COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1879
COUNTY NAMED FOR:
Royal T. Wheeler, Texas Supreme Court, 1844-1864.
COUNTY SEATS: Two -
COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: Same as county.
COURTHOUSES: Three -
1880 in Mobeetie; 1907 and 1925 in Wheeler.
STANDING: One - 1925 Classical Revival courthouse built of brick.
RENOVATION: Complete - Rededication
October 16, 2004