Vicksburg is an unincorporated community in Wright Township, Greene County, Indiana.
Vicksburg was named for Victoria Hanna, the daughter of a prominent settler. A post office was established at Vicksburg in 1901, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1935.
Vicksburg is located at 39°05′26″N 87°11′53″W / 39.09056°N 87.19806°W.
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According to the WPA files, the village was named for Victoria Hanna, whose father was a local landowner.
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