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date: 19 September 2020

Hamilton, Alexanderlocked

(1757–1804)
  • Forrest McDonald

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Hamilton, Alexander (1757–1804), politician in the United States of America, was born on 11 January 1757 in Nevis, British West Indies, the second of two illegitimate sons of James Hamilton (c.1718–1799), itinerant trader, and Rachel Faucett Lavien (c.1729–1768). His father deserted the family when ...

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