Davey Crockett

"King of the Wild Frontier"

Davy Crockett the Champion of Liberty in Congress

5 interesting facts

  • He was referred to as "The King of the Wild Frontier".
  • He grew up in East Tennessee.
  • He was in a Tennessee Militia.
  • During his years in politics he ran for many offices and served for the House of Representatives in 1827 and again in 1829 with different stances on Jackson.
  • Crockett would die at the Battle of the Alamo.