- Anonymous1 month agoFavorite Answer
Led by Henry Clay, the name “Whigs” was derived from the English antimonarchist party and and was an attempt to portray Jackson as "King Andrew." The Whigs were one of the two major political parties in the United States from the late 1830s through the early 1850s.
- Anonymous1 month ago
Wikipedia and Google can answer that for you in seconds. try them, it's not like attempting rocket science or brain surgery.