Who is Alexander Hamilton?

  • (noun): United States statesman and leader of the Federalists; as the first Secretary of the Treasury he establish a federal bank; was mortally wounded in a duel with Aaron Burr (1755-1804).
    Synonyms: Hamilton

Alexander Hamilton

Alexander Hamilton (January 11, 1755 or 1757 – July 12, 1804) was a Founding Father, soldier, economist, political philosopher, one of America's first constitutional lawyers and the first United States Secretary of the Treasury.

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Alexander Hamilton Jr.
... Alexander Hamilton Jr (May 16, 1786 - August 2, 1875) was the third child and the second son to Alexander Hamilton ... Attorney James Alexander Hamilton was his brother ... Alexander Hamilton also corresponded with President Abraham Lincoln regarding Gen ...
Alexander Hamilton, 10th Duke Of Hamilton - Marriage and Issue
... By his wife, Susan Beckford, Hamilton had one son and one daughter William Hamilton, 11th Duke of Hamilton, who married Princess Marie Amelie of Baden Lady Susan ...
Stonehouse, South Lanarkshire - Parks, Gardens and Play Areas
... Alexander Hamilton Memorial Park The Alexander Hamilton Memorial Park was opened in 1925, gifted by Alexander Hamilton (from Stonehouse) who made his fortune in carpet manufacture ...
Alexander Hamilton Preparatory Academy - History
... Alexander Hamilton Preparatory Academy was originally known as Alexander Hamilton Middle School, which had been constructed in 1924 to replace the Cherry Street School after it was demolished ... The school was named after Alexander Hamilton, a one-time Elizabeth resident who served as the first Secretary of the Treasury and a Revolutionary War Leader who once resided and attended a school in ...
Alexander Hamilton High School (Milwaukee, Wisconsin)
... Alexander Hamilton High School (also known as Milwaukee Hamilton) is a public high school located at 6215 West Warnimont Avenue in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on Milwaukee's far ... Named after the first Secretary of the Treasury, Alexander Hamilton, the building was opened in February 1966, with about 450 second-semester sophomores from Pulaski High School ...

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