William Alexander Hamilton

Male 1841 - 1923  (82 years)


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  • Name William Alexander Hamilton 
    Born 1841  , Floyd, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1 Mar 1875  Hays, Ellis, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Farmer 
    Died 1923  , , Arkansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5682  Enchanted Family Tree
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2012 

    Father David Hamilton,   b. 1785, , , Tennessee, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1875, Goodloe, Floyd, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Sarah Fitz Patrick,   b. 1800, , , Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 27 Jul 1813  , Floyd, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4214  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Louise L. Galloway,   b. 1839, , , Tennessee, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1886, Hamilton, Skadgit, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Married 1870  , , Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Ashford Hamilton,   b. 25 Jun 1871, Hays, Ellis, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1952  (Age 81 years)
    +2. Motz Hamilton,   b. 15 Feb 1875, Hays, Ellis, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1939, Hamilton, Skadgit, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +3. Edna Alice Hamilton,   b. 30 Jan 1877,   d. 30 Mar 1953  (Age 76 years)
    +4. William Maurice Hamilton,   b. 21 Jun 1879,   d. 8 Aug 1969  (Age 90 years)
     5. Garfield Hamilton,   b. 1 Jan 1884,   d. 5 Jan 1945  (Age 61 years)
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2012 
    Family ID F3256  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Hannah Baldridge 
    Married 18 Jun 1855  , Johnson, Kentucy, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
    +1. Ira Hamilton,   b. 3 Jun 1855, , , Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1930, Memorial Park Hospital, Caldwell, Canyon County, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     2. John Hamilton,   b. 1859,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Mary Hamilton,   b. 1862,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Americas Hamilton,   b. 1865,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2012 
    Family ID F4211  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Eliza Jane Sexton,   b. Oct 1874, Ashland, Boyd, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1955, McAlester, Pittsburg, Oklahoma, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married 1892 
    Children 
     1. Ben Harrison Hamilton,   b. 1893
     2. James Blain Hamilton,   b. 1894
     3. William Mckinley Hamilton,   b. 1896,   d. 1904  (Age 8 years)
     4. Theodore Roosevelt Hamilton,   b. 25 Mar 1903, Indian Territory , , Oklahoma, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1993  (Age 90 years)
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2012 
    Family ID F4213  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1841 - , Floyd, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Jun 1855 - , Johnson, Kentucy, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1870 - , , Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1 Mar 1875 - Hays, Ellis, Kansas, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1923 - , , Arkansas, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    History of Hamilton on the Skagit river Chapter One:
    History of Hamilton on the Skagit river Chapter One:
    History of Hamilton on the Skagit river Chapter One:
    Coal and the era before William Hamilton
    This points to a webpage of another site.
    We thought it was interesting so we linked it here http://www.stumpranchonline.com/skagitjournal/Upriver/Uto-Conc/Hamilton01-TownIntro.html
    Chapter 2: William Hamilton arrives in 1877
    Chapter 2: William Hamilton arrives in 1877
    He gives the upriver town his name
    This is a Webpage on another site that is very interesting
    http://www.skagitriverjournal.com/Upriver/Uto-Conc/Hamilton/Town/Ham02-WHamiltonBio.html
    Hamilton to Hamilton Connection
    Hamilton to Hamilton Connection
    This explains what we are searching for.

    This points to a page within our site. http://enchantedfamily.com/staveness/staveness-hamilton-connections

  • Sources 
    1. [S43] - City, County, State, or Church Records.
      This is how his birth day was calculated:
      Marriage 1855 age 19 > b. 1836
      Census 1875 age 36 > b. 1839
      Census 1885 age 52 > b. 1823

    2. [S43] - City, County, State, or Church Records.
      The 1885 Skagit County, Washington Territorial Census:
      HAMILTON, Wm 52 M W Merchant M KY
      Louisa 46 F W M TN
      Ashford 13 M W S KS
      Motes 10 M W S KS
      Alice 8 F W S WT
      Morris 5 M W S WT
      Garfield 1 M W S WT

    3. [S8] - Misc Source Notes.
      The family came to the State of Kansas from the State of Indiana. The family moved to a homestead at the site of Hamilton, Washington. It is said that William "Bill" Hamilton was a promoter. And he later sold the township of Hamilton, Washington for the sum of $48,000.00

    4. [S43] - City, County, State, or Church Records, Page 11 (Reliability: 3), 1 Mar 1875.
      1875 Federal Census - Hays City - Big Creek Township - Ellis Co., Kansas, Page 11, 1st day of March 1875
      33 107 87 William Hamilton 36 M W Farmer Kentucky Indiana
      34 Louise Hamilton 31 F " Tennessee Indiana
      35 Ira Hamilton 18 M " Farming Kentucky Indiana
      36 John Hamilton 16 M " " Kentucky Indiana
      37 Mary Hamilton 13 F " Kentucky Indiana
      38 America Hamilton 10 F " Kentucky Indiana
      39 Ashford Hamilton 2 M " Kansas Kansas
      40 Motz Hamilton 3/12 M " kansas Kansas

    5. [S43] - City, County, State, or Church Records.
      Johnson County, Kentucky Marriages 1853-1855
      Mar date Groom/Bride LVG age status born

      Jun 18, 1855 William Hamilton FLD 19 single FLD

      Hannah Baldridge JHN 21 single LEE
      from Johnson County, Kentucky web site