How the Meadville, Pa. Hamilton's are related to Alexander Hamilton, U.S. Treasurer.
How the Hamilton's of Meadville, Pennsylvania are related to Alexander Hamilton Treasurer.
John, Thomas and Alexander were brothers. Their parents were James Hamilton and Susanna Newman.
Brothers John, Thomas, and Alexander were 3rd cousins to Alexander Hamilton Treasurer.
James married to Susanna Newman was second cousin to James married to Rachel Faucett Lavien, the Treasurer's parents.
" father John and " father Alexander were cousins.
" father was Alexander " father was John were brothers.
Their parents were John Hamilton and Elizabeth Crauford from Scotland.
My mother told me when I was a teenager that we were related to the Treasurer Alexander Hamilton and that we had a relative who was a cousin. Nothing was written down. I did this research with the help of a distant cousin I met on the internet. The story was passed down in her family too.
Thomas son was James Hamilton married to Mary Agnes Logue, Meadville, Pa.
Alexander was one of the founders of Edinboro, Erie County, Pa.
John was married to Mary Pierson.