Welcome to the Franklin County Clerk's Website
Most information regarding the County Clerk's office can be found at

​​​ Official Public Records and FRAUD GUARD sign up can be found online at
Brook Bussell, Franklin County Clerk
​200 North Kaufman Street
   Mount Vernon, TX 75457
  Phone: 903-537-8357
Fax: 903-537-2962


Monday through Thursday 
8:15 AM - 12:00 PM 
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM

8:15 AM - 3:30 PM

FRAUD GUARD AVAILABLE: Franklin County offers a FREE service that will notify you via email of any documents being filed in your name in the Official Public Records. Click on the above link to get signed up today! Please call 903-537-8357 if you have questions or need assistance.

eRecording available through CSC, Simplifile, and ePN. 
The Franklin County Commissioners Court voted on Monday, February 26, 2024, to make the Mount Pleasant Tribune the official publication for Franklin County. All official public notices, citations by publication, notices to creditors, notices of plats/replats, etc., will be published in the Mount Pleasant Tribune. For more information about the Mount Pleasant Tribune, please visit their website: https://www.tribnow.com/