Martin County was named for Florida Governor John W. Martin, who served in the position from 1925 to 1929. The county was founded in 1925.
Martin County rocks and here’s why – A brief look at a few of the historical bits that make Martin County so awesome. Recently, hand-painted rocks have been discovered all around Martin County, with the words “MC Rocks” or “Martin County Rocks” written on them. What’s the deal? The community-building movement has been inspired by other counties, and folks love it so much that they started doing it here.