Treutlen County

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Treutlen

Treutlen County is named for John A Treutlen, who was Georgia’s first state governor following the adoption of the constitution of 1777.

 

Created:  December 19, 1793

County Seat: 

Soperton  1813 – present

 

County Courthouse – Soperton 

 

Location:  203 2nd Street / West Georgia Avenue

Built:  1920 – 1921

Style:  Neo-Classical Revival

Architect:  James J Baldwin

Contractor:  I P Crutcfield

 

Description:  The building faces southeast and is a two story light red colored brick and concrete structure. The building is located on spacious landscaped grounds and has a large portico supported by four large columns supporting a pediment at the roof line. White horizontal trim runs above the second story windows with a projecting cornice above that. On the center of the roof is a narrow octagonal cupola with windows and clock. The roof line is flat. The building was renovated in 1976.

 

Courthouses: 

 Johnson County and Emanuel County

E – Emanuel County

S – Toombs County, Montgomery County and Wheeler County

W – Laurens County

 

 

 

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County Courthouse

 

 

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Photos taken 2008 and 2018