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Sevierville - 1B 44
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
N 35° 52.121 W 083° 33.910
17S E 268400 N 3972422
Quick Description: Named after the first Governor of Tennessee.
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 12/12/2006 3:25:47 PM
Waymark Code: WM11BP
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member LSUMonica
Views: 40

Long Description:
Settled about 1783, this town, first called "Forks of Little Pigeon," was organized as county seat of Sevier Co., 1795. Indian trader, Isaac Thomas' home was first courthouse, fort and tavern. Jas. McMahon gave 25 acre tract for the town, which was later named for John Sevier, first governor of the state.
Marker Name: Sevierville

Marker Location: City

Type of Marker: Other

Marker Number: 1B44

Group(s) Responsible for placing Marker:
Tennessee Historical Commission


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