COUNTY NAMED FOR: Confederate officer
John S. Sutton.
COUNTY SEATS: One -
COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: Charles G. (Charlie) Adams, a settler in the area, named the town site Sonora after a family servant from Sonora, Mexico.
COURTHOUSES: One - 1891
STANDING: One - 1891 Second Empire courthouse built of limestone.
RENOVATION: Complete -
Rededication June 11, 2002.