Lee Thomas Hamilton

May 1853–18 December 1936 (Age 83)
Montgomery, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Lee Thomas

When Lee Thomas Hamilton was born in May 1853, in Montgomery, North Carolina, United States, his father, William Hamilton, was 58 and his mother, Mary Polly Morgan, was 41. He married Julia Anne Marks on 24 February 1876, in Montgomery, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in Oakland Township, Chatham, North Carolina, United States in 1900 and Township 9 Thompson, Alamance, North Carolina, United States in 1910. He died on 18 December 1936, in Montgomery, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 83.

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Lee Thomas Hamilton
Julia Anne Marks
Marriage: 24 February 1876
Sarah Hamilton
Alexander Hamilton
Mary Louvennia Hamilton
Nora Hamilton
Adlaide B. Hamilton

Spouse and Children

24 February 1876
Montgomery, North Carolina, United States


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World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Roanoke Island

Age 9

On February 7, 1862, General Burnside's expedition started with the Battle of Roanoke Island. The battle was mostly fought by the Union and Confederate Navy's. This was a Union victory.

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 22

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: habitational name from what is now a deserted village in the parish of Barkby, Leicestershire. This is named from Old English hamel ‘crooked’ + dūn ‘hill’. Hamilton near Glasgow was founded by the Hamiltons and named after them. In Ireland, this name may have replaced Hamill in a few cases. It has also been used as the equivalent of the Irish (Cork) name Ó hUrmholtaigh.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Lee S Hamelton, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Lea* Hamelton, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lee Hamilton in household of Wm Hamilton, "United States Census, 1870"

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