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James Hamilton of Raploch

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Birthplace: Raploch, Ayrshire, Scotland
Death: Died in Raploch, Ayrshire, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of William Hamilton of Raploch and Margaret Baillie
Husband of Isabel Weir
Father of James Hamilton of Stanehouse, Provost of Edinburgh; John Hamilton of Neilsland; Thomas Hamilton of Raploch; Archibald Hamilton of Raploch; Gavin Hamilton, 6th of Raploch, Commendator of Kilwinning and 1 other
Brother of Elizabeth Hamilton

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About James Hamilton of Raploch

JAMES HAMILTON OF RAPLOCH

Hamilton (1) notes:

"On 10 June 1503 James, 2nd Lord Hamilton, granted precept of sasine to his bailies William Hamilton of Cander and John Hamilton his son and heir-apparent for infefting James Hamilton in Raploch and Isabel Weir his spouse in the granter's lands of Raploch. They were infeft in the lands 26 June following." and observes that this is the reference that places the descent of this branch of the family on firm ground.

Anderson (3) notes:

James Hamilton of Raploch, who had a charter from George, Lord St John, Preceptor of Torfichen, of the Temple lands, called the Wairds, near Hamilton, dated 10th February 1517.

1. A History of the House of Hamilton, George Hamilton, J. Skinner and Co., Edinburgh. 1933. p 733

2. http://www.thepeerage.com/p3740.htm#i37392

3. Historical and Genealogical Memoirs of the Branches of the House of Hamilton, J Anderson, J. Skinner & Company, Limited, 1933 p364

Contents

[hide] 1 DNA: Y-Chromosome Haplogroup 1.1 I-L338 1.2 Footnotes 1.3 Acknowledgments DNA: Y-Chromosome Haplogroup

I-L338

All male line descendants of this person will be the same haplogroup.

For an explanation of Y chromosome testing for genealogy purposes see Wikipedia at

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Genealogical_DNA_test#Y_chromosome_.28Y-DNA.29_testing

Note STR patterns can be used to predict a haplogroup wheresas specific SNP testing

accurately defines a haplogroup. The current approved haplotree can be found at

http://www.isogg.org/tree/index.html

and the current haplogroup designations against specific SNPs can be found at

http://www.isogg.org/tree/ISOGG_YDNA_SNP_IndexSource.html

The Hamilton Surname genetic genealogy project site: 1. http://www.personal.psu.edu/faculty/g/a/gah4/HamDNA/GrpA.html

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James Hamilton of Raploch's Timeline

1475
1475
Raploch, Ayrshire, Scotland
1499
1499
Age 24
Raploch,,Ayrshire,Scotland
1504
1504
Age 29
Raploch, Ayrshire, Scotland
1510
1510
Age 35
Raploch, Scotland
1519
1519
Age 44
1519
Age 44
Raploch, Lanarkshire, Scotland
1531
December 1531
Age 56
Raploch, Ayrshire, Scotland
1531
Age 56
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Ayshire,Scotland