Jackson was the first president whose home state was neither Massachusetts or Virginia.
Indian Removal Act
The practice of a successful political party giving public office to its supporters.
Trail of Tears
Laid out the relationship between tribes and the state and federal governments
Andrew Jackson Interesting Facts!
The Indian Removal Act was signed into law by President Andrew Jackson on May 28, 1830.
In 1838 and 1839, as part of Andrew Jackson's Indian removal policy, the Cherokee nation was forced to give up its lands east of the Mississippi River and to migrate to an area in present-day Oklahoma. The Cherokee people called this journey the "Trail of Tears," because of its devastating effects
1. Jackson killed a man in a duel. 2. Both North Carolina and South Carolina claim to be his birthplace.3. He adopted two Native American boys.