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Franklin Square, New York

Franklin Square, NY  ANCESTRY & FAMILY HISTORY
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Franklin Square is in Nassau County. The county seat is Mineola.

German immigrants settled here in the 1850s.

Major ancestry groups reported by Franklin Square residents include:

· Italian - 40%
· Irish - 16%
· German - 11%
· Polish - 3%
· Puerto Rican - 2%
· English - 2%
· Greek - 2%
· Russian - 2%
· South American - 2%
· Other Hispanic or Latino - 2%
· Asian Indian - 1%
· Chinese, except Taiwanese - 1%
· Black or African American - 1%
· French (except Basque) - 1%
· Filipino - 1%
· Central American: - 1%
· Hungarian - 1%
· Austrian - 1%
· Norwegian - 1%
· Dutch - 1%
· Portuguese - 1%
· Swedish - 1%

Former names for Franklin Square include:
· Trimming Square
· Washington Square

For more detail about place names in the Franklin Square area, consult The History of Nassau County Place-Names, Richard A. Winsche
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