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Crock·ett(krŏk′ĭt), David Known as "Davy." 1786-1836.
American frontiersman and politician who was a US representative from Tennessee (1827-1831 and 1833-1835) and joined the Texas revolutionaries fighting against Mexico. He died at the siege of the Alamo.
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(Biography) David, known as Davy Crockett. 1786–1836, US frontiersman, politician, and soldier
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David (Davy), 1786–1836, U.S. frontiersman, politician, and folklore hero.
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