Margaret Ann Hamilton

10 August 1673–1728 (Age 54)
Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland

The Life of Margaret Ann

When Margaret Ann Hamilton was born on 10 August 1673, in Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland, her father, John Hamilton, 8th of Udston, Sheriff of Clydesdale, was 39 and her mother, Elizabeth Govan, was 23. She married Walter Morton on 21 October 1694. She died in 1728, in Queen Anne's, Maryland, United States, at the age of 55.

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Walter Morton
1669–
Margaret Ann Hamilton
1673–1728
Marriage: 21 October 1694

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 October 1694

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(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (1)

1706

Age 33

Historical Boundaries - 1707: Queen Anne's, Maryland Colony, British Colonial America; 1776: Queen Anne's, Maryland, United States

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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