Tillman County is named for Benjamin Tillman, who was a United States Senator from South Carolina.
Created: November 16, 1907
Frederick 1907 – present
County Courthouse – Frederick
Location: 201 North Main Street / West Gladstone Avenue
Built: 1921 – 1922
Architect: Tonini and Bramblet
Contractor: Charles M Dunning Construction Company
Description: The building faces east and is a three story gray colored concrete structure. The building is constructed of concrete slabs laid to resemble dressed stone. The first story has rusticated ashlar facing on the exterior walls. The back or north side of the building has a curved main wall which projects approximately 15 feet beyond the normal wall line. The building has a projecting cornice and a flat roof. The second and third stories have dividing pillars between the windows.
See: The architect, Tonini and Bramblet ( and associates ), designed courthouses in Kansas in Crawford County and Oklahoma in Alfalfa County, Cotton County, Major County, Okmulgee County, Payne County and Wooward County.
See: National Register of Historic Places – Tillman County Courthouse
E – Cotton County
W – Jackson County
Photos taken 2010