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Greene County, Tennessee

Greene County Photo

Photo: Madden Hall Farm House (the Fermanagh-Ross Farm), ca. 1825, 3225 Kingsport Highway, Greeneville, TN. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2009. Photographed by User:Brian Stansberry (own work), 2008, [cc-by-3.0 (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons, accessed October, 2013.


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Greene County Neighborhoods

The Greene County Courthouse is located at 101 South Main Street, Greeneville, TN 37743; phone: 423-798-1742.

Green County was created in 1783 from part of the original Washington County, North Carolina. The county is the birthplace of Davey Crockett and home to Tusculum College, the oldest college in Tennessee.

The County is named for Nathanael Greene [1742-1786] a Revolutionary War General from Warwick, Rhode Island.

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