The Hon. John Hamilton

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth2.3.1713/14CSORN
First Known Service4.3.1735/36CSORN
FatherJames Hamilton, 7th Earl of Abercorn (1686–1744)PEER
MotherAnne Plumer (1690-1776)PEER
WifeMrs Harriet Eliot née Craggs (c.1713-1769) - Married 13.10.1749PEER
DaughterJane [Allingham] (d.1839)PEER
DaughterAnne (c.1750-1764)PEER
SonJohn James, 1st Marquess of Abercorn (1756-1818)PEER
BrotherJames, 8th Earl of Abercorn (1712-1789)PEER
BrotherWilliam (c.1715-1717)PEER
SisterAnne [Mackworth] (1715-1792)PEER
BrotherRev. George (1718-1787)PEER
BrotherPlumer (1720-?)PEER
BrotherThe Hon. William Hamilton (1721/22-1744)PEER
SisterUnknown (1736-?)PEER
Last Known Service16.4.1740CSORN
Date of Death18.12.1755 - Portsmouth CSORN
Cause of DeathDrowningCSORN
Will Probated15.1.1756, PROB 11/820/127

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
4.3.1735/36 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/18CSORN
19.2.1740/41 Captain ADM 6/15/382CSORN
19.2.1740/4127.12.1741Deal Castle (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/382BWAS-1714
28.12.174124.1.1742/43Kinsale (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/491BWAS-1714
25.1.1742/4331.3.1748Augusta (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/139BWAS-1714
31.3.174812.11.1751Vanguard (68), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/339BWAS-1714
4.2.175518.12.1755Lancaster (66), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/128BWAS-1714


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
PEERThe Peerage dot comVariousWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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