Rachel Jackson

1767 - 1828

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Rachel Jackson (née Donelson; June 15, 1767 – December 22, 1828) was the wife of Andrew Jackson, the 7th President of the United States. She lived with him at their home at The Hermitage, where she died just days after his election and before his inauguration in 1829—therefore she never served as First Lady, a role assumed by her niece, Emily Donelson.Rachel Jackson was married at first to Lewis Robards in Nashville. In about 1791, she eloped with Andrew Jackson, believing that Robards had secured the couple a divorce. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rachel Jackson has received more than 772,113 page views. Her biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia. Rachel Jackson is the 650th most popular companion (down from 569th in 2019), the 5,122nd most popular biography from United States (down from 4,748th in 2019) and the 14th most popular American Companion.

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Among companions, Rachel Jackson ranks 650 out of 687Before her are Theodora, daughter of Constantine VII, Anna Sophie of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg, Iset Ta-Hemdjert, Princess Augusta of Saxe-Meiningen, Sophia Louise of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, and Cindy Breakspeare. After her are Sophie, Hereditary Princess of Liechtenstein, Theodora, Ermesinda of Bigorre, Princess Sofia, Duchess of Värmland, Princess Pauline of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, and Prokopia.

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Among people born in 1767, Rachel Jackson ranks 39Before her are Takizawa Bakin, Bernhard Romberg, Black Hawk, Jean-Joseph, Marquis Dessolles, Heinrich Schrader, and William Martin. After her are Tyagaraja and John Pond. Among people deceased in 1828, Rachel Jackson ranks 28Before her are Lady Caroline Lamb, Jacques Lauriston, Gilbert Stuart, François Isaac de Rivaz, Jean-Joseph, Marquis Dessolles, and Samuel Frederick Gray. After her are Vincenzo Monti, Louis Augustin Guillaume Bosc, Thomas Bewick, DeWitt Clinton, Dugald Stewart, and John Oxley.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Rachel Jackson ranks 5,122 out of 15,968Before her are Al Corley (1956), Afeni Shakur (1947), Mike Bloomfield (1943), Angelica Singleton Van Buren (1818), Mary Surratt (1823), and Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton (1757). After her are Eric Roth (1945), Charles Wilkes (1798), Nancy Kelly (1921), Roy Raymond (1947), Tony Todd (1954), and Ethel Merman (1908).

Among COMPANIONS In United States

Among companions born in United States, Rachel Jackson ranks 14Before her are Rosalynn Carter (1927), Mamie Eisenhower (1896), Martha Washington (1731), Wild Bill Hickok (1837), Abigail Adams (1744), and Ellen Axson Wilson (1860). After her are Martha Jefferson (1748), Hannah Van Buren (1783), Sarah Yorke Jackson (1803), Nicole Aniston (1987), Happy Rockefeller (1926), and Karen Pence (1957).