Signs of History (SM)

Greenesville County

For a map directing you to Greenesville County click here.

Area: 307 square miles

Formed in 1780 from Brunswick, and probably named for Sir Richard Grenville, leader of the settlement on Roanoke Island, 1585. Cornwallis passed through this county in 1781.
Tarleton's Movements, UM-40 Rte. 301, at Emporia
Site of "Homestead," UM-41 Rte. 58 and Chapman's Ford Road

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