Perkins C. Hamilton

about 1844–
Hancock, Waushara, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Perkins C.

When Perkins C. Hamilton was born about 1844, in Hancock, Waushara, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Charles Wesley Hamilton, was 32 and his mother, Annis Adeline Shattuck, was 25.

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Family Time Line

Charles Wesley Hamilton
1812–1900
Annis Adeline Shattuck
1819–1871
Harriet Adeline Hamilton
1840–1935
Alfred D. Hamilton
1842–
Perkins C. Hamilton
1844–
Edwin M. Hamilton
1846–
Frank S. Hamilton
1848–
Lydia Hamilton
1850–
Laura Hamilton
1852–
Edwin Nathaniel Hamilton
1854–1940
Alvin J. Hamilton
1859–1859

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1846

Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1854 · The Creation of the Republican Party

Age 10

A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim that the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.
1863

Age 19

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Anglo-Saxon: Hamill, Hamill, and tun, farm, meaning the farm of Hamill

Sources (1)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Perkins C. Hamilton - Government record: birth: about 1849; Berlin, Marathon, Wisconsin, United States

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