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Greene County, Missouri

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The county was organized in 1833 and is named after American Revolutionary War General Nathanael Greene. The Battle of Wilson's Creek, also known as the Battle of Oak Hills, was the first major battle of the Trans-Mississippi Theater of the American Civil War. It was fought on August 10, 1861, near Springfield, Missouri. Missouri was officially a neutral state, but its governor, Claiborne Fox Jackson, supported the South and secretly collaborated with Confederate troops.

Adjacent Counties

Communities

  • Ash Grove
  • Battlefield
  • Bois D'Arc
  • Ebenezer
  • Fair Grove
  • Glidewell
  • Logan
  • Oak Grove Heights
  • Plano
  • Republic
  • Rogersville
  • Springfield (County Seat)
  • Strafford
  • Turners
  • Walnut Grove
  • Willard

Links

Wikipedia

Nat'l Reg. of Hist. Places

Wilson's Creek National Battlefield

Greene County History