Grundy County

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Grundy County is named for Felix Grundy, who was a United States Attorney General.


Created:  February 17, 1841

County Seat:

Morris  1842 – present


County Courthouse – Morris


Location:  111 East Washington Street / Liberty Street

Built:  1912 – 1913

Style:  Classical Revival

Architect:  Joseph W Royer

Contractor:  Falls City Construction Company of Louisville, Kentucky


Description: The building faces north and is a two story limestone and concrete structure. The building has three stone framed entrances with three high arched windows above on the second story. The central front section projects from the main building and is higher than the east and west sections. The roof line is flat.



N – Kendall County

E – Will County and Kankakee County 

S – Livingston County

W – La Salle County 











Photos taken 2008