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Elizabeth de Gramont (Hamilton)

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Birthplace: Strabane, Tyrone, Ireland
Death: Died
Cause of death: She died one year after being widowed
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir George Hamilton, 1st Baronet Hamilton of Donalong and Mary Hamilton
Wife of Philibert de Gramont, vicomte d'Aster
Mother of Claude Charlotte de Gramont and Abbess Marie Elizabeth de Gramont
Sister of Lucia O'Brien; Sir George Hamilton, Comte de Hamilton, Maréchal de Camp; Colonel James Hamilton; Alexander Hamilton; Anthony (Antoine) Hamilton and 4 others

Occupation: an Irish-born courtier and a lady-in-waiting (Dame du Palais) to Louis XIV's queen consort, Maria Theresa of Spain
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https://books.google.fi/books?id=M0YBAAAAQAAJ&pg=PA65&lpg=PA65&dq=Elizabeth,+Countess+de+Grammont&source=bl&ots=ve5rik1A9Y&sig=a7iOXIXymhT6W5x0y3yG0PjtAjQ&hl=en&ei=MBWzTcynCMm1tgeM2t3pDg&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&redir_esc=y#v=onepage&q&f=false

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elizabeth,_Countess_de_Gramont

http://www.theodora.com/encyclopedia/g2/philibert_comte_de_gramont.html

He married in London, under pressure from her two brothers, Elizabeth Hamilton, the sister of his future biographer. She was one of the great beauties of the English court, and was, according to her brother's optimistic account, able to fix the count's affections. She was a woman of considerable wit, and held her own at the court of Louis XIV., but her husband pursued his gallant exploits to the close of a long life, being, said Ninon de l'Enclos, the only old man who could affect the follies of youth without being ridiculous.

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Elizabeth de Gramont's Timeline

1640
1640
Strabane, Tyrone, Ireland
1665
1665
Age 25
1667
December 27, 1667
Age 27
1708
1708
Age 68