Andrew Jackson Tyson

8 April 1846–9 July 1910 (Age 64)
Falkland, Pitt, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Andrew Jackson

When Andrew Jackson Tyson was born on 8 April 1846, in Falkland, Pitt, North Carolina, United States, his father, George Washington Tyson Sr., was 40 and his mother, Sarah Ann Taylor, was 32. He married Sarah Elizabeth Cooper on 3 August 1882, in Tate, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Pitt, North Carolina, United States in 1850. He died on 9 July 1910, in Arkabutla, Tate, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Arkabutla, Tate, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Jackson Tyson
1846–1910
Sarah Elizabeth Cooper
1867–1894
Marriage: 3 August 1882
Leona Tyson
1883–1883
Randolph Tyson
1883–1883
Charles Franklin Tyson
1885–1945
Arthur Thomas Tyson
1887–1888
Ella Irene Tyson
1889–1972

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 August 1882
Tate, Mississippi, United States
children

(5)

    Leona Tyson

    Female1883–1883Female

    Randolph Tyson

    Male1883–1883Male

    Male1885–1945Male

    Arthur Thomas Tyson

    Male1887–1888Male

    Female1889–1972Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Frances Ann L Tyson

    Female1837–1859Female

    Thomas Mason Tyson

    Male1838–1904Male

    Nancy Jane V. Tyson

    Female1841–1865Female

    Rachel Louisa Tyson

    Female1843–1861Female

    George Washington Tyson Jr.

    Male1846–1887Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1853 · First State Fair

Age 7

The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.
1861

Age 15

Mississippi became the second state to leave the Union at the start of the Civil War in 1861.
1863

Age 17

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Dyson ( see Dye ).2 English: nickname for someone with a fiery temperament, from Old French tison ‘firebrand’.3 Americanized spelling of German Theissen or Theisen .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Andrew Tyson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Andrew I Tison in household of George W Tison, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Andrew Jackson Tyson, "Find A Grave Index"

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