'Hamilton53'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Hamilton of Coats, Hamilton of Dulatter, Hamilton of Dunnemanagh (Dunamana or Dunnymana), Hamilton of St. Christopher

                               
James Hamilton of Dulatter, co. Tyrone (a 1621, d before 04.1637)
m. Euphemia
1. James Hamilton of Dulatter (a 1667)
A. John Hamilton of Dulatter
  m. Sarah Hamilton (dau of Sir William Hamilton of Manor Elieston)
  i. John Hamilton of Dunnemanagh, co. Tyrone (a 05.1741)
a. William Hamilton of Dunnemanagh (Dunnymana) (b 1708, d 30.07.1762, MP)
  The following is supported by TCB (vol 5, 'Hamilton of Dunaman', p401+).
m. (c1735) Catherine Leslie (dau of Rev. George Leslie of Clones)
  (1) Sir John Stewart (Stuart) Hamilton of Dunnemanagh (Dunamana), Sheriff of co. Tyrone then co. Dublin, 1st Bart (b c17401, d 04.1802, MP)
  m1. (06.1763/1767) Martha Eaton (dau of Thomas Eaton of Dublin by Martha)
  m2. (c11.1770) Sophia Hamilton (dsps, dau of Frederick Hamilton, 3rd Viscount Boyne, by Bridget Mooney)
  (A) child (d c1803)
  'HamiltonHistory' identifies John's last wife as Susan, dau of _Meecum of Samper & niece of Lady Ormond. TCB identifies her as ...
  m3/4.(c1774) Susanna Maguire (dau of Philip Maguire of Tempo by Frances, dau of Nicholas Morres of Lateragh)
  (B) Sir John Charles Hamilton of Dunnemanagh (Dunamana), 2nd Bart (dsp 13.12.1818)
  'HamiltonHistory' suggests that John d unm but TCB suggests that he married as follows.
  m1. Catherine McCormick
  m2. (after 1806) Anne Allen (widow of _ Alexander)
  m4/3. (1800) Jane Hamilton (dau of William Hamilton of Grange & Lisdiven House)
  Jane is shown by 'HamiltonHistory' as John's 3rd wife, whom he married in 1800. 'HamiltonHistory' does not give a date for John's marriage to Susan Meecum whilst TCB shows his marriage to a Susan being under licence dated 1774. We presume that, if this marriage to Jane took place, it was in fact after the marriage to Susan.
  (2) William Hamilton (dsp 1793)
  (3) Margaret Hamilton (d 10.12.1803)
m. (01.10.1763) John Enery of Bawnboy, Sheriff of Cavan then Longford then Fermanagh
  b. Mary Hamilton
  m. (c1729) David Crawfurd of Belfast & Florida Manor (d 05.05.1734)
  m. (10.1754) Andrew Nixon of Cavan (d 1757)
  c. daughter
  m. Henry Shaw of Ballygally Castle
  d. Isabel Hamilton (d 16.02.1760)
  m. Christopher Fleming, 'Lord Slane' (dsp 1772)
  e. daughter
  m. John Hamilton of Hamiltons Grove
  ii. Ann Hamilton
  m. James Hamilton of Comber (d c05.1723, Major, brother of William, Mary Anne & Lucy)
2.+ other issue including John, Patrick

 

 

Gustavus Hamilton of St. Thomas Middle Island (a 1711)
1. William Hamilton of St. Christopher (a 1748)
  A. Henry Douglas Hamilton of Hamiltons, Nevis (a 1771)
  i. Andrew Hamilton (a 1817, rector of Knipton, Leicestershire) had issue
  ii. William Hamilton
  a. child (d unm)
  B. William Hamilton of St. Christopher (dsp 10.1780, Attorney General of the Leeward Islands)
  m. (1770) Isabella Erskine (dau of Henry, Earl of Buchan, m2. John, Earl of Glencairn)
  C. Andrew Hamilton of St. Christopher (b 1743?)
  m. Hannah Vaughan (b c1748, d 1782)
  i.+ issue - William, Andrew, Vaughan
  D. daughter 'of Olivees'

 

 

Anderson & BLG1886 start with an uncle & nephew whom we show as connected as follows. We have assumed that Andrew was Paul's paternal uncle rather than his maternal uncle.
?? Hamilton
1. Paul Hamilton of Coats (a 1608, 1634, dsp, Captain of the Island of Arran)
  m. Margaret Hamilton
2. ?? Hamilton
A. Andrew Hamilton of Coats (a 07.1635)
  i. William Hamilton of Coats (a 1661)
  a. John Hamilton of Coats (b 1658)
  Anderson ends with mentioning John and his brothers but reports that John was succeeded by his brother. BLG1886 shows that John had the following family.
  m. (1686) Ann McDonald (dau of (Alexander) McDonald of Sanda by Ann, dau of Sir James Stuart of Bute & aunt of 1st Earl of Bute)
  (1) Archibald Hamilton
  (A) John Hamilton of Deer Park (near Greenock)
  m(1). Jane Campbell ("of the Argyll family")
  (i) Hugh Hamilton
  (ii) William Hamilton had issue
  m. (21.04.1817) Mary Wilkinson (dau of John Wilkinson)
  (iii) daughter
  m. John Douglas (brother of Sir Neil)
  (iv) daughter
  m. Thomas Forsyth
  (a)+ issue - William (QC), Sir Thomas Douglas
  b. Patrick Hamilton of Coats (a 1721, tacksman of Drumlabarra, Arran)
  c. Robert Hamilton (a 1700)

Main source(s) (see here):
(1) For upper section (uploaded 05.12.16) : 'HamiltonHistory' ('Dunnemanagh, Co. Tyrone', p946+)
(2) For middle section (uploaded 05.12.16) : 'HamiltonHistory' ('St. Christopher, West Indies', p1081+)
(2) For lower section (uploaded 07.12.16) : BLG1886 ('Hamilton of Hilston') with some support from 'AndersonMemoirs' ('Coats, Parish of Old Monkland', p264)
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