Photo: Gene Stratton Porter Cabin (Cabin in Wildflower Woods), ca. 1895, Orange Township, Noble County, IN. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974. Photographed by User:Nyttend (own work), 2012, [cc0-by-1.0 (creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/deed.en], via Wikimedia Commons, accessed December, 2013.
The Noble County Courthouse is located at 101 North Orange Street, Albion IN 46701; phone: 206-636-2736. Noble was established as the county seat in 1846.
First settled about 1832 the county was organized in 1836. It was named for James Noble [1785-1831]. Noble served as a U. S. Senator from 1816 until his death.