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Hamilton, James, first duke of Abercornlocked

(1811–1885)
  • G. B. Smith
  • , revised by Peter Gray

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Hamilton, James, first duke of Abercorn (1811–1885), landowner and politician, eldest son of James, Viscount Hamilton (d. 1814), and his wife, Harriet, daughter of the Hon. John Douglas, was born on 21 January 1811 in Seamore Place, Mayfair, Westminster. He succeeded as ...

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