, including civil and criminal cases in Franklin County, Iowa. They may also provide a searchable public index of Franklin County court records, including case information, trial outcomes, and any sentences, plea bargains, or settlements. Franklin County public indexes allow searches by name or business name, by case number, or by court or case type, which can provide information on misdemeanors and felonies, traffic court violations, family court cases, divorce records, and appeal records. Many Courts provide online access to the Franklin County public index.

Hampton District Court Hampton IA 12 1st Avenue Northwest 50441 641-456-5626


Franklin County Town and City Halls provide municipal services to their area, which includes keeping a number of documents that are accessible to the public in Franklin County, Iowa. Franklin County public records, including vital documents, property records, and permit records, may be available through a public index database. Franklin County public indexes can provide searchable databases for birth certificates, marriage licenses, divorce records, and death certificates, as well as property-related records like property tax assessments, property appraisals, and property owner information. These records can help conduct a Franklin County background check or locate information about a person or business.

Coulter Town Hall Latimer IA 108 Main Street 50452 641-866-6942

Hampton City Hall Hampton IA 122 1st Avenue Northwest 50441 641-456-4853

Latimer Town Hall Latimer IA 108 South Akir Street 50452 641-579-6452


Franklin County Clerk Offices maintain public records for a county or local government, including vital records, property records, and permit records in Franklin County, Iowa. Clerks may provide a public index to search their Franklin County records, which can provide information on birth certificates, marriage licenses, divorce records, and death certificates. Franklin County public indexes may also contain property tax assessments, real estate appraisal reports, property owner information, and other records related to property. Franklin County Clerks may provide online access to their public index, which can be used for many forms of research.

Franklin County Clerk Hampton IA 12 1st Avenue Northwest 50441 641-456-5626

Sheffield City Clerk Sheffield IA 110 South 3rd Street 50475 641-892-4718


Franklin County Libraries collect and store documents and multimedia records which they make available to the public in Franklin County, Iowa. A Library, especially a state library or municipal library, may also store public records. Libraries often make these records available through a public index, or a searchable database to locate Franklin County government agency reports, government publications, vital records, and other public documents. These records can be used to find information on any individual or business, look up government documents, or conduct a background check, and Franklin County public indexes may be available on the Library website.

Sheffield Public Library Sheffield IA 123 South 3rd Street 50475 641-892-4717