Biography of James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon

Timeline

On 11 Apr 1658 James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon was born to William Hamilton 3rd Duke Hamilton and Anne Hamilton 3rd Duchess Hamilton at Hamilton Palace, Hamilton.

Around 1674 James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon educated at Glasgow University, Glasgow.

In 1679 James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon was appointed as Gentleman of the Bedchamber: Charles II.

In 1686 James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon and Anne Spencer were married. James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon jure uxoris 4th Duke Hamilton.

In 1687 James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon was appointed as Order of the Thistle.

In 1698 James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon and Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon were married.

In 1699 Elizabeth Hamilton was born to James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon and Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon.

Around 1700 Catherine Hamilton was born to James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon and Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon.

Around 1701 Charlotte Hamilton was born to James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon and Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon.

In 1703 James Hamilton 5th Duke Hamilton, 2nd Duke Brandon was born to James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon and Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon.

Around 1705 William Hamilton was born to James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon and Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon.

On 26 Sep 1706 Susan Hamilton was born to James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon and Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon.

In 1709 Anne Hamilton was born to James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon and Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon.

In 1711 James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon was created 1st Duke Brandon of Suffolk, 1st Baron Dutton of Cheshire. Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon by marriage Duke Brandon of Suffolk.

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

Hamilton–Mohun Duel

On 12 Nov 1712 James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon duelled with Charles Mohun 4th Baron Mohun Okehampton at Hyde Park during the Hamilton–Mohun Duel.

On 12 Nov 1712 Charles Mohun 4th Baron Mohun Okehampton duelled with James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon at Hyde Park during the Hamilton–Mohun Duel.

On 15 Nov 1712 James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon died from wounds received from duelling.

Unamed Daughter x 2 Hamilton was born to James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon and Anne Spencer.

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 24 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 15 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 21 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 16 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 10 Grand Son of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 5 Grand Son of James IV King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 16 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 11 Grand Son of John "The Good" II King France

Ancestry

Father: William Hamilton 3rd Duke Hamilton Great x 9 Grandson Edward III King England

GrandFather: William Douglas 1st Marquess Douglas Great x 8 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: William Douglas 10th Earl Angus Great x 12 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Douglas 9th Earl Angus Great x 11 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Archibald Douglas Great x 10 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Agnes Keith

Great x 2 GrandMother: Giles Graham Countess Angus

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Graham

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Oliphant Countess Angus Great x 7 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Laurence Oliphant 4th Lord Oliphant Great x 11 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Laurence Oliphant 3rd Lord Oliphant Great x 10 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Sandilands Lady Oliphant

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Hay Lady Oliphant Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: George Hay 7th Earl Erroll Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Robertson Countess Erroll

GrandMother: Mary Gordon Marchioness Douglas

Mother: Anne Hamilton 3rd Duchess Hamilton Great x 9 Granddaughter Edward III King England

GrandFather: James Hamilton 1st Duke Hamilton Great x 8 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: James Hamilton 2nd Marquess Hamilton Great x 7 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Hamilton 1st Marquess Hamilton Great x 6 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: James Hamilton 1st Duke Châtellerault Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Douglas Duchess Châtellerault Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Lyon Marchioness Hamilton

Great x 3 GrandFather: John 7th Lord Glamis Lyon

Great GrandMother: Ann Cunningham Marchioness Hamilton

Great x 2 GrandFather: James Cunningham 7th Earl Glencairn

GrandMother: Mary Feilding Duchess Hamilton Great x 9 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: William Feilding 1st Earl Denbigh

Great GrandMother: Susan Villiers Countess Denbigh Great x 8 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: George Villiers

Great x 2 GrandMother: Mary Beaumont 1st Countess Buckingham Great x 7 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Anthony Beaumont Great x 6 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Anne Armstrong