Allan Hamilton of Bogtoun

Is your surname Hamilton of Bogtoun?

Research the Hamilton of Bogtoun family

Allan Hamilton of Bogtoun's Geni Profile

Records for Allan Hamilton of Bogtoun

19 Records

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

Share

Allan Hamilton of Bogtoun

Birthdate:
Death: 1564
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert Hamilton of Torrance and Elizabeth Campbell
Husband of Margaret Torrance
Father of Robert Hamilton of Bogtoun and Margaret Hamilton
Brother of Matthew Hamilton of Torrance; Margaret Hamilton; Alexander Hamilton in Innerkip and Janet Hamilton

Managed by: Gaye Leigh COLSON
Last Updated:

About Allan Hamilton of Bogtoun

ALLAN HAMILTON OF BOGTOUN

According to John Anderson, Allan Hamilton of Bogtoun is the sixth son of Robert Hamilton, fourth of Torrance John Anderson, Historical and Genealogical Memoirs of the House of Hamilton with Genealogical Memoirs of the Several Branches (John Anderson, junior, Edinburgh MDCCCXXV), pp, 238-39 for an account of the Hamiltons of Bogton] Lieutenant-Colonel George Hamilton concurs. [Lieutenant-Colonel George Hamilton, The House of Hamilton (Edinburgh, 1933), see pages 165-66 for an account of the Hamiltons of Bogtoun]

His Last Will and Testament

On 15 October 1563 Allan Hamilton of Bogtoun dictated his last will and testament in his house at Bogtoun. He commended his soul into the hands of Almighty God "quss hes crettit me, and redeemit me wt his most precious bluid" and ordained that his body be buried in the Kirk of Kilbride among the sepecures of his predecessors. Thereafter, he appointed his spouse, Margaret Torrance, and his daughter, Margaret Hamilton, to be his executors and appointed James Hamilton of Peill and Robert Hamilton in East Torrance to make sure that his children got "na skaith" John Anderson, Historical and Genealogical Memoirs of the House of Hamilton with Genealogical Memoirs of the Several Branches (John Anderson, junior, Edinburgh MDCCCXXV}, pp, 238-39 for an account of the Hamiltons of Bogtoun

view all

Allan Hamilton of Bogtoun's Timeline