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GREENE COUNTY Formed From Orange County In 1838 , This Rural Piedmont County Was ...

GREENE COUNTY Formed From Orange County In 1838 , This Rural Piedmont County Was ...

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Description: GREENE COUNTY Formed from Orange County in 1838 , this rural Piedmont county was named for Gen . Nathanael Greene , Revolutionary War military hero . The county seat of Greene County is Standardsville . William Donoho and William B . Philips , master builders who had learned the classical vocabulary from Thomas Jefferson while constructing the University of Virginia , designed the Greene County Courthouse in 1838 . ( Continued on the other side ) Department of Historic Resources , 2002

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