LUCY-COLVETT-ROPER CEMETERY, GILES COUNTY TENNESSEE
COLVETTE, John D., 21 Dec. 1790 - 11 Jan 1854. (Nat. NC), "s/o John & Anna Dillahunty Colvett", h/o Lurany Andrews Colvett
John D. Colvette
Dec. 21, 1790 - Jan. 11, 1854
Died with a firm abiding trust,
That though the mortal sleep in dust
John Dillahunty Colvett and his wife Lurany Andrews Colvett were the first Colvett's to settle in Tennessee.
(Photo & Information by John Colvett, Jun 2008