Rachel Jackson

Introduction

Rachel Jackson (1767-1828) was the wife of U.S. Army general and President-elect Andrew Jackson, who became the seventh president of the United States (1829–37). She died less than three months before his inauguration.

Article Details:

Rachel Jackson

  • Author

    History.com Staff

  • Website Name

    History.com

  • Year Published

    2009

  • Title

    Rachel Jackson

  • URL

    http://www.history.com/topics/first-ladies/rachel-jackson

  • Access Date

    August 02, 2014

  • Publisher

    A+E Networks