Andrew Jackson’s Women

ANDREW JACKSON, DONALD TRUMP, JOE BIDEN. AN AUTHOR’S JOURNEY

Publishing Update from Ludwig M. Deppisch, Writer and Editor of This Website. The Women in the Life of Andrew Jackson, my third book will be published by McFarland & Company, Publishers, sometime during the next three or four months. Although the book’s title may imply womanizing on the part of the Seventh US President, Jackson …

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ANDREW JACKSON and DONALD TRUMP. ONE WAS MONOGAMOUS

Presidents Andrew Jackson and Donald Trump possessed many similarities both before and during their respective presidencies. Both would be considered macho men- – tall and imposing, proud, boisterous, accomplished, and triumphantly elected from backgrounds beyond politics. However, the two differed in two significant respects – fertility and women. Donald Trump is the father of five …

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ANDREW JACKSON: PRESIDENT TRUMP’S FAVORITE PRESIDENT

Donald Trump, the 45th US president made it known that Andrew Jackson, the 7th US president, was his favorite predecessor. This affinity is the likely reason that the scheduled replacement of Andrew Jackson’s visage on the twenty dollar bill has been delayed until at least 2029. I am often asked about the similarities between the …

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THE WOMEN IN ANDREW JACKSON’S ORBIT……The Ladies Who Influenced A President

Dear Friends, This blog has been inactive even moribund for many months, a situation that this author is determined to correct. First an explanation – many interesting and rather long travels, to the Panama Canal, along the Danube, Vienna, and most recently a cruise from Sydney to Singapore. Another, and more than satisfying, explanation – …

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JOHN HENRY EATON. CHAOS IN PRESIDENT ANDREW JACKSON’S CABINET

John Eaton was President Jackson’s Secretary of War. This cabinet choice was controversial and ultimately disruptive. Not the first time that a president, upon reflection, would want a ‘do over,’ as President Trump retrospectively regrets his selection of Jeff Sessions as Attorney General. Eaton (1790-1856) had much to recommend him for Secretary of War. He …

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ANDREW JACKSON: THE WOMEN IN HIS ORBIT

Please check out my blog: Firstladiesofamerica.com Six women had profound effects upon Andrew Jackson, affecting his behavior, his character, his emotional and physical well-being, and the success or lack thereof of his actions. This is the topic of my next book, which is about one-third completed. Elizabeth Jackson was the mother who instilled in her …

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JOHN QUINCY ADAMS & ANDREW JACKSON

From Policy Allies to Political Enemies   John Quincy Adams, the sixth United States President, was succeeded in 1828 by Andrew Jackson, its seventh president. Their rivalry during both the 1824 and 1828 presidential campaigns became both politically intense and personally hateful. Jackson blamed Adams for the death of his beloved wife Rachel who perished …

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