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 - 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."