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 Elizabeth <I>Hutchinson</I> Jackson

Elizabeth Hutchinson Jackson

Birth
County Antrim, Northern Ireland
Death 2 Nov 1781 (aged 43–44)
Lancaster County, South Carolina, USA
Burial Riverside, Lancaster County, South Carolina, USA
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Memorial ID 10225235 · View Source
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Mother of
the 7TH U.S. President,
Andrew Jackson (1767)

Revolutionary War S.C. Patriot,
Robert Jackson (1764) P.O.W. held by British,
Died of Smallpox, 17 years old.

Revolutionary War S.C. Patriot,
Hugh Jackson (1763) Battle of Stono Ferry,
S.C., Died in Battle, 16 years old.

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[Memorial Stone] [North Side:] ERECTED TO THE/ MEMORY OF/ ELIZABETH HUTCHINSON/ JACKSON, MOTHER OF/ ANDREW JACKSON/ SEVENTH PRESIDENT/ OF THE / UNITED STATES/ [West Side:] IT WAS HER, 'ZEAL FOR/ ACCOMPLISHMENT/ THAT MADE HANDICAPS/ SEEM TO RESOLVE/ THEMSELVES IN HER/ FAVOR' WHICH ENABLED/ THEM TO ENDURE THE/ HARDSHIPS OF, 'THE/ GREAT WAGGON ROAD/ TO 'THE GARDEN OF/ THE WAXHAWS.' [South Side:] ELIZABETH HUTCHINSON,/ WIFE OF/ ANDREW JACKSON, SR./ OF LARNE, COUNTY/ ANTRIM, IRELAND./ SETTLED IN WAXHAWS/ 1765. WHILE NURSING/ WAXHAW PATRIOTS ON/ A BRITISH PRISON SHIP/ IN CHARLESTON, S.C./ ELIZABETH WAS STRICKEN/ WITH SMALL-POX DIED/ NOVEMBER 1781. BURIED/ NEAR CHARLESTON, S.C./ ERECTED BY CATAWBA/ CHAPTER D.A.R. 1949/ [East Side:] LAST WORDS TO HER/ SON: 'MAKE FRIENDS/ BY BEING HONEST,/ KEEP THEM BY BEING/ STEADFAST. NEVER/ TELL A LIE-- NOR TAKE/ WHAT IS NOT YOUR/ OWN-- NOR SUE FOR/ SLANDER.'


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  • Maintained by: J B Williams & T Slaydon Williams
  • Originally Created by: Mary Clyde Reid
  • Added: 4 Jan 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10225235
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elizabeth Hutchinson Jackson (1737–2 Nov 1781), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10225235, citing Old Waxhaw Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Riverside, Lancaster County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by J B Williams & T Slaydon Williams (contributor 47696685) .