Andrew Jackson Dozier

1808–30 November 1888 (Age 80)
Hughart, Greenbrier, W. Va.

The Life of Andrew Jackson

When Andrew Jackson Dozier was born in 1808, his father, Henry Dozier, was 40 and his mother, Nancy Elizabeth "Betsy" Hedrick, was 37. He married MARY ADELLA ROBINSON on 4 November 1840, in Chambers, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Chambers, Alabama, United States in 1850 and Williamsburg, Greenbrier, West Virginia, United States in 1880. He died on 30 November 1888, at the age of 80.

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Andrew Jackson Dozier
Marriage: 4 November 1840
Andrew Jackson Dozier
Malinda C. Dozier
Henry Dozier

Spouse and Children

4 November 1840
Chambers, Alabama, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 0

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1819 · Constitution of 1819

Age 11

The Alabama Enabling Act was signed on March 2, 1819, by President James Monroe. This enabled the people to form a constitution and state government which paved the way for Alabama to enter the union.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 22

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

French (Huguenot): from Old French osier ‘osier’, ‘willow’, with the preposition d(e) ‘from’, applied as a topographic name for someone who lived near a plantation of willows, or perhaps as a metonymic occupational name for a basket maker.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Andw J Dozier, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Andrew L Dozier, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Andrew Dozier in household of Henry Dozier, "United States Census, 1880"

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