COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1883
COUNTY NAMED FOR: Hayden Edwards, one of the first American settlers of Nacogdoches.
Three - Bullhead (renamed Vance), Leakey (now in Real County), and Rock Springs (renamed
COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: Natural springs bubbling forth from the rocks.
Two - Leakey 1884; Rocksprings 1891
STANDING: One - 1891 Romanesque Revival courthouse built of stone.
RENOVATION: Complete - Rededication
July 5, 2014