Oklahoma Historic Places Database

Cotton County Courthouse

Cotton County Courthouse added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.


Founded at the opening of Kiowa-Comanche-Apache lands, the original townsite of Walters was in Comanche County, SW 1/4, T-2-S, R-11-W. Its original name, McKnight, was rejected because another post office had that name. The name Walters ...

Cotton County

Cotton County, Oklahoma

County Seat: Walters, OK 73572

Wikipedia: Cotton County, Oklahoma

National Register of Historic Places for Cotton County, Oklahoma

When Oklahoma achieved statehood in 1907, the area which is now Cotton County fell within the boundaries of Comanche County. It was split off in 1912, becoming the last county created in Oklahoma; it was named for the county's primary crop.