Biography of James Hamilton 6th Duke Hamilton, 3rd Duke Brandon

Timeline

On 10 Jul 1724 James Hamilton 6th Duke Hamilton, 3rd Duke Brandon was born to James Hamilton 5th Duke Hamilton, 2nd Duke Brandon and Anne Cochrane Duchess Hamilton, Duchess Brandon.

In 1734 James Hamilton 6th Duke Hamilton, 3rd Duke Brandon educated at Winchester College.

On 23 Feb 1741 James Hamilton 6th Duke Hamilton, 3rd Duke Brandon was educated at St Mary Hall.

On 02 Mar 1743 James Hamilton 6th Duke Hamilton, 3rd Duke Brandon succeeded 6th Duke Hamilton, 3rd Duke Brandon of Suffolk, 3rd Baron Dutton of Cheshire.

On 14 Apr 1743 James Hamilton 6th Duke Hamilton, 3rd Duke Brandon was created as Doctor of Civil Law at St Mary Hall.

On 14 Feb 1752 James Hamilton 6th Duke Hamilton, 3rd Duke Brandon met Elizabeth Gunning Countess Argyll and wished to marry her that night which he did at Mayfair Chapel the location being one where he didn't require a license.

On 14 Feb 1752 James Hamilton 6th Duke Hamilton, 3rd Duke Brandon and Elizabeth Gunning Countess Argyll were married at Mayfair Chapel. Anne Cochrane Duchess Hamilton, Duchess Brandon by marriage Duke Hamilton, Duke Brandon of Suffolk.

On 26 Jan 1753 Elizabeth Hamilton Countess Derby was born to James Hamilton 6th Duke Hamilton, 3rd Duke Brandon and Elizabeth Gunning Countess Argyll.

On 18 Feb 1755 James Hamilton 7th Duke Hamilton, 4th Duke Brandon was born to James Hamilton 6th Duke Hamilton, 3rd Duke Brandon and Elizabeth Gunning Countess Argyll at Holyrood Palace, Holyrood.

On 24 Jul 1756 Douglas Hamilton 8th Duke Hamilton, 5th Duke Brandon was born to James Hamilton 6th Duke Hamilton, 3rd Duke Brandon and Elizabeth Gunning Countess Argyll at Holyrood Palace, Holyrood.

On 17 Jan 1758 James Hamilton 6th Duke Hamilton, 3rd Duke Brandon died.

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 26 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 17 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 23 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 18 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 12 Grand Son of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 7 Grand Son of James IV King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 18 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 13 Grand Son of John "The Good" II King France

Ancestry

Father: James Hamilton 5th Duke Hamilton, 2nd Duke Brandon

GrandFather: James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon

Great GrandFather: William Hamilton 3rd Duke Hamilton

Great Great GrandFather: William Douglas 1st Marquess Douglas

Great Great Great GrandFather: William Douglas 10th Earl Angus

Great Great Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Oliphant Countess Angus

Great Great GrandMother: Mary Gordon Marchioness Douglas

Great GrandMother: Anne Hamilton 3rd Duchess Hamilton

Great Great GrandFather: James Hamilton 1st Duke Hamilton

Great Great Great GrandFather: James Hamilton 2nd Marquess Hamilton

Great Great Great GrandMother: Ann Cunningham Marchioness Hamilton

Great Great GrandMother: Mary Feilding Duchess Hamilton

Great Great Great GrandFather: William Feilding 1st Earl Denbigh

Great Great Great GrandMother: Susan Villiers Countess Denbigh

GrandMother: Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon

Great GrandFather: Digby Gerard 5th Baron Gerard

Great Great GrandFather: Charles Gerard 4th Baron Gerard

Great Great Great GrandFather: Dutton Gerard 3rd Baron Gerard

Great Great Great GrandMother: Mary Fane Baroness Gerard

Great Great GrandMother: Jane Digby Baroness Gerard

Great Great Great GrandFather: George Digby

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Gerard Baroness Gerard

Great Great GrandFather: Charles Gerard 1st Earl Macclesfield

Great Great Great GrandFather: Charles Gerard

Mother: Anne Cochrane Duchess Hamilton, Duchess Brandon

GrandFather: John Cochrane 4th Earl Dundonald