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Andrew Jackson

(1767—1845) American general and Democratic statesman, 7th President of the US 1829–37

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Jackson, Andrew

Jackson, Andrew   Reference library

The Oxford Guide to the United States Government

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2002
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Social sciences, Politics
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7th President ...

• Born: Mar. 15, 1767, Waxhaw settlement, S.C. • Political party: Democrat • Education: read law in

Jackson, Andrew

Jackson, Andrew (1767–1845)   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to American Literature (6 ed.)

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2004
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(1767–1845), ...

7th President of the U.S. (1829–37), was born in the backwoods country of South Carolina,

Jackson, Andrew

Jackson, Andrew (1767–1845)   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to American Military History

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(1767–1845), War of 1812 general and seventh president of the United States. ...

Jackson first experienced war at thirteen,

Jackson, Andrew

Jackson, Andrew (15 Mar. 1767)   Reference library

Kermit L. Hall

The Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States (2 ed.)

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2005
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During his two terms, President Andrew Jackson made six appointments to the high court, more than any other president except ...

Jackson, Andrew, and African Americans

Jackson, Andrew, and African Americans (1767)   Reference library

Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619–1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

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2009
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Considering the impact of his military exploits and two-term presidency on white Americans' self-definition as a people, Andrew Jackson ( ...

Jackson, Andrew

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World Encyclopedia

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Jackson became a national hero in the War of 1812 when he defeated the British at New Orleans (1815 ...

Jackson, Andrew

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Daniel Feller

The Oxford Companion to United States History

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(1767–1845), seventh president of the United States, founder of the Democratic party. ... Born in Waxhaw, South Carolina to Scotch-Irish immigrants, Jackson fought as a boy in ... More

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