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Weekly 150: Andrew Jackson

The Early Years (1767-1789)

By Jason Martin
Posted 9/19/23

Andrew Jackson, the seventh President of the United States, was born on March 15, 1767, in the Waxhaws region, which straddled the border between North and South Carolina. His life unfolded during a tumultuous period in American history, marked by revolutionary fervor, westward expansion, and the shaping of a new nation.

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