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Morgan County Historical Marker


Location of sign - 153 E. Main Street McConnelsville, Ohio


Photo taken -  September 2007


Morgan County Courthouse Historical Marker, Ohio

Photo courtesy of Jimmy Wayne


Text of sign:


Morgan County 


Morgan County was created in 1817 from parts of Washington, Muskingum, and Guernsey counties, with McConnelsville 

established as the seat of government. The first courthouse, a square brick structure, was built here in 1820. Its foundation stones 

form part of the wall surrounding the lawn. The present courthouse building was completed in 1858 at a cost of $10,000. This 

Greek Revival-style structure has had several major renovations since. The clock tower was added in 1886, and the building was 

enlarged and modernized in 1960.


Morgan County Commissioners, The Ohio Historical Society 2001


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