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Davy Crockett was born Aug. 17, 1786, in Tennessee, moved with his family westward three times before turning 12 years old, and served as a member of the Tennessee militia. Crockett was a member of Congress and died as a... More »

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Davy Crockett is famous for having been a frontiersman, politician, soldier and defender of the Alamo. The stories about his legendary ability as a frontiersman are exaggerated, though he was a skilled woodsman and story... More »

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In Davy Crockett?s immediate family tree are his parents, John and Rebecca Crockett nee Rebecca Hawkins; his sisters Margaret Catherine Crockett, Elizabeth Crockett and Rebecca Crockett; and his brothers Nathan Crockett,... More »

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Davy Crockett is famous for having been a frontiersman, politician, soldier and defender of the Alamo. The stories about his legendary ability as a frontiersman are exaggerated, though he was a skilled woodsman and story... More »

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David "Davy" Crockett is a Texas hero because of his role in the Texas Revolution and the battle at the Alamo. Crockett was also an American congressman. More »

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Davy's Crockett's father, John, born in 1754 in Maryland, was of Huguenot roots, emigrating from France to America, England and Ireland. Crocketagne was the original family name. John Crockett and his brother Robert foug... More »

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