Schuyler County is named for Philip Schuyler, who was a soldier in the American Revolutionary War and later a United States Senator from New York.
Created: January 13, 1825
Rushville 1825 – present
County Courthouse – Rushville
Location: 102 South Congress Street / West Lafayette Street
Built: 1881 – 1882
Architect: Edward O Fallis of Toledo, Ohio
Contractor: Keegan & Maurer
Description: The building faces east and is a two story reddish colored brick structure. The east front has a recessed portico with three square entrances on the first story and three arched openings on the second story. The openings are divided by double thin columns and the pediment forms part of the roof line. Double narrow windows are on either side on the first story and a large arched window on either side on the second story. On the northeast corner rises a high four story square white brick tower with clock.
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Photos taken 2007