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Rachel Jackson Donelson Eckford
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Birth: Apr. 11, 1835
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Death: Mar. 22, 1888
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA

Rachel was born to Andrew Jackson Donelson and his wife Emily Tennessee. Andrew Jackson Donelson was the grand nephew of President Andrew Jackson and his wife Rachel Donelson. This Rachel was born in the White House in Washington, D.C. after the death of her famous namesake. Married first General William B. Knox. Married a second time to Captain John Eckford. 
 
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 Parents:
  Andrew Jackson Donelson (1799 - 1871)
  Emily Tennessee Donelson Donelson (1807 - 1836)
 
 Spouses:
  William B. Knox (____ - 1880)*
  John Eckford (1835 - 1891)*
 
 Siblings:
  Daniel S. Donelson (____ - 1864)*
  Mary Emily Donelson Wilcox (1829 - 1905)*
  John S. Donelson (1832 - 1863)*
  Rachel Jackson Donelson Eckford (1835 - 1888)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
My sister, Rachel Jackson, Dau of Hon. A.J. Donelson, wife of John Eckford born at the White House, Washington, D.C. died San Antonio, Texas
 
Burial:
City Cemetery #2
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA
Plot: 31
 
Created by: Carol
Record added: Oct 05, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30309170
Rachel Jackson <i>Donelson</i> Eckford
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Rachel Jackson <i>Donelson</i> Eckford
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