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James Hamilton, Duke of Hamilton

James Hamilton, Duke of Hamilton

Male 1606 - 1649  (42 years)

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  • Name James Hamilton  [1
    Suffix Duke of Hamilton 
    Born 19 Jun 1606  Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    AFN 9FLN-ZS 
    Died 9 Mar 1648/49  Palace Yard, Westminster, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I517789  Stewart Genealogy
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2013 

    Father Ancestors James Hamilton, Marquess of Hamilton,   b. Cal 1588-1589, of, Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1624/25, Whitehall, Westminster, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years) 
    Mother Ancestors Anne Cunningham,   b. of, Kilmaurs, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 4 Nov 1644 
    Married Abt 30 Jan 1602/03 
    Family ID F311695  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Marion Hamilton,   b. Abt 1640,   d. Abt 1685  (Age ~ 45 years)
    Family ID F347608  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Margaret Feilding,   b. Cal 1613,   d. 10 May 1638, Wallingford House Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 25 years) 
    Married 1620 
    Children 
     1. James Hamilton,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. William Hamilton,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Mary Hamilton,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Susanna Hamilton,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Charles Hamilton, "Earl of Arran",   b. Abt 1630,   bur. 30 Apr 1640, Westminster Abbey, Westminster, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 10 years)
    +6. Anne Hamilton, Duchess of Hamilton,   b. 6 Jan 1631/32,   d. Oct 1716, Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Family ID F311704  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Jun 1606 - Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • KINSHIP: Son and heir.

      TITLES: Succeeded father, in 1625 as Marquess of Hamilton [S.], title created 1599; as Earl of Arran [S.], title by charter 1503; as Earl of Cambridge and Baron of Innerdale [S.], titles created, 1619; as Lord Hamilton [S.], title created 1445; as Lord Aberbrothwick [S.], title by charter 1608;
      TITLES: Created Duke of Hamilton, Marquess of Clydesdale, Earl of Arran and Cambridge, Lord Aven and Innerdale [S.], 1643.
      TITLES: Dormant> Upon his death, in 1648/1649, the Barony of Hamilton [S.] and the Barony of Aberbrothwick [S.] became dormant.

      DEATH: Cause> Beheaded.

      CONDITION: Conflict> Listed as "d.s.p.m. {died without male issue}" in 'The Complete Peerage', vol. 1 p. 224; vol. 2 p. 495; listed as "d.s.p.m.s. {died without surviving male issue}" in 'The Complete Peerage', vol. 6 p. 261. [4]

  • Sources 
    1. [S3485] #21 The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct, or Dormant (1910), Cokayne, George Edward (main author) and Vicary Gibbs (added author), (New edition. 13 volumes in 14. London: St. Catherine Press,1910-), vol. 1 p. 4, 224; vol. 2 p. 495; vol. 3 p. 77; vol. 5 p. 22.

    2. [S3485] #21 The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct, or Dormant (1910), Cokayne, George Edward (main author) and Vicary Gibbs (added author), (New edition. 13 volumes in 14. London: St. Catherine Press,1910-), vol. 2 p. 495.

    3. [S3485] #21 The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct, or Dormant (1910), Cokayne, George Edward (main author) and Vicary Gibbs (added author), (New edition. 13 volumes in 14. London: St. Catherine Press,1910-), vol. 1 p. 4, 224; vol. 2 p. 495.

    4. [S3485] #21 The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct, or Dormant (1910), Cokayne, George Edward (main author) and Vicary Gibbs (added author), (New edition. 13 volumes in 14. London: St. Catherine Press,1910-), vol. 1 p. 224; vol. 2 p. 495.