COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1885
COUNTY NAMED FOR: Charles R. Haskell, who was killed in the Goliad Massacre.
COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: Same as county
Two - 1885 and
STANDING: One -1892 courthouse built of limestone. A renovation project in 1931 removed the roof
features and a large clock tower. The original
section of the courthouse is in the center with
large symmetrical wings added on the east and west