Historic Markers Across Tennessee

David Crockett

Marker ID: THC 1A 23
Location: U.S. 11E, Washington County, in Limestone
County: Washington
Waymark: None


1.8 miles S.W. near the confluence of Limestone Creek with Nolichucky River, a flat limestone slab marks the site where this pioneer was born in 1786 in Greene County. Before his death at the Alamo massacre in 1836, he had been soldier, trapper, explorer, member of the State Legislature and Representative in Congress.