COUNTY NAMED FOR: Gail Borden, Jr., a newspaper publisher and an organizer of the Republic of Texas. He also was a surveyor who helped lay out the site of Houston and prepared the first topographical map of Texas. He
is most famous for inventing a process for condensing milk. The Borden's Milk Company is named for him.
One - Gail
COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR:
Same as county.
COURTHOUSES: Two - 1890 and 1939.
STANDING: One -1939 Modern style courthouse built of brick.
LOCATION: 117 East
Wassom, Gail, Texas 79738