Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Belvidere in Franklin County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Polly Finlay Crockett

 
 
Polly Finlay Crockett Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Gillard, January 3, 2010
1. Polly Finlay Crockett Marker
Inscription. 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 southeast.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2E 31.)
 
Location. 35° 5.812′ N, 86° 13.65′ W. Marker is in Belvidere, Tennessee, in Franklin County. Marker is on U.S. 64 just from Maxwell Road, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Belvidere TN 37306, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "Kentuck" (approx. 0.4 miles away); Jesse Bean (approx. 1.6 miles away); Falls Mill (approx. 1.6 miles away); John Ruch (approx. 2.1 miles away); First United Church, U.C.C (approx. 3.1 miles away); Captain Samuel Handly (approx. 4.3 miles away); Lincoln County / Franklin County (approx. 5.6 miles away); The Blind Knight (approx. 8.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Belvidere.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. David & Polly's Homestead
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Polly Finlay Crockett Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Gillard, January 3, 2010
2. Polly Finlay Crockett Marker
Polly Finlay Crockett Grave image. Click for full size.
By Tom Gillard, January 3, 2010
3. Polly Finlay Crockett Grave
Polly Finlay Crockett Grave image. Click for full size.
By Tom Gillard, January 3, 2010
4. Polly Finlay Crockett Grave
Polly Finlay Crockett Grave image. Click for full size.
By Tom Gillard, January 3, 2010
5. Polly Finlay Crockett Grave
Coor:N35 04.388 W86 11.637
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 1,623 times since then and 155 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
Paid Advertisement