Andrew Jackson Gideon

23 October 1881–17 October 1953 (Age 72)
Blount, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson Gideon was born on 23 October 1881, in Blount, Tennessee, United States as the son of William Gideon and Mary Elizabeth Gardner. He married Mary Elizabeth Leatherwood on 19 September 1908, in Blount, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Clover Hill, Blount, Tennessee, United States in 1930 and Civil District 6, Blount, Tennessee, United States in 1940. He died on 17 October 1953, in Blount, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Grandview Cemetery, Maryville, Blount, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Jackson Gideon
Mary Elizabeth Leatherwood
Marriage: 19 September 1908
Maude Leona Gideon
Carl Jackson Gideon
Rowena M Gideon
Roma E Gideon

Spouse and Children

19 September 1908
Blount, Tennessee, United States


Parents and Siblings

    William Gideon


    Mary Elizabeth Gardner




    William W Gideon


    Frank J Gideon



    Daisy B Gideon


World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Age 5

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 19

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

From the Greek form of the scriptural name, Gidhón in Hebrew, which has been translated as "cutter down," or brave soldier

Sources (3)

  • Jack A Gideon, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jack A Gideon, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Jackson Gideon in household of Mary E Gideon, "United States Census, 1910"

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