David "Davy" Crockett (August 17, 1786 – March 6, 1836) was a 19th century American folk hero, frontiersman, soldier and politician. He is commonly referred to in popular culture by the epithet, "King of the Wild Frontier". He represented Tennessee in the U.S. House of Representatives, served in the Texas Revolution, and died at the Battle of the Alamo.

David "Davy" Crockett (August 17, 1786 – March 6, 1836) was a 19th century American folk hero, frontiersman, soldier and politician. He is commonly referred to in popular culture by the epithet, "King of the Wild Frontier". He represented Tennessee in the U.S. House of Representatives, served in the Texas Revolution, and died at the Battle of the Alamo.

Davy Crockett's Birthplace has been preserved by the State of Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation as an historic site within the state park system. The site consists of 105 partially wooded acres of land along the Nolichucky River in Greene County, Tennessee. Learn more about Crockett’s intriguing composite of history and folklore at the Tennessee Encyclopedia of History.

Davy Crockett's Birthplace has been preserved by the State of Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation as an historic site within the state park system. The site consists of 105 partially wooded acres of land along the Nolichucky River in Greene County, Tennessee. Learn more about Crockett’s intriguing composite of history and folklore at the Tennessee Encyclopedia of History.

2010 In Memoriam    Fess Parker, March 18, age 85: Nobody looked better in fringed buckskin than Fess Parker, who played the rugged outdoorsman in the film "Old Yeller" and in the TV series "Davy Crockett," "Death Valley Days" and his star-making role in "Daniel Boone." After he retired from acting, Parker founded a well-regarded winery, Fess Parker Winery, in Los Olivos, Calif., which offers not only wine by the bottle or case, but coonskin hats in honor of the roles Parker made his name…

2010 In Memoriam Fess Parker, March 18, age 85: Nobody looked better in fringed buckskin than Fess Parker, who played the rugged outdoorsman in the film "Old Yeller" and in the TV series "Davy Crockett," "Death Valley Days" and his star-making role in "Daniel Boone." After he retired from acting, Parker founded a well-regarded winery, Fess Parker Winery, in Los Olivos, Calif., which offers not only wine by the bottle or case, but coonskin hats in honor of the roles Parker made his name…

Davy Crockett | Davy Crockett: Davy the Bear Hunter

Davy Crockett | Davy Crockett: Davy the Bear Hunter

WK 5: Davy Crockett at Alamo coloring pages

WK 5: Davy Crockett at Alamo coloring pages

Learn about all about Davy Crockett with this Free Unit Study!

Learn about all about Davy Crockett with this Free Unit Study!

Davy Crockett by saltycotton on Flickr | Illustrated by Al Schmidt

Davy Crockett by saltycotton on Flickr | Illustrated by Al Schmidt

Davy Crockett memorial in Limestone, Tennessee.

Davy Crockett memorial in Limestone, Tennessee.

Davy Crockett | David Crockett Photograph

Davy Crockett | David Crockett Photograph

Davy Crockett - 1875.  This is the outlaw nephew of the Davy Crockett of legend who died at the Alamo on March 6, 1836.  [Thank you @Judie Metz.]

Davy Crockett - 1875. This is the outlaw nephew of the Davy Crockett of legend who died at the Alamo on March 6, 1836. [Thank you @Judie Metz.]

David Crockett - the famed Tennessee Congressman who fought and died for Texas independence at the Alamo, one of Texas' greatest heros. When he left politics, he told his constituents, "You may all go to hell, and I will go to Texas."

David Crockett - the famed Tennessee Congressman who fought and died for Texas independence at the Alamo, one of Texas' greatest heros. When he left politics, he told his constituents, "You may all go to hell, and I will go to Texas."

Learning about Davy Crockett: American Folk Hero, in Kindergarten. Includes a FREEBEE!

Learning about Davy Crockett: American Folk Hero, in Kindergarten. Includes a FREEBEE!

Davy Crockett played by Fess Parker  Song:  Born on a mountain top in Tennessee,   Greenest state in the land of the free.   Raised in the woods so's he knew every tree,   Kilt him a b'ar when he was only three.     Davy, Davy Crockett King of the Wild Frontier!

Davy Crockett played by Fess Parker Song: Born on a mountain top in Tennessee, Greenest state in the land of the free. Raised in the woods so's he knew every tree, Kilt him a b'ar when he was only three. Davy, Davy Crockett King of the Wild Frontier!

Davy Crockett (John Wayne): "Republic. I like the sound of the word. It means people can live free, talk free, go or come, buy or sell, be drunk or sober, however they choose." -- from The Alamo (1960) directed by John Wayne

Davy Crockett (John Wayne): "Republic. I like the sound of the word. It means people can live free, talk free, go or come, buy or sell, be drunk or sober, however they choose." -- from The Alamo (1960) directed by John Wayne

"You may all go to hell, and I will go to Texas."  ~ Davy Crockett

"You may all go to hell, and I will go to Texas." ~ Davy Crockett

Davy Crockett, By John Gadsby Chapman

Davy Crockett, By John Gadsby Chapman

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