meaning of andrew johnson

andrew johnson meaning in General Dictionary

seventeenth President regarding the US; was elected vice president and succeeded Lincoln whenever Lincoln ended up being assassinated; was impeached but acquitted by one vote (1808-1875)

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Schofield at Franklin, and on the 15th-16th of December was utterly defeated by Thomas at Nashville, the Federals thus securing virtually undisputed control of the state.1 After the occupation of the state by the Federal armies in 1862 Andrew Johnson was appointed military governor by the president (confirmed March 3, 1862), and held the office until inaugurated vice-president on the 4th of March 1865.

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