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Welcome to
POSEY COUNTY,
INDIANA

HISTORY & GENEALOGY

 
County Courthouse
PO BOX 745
Mount Vernon, IN 47620-0745
Phone: (812)838-1300
Website: http://www.poseycountygov.org

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BRIEF HISTORY
Posey County
was formed on November 11, 1814 from Gibson and Warrick counties. It was named for Revolutionary War Gen. Thomas Posey, who was then serving as Governor of the Indiana Territory. Mount Vernon became the county seat in 1825.
 

POSEY COUNTY MAP
 

County Seat: Mount Vernon
Year Organized: 1814
Square Miles: 409.57

Cities & Towns
* Cyntiana
* Griffin
* Mount Vernon
* New Harmony
* Poseyville

Townships:
* Bethel
* Black
* Center
* Harmony
* Lynn
* Marrs
* Point
* Robb
* Robinson
* Smith

Other:
* Barrett
* Blairsville
* Bufkin
* Bugtown
* Caborn
* Dead Mans Crossing
* Erwin
* Farmersville
* Grafton
* Hepburn
* Heusler
* Hovey
* Lippe
* Marrs Center
* New Baltimore
* Oak Grove
* Oliver
* Parkers Settlement
* Philip Station
* Prairie
* Rapture
* Savah
* Solitude
* Springfield
* St. Philip
* St. Wendel
* Stewartsville
* Upton
* Wadesville
* Welborn Switch
* West Franklin


 


Adjacent Counties:
* Gibson County - North & Northeast
* Vanderburgh County - East
* Henderson County, Kentucky - Southeast
* Union County, Kentucky - South
* Gallatin County, Illinois - Southwest
* White County, Illinois - West and Northwest
 

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