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Andrew Jackson

March 15, 1776 02:57:00 PM - January 01, 1970 12:00:00 AM

Name: Andrew Jackson

Email: team@bostonwebgroup.com

Date of Birth : March 15, 1776 02:57:00 PM

Date of Passing : January 01, 1970 12:00:00 AM

Date of Services : January 01, 1970 12:00:00 AM

Address: 12 Gordon St Boston, MA

Funeral Home Name: Chris Weston

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Obituary For Andrew Jackson

Date of Birth : March 15, 1776 02:57:00 PM

Date of Passing : January 01, 1970 12:00:00 AM

Date of Services : January 01, 1970 12:00:00 AM

Andrew Jackson (March 15, 1767 – June 8, 1845) was an American lawyer, soldier, and statesman who served as the seventh president of the United States from 1829 to 1837. Before being elected to the presidency, Jackson gained fame as a general in the United States Army and served in both houses of the U.S. Congress. An expansionist president, Jackson sought to advance the rights of the “common man”[1] against a “corrupt aristocracy”[2] and to preserve the Union.

Born in the colonial Carolinas in the decade before the American Revolutionary War, Jackson became a frontier lawyer and married Rachel Donelson Robards. He served briefly in the United States House of Representatives and the United States Senate, representing Tennessee. After resigning, he served as a justice on the Tennessee Supreme Court from 1798 until 1804. Jackson purchased a property later known as The Hermitage, and became a wealthy, slaveowning planter. In 1801, he was appointed colonel of the Tennessee militia and was elected its commander the following year. He led troops during the Creek War of 1813–1814, winning the Battle of Horseshoe Bend. The subsequent Treaty of Fort Jackson required the Creek surrender of vast lands in present-day Alabama and Georgia. In the concurrent war against the British, Jackson’s victory in 1815 at the Battle of New Orleans made him a national hero. Jackson then led U.S. forces in the First Seminole War, which led to the annexation of Florida from Spain. Jackson briefly served as Florida’s first territorial governor before returning to the Senate. He ran for president in 1824, winning a plurality of the popular and electoral vote. As no candidate won an electoral majority, the House of Representatives elected John Quincy Adams in a contingent election. In reaction to the alleged “corrupt bargain” between Adams and Henry Clay and the ambitious agenda of President Adams, Jackson’s supporters founded the Democratic Party.

Name: Andrew Jackson

Email: team@bostonwebgroup.com

Date of Birth : March 15, 1776 02:57:00 PM

Date of Passing : January 01, 1970 12:00:00 AM

Date of Services : January 01, 1970 12:00:00 AM

Address: 12 Gordon St Boston, MA

Name of Funeral Home: Chris Weston

Phone: 1234567890

Name: Andrew Jackson

Email: team@bostonwebgroup.com

Date of Birth : March 15, 1776 02:57:00 PM

Date of Passing : January 01, 1970 12:00:00 AM

Date of Services : January 01, 1970 12:00:00 AM

Address: 12 Gordon St Boston, MA

Name of Funeral Home: Chris Weston

Phone: 1234567890

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