Biography of James Hamilton 1st Duke Hamilton

Timeline

On 19 Jun 1606 James Hamilton 1st Duke Hamilton was born to James Hamilton 2nd Marquess Hamilton and Ann Cunningham Marchioness Hamilton at Hamilton Palace, Hamilton.

On 16 Jun 1622 James Hamilton 1st Duke Hamilton and Mary Feilding Duchess Hamilton were married.

On 02 Mar 1625 James Hamilton 1st Duke Hamilton succeeded 3rd Marquess Hamilton. Mary Feilding Duchess Hamilton by marriage as Marquess Hamilton.

Around 1630 Charles Hamilton was born to James Hamilton 1st Duke Hamilton and Mary Feilding Duchess Hamilton.

In 1630 James Hamilton 1st Duke Hamilton was appointed 431st Knight Garter: Charles I.

In 1631 Henrietta Mary Hamilton was born to James Hamilton 1st Duke Hamilton and Mary Feilding Duchess Hamilton.

In 1632 Anne Hamilton 3rd Duchess Hamilton was born to James Hamilton 1st Duke Hamilton and Mary Feilding Duchess Hamilton.

In 1633 Susannah Hamilton Countess Cassilis was born to James Hamilton 1st Duke Hamilton and Mary Feilding Duchess Hamilton.

In 1635 James Hamilton was born to James Hamilton 1st Duke Hamilton and Mary Feilding Duchess Hamilton.

In 1636 William Hamilton was born to James Hamilton 1st Duke Hamilton and Mary Feilding Duchess Hamilton.

On 12 Apr 1643 James Hamilton 1st Duke Hamilton was created 1st Duke Hamilton. Mary Feilding Duchess Hamilton by marriage as Duke Hamilton.

On 09 Mar 1649 James Hamilton 1st Duke Hamilton was beheaded at Old Palace Yard.

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 23 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 13 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 19 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 14 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 8 Grand Son of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 3 Grand Son of James IV King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 14 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 9 Grand Son of John "The Good" II King France

Ancestry

Father: James Hamilton 2nd Marquess Hamilton

GrandFather: John Hamilton 1st Marquess Hamilton

Great GrandFather: James Hamilton 1st Duke Châtellerault

Great Great GrandFather: James Hamilton 1st Earl Arran

Great Great Great GrandFather: James Hamilton 1st Lord Hamilton

Great Great Great GrandMother: Mary Stewart Countess Arran

Great Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Home Countess Arran

Great Great Great GrandFather: Alexander Home 2nd Lord Home

Great GrandMother: Margaret Douglas Duchess Châtellerault

Great Great GrandFather: James Douglas 3rd Earl Morton

Great Great Great GrandFather: John Douglas 2nd Earl Morton

Great Great Great GrandMother: Janet Crichton Countess Morton

Great Great GrandMother: Catherine Stewart Countess Morton

Great Great Great GrandFather: James IV King Scotland

Great Great Great GrandMother: Margaret Boyd

GrandMother: Margaret Lyon Marchioness Hamilton

Great GrandFather: John 7th Lord Glamis Lyon

Mother: Ann Cunningham Marchioness Hamilton

GrandFather: James Cunningham 7th Earl Glencairn