Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Polly Finlay Crockett



Marker ID: THC 2E 31
Location: on U.S. 64 justnorth of Maxwell Road, Belvidere, TN
County: Franklin
Coordinates: N 35° 5.812    W 086° 13.65
  35.09686666    -86.2275
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

David Crockett, his first wife and their children settled on a homestead a few miles east about 1813. She died in 1815, following her husband's return from the Creek War. She is buried in an old cemetery overlooking Bean's Creek, about five miles southeas