Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Thomas Conyers, Sr. 1757 - 1847

Marker ID: THC 4D 36
Location: 1 Dr Conyers Rd, Halls, TN
County: Crockett
Coordinates: N 35° 48.873    W 089° 18.099
  35.81455    -89.30165
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None


One mile due north is the grave of this veteran of the Revolu-tionary War who enlisted in 1776, wintered at Valley Forge, served in numerous battles, afterwards fought hostile Indians, and was honorably discharged at Pittsburgh. He moved to what is now Wilson County, Tennessee in 1784; migrated in 1845 to the northern border of Haywood County which later was included within the boundaries of Crockett County. He died in 1847.