Warren County is named for Joseph Warren, who was a doctor killed at the Battle of Bunker Hill in 1775.
Created: January 19, 1827
Warrenton 1828 – 1829
Williamsport 1829 – present
County Courthouse – Williamsport
Location: 125 North Monroe Street / East 2nd Street
Built: 1907 – 1908
Style: County Capitol
Architect: J W Royer of Urbana, Illinois
Contractor: Frank Jahn of Champaign, Illinois and L N Cope of Decatur, Illinois
Description: The building faces north and is a two story stone and brick structure. The north front extends from the main building and the entrance is framed with stone and has an iron balcony on the second story. The base of the building is horizontal stone. A protruding cornice runs along the roof line with a stone balustrade above. On the center of the roof is a round dome with red colored roof.
North – Benton County
Photos taken 2008