We're not the only one talking about Franklin County, NY history in blogs.
Smallpines recently posted about some famous folks who likely passed his place is the southeast part of the county through the years:
Shatagee Woods regularly posts about the history of Chateaugay and Chateaugay Lake area. Here's a link to a cool picture of Brainardsville:
Adirondack Almanack highlighted a Saranac Lake resident who was killed in North Africa during WWII: http://www.adirondackalmanack.com/2009/11/history-channel-to-feature-saranac-wwii.html