Andrew Jackson was the seventh President of the United States. He created the modern Democratic Party and fought for the common man. He changed the Presidency with his distrust of large and centralized government.
Portrait said to be of Andrew Jackson by Frederick Spencer, but hair and eye color are inaccurate if it is Jackson. Another site suggests the painting is attributed to Charles Bird King, circa 1819. this painting is most likely the "unlocated" portrait referenced in The Paintings of Charles Bird King (1785-1862) by Andrew J. Cosentino
Andrew Jackson was the seventh President of the United States (1829–1837). Born in what is now the border between North and South Carolina, Jackson served in the militia during the American Revolutionary War. After the war, he returned home to serve as a country lawyer, and in 1796 played a role in the founding of the state of Tennessee. #Glogster #AndrewJackson #President
Before Andrew Jackson was president he married Rachel Donelson in 1791. She had previously been married and believed that she was legally divorced. However, after marrying Jackson, Rachel found out this was not the case. Her first husband charged her with adultery. Jackson would have to wait until 1794 to legally marry Rachel. Even though this happened over thirty years previously, it was used against Jackson in the election of 1828. Jackson blamed Rachel's untimely death two months later on…