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June 2017 Updates

Deaths - Pre-1916

Early Birth Records

May 2017 Update

"An Account of the Jails and Poor Houses"

Historical Tidbits

Convicted Illinois Murderer Re-Arrested

Gen. Jacob Fry

War News - Oldest Enlisted Private

David Thompson Recovered

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About Greene County

Portrait of Nathanael Greene

Greene County was established January 20, 1821

Greene County was named for General Nathanael Greene (1742-1786) He was a Major General in the American Revolution and became famous
for his service in the southern region of the 13 colonies.

Greene County was originally part of Madison County.

Present area, or parts of it, formerly included in:

1812 - 1821 - Madison County

1790 - 1812 - St. Clair County

Greene County Court House

Towns and Cities of Greene County
Athensville, Barrow, Belltown, Berdan, Carrollton, Drake, East Hardin, Eldred, Fayette, Greenfield, Haypress, Hillview, Jalapa, Kane, Old Kane, Rockbridge, Roodhouse, Titus, Walkerville, West Roodhouse, White Hall, Wilmington, Woody, Wrights

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