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Pvt John Lewis Hamilton
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Birth: Aug. 12, 1766
Abbeville County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Dec. 6, 1839
Abbeville County
South Carolina, USA

John was the son of Major Andrew Calhoun Hamilton and Jane McGill; born in the Ninety-Six District of South Carolina.

Ninety-Six District (29 Jul 1769 - 31 Dec 1799) was divided into six-counties in 1785. On 12 Mar 1785 Abbeville County was formed. Other counties formed from that division were: Edgefield, Laurens, Newberry, Spartanburg and Union. Abbeville City was formed on 20 Dec 1832.

He married Nancy Jane Thompson ca. 1789 in Abbeville County.

John was a Private for SC Militia during the Revolutionary War.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Andrew Calhoun Hamilton (1741 - 1835)
  Jane McGill Hamilton (1740 - 1835)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy Jane Thompson Hamilton (____ - 1839)*
 
 Children:
  Lavinia E Hamilton McMillan (1802 - 1881)*
  Ann Elizabeth Hamilton Douglass (1807 - 1865)*
  John Andrew Hamilton (1807 - 1876)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Lewis Hamilton (1766 - 1839)**
  John Lewis Hamilton (1766 - 1839)
  Sarah Hamilton Harris (1767 - 1834)*
  Frances Hamilton Calhoun (1773 - 1848)*
  Alexander C. Hamilton (1782 - 1835)*
  Catherine Hamilton Alston (1786 - 1877)*
  Andrew M Hamilton (1790 - 1888)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:

Pvt. SC Militia, Revolutionary War
 
Burial:
Upper Long Cane Cemetery
Abbeville
Abbeville County
South Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Trails of History
Originally Created by: Dennis Ison
Record added: Nov 05, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22669678
Pvt John Lewis Hamilton
Added by: Trails of History
 
Pvt John Lewis Hamilton
Added by: Dennis Ison
 
 
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With respect to a family member.
- Harry and Kay McClain
 Added: Aug. 12, 2015

- Lanie
 Added: Aug. 17, 2014
Honoring Pvt. John Hamilton for his military sevices. He may have possibly known the Lindsay family from Abbeville, SC. May he rest in peace.
- Linda Green
 Added: May. 26, 2013
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