Jackson TR

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  • Birth

    Birth
    Andrew Jackson was born March 15, 1767
  • School

    School
    He went to local schools for elementary and did not go any further
  • Judge

    Judge
    Andrew became Judge, Supreme Court of Tennessee
  • First duel

    First duel
    Andrew Jackson had his first duel with Waightstill Avery
  • Admitted

    Admitted
    He admitted to the bar
  • Delegate

    Delegate
    He became a delegate to Tennessee State Constitutional Convention, Knoxville
  • House of Representatives

    House of Representatives
    He became part of the U.S House of Representatives for the state of Tennessee
  • Senate

    Senate
    He became the Senate for Tennessee
  • General

    General
    He was a major general of the militia for western district of Tennessee
  • Killed someone in duel

    Killed someone in duel
    He killed Charles Dickinson in a duel
  • Creek Indians

    Creek Indians
    He had an expedition against the Creek Indians who massacred garrison at Fort Mims, Ala
  • Injury

    Injury
    He got wounded in affray with the brothers Thomas Benton and Jesse Benton
  • Victory

    Victory
    He defeated the Creek Indians at Horseshoe Bend of the Tallapoosa
  • Promoted

    Promoted
    He was promoted to major general, U.S Army after winning the Battle of New Orleans
  • Treaty

    Treaty
    He negotiated the treaty with the Creek Indians
  • Campaign

    Campaign
    He began his first Florida Campaign
  • Captured fort

    Captured fort
    He captured Pensacola and Fort Michael and the British retreated
  • defeated British

    defeated British
    He defeated the British under general Pakenham at Battle of New Orleans
  • Medal

    Medal
    He received a gold medal from congress
  • Fined

    Fined
    Andrew Jackson got fined 1,000 dollars by Judge Dominick A.
  • Attack on Seminoles

    Attack on Seminoles
    He was ordered by Secretary of War Calhoun to attack the Seminoles
  • St. Marks

    St. Marks
    He captured St. Marks, Fla and defeated the Seminols
  • Governor

    Governor
    He became the governor of Florida
  • Nominated

    Nominated
    He was nominated for President by Tennessee legislature
  • Unsuccessful

    Unsuccessful
    He unsuccessfully ran for president and John Q. Adams won
  • President

    President
    he became president
  • Harvard

    Harvard
    He got a degree conferred by Harvard
  • Removing Bank

    Removing Bank
    He censured by Senate resolution for removing public deposits from Bank of the United States
  • Failed Assasination

    Failed Assasination
    Andrew almost got assasinated by Richard Lawrence- a mentally unstable man, Andrew killed him with a cane
  • Resolution

    Resolution
    Senate resolution expunging censure resolution of 1834