Genealogy Projects tagged with Vernon County on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Viroqua Cemetery, Viroqua, Wisconsin

    This cemetery is located on 429 East Hickory Street, Viroqua, Vernon County, Wisconsin. Find a Grave Official Website

  • Vernon County, Wisconsin

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Vernon County, Wisconsin. Official Website Vernon County was renamed from Bad Ax County on March 22, 1862. Bad Ax County had been created on March 1, 1851. The name Vernon was chosen to reflect the county's green fields of wheat and to evoke Mount Vernon, George Washington's home. For a complete list of Towns & Communities, ple...

  • Vernon County, Missouri

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Vernon County, Missouri. Official Website The county was organized on February 27, 1855, considerably later than counties in the eastern part of the state. It was named for Colonel Miles Vernon (1786–1867), a state senator and veteran of the Battle of New Orleans.[4] This was part of the large historic territory of the Osage Nation ...

  • Click Cemetery, Nevada, Missouri

    This project is for those buried in Click Cemetery, Nevada, Vernon County, Missouri. Find a Grave Billion Graves

  • Battle of the Mules (September 1861), US Civil War

    The Battle of the Mules, also known as the Battle of Dry Wood Creek , was fought on September 2, 1861, in Vernon County, Missouri , during the American Civil War . After his victory at the Battle of Wilson's Creek on August 10, Sterling Price and the Missouri State Guard moved further north into Missouri . A force of Union troops under James H. Lane moved from Fort Scott, Kansas to attempt an i...

  • General Order No. 11 (1863)

    General Order No. 11 (1863): Some Events that led up to it. American Civil War: Lawrence massacre: Areas Effected: Bates County, Missouri: Cass County, Missouri: Jackson County, Missouri: Vernon County, Missouri: Results: Villagization: No man's land: