William Hamilton

Male, #8922, (say 1663 - 1737)
Father*James Hamilton Groom of the Chamber to Charles II (c 1620 - 6 Jun 1673)
Mother*Elizabeth Culpeper (c 1637 - Feb 1709)
Birth*say 1663 William was born say 1663. 
Death of Father6 Jun 1673 His father James Hamilton Groom of the Chamber to Charles II died on 6 Jun 1673.1 
Marriage*26 Nov 1691 He married Margaret Culpeper at St. Mary Magdalene, Old Fish Street, London, England, on 26 Nov 1691. 
Death of MotherFeb 1709 His mother Elizabeth Culpeper died in Feb 1709.2 
Portraitsay 1710 He in a portrait with William Culpeper of Hollingbourne say 1710 at co. Kent, England:
A 1700's portrait in the National Portrait Gallery, London.

The pictured include:

At upper left: Thomas Culpeper, Esquire (1669-1703).
At the center: William Culpeper, Esquire (1664-1726), brother of Thomas above.
At the lower left: William Hamilton (1663-1737), husband of Margaret Culpepper (1666-1736) who was the sister of Thomas and William Culpeper above. The notorious "Blue Dick" pamphlet was directed by William Culpeper to his hated brother-in-law, William Hamilton.

Siblings Thomas, William and Margaret were the children of Thomas Culpeper of Hollingbourne-The Younger.
The Five Kent Worthies
Will12 Aug 1710 He is mentioned in the will of John Lord Culpeper 3rd Baron of Thoresway on 12 Aug 1710.3,4 
Will18 May 1717 He is mentioned in the will of Philippa Culpeper (The Younger Sister) on 18 May 1717.5,4 
Death of Spouse1736 His wife Margaret Culpeper died in 1736. 
Death*1737 He died in 1737. 
Biography* Brother-in-law of William Culpeper of Hollingbourne. Hamilton was the target of Culpeper's wrath in the notorious 98 page "Blue Dick" pamphlet. 

Family

Margaret Culpeper (1666 - 1736)
Marriage*26 Nov 1691 He married Margaret Culpeper at St. Mary Magdalene, Old Fish Street, London, England, on 26 Nov 1691. 
Child
ChartsThe Culpepers of Hollingbourne, co. Kent, England (Possibly extinct): Descendant Chart
Last Edited31 Mar 2000

Citations

  1. James Hamilton (British army officer). (2007, October 29). In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved 14:04, March 9, 2008, from http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=James_Hamilton_%28British_army_officer%29&oldid=167800406
  2. Richard K. Evans, The Ancestry of Diana Princess of Wales for Twelve Generations, Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2007, Repository: Warren Culpepper's Personal Library.
  3. Public Records Office, National Archives, London.
    Will of John 3rd Lord Culpeper, dated 12 Aug 1710, transcribed by Charles Andrew Grigsby. Image at: http://gen.culpepper.com/archives/uk/wills/images/John_Baron_of_Thoresway_1719-1.pdf and
    http://gen.culpepper.com/archives/uk/wills/images/John_Baron_of_Thoresway_1719-2.pdf.
  4. E-mail written 2007 to Warren Culpepper from Charles Andrew Grigsby, England, e-mail address.
  5. Public Records Office, National Archives, London.
    Will of Honourable Francis Philippa Culpeper, 18 May 1717, transcribed by Charles Andrew Grigsby from images at: http://gen.culpepper.com/archives/uk/wills/images/Philippa_of_KirbyCane_1720-1.pdf.