Photo: Moffett-Ralston House, ca. 1864, Bixler Road, Patricksburg, IN. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975. Photographed by User:Nyttend (own work), 2010, [cc0-by-1.0 (creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/deed.en], via Wikimedia Commons, accessed August, 2014.
The Owen County Courthouse is located at 60 South Main Street, Spencer, IN 47460; phone: 812-829-5000.
Established in 1819 Owen County was named for Abraham Owen [1769-1811] who died in the Battle of Tippecanoe of the Indian Wars of 1811.