Andrew Jackson Timeline

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  • Jacksons Birth

    Jacksons Birth
    One of our greatest presidents was born!
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    Birth to death of Andrew Jackson

    He was born in Lancaster County, South Carolina and buried at Hermitage, Tennessee.
  • Jackson enlists in Revolutionary army

    Jackson enlists in Revolutionary army
    Jackson enlists in army and eventually becomes a powerful general.
  • Battle of New Orleans

    It was the final major battle of the war of 1812 and is known as Americas greatest victory land battle.
  • Election of 1824

    The United States presidential election of 1824 was the 10th quadrennial presidential election. It was held from Tuesday, October 26 to Thursday, December 2, 1824. John Quincy Adams was elected President on February 9, 1825, after the election was decided by the House of Representatives in what was termed the Corrupt Bargain. The previous years had seen a one-party government in the United States, as the Federalist Party had dissolved, leaving only the Democratic-Republican Party as a national p
  • Election of 1828

    Election of 1828
    It was considered one of the most brutal debates in our history because it was basically a rematch btween Quincey Adams and Andrew Jackson. It marked the beginning of modern American politics, with the decisive establishment of democracy and the formation of the two-party system.
  • Indian Removal Act

    The act authorized him to negotiate with the Native Americans in the Southern United States for their removal to federal territory west of the Mississippi River in exchange for their homelands.
  • Bank War

    The Bank War refers to the political struggle that developed over the issue of rechartering the Second Bank of the United States during the Andrew Jackson administration (1829–1837).
  • Worcester vs Georgia

    Worcester vs Georgia
    Worcester vs Georgia was a case in which the United States Supreme Court vacated the conviction of Samuel Worcester and held that the Georgia criminal statute that prohibited non-Indians from being present on Indian lands without a license from the state was unconstitutional.
  • Nullification Acts

    The Nullification Acts was when the power of the states declared the Tariffs of 1828 unconstitutional which ment that it was null and void within the sovereign boundaries of South Carolina.
  • Battle of Horseshoe Bend

    The Battle of Horseshoe Bend, also referred to as the Battle of Pecatonica and the Battle of Bloody Lake, was fought on June 16, 1832 in present-day Wisconsin at an oxbow lake known as "Horseshoe Bend", which was formed by a change in course of the Pecatonica River. The battle was a major turning point in the Black Hawk War, despite being of only minor military significance. The small victory won by the U.S. militia at Horseshoe Bend helped restore public confidence in the volunteer force.