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Ajohnson

Andrew Johnson, 17th President of the United States






TermEdit

17th President of the United States
Democratic
April 15, 1865 - March 4, 1869  (56-60)
Preceded by Abraham Lincoln
Succeeded by Ulysses S. Grant


16th Vice President of the United States
March 4, 1865 - April 15, 1865  (56)
Preceded by Hannibal Hamlin
Succeeded by Schuyler Colfax


19th Governor of Tennessee
March 12, 1862 - March 4, 1865  (53-56)
Preceded by Isham G. Harris
Succeeded by Edward H. East


17th Governor of Tennessee
October 17, 1853 - November 3, 1857  (44-48)
Preceded by William B. Campbell
Succeeded by Isham G. Harris


DataEdit

Ful Name Andrew Johnson
Born December 29, 1808
Birthplace Raleigh, North Carolina
Died July 31, 1875  (66 years)
Deathplace Elizabethton, Tennessee


ParentsEdit

Jacob Johnson
Born April 17, 1778
Father Andrew William Johnson  (1748-95) (47 years)
Mother Hannah Henkel  (1750-83) (33 years)
Marriage 1801 - 1812  (11 years, died)
Died January 4, 1812  (33 years)


Mary McDonough
Born July 17, 1783
Father Andrew McDonough Jr.  (1759-1846) (87 years)
Mother Mary Ruth Lindley  (1764-1850) (86 years)
Children 3
Died February 13, 1856  (72 years)


SiblingsEdit

1. William Patterson Johnson  (1803-65) (62 years)

(married 1832  Sarah Giddings  (1816-82) (66 years))

2. Elizabeth Johnson  (1806-09) (3 years)


MarriagesEdit

1. Eliza McCardle
Born October 4, 1810
Father John McCardle  (1780-1826) (46 years)
Mother Sarah Phillips  (1789-1851) (62 years)
Marriage May 17, 1827 - July 31, 1875  (48 years, died)
Died January 15, 1876  (65 years)


ChildrenEdit

1. Martha Johnson
Born October 25, 1828
Husband David Trotter Patterson  (1818-91) (73 years)
Marriage December 13, 1855 - November 3, 1891  (35 years, widowed)
Children Andrew, Mary
Died July 10, 1901  (72 years)


2. Charles Johnson
Born February 19, 1830
Died April 4, 1863  (33 years)


3. Mary Johnson
Born May 8, 1832
First Husband Daniel Stover  (1826-64) (38 years)
First Marriage April 27, 1852 - December 18, 1864  (12 years, widowed)
Children Eliza, Lillie, Sarah, Andrew
Second Husband William Ramsay Brown  (1819-1902) (83 years)
Second Marriage April 2, 1869 - 1876  (6-7 years, divorced)
Died April 19, 1883  (50 years)


4. Robert Johnson
Born February 22, 1834
Died April 22, 1869  (35 years)


5. Andrew Johnson Jr.
Born August 5, 1852
Wife Kate May Rumbough  (1857-1930) (72 years)
Marriage November 25, 1875 - Marcn 12, 1879  (3 years, died)
Died March 12, 1879  (26 years)


OccupationEdit

U.S. Senator from Tennessee  (1857-62, 1875)

U.S. Representative from Tennessee's 1st District  (1843-53)

Member of the Tennessee State Senate  (1841-43)

Member of the Tennessee House of Representatives  (1835-37, 1839-41)

Mayor of Greeneville, Tennessee  (1834-35)

Alderman of Greeneville, Tennessee  (1829-34)

Tailor



Military ServiceEdit

Brigadier General in the United States Army  (1862-65)


CabinetEdit

Secretary of State
William H. Seward  (1801-72) NY 1865-69


Secretary of the Treasury
Hugh McCulloch  (1808-95) IN 1865-69


Secretary of War
Edwin Stanton  (1814-69) PA 1865-68
John Schofield  (1831-1906) IL 1868-69


Attorney General
James Speed  (1812-87) KY 1865-66
Henry Stanbery  (1803-81) OH 1866-68
William M. Evarts  (1818-1901) NY 1868-69


Secretary of the Navy
Gideon Welles  (1802-78) CT 1865-69


Postmaster General
William Dennison Jr.  (1815-82) OH 1865-66
Alexander Randall  (1819-72) WI 1866-69


Secretary of the Interior
John Palmer Usher  (1816-89) IN 1865
James Harlan  (1820-99) IA 1865-66
Orville Hickman Browning  (1806-81) IL 1866-69


United States Supreme CourtEdit

Chief Justice
Salmon P. Chase  (1808-73) OH 1864-73  (9 years)


Associate Justices
James Moore Wayne  (1790-1867) GA 1835-67  (32 years)
John Catron  (1786-1865) TN 1837-65  (28 years)
Samuel Nelson  (1792-1875) NY 1845-72  (27 years)
Robert Cooper Grier  (1794-1870) PA 1846-70  (24 years)
Nathan Clifford  (1803-81) ME 1858-81  (23 years)
Noah Haynes Swayne  (1804-84) OH 1862-81  (19 years)
Samuel Freeman Miller  (1816-90) IA 1862-90  (28 years)
David Davis  (1815-86) IL 1862-77  (15 years)
Stephen Johnson Field  (1816-99) CA 1863-97  (34 years)