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  (b. 15 March 1767 Lancaster, Waxhaws, Crown Colony of South Carolina   d. 8 June 1845 Nashville, Tennessee, USA )  
Cause of Death: consumption and dropsy

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Andrew JACKSON was born 15 March 1767 in Lancaster, Waxhaws, Crown Colony of South Carolina. Andrew JACKSON was the child of ?   and   ?

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Andrew  married  Rachel Stockley DONELSON 17 January 1794 in Natchez, West Florida, New Spain .  Rachel Stockley DONELSON  was born 15 June 1767 in Halifax, Virginia, USA.  Rachel Stockley died 22 December 1828 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. 

Andrew JACKSON died 8 June 1845 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA.

Occupation: President of the United States

son of Andrew Jackson and Elizabeth Hutchinson

By the age of 14, all of the members of Andrew Jackson's immediate family were dead.

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Did You Know?America - Did you know? President and Mrs. Benjamin Harrison were so afraid of the electric lights that had been newly installed in the White House that they always called for the servants to operate the switches.
Did You Know?Carolina is from the Latin word for Charles (Carolus) honoring King Charles I of England (who made the original land grant in 1629). South Carolina was formed in 1729, when the Carolina colony was divided in two. (

Prior to 1729 - Crown Colony of Carolina
1729 - 1788 - Crown Colony of South Carolina
May 23, 1788 - South Carolina becomes 8th U.S. state

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Andrew JACKSON married flag female ancestor Rachel Stockley DONELSON-- Date: 17 January 1794 Place: Natchez, West Florida, New Spain

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birth1767 Birth
15 March 1767
Lancaster, Waxhaws, South Carolina, USA
ANDREW JACKSON, the seventh President of the United States, was born in Waxhaw settlement, N. C,, March 15, 1767, a few days after his father's death. His parents were poor emigrants from Ireland, and took up their abode in Waxhaw settlement, where they lived in deepest poverty.

Andrew, or Andy, as he was universally called, grew up a very rough, rude, turbulent boy. His features were coarse, his form ungainly, and there was but very little in his character made visible which was attractive.

When only thirteen years old he joined the volunteers of Carolina against the British invasion. In 1781, he and his brother Robert were captured and imprisoned for a time at Camden. A British officer ordered him to brush his mud-spattered hoots. 'I am a prisoner of war, not your servant,' was the reply of the dauntless boy.

Andrew supported himself in various ways, such as working at the saddler's trade, teaching school, and clerking in a general store, until 1784, when he entered a law...Read MORE...

Portrait and Biographical Record of Dubuque, Jones and Clayton Counties, Iowa, Chapman Pub Co, 1894
marriage1794 Marriage / Partner
Andrew JACKSON and Rachel Stockley DONELSON 17 January 1794, Natchez, West Florida, New Spain
1828 Death of Spouse/Partner
Rachel Stockley DONELSON died 22 December 1828, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
1829 - March 4 - Andrew Jackson (1767-1845) becomes 7th President of the United States.
As president, Jackson greatly expanded the power and prestige of the presidential office and carried through an unprecedented program of domestic reform, vetoing the bill to extend the United States Bank, moving toward a hard-money currency policy, and checking the program of federal internal improvements. He also vindicated federal authority against South Carolina with its doctrine of nullification and against France on the question of debts. The support given his policies by the workingmen of the East as well as by the farmers of the East, West, and South resulted in his triumphant reelection in 1832 over Clay.

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Portrait and Biographical Record of Dubuque, Jones and Clayton Counties, Iowa, Chapman Pub Co, 1894
1830 - May 28 – The Indian Removal Act marks the beginning of the forced relocation of five tribes of native Americans, known as Trail of Tears
The Indian Removal Act was a law passed by Congress on May 28, 1830, during the presidency of Andrew Jackson. It authorized the president to negotiate with Indian tribes in the Southern United States for their removal to federal territory west of the Mississippi River in exchange for their homelands.

The act was strongly supported by non-native people of the South, who were eager to gain access to lands inhabited by the Five Civilized Tribes. Christian missionaries, most notably Jeremiah Evarts, protested against its passage.

The 'Five Civilized Tribes,' made up of the Chickasaw, Choctaw, Muscogee-Creek, Seminole, and original Cherokee Nations, had been established as autonomous nations in the southeastern United States.

At the beginning of the 1830s, nearly 125,000 Native Americans lived on millions of acres of land in Georgia, Tennessee, Alabama, North Carolina and Florida–land their ancestors had occupied and cultivated for generations. By the end of the...Read MORE...

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May 28, 1830
Name: Andrew Jackson
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Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1845
Event Place: Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 15 Mar 1767
Death Date: 08 Jun 1845
Affiliate Record Identifier: 534
Cemetery: The Hermitage

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Jackson Family Cemetery Hermitage Davidson County Tennessee, USA
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8 June 1845
Nashville, Tennessee, USA

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Andrew is buried at: Jackson Family Cemetery Hermitage Davidson County Tennessee, USA
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