|Birth: ||Aug. 14, 1831|
|Death: ||Feb. 1, 1919|
The Burlington Hawk-Eye, page 9, February 4, 1919; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa:
Wapello (IA), February 1. -- Alexander Hamilton, aged and highly respected farmer of this locality, passed away at an early hour this morning (February 1, 1919) at the home of his daughter. Mrs. G. W. Schofield.
Alexander Hamilton was born in Fayette county, Ohio, August 14, 1831, and came to Iowa with his parents, Samuel and Mary (Holland) Hamilton, in 1841, settling on a farm in Louisa county. He was married December 4, 1856, to Miss Susanna Dotson, who passed away December 4, 1900. They were the parents of nine children, all of whom survive and are: Mrs. G. W. Schofield. Mrs. Wm. Torode. A. G. Hamilton. Mrs. W. O. Syphrit. Mrs. E. E. Campbell. Frank Hamilton, Charles Hamilton, all residing in Louisa county; T. T. Hamilton, of Washington state, and George Hamilton, of Chicago. Deceased is also survived by one brother D. D. Hamilton, of Morning Sun.
Funeral services will be held from the Bethel Church Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock, conducted by Reverend Burdine, of Oakville. Interment in Bethel Cemetery.
Susannah Dotson Hamilton (1838 - 1900)
Annaletta Hamilton Schofield (1859 - 1926)*
Frank Upton Hamilton (1874 - 1950)*
Created by: DW Brumm
Record added: Nov 16, 2012
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