Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Overton County Courthouse

Marker ID: THC 2D 22
Location: At the courthouse on Church St., Livingston, TN
County: Overton
Coordinates: N 36° 23.007    W 085° 19.373
  36.38345    -85.32288333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM26XR


The county courthouse is the third erected at this location. It was built in 1868-69 by "Little Joe" Copeland for a total consideration of $9,999.99. Vaults were added and minor repairs were completed in 1934. In 1957, the cornice was replaced and other minor repairs were completed. The interior of the structure was completely renovated in 1978-79.