Some articles on 8th duke of hamilton, duke:
... The Duke gradually sank into dissipation ... had divorced his wife 6 February 1788 on grounds of her adultery with the Duke, after she had borne a child, possibly Lady Susannah Montgomerie (1788-1805) supposed to be ... The Duke did not defend, and the Duchess obtained her divorce since she had left her husband a year earlier ...
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“In politics, as in religion, it is equally absurd to aim at making proselytes by fire and sword. Heresies in either can rarely be cured by persecution.”
—Alexander Hamilton (17571804)
“I dont know what effect these men will have upon the enemy, but, by God, they terrify me.”
—Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke Wellington (17691852)