John Hamilton

ID# 174, (1797-1871)
     John Hamilton was born in 1797 at Ardclinis, Co Antrim, Ireland.1,2 He married Rose McCarney at Co Antrim, Ireland.3 He and Rose McCarney and their 8 children immigrated to Ontario in 1847.4 He wrote his will on 21 July 1866 at Newboro, Leeds County, Canada.5 He died on 22 August 1871 at Bedford Twp, Frontenac County, Ontario.6,7 He was buried on 24 August 1871 at St Edward's Cemetery, Bedford Twp, Frontenac County, Ontario.6,8

Research Note: DNA evidence indicates that John Hamilton is a descendant of the Hamiltons of Mylneholme in the parish of Stonehouse, Lanarkshire, Scotland. As described on pages 607-8 in the 1933 book A History of the House of Hamilton by George Hamilton, the earliest proven ancestor of this line is James Hamilton who married Elizabeth Williamson about 1650.9
Last Edited=15 Jan 2014

Children of John Hamilton and Rose McCarney

Citations

  1. [S1427] Volume A, Baptisms, marriages, burials 1846-1868: marriage of Patrick Jordan & Jane Hamilton; np, St Edward the Confessor RC Church, Westport, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario. Viewed on 2 Feb 2012, at familysearch.org, database: Ontario, Roman Catholic Church Records, 1760-1923, image 189.
  2. [S102] John Hamilton Tombstone, St Edward's Cemetery, Westport, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario; recorded/photographed by Faye West, May 2000, (says died Aug 28, 1871 aged 74 years, native of Co Antrim).
  3. [S280] Conclusion based on cited detail: Chlidren were born in Co Antrim, Ireland; John's tombstone says "a native of Co Antrim."
  4. [S308] 1901 Census (Crosby South, Leeds South, Ontario), Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario T-6478, (entry for John & Rose's son Alexander Hamilton).
  5. [S1517] John Hamlton will (21 Jul 1866), Wills A, Number 133, Frontenac County Registry Office, Frontenac County Court House, Kingston, Frontenac County, Ontario. Copy received from Jerry Moore, March 2012.
  6. [S1428] Volume C, Baptisms, marriages, burials 1868-1886: burial of John Hamilton; page 390, St Edward the Confessor RC Church, Westport, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario. Viewed on 2 Feb 2012, at familysearch.org, database: Ontario, Roman Catholic Church Records, 1760-1923, image 153.
  7. [S102] John Hamilton Tombstone, St Edward's Cemetery, Westport, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario; recorded/photographed by Faye West, May 2000, (says died 23 Aug 1871).
  8. [S102] John Hamilton Tombstone, St Edward's Cemetery, Westport, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario; recorded/photographed by Faye West, May 2000.
  9. [S939] Hamilton Surname DNA Results and Discussion, online (http://www.personal.psu.edu/faculty/g/a/gah4/HamDNA/… : accessed 20 Oct 2010).
  10. [S437] 1851 Census (Loughborough, Frontenac, Canada West), Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario C-11721, John Hamilton family.
  11. [S304] 1861 Census (Bedford, Frontenac, Canada West), Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario C-1021, John Hamilton family.
  12. [S303] 1871 Census (Bedford, Addington, Ontario), Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario C-9998, John Hamilton family.
  13. [S1427] Volume A, Baptisms, marriages, burials 1846-1868: marriage of John Regan and Mary Hamilton; np, St Edward the Confessor RC Church, Westport, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario. Viewed on 2 Feb 2012, at familysearch.org, database: Ontario, Roman Catholic Church Records, 1760-1923, img 192.
  14. [S1426] Volume B, Baptisms, marriages 1844-1874: marriage of Peter Bready and Rose Hamilton; np, St Edward the Confessor RC Church, Westport, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario. Viewed on 2 Feb 2012, at familysearch.org, database: Ontario, Roman Catholic Church Records, 1760-1923, img 11.
  15. [S1428] Volume C, Baptisms, marriages, burials 1868-1886: marriage of Peter Bready and Rose Hamilton; pg 235, St Edward the Confessor RC Church, Westport, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario. Viewed on 2 Feb 2012, at familysearch.org, database: Ontario, Roman Catholic Church Records, 1760-1923, img 123.