Photo: Thomas and Katherine Trout House, ca. 1895, 705 Poplar Street, Honey Grove, TX. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984. Photographed by user:Renelibrary (own work), 2013, [cc-by-3.0 (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons, accessed May, 2015.
The Fannin County Courthouse is located at 101 East Sam Rayburn Drive, Bonham, TX 75418; phone: 903-583-7486.
Founded in 1837, the county is named for James Fannin [1804-1836] a Colonel who served in the Texas Revolution. After the Battle of Goliad, Fannin and his men were executed by Santa Ana.