Andrew Jackson Vannoy

27 March 1821–8 May 1909 (Age 88)
Wilkes, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Andrew Jackson

When Andrew Jackson Vannoy was born on 27 March 1821, in Wilkes, North Carolina, United States, his father, Jesse Vannoy, was 39 and his mother, Mary Polly KilbyVannoy, was 35. He married Mary Reeves on 7 January 1847, in Ashe, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 8 May 1909, in Ashe, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Ashe, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Jackson Vannoy
Mary Reeves
Marriage: 7 January 1847
Malinda or Sarah Vannoy
Charity Louise Vannoy
Dora Vannoy
Alfred Henderson Vannoy
Thomas Preston Vannoy
James Buchanan Vannoy
Amanda Catherine Vannoy
Mary Etta Vannoy
Jesse Alexander Vannoy

Spouse and Children

7 January 1847
Ashe, North Carolina, United States


    Malinda or Sarah Vannoy


    Charity Louise Vannoy


    Alfred Henderson Vannoy




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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 4

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · Trail of Tears

Age 9

In the 1830's, President Jackson called for all the Native Americans to be forced off their own land. As the Cherokee were forced out of North Carolina many of them hid in the mountains of North Carolina.

Age 25

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Van Noye, a habitational name for someone from a place named with Middle Dutch ooye, oye ‘(water) meadow’, as for example Hoye, near Ghent, Belgium. It may also be a Dutch form of French De la Noye ( see Delano ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • A J Vannoy, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Andrew J Vannoy, "United States Census, 1900"
  • A J Vanoy, "United States Census, 1880"

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