20 Facts about Andrew Jackson
Terms in this set (20)
What number president was he?
He was the seventh President.
When was Andrew Jackson born?
On March 15, 1767
What year did Jackson die?
On June 8, 1845
Where was Jackson's place of birth?
Waxhaw, South Carolina
When were his terms as President?
What political party did Jackson belong to?
Who were his Vice Presidents?
John C. Calhoun (1829-33), Martin Van Buren (1833-37)
What was Jackson's religion?
What was Jackson prior military experience?
The American Revolution, War of 1812, and the First Seminole War
What was his wife's name?
Rachel Donelson Robards
How many people were in Andrew Jackson's family?
He raised 11 children.
What were some jobs that Jackson prior had?
Lawyer, Politician, Statesman
When was he a member of the U.S. House of Representatives?
When was he a United States Senator?
What specific race of people did he hate?
He hated Native American Indians
Was Jackson in favor of slavery?
Yes, Jackson saw nothing wrong with slavery
What area of America did Jackson receive a lot of love?
What was the name of the event where his friends took power in office?
The Spoils System
What was the name of the girl in Jackson's "affair"?
Where was Jackson's place of death?