Rebecca Sullivan Crockett

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Rebecca Sullivan Crockett (Hawkins)

Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Death: Died in Rutherford, Gibson County, Tennessee, United States
Place of Burial: Gibson, TN, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Nathan Hawkins, Sr. and Ruth Hawkins
Wife of John Wesley Crockett
Mother of Margaret Catharine Crockett; William B. Crockett; Aaron Stern Crockett; Nathan Stern Crockett; Patterson James Crockett and 4 others
Sister of Aaron Hawkins; Joseph Hawkins; Nathan Hawkins, Jr.; Nicholas Hawkins; John H Hawkins and 6 others
Half sister of Jane Hawkins and Sarah Hawkins

Managed by: David William STEIN
Last Updated:

About Rebecca Sullivan Crockett

According to court records, descendants of various children and applications for pensions for service in war., John Wesley Crockett and Rebecca Hawkins had the following nine children:

1. Margaret Catharine Crockett b. bef. 1778 d. ca 1792. There is paper proof that Margaret was a daughter and has descendants. She had a daughter, Catharine, by a General Taylor. This proof was produced at the 2008 Crockett Family Reunion and research continues for 2009) jnb

2. Nathan b. 1778 d. 1839 Weakley Co. TN m.1 unknown 2. Margaret


3. William b. 1780 d. bef. 1840, Lincoln Co. TN m. 3 Feb 1803, Jefferson Co. TN, Rebecca Elliot,

4. Aaron b. 7 Mar 1782, d. July 1835, Weakley Co. TN m. 25 Mar 1804, Sullivan Co. TN, Nancy Sampson

5. (James) Patterson b. 1784, d. 1834, Gibson Co. TN, m. 21 Mar 1809, Christian Co. KY Nancy Gray

6. David b. 17 Aug 1786, Greene Co TN, d. 6 Mar 1836, Bexar Co. TX, The Alamo m. Mary (Polly) Finley 14 Aug 1806, Jefferson Co. TN, 2. Elizabeth Patton, 1815, Lawrence Co. TN

7 John b. 1787 d. 1841 m. 24 Oct 1812, Jefferson Co. TN , Sarah Ann Thomas

8. Elizabeth b. 1788 d. ? m. 25 Nov 1805, Jefferson Co. TN, Yarnell Reese

9. Rebecca Jane b. 1796, TN, d. ?, m. 9 Jun 1819, Lawrence Co. TN, John Foster

Son David says in his autobiography that he is one of nine children although he doesn’t name his siblings.

Note that Sarah Goodgame (Crockett) is NOT one of the known children listed above, so she and other unproven siblings have been moved to the following location until we can figure out where they really belong:

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Rebecca Sullivan Crockett's Timeline

January 1764
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Age 14
March 7, 1782
Age 18
Sullivan, Tennessee, United States
Age 18
Lincoln, Tennessee, United States
Age 19
Sullivan, TN, USA
Age 20
Sullivan, TN, USA
August 17, 1786
Age 22
(Present Limestone), Washington County (Present Greene County), Free Republic of Franklin (Present Tennessee), United States
Age 23
Rogersville, Tennessee, United States
Age 24