Born: Dec. 29, 1808, in Raleigh, N.C.
Died: July 31, 1875, in Elizabethton, Tenn.
Burial Place: Andrew Johnson National Cemetery in Greeneville, Tenn. (Visited: May 2005)
|In 1852, Johnson purchased the land surrounding Signal Hill because he enjoyed the view.|
|Andrew and Eliza Johnson’s graves are at the center of the family plot.|
|In 1878, the family erected an obelisk over the graves of Andrew and his wife Eliza.|