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James County Courthouse ~ Ooltewah Tennessee
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BackBrakeBilly
N 35° 04.300 W 085° 03.621
16S E 676853 N 3882711
Quick Description: James County Courthouse in Ooltewah Tennessee
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 10/1/2007 8:44:46 PM
Waymark Code: WM2ADK
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv
Views: 95

Long Description:
Most tennesseeans are not familiar with James County. Soon after the civil war, portions of Hamilton County (Chattanooga) and Bradley County (Cleveland) voted to form their own county and named it after Jesse James. (not that Jesse James! A local state senator, Elbert James, wanted it named after his dad.)

Ooltewah, TN was the county seat and this, the third court house was built in 1913.

The county went bankrupt in 1919 and the county was absorbed by Hamilton County.

Today, this is the Mountain Oaks Wedding Chapel
Year Built: 1913

Current Use of Building: Mountain View Wedding Chapel

Level of Courts: County

Dates this building was used to house judicial proceedings: 1913 - 1919

Architect: Not listed

Physical Address: Not listed

Hours: Not listed

Related Website: Not listed

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