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Hamilton, Hughlocked

  • B. H. Blacker
  • , revised by Philip Carter


Hamilton, Hugh (1729–1805), Church of Ireland bishop of Ossory and author, was born at Knock, co. Dublin, on 26 March 1729, the eldest son of Alexander Hamilton, politician, and Isabella Maxwell. He was descended on his father's side from a Scottish family who had settled in ...

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