Green County is named for Nathaniel Greene, who was a general in the American Revolutionary War.
Created: December 8, 1836
Monroe 1836 – present
County Courthouse – Monroe
Location: 1016 16th Avenue / 10th Street
Built: 1891 – 1892
Style: Richardsonian Romanesque
Architect: Henry Hobson Richardson and G Stanley Mansfield
Contractor: W J McAlpen
Description: The building faces west and is a two story red colored brick from maiden rock and stone structure. There is a stone portico on the south front. The building has a course stone foundation, a square clock tower on the southwest corner and round towers. Stone trim decorated the corners and windows. The building has a hipped roof.
N – Dane County
E – Rock County
W – Lafayette County
Photos taken 2007