Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Franklin, ME
Franklin is a town in Hancock County, Maine, United States. The population was 1,370 at the 2000 census. The first settler in 1764, was Moses Butler, for whom Butler's Point is named. Principal products (in chronological order) have been ship masts, railroad ties, granite, blueberries, and Christmas trees. Franklin is also home to many of Hancock County's most infamous drunks, such as "Dastardly" Darrell Smith. The Crack-Head Mikes, famous punk rock group, are also based in Franklin.