Photo: Trotter-Waters House, ca. 1895, 217 Cedar Street, Sevierville, TN. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975. Photographed by User:Brian Stansberry (own work), 2007, [cc-by-3.0 (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons, accessed July, 2015.
The Sevier County Courthouse is located at 125 Court Avenue, Sevierville, TN 37862; phone: 865-453-5502.
Sevier County was erected in 1795, one year before the admission of the State into the Union. I was named in honor of Governor John Sevier (1745-1815). Sevier served as Tennessee's Governor for 12 years, 1796-1801 and 1803-1809. He was a U. S. Representative from Tennessee from 1811 until his death.