Doylestown Courthouse

Replaced with the Bucks County Justice Center January 2015

Bucks County Courthouse, 2003

PA STATE Archives: Bucks County




Carved in marble on a wall in the Bucks County Courthouse!
"Bucks County was organized in 1683, courthouses were built in:"

bulletFALLS TWP 1684
bulletBRISTOL 1705
bullet   NEWTOWN 1725
bulletDOYLESTOWN 1812
bulletDOYLESTOWN 1877
bullet   DOYLESTOWN 1962

The location of the first Court House in Bucks County, in Falls Township, near the Delaware River, below Morrisville..... also called Crookhorne



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ABRAHAM LINCOLN (1864) 2nd Inaugural

With malice toward none; with charity for all; with firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in, to bind up the nation's wounds; to care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan - to do all which may achieve a just and lasting peace among ourselves and with all nations. 


A Timeline of Bucks County History - Mercer Museum PDF


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