Franklin is a city within and the county seat of Williamson County, Tennessee. The population was 62,487 as of the 2010 census. Franklin is located approximately 20 miles south of downtown Nashville. Ewen Cameron built the first house in the town of Franklin. Cameron was born February 23, 1768 in Balgalkan, Ferintosh, Scotland. He emigrated to Virginia in 1785 and from there came to Tennessee. Cameron died February 28, 1846, having lived forty-eight years in the same log house. He and his second wife, Mary, are buried in the old City Cemetery. His descendants have lived in Franklin...
|Country:||United States of America|
|Area:||30.1 sq. mi.|
|Time zone:||Central Time Zone|
|Also known as:||Franklin, Tennessee, Williamson County / Franklin city|