Choctaw County

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Choctaw

Choctaw County is named for the Choctaw Native American people who resided in the region.

 

Created:  December 29, 1847

County Seat:

Butler  1847 – present

 

County Courthouse – Butler

 

Location:  117 Mulberry Avenue / West Pushmarahast Street

Built:  1907 – 1908

Style:  Classical Revival

Architect:  William B Hull of Jackson, Mississippi

Contractor:  Hueber Brothers

 

Description:  The building  faces east and is a two story buff colored brick and stone structure. The east front has a portico with three brick arches on the first story and four white colored columns rising to a pediment at the roof line. Wide white colored eaves run along the roof line. The building was renovated in 1955. The architect was L L Brasfield and the contractor was Moody & Webb. Wings were added on the north and south sides in 1965.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Sumter County

E – Marengo County and Clarke County

S – Washington County

W – Wayne County, Mississippi and Clarke County, Mississippi

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2009