m. 16 Sep 1824
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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.
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.