Andrew Jackson Langton

1840–
Ohio, United States

The Life of Andrew Jackson

When Andrew Jackson Langton was born in 1840, in Ohio, United States, his father, James Langton, was 40 and his mother, Elizabeth, was 43. He married Anna Elizabeth Bradford on 18 July 1867, in Jasper, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Carpenter Township, Clay, Arkansas, United States in 1880 and Muskogee, Oklahoma, United States in 1910. He died in Oklahoma, United States, and was buried in Tahlequah, Cherokee, Oklahoma, United States.

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Andrew Jackson Langton
1840–
Anna Elizabeth Bradford
1852–
Marriage: 18 July 1867
Thomas Rickmond Langton
1869–1962
James Tolbert Langton
1872–
Joseph Langton
1876–
Elizabeth Ann Langton
1887–1930

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 July 1867
Jasper, Illinois, United States
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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 20

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1871

Age 31

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of numerous places so called from Old English lang ‘long’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. (Langton in County Durham, however, has the same etymology as Langdon ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jackson Langdon in household of James Langdon, "United States Census, 1870"
  • A Jackson Langton in household of James Langton, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Andrew Langton, "United States Census, 1880"

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