Andrew Jackson

Born:

March 15, 1767
Garden of the Waxhaws,
South Carolina Colony •

Died:

June 8, 1845
The Hermitage
Nashville, TN

Library/Museum/Places of Interest:

Andrew Jackson’s Papers
Library of Congress
101 Independence Ave SE
Washington, DC 20540

Andrew Jackson State Park
Birthplace•
196 Andrew Jackson Park Road
Lancaster South Carolina 29720

Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage (museum and plantation)
4580 Rachel’s Lane
Hermitage, TN 37076

Websites:

Andrew Jackson Papers online
Library of Congress
https://www.loc.gov/collections/andrew-jackson-papers/about-this-collection/

Andrew Jackson State Park Website:
https://southcarolinaparks.com/andrew-jackson/history-and-interpretation#jump

Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage
https://thehermitage.com/

  • Note: His birthplace is somewhat disputed. The family owned land in North Carolina and it’s possible he was born there. Andrew Jackson himself believed he was born in South Carolina however. Here is a website that explains the dispute. https://www.ncpedia.org/andrew-jackson-birthplace

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