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Near Maury City in Crockett County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Thomas Conyers, Sr.

1757 - 1847

 
 
Thomas Conyers, Sr. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, June 10, 2012
1. Thomas Conyers, Sr. Marker
Inscription.  One mile due north is the grave of this veteran of the Revolutionary War who enlisted in 1776, wintered at Valley Forge, served in numerous battles, afterwards fought Indians, and was honorably discharged at Pittsburgh. He moved to what is now Wilson County, Tennessee in 1784; migrated in 1845 to the northern border of Haywood County which later was included within the boundaries of Crockett County. He Died in 1847.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4D 36.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismSettlements & SettlersWar, US RevolutionaryWars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission series list.
 
Location. 35° 48.873′ N, 89° 18.099′ W. Marker is near Maury City, Tennessee, in Crockett County. Marker is at the intersection of Tennessee Route 88 and Dr Conyers Road, on the right when traveling east on State Route 88. Touch for map.
Thomas Conyers, Sr. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, June 10, 2012
2. Thomas Conyers, Sr. Marker
Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Dr Conyers Rd, Halls TN 38040, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dyersburg Army Airfield (approx. 9 miles away); Key Corner (approx. 9.7 miles away); William Nash (approx. 10.4 miles away); Robert H. White, Ph. D. (approx. 10.6 miles away); Dyer County / Lauderdale County (approx. 11 miles away); Tabernacle (approx. 13.8 miles away); Mrs. Rosa M. Parks (approx. 14.3 miles away).
 
Thomas Conyers, Sr. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, June 10, 2012
3. Thomas Conyers, Sr. Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 12, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 565 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 12, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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