Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Gibson County Courthouse

Marker ID: THC 4B 35
Location: at the intersection of Eaton Street (Tennessee Route 104, 77) and South College Street (Tennessee Route 367), Trenton, TN
County: Gibson
Coordinates: N 35° 58.856    W 088° 56.507
  35.98093333    -88.94178333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM15TR


The Gibson County Courthouse, built in 1899, is the fourth one to have occupied this site. The first courthouse was a log structure built in 1824, the year following the organization of the county, a process commenced by David Crockett, who was then a sta