Historic Markers Across Tennessee


Marker ID: THC 2E 32
Location: on U.S. 64 0.2 miles west of Walnut Grove Road, Belvidere, TN
County: Franklin
Coordinates: N 35° 6.04    W 086° 13.33
  35.10066666    -86.22216666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM23N3


The homestead which David Crockett occupied and named in 1812 is now marked by a well standing in a field 3-1/2 miles south and to the east of this road. From here he went to the Creek War; his first wife died here. In 1816 he married Elizabeth Patton, a