Wood County Courthouse
Quitman, Texas
 
 
     
 
 
 Completed - 1925
Architect - C. H. Leinbach
Photos: Robert Deering 7/28/2007
 

COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1850

COUNTY NAMED FOR: George T. Wood, governor of Texas from 1847 to 1849.

COUNTY SEATS: One - Quitman

COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: John A. Quitman, a governor of Mississippi and a prominent figure in the Mexican War.

COURTHOUSES: Four -1851, 1854, 1883, and 1925.

STANDING:  One -1925 Classical Revival couthouse built of brick. An addition was built in 1949, and remodeling projects were completed in 1976, 1979, and 1981.

 
 
 
1883 Courthouse
 
1925 Courthouse
Photo: Texas DoT 1939
 

1925 Courthouse
Photo: Robert Deering 1974