Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Birthplace of Andrew Jackson

Marker ID: DAR 29-9
Location: intersection of Charlotte Highway (U.S. 521) and Old Church Rd., Van Wyck, SC
County: Lancaster
Coordinates: N 34° 50.184    W 080° 48.449
  34.8364    -80.80748333
Style: Free Standing **


Seventh President of the United States. Near this site on South Carolina soil Andrew Jackson was born on March 15, 1767, at the plantation whereon James Crawford lived and where Jackson himself said he was born.

Erected 1967 by Waxhaws Chapter - Daughters of the American Revolution.


More Information:
Wikipedia - Andrew Jackson
The White House - Andrew Jackson
Location of Andrew Jackson's birthplace still under debate, 244 years later