COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1877
COUNTY NAMED FOR: John McMullen, an Irish empresario
COUNTY SEATS: One - Dog Town, which was renamed
COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: The town was probably named for Samuel J. (Whispering Sammy) Tilden, the unsuccessful Democratic presidential candidate in the election of 1876.
COURTHOUSES: Two - 187? and 1930
STANDING: One - 1930 courthouse, with Classical Revival elements, built of brick.
ADDRESS: 501 River Street,