Person:Andrew Donelson (1)

Watchers
  • F.  Samuel Donelson (add)
  • M.  Mary (add)
  1. Andrew Jackson Donelson1799 - 1871
m. 16 Sep 1824
m. 10 Nov 1841
Facts and Events
Name Andrew Jackson Donelson
Gender Male
Birth[1] 25 Aug 1799 Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
Marriage 16 Sep 1824 Tennesseeto Emily Tennessee Donelson
Marriage 10 Nov 1841 to Elizabeth Martin
Death[1] 26 Jun 1871 Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United StatesPeabody Hotel
Burial? Elmwood Cemetery
Vital Records

There is 1 vital record available on MyHeritage for Andrew Jackson Donelson, including birth records, marriage records, and death records. Vital records are historical records that are typically recorded around the actual time of the event, which means they are likely accurate. Vital records include information like the event date and place, and the person's occupation and residence. Vital records also often include information about the person's relatives. For example, birth and marriage records include names of parents and divorce records list the names of children.

See all vital records for Andrew Jackson Donelson

Andrew grew up in the home of his aunt Rachel Donelson Jackson and her husband, future President Andrew Jackson. As an adult, he served as President Jackson's private secretary, while his wife Emily served as secretary. He remained active in politics after Jackson's retirement, and was eventually nominated to the Whig Party ticket as Vice President in 1856.

For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Andrew Jackson Donelson.

References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Andrew Jackson Donelson, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.