Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Haywood - Crockett County Line



Marker ID: THC 4D 5
Location:
County: Haywood
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Waymark: None
 



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Haywood County
Established 1823; named in honor of

Judge John Haywood.


Established 1823; named in honor of Judge John Haywood. Judge on the Supreme Court of Errors and Appeals, 1816-1826; known as "The Father of Tennessee History.

Crockett County
Established 1871; named in honor of

David Crockett.


Tennessee frontiersman. He represented Tennessee in Congress from 1827 to 1831 & from 1833 to 1835. Moving to Texas, he was killed at the Alamo Massacre in 1836.

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission.