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Andrew Jackson 1829-1837. Life. Andrew Jackson had a total of ten children. He adopted two sons, Andrew Jackson Jr. and Lyncoya a Creek Indian. He also acted as a father/ gaurdian to eight other children that he took in. . - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson1829-1837Life

Andrew Jackson had a total of ten children. He adopted two sons, Andrew Jackson Jr. and Lyncoya a Creek Indian. He also acted as a father/gaurdian to eight other children that he took in. Politics 1829-1837Andrew Jackson was the seventh President of the United States from 1829-1837. He was also a eponym of the Jacksonian Demcoracy.

Jackson managed to get debt down to $33,733.05. This was the lowest debt has been since 1791.Expenses

Andrew Jackson was the first President to invite people to the White House for inauguration. It was so crowded that people were breaking plates and decorative pieces, many people also had to stand on chairs. White House attendants had to put punch in buckets on the lawn to lour people outside. The most controversial situation of Andrew Jacksons presidency was the Indian Removal. This involved the ethnic cleansing; this was to remove native tribes such as the Cherokee, Creek, Choctaw, Chickasaw and Seminole. Jackson saw Indians as children who need guidance and thought the removal would be beneficial to them.