Alexander F Jr Hamilton

1891–1974 (Age 82)
Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Alexander F Jr

When Alexander F Jr Hamilton was born on 1 December 1891, his father, Alexander F Hamilton, was 35 and his mother, Louisa Hrobsky, was 24. He married Orpha Leone Coon on 22 August 1918, in Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin, United States for about 40 years and Wisconsin, United States in 1974. He died on 9 January 1974, at the age of 82.

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Alexander F Jr Hamilton
Orpha Leone Coon
Marriage: 22 August 1918
Ralph Kenneth Hamilton
Venice L Hamilton
Jeanne Hamilton
Carol Jane Hamilton

Spouse and Children

22 August 1918
Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin, United States


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    Alexander F Hamilton





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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 16

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 22

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

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)

  • Aleander Hamilton Jr., "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alexander Hamilton Jr. in household of Alexander Hamilton Sr., "United States Census, 1900"
  • Alexander Hamilton in household of Alexander Hamilton, "United States Census, 1910"

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