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Hamilton, George, first earl of Orkneylocked

(bap. 1666, d. 1737)
  • Lawrence B. Smith

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Hamilton, George, first earl of Orkney (bap. 1666, d. 1737), army officer, was the fifth son of William Douglas [see Hamilton, William, third duke of Hamilton (1634–1694)], and his wife, Anne Hamilton, suo jure duchess of Hamilton (1632–1716). He was born at ...

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