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August 2016:
Obits for the following: Gilbert, Vernita A.   Truetzschler, Alberta.

July 2016 Updates:
Korean War Casualties: (2/13/1950 - 12/31/1953)
Biography:    SMITH, Judge Clement L.   PIPER, Israel   DARR, George William
Cemeteries:    Vandaveer Cemetery   Abbott Cemetery
Death Records:   Index - A

Previous Updates!!



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 established January 20, 1821.

Greene County was originally part of Madison County.

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

1812 - 1821 Madison

1790 - 1812 St. Clair

Greene County History
1901 "Historical Encylopedia of Illinois"

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






** Local Resources **

Greene County Courthouse
519 N. Main Street
Carrollton, IL 62016-1033
County Clerk (217) 942-5443
Circuit Clerk (217) 942-3421
Recorder (217) 942-5443

IRAD Depository - LIB 144
University of Illinois at Springfield
One University Plaza,
MS BRK 140
Springfield IL 62703-5407

Greene Co. Genealogical
Historical Society
P.O. Box 137
Carrollton, Illinois 62016

Carrollton
Public Library
509 South Main Street
Carrollton, IL 62016


White Hall
Township Library
119 East Sherman Street
White Hall, IL 62092-1636


Roodhouse
Public Library
220 West Franklin Street
Roodhouse, IL 62082-1412



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