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Lieut William Hamilton
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Birth: Mar. 20, 1740
Death: Sep. 21, 1823
Pennsylvania, USA

William Hamilton served in the Patriot Forces during the Revolutionary War. His wife received a pension for his services. The gravemarker should read 1st Lieut 1st Co. YORK COUNTY PA MILITIA. William Hamilton also served in the 3rd PA Continental Line and Capt. Isaac Corren's Company of Artillery. William Hamilton had many children and many descendants are/were members of the SAR & DAR. He and his father John Hamilton are mentioned in the York. Adams, and Washington County histories.

William Hamilton was originally buried elsewhere but was reburied at Evergreen Cemetery a long time ago. He has many descendants who are/were members of the Daughters of the American Revolution and Sons of the American Revolution. The submitter is a descendant and SAR member. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Hamilton (1713 - 1798)
  Florence Morrow Hamilton (1717 - 1800)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Magdalena Bittinger Hamilton (1754 - 1843)
 
 Children:
  Margaret Hamilton Hamilton (1776 - 1870)*
  John Hamilton (1779 - 1850)*
  William B. Hamilton (1782 - 1858)*
  George Hamilton (1792 - 1867)*
  David Hamilton (1795 - 1886)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Hamilton (1740 - 1823)
  James Hamilton (1743 - 1793)**
  John Hamilton (1754 - 1837)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: texmexfla
Record added: Jun 22, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14673133
Lieut William Hamilton
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Lieut William Hamilton
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Lieut William Hamilton
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7th Great Uncle...RIP
- Eric Krisher
 Added: May. 31, 2017

- Deborah Barber
 Added: Feb. 10, 2016
6th great grandfather, your service is appreciated. Thank you for your sacrifices.
- Crystal Watford
 Added: Jul. 20, 2015
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