Biography of James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712

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On 11 Apr 1658 James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 was born to William Hamilton 3rd Duke Hamilton 1634-1694 (23) and Anne Hamilton 3rd Duchess Hamilton 1632-1716 (26) at Hamilton Palace, Hamilton

Around 1674 James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 (15) educated at Glasgow University, Glasgow

In 1679 James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 (20) was appointed as Gentleman of the Bedchamber: Charles II

In 1686 James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 (27) and Anne Spencer 1667-1690 (19) were married. James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 (27) jure uxoris 4th Duke Hamilton.

In 1687 James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 (28) was appointed as Order of the Thistle

In 1698 James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 (39) and Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon 1680-1743 (18) were married

In 1699 Elizabeth Hamilton 1699-1702 was born to James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 (40) and Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon 1680-1743 (19)

Around 1700 Catherine Hamilton 1700-1721 was born to James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 (41) and Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon 1680-1743 (20)

Around 1701 Charlotte Hamilton 1701-1774 was born to James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 (42) and Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon 1680-1743 (21)

In 1703 James Hamilton 5th Duke Hamilton, 2nd Duke Brandon 1703-1743 was born to James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 (44) and Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon 1680-1743 (23)

Around 1705 William Hamilton 1705-1734 was born to James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 (46) and Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon 1680-1743 (25)

On 26 Sep 1706 Susan Hamilton 1706-1753 was born to James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 (48) and Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon 1680-1743 (26)

In 1709 Anne Hamilton 1709-1748 was born to James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 (50) and Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon 1680-1743 (29)

In 1711 James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 (52) was created 1st Duke Brandon of Suffolk, 1st Baron Dutton of Cheshire. Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon 1680-1743 (31) by marriage Duke Brandon of Suffolk

Before 12 Nov 1712 James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 was appointed 519th Knight Garter: Anne I

On 12 Nov 1712 Charles Mohun 4th Baron Mohun Okehampton 1675-1712 (37) duelled with James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 (54) at Hyde Park, Kensington, Kensington and Chelsea during the Hamilton–Mohun Duel

On 12 Nov 1712 James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 (54) duelled with Charles Mohun 4th Baron Mohun Okehampton 1675-1712 (37) at Hyde Park, Kensington, Kensington and Chelsea during the Hamilton–Mohun Duel

On 15 Nov 1712 James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 (54) died from wounds received from duelling.

Unamed Daughter x 2 Hamilton was born to James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 and Anne Spencer 1667-1690

ANCESTRY

Father: William Hamilton 3rd Duke Hamilton 1634-1694

GrandFather: William Douglas 1st Marquess Douglas 1589-1660

1G GrandFather: William Douglas 10th Earl Angus 1552-1611

2G GrandFather: William Douglas 9th Earl Angus 1533-1591

3G GrandFather: Archibald Douglas 1513-1570

4G GrandFather: William Douglas 1471-1513

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Auchinleck

3G GrandMother: Agnes Keith

4G GrandFather: William Keith 3rd Earl Marischal

2G GrandMother: Giles Graham Countess Angus

3G GrandFather: Robert Graham

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Oliphant Countess Angus

2G GrandFather: Laurence Oliphant 4th Lord Oliphant 1529-1593

3G GrandFather: Laurence Oliphant 3rd Lord Oliphant -1566

4G GrandFather: Colin Oliphant -1513

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Keith

3G GrandMother: Margaret Sandilands Lady Oliphant

4G GrandFather: James Sandilands

2G GrandMother: Margaret Hay Lady Oliphant

3G GrandFather: George Hay 7th Earl Erroll 1508-1573

4G GrandFather: Thomas Hay -1513

4G GrandMother: Margaret Logie

3G GrandMother: Margaret Robertson Countess Erroll

4G GrandFather: Alexander Robertson

GrandMother: Mary Gordon Marchioness Douglas

Mother: Anne Hamilton 3rd Duchess Hamilton 1632-1716

GrandFather: James Hamilton 1st Duke Hamilton 1606-1649

1G GrandFather: James Hamilton 2nd Marquess Hamilton 1589-1625

2G GrandFather: John Hamilton 1st Marquess Hamilton 1535-1604

3G GrandFather: James Hamilton 1st Duke Châtellerault 1516-1575

4G GrandFather: James Hamilton 1st Earl Arran 1475-1529

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Home Countess Arran

3G GrandMother: Margaret Douglas Duchess Châtellerault

4G GrandFather: James Douglas 3rd Earl Morton -1553

4G GrandMother: Catherine Stewart Countess Morton 1495-1554

2G GrandMother: Margaret Lyon Marchioness Hamilton

3G GrandFather: John 7th Lord Glamis Lyon

1G GrandMother: Ann Cunningham Marchioness Hamilton

2G GrandFather: James Cunningham 7th Earl Glencairn 1552-1630

GrandMother: Mary Feilding Duchess Hamilton 1613-1638

1G GrandFather: William Feilding 1st Earl Denbigh 1587-1643

1G GrandMother: Susan Villiers Countess Denbigh 1583-1652

2G GrandFather: George Villiers 1544-1606

2G GrandMother: Mary Beaumont 1st Countess Buckingham 1570-1632

3G GrandFather: Anthony Beaumont 1522-1614

4G GrandFather: William Beaumont 1478-1529

4G GrandMother: Mary Bassett

3G GrandMother: Anne Armstrong