The members of the Youngsville Museum of History/Youngsville Woman's Club are grateful to have known the following Franklin County authors who have contributed their time and talents in order to record and preserve segments of Franklin County history for our families and future generations. 

NOTE:  Photographs and other content contained in this website is attributable to the research content and historical accounts from Mrs. R.E. Cheatham's Youngsville History research files (Property of the Youngsville Museum of History) and the following books: "Sketches of Youngsville","Images of Franklin County" and "Moonshiners and Revenuers".

If you would like to obtain a copy of one or all of these books, they are available through the Youngsville Museum of History.



Youngsville "The Old Christian Church" Ornament


"The Old Christian Church" Round Ornament

Writing Cards

Youngsville Museum "Writing Cards"

Youngsville Bag (2)

Youngsville North Carolina Souvenir Shopping Bag


Sketches of Youngsville Book
Mrs Cheatham

FC Founding

Mrs. Diane Taylor Torrent is a board member of the Heritage Society of Franklin County, a genealogist for over 30 years.


Moonshine is Poison