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Alexander Hamilton, Jr.

Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Death: Died in New York, New York, United States
Place of Burial: New Brunswick, Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Alexander Hamilton, 1st Secretary of the United States Treasury and Elizabeth Hamilton
Husband of Eliza P. Hamilton
Brother of Philip Schuyler Hamilton; Angelica Knott; James Alexander Hamilton, acting U.S. Secretary of State; John Church Hamilton, Sr.; William Stephen Hamilton, Col. and 6 others

Occupation: Lawyer, Soldier
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About Alexander Hamilton, Jr.

Alexander Hamilton, soldier, born in New York city, 16 May, 1786; died there, 2 August, 1875, was graduated at Columbia in 1804, studied law, and was admitted to practice. He went abroad, and was with the Duke of Wellington's army in Portugal in 1811, but returned on hearing rumors of impending war with Great Britain.

He was appointed captain of United States infantry in August, 1813, and acted as aide-de-camp to General Morgan Lewis in 1814. In 1822 he was appointed United States district attorney in Florida, and in 1823 one of the three Florida land-commissioners. His last years were passed in New Brunswick, New Jersey, and in New York city, where he engaged in real estate speculations.


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Alexander Hamilton, Jr.'s Timeline

May 16, 1786
New York, New York, United States
August 2, 1875
Age 89
New York, New York, United States
New Brunswick, Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States