Perry County is named for Oliver Hazard Perry, who was a naval office in the War of 1812 and won a decisive naval victory at the Battle of Lake Erie.
Created: December 18, 1840
Perryville 1840 – present
County Courthouse – Perryville
Location: 310 East Main Street / Plum Street
Built: 1888 – 1889
Style: Colonial Revival
Architect: John E Oliver of Perryville
Contractor: John E Oliver of Perryville
Description: The building faces south and is a two story gray colored stucco structure. The building is constructed with locally fired brick.
N – Conway County
W – Yell County