Jones County Courthouse
Anson, Texas
 
 
     
 
 
 Completed - 1910
Architect - Elmer George Withers
Photos: Robert Deering 1/25/2004
 

COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1881

COUNTY NAMED FOR: Anson Jones, statesman of the Republic of Texas.

COUNTY SEATS: One - Jones City, renamed Anson in 1882.

COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: Same as the county.

COURTHOUSES: Two - 1882 and 1910

STANDING: One - 1910 Beaux-Arts courthouse built of brick.

 
 

1882 Courthouse
Photo: Texas Historical Commission
 

1910 Courthouse
Photo: Texas DoT 1939
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 



Courthouse Square
Photo:11/5/2016

 

Anson, Texas
Photo: Robert Deering 1/25/2004

 
First Baptist Church of Anson