'Hamilton35'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Hamilton of Dechmont, Hamilton of Inchmachan, Hamilton of Kinkell, Hamilton of Kirktounholme, Hamilton of Newton, Hamilton of Shawtoun, Hamilton of Spittell
[Parts of the lower section below were previously within Hamilton05. It was moved here to facilitate review & expansion of both pages.]

                               
John Hamilton of Shawtoun (d before 23.02.1546/7)
1. John Hamilton of Shawtoun & Newtoun (d c1588)
  A. John Hamilton of Shawtoun, Spittell & Newtoun (d 10.1621)
  m1. (sps?) ??
  i.+ issue (dvp?) - James, Claud, William, son
m2. Jonet Hamilton (d 01.1611)
  v. Claud Hamilton (a 1613, dsp, minister of Monktoun)
  m. Isobel (Hamilton?)
  vi. James Hamilton of Newton & Spittell (d 1623)
  m. (mcrt 12.10.1611) Mary Wallace (dau of John Wallace of Corsflat, m2. James Stewart of Christwell)
  a.+ issue - John (b 1613, d young), Rebecca, Elizabeth, Isobel (b 1624)
  vii. William Hamilton (minister of Mouswald)
  a.+ issue - John, Jonet
  viii. Isobell Hamilton
  m. (before 1611) Hew Hamilton in/of Redlaw
  ix. Margaret Hamilton (d 02.1660)
  m. John Hamilton of Carrisland
  B.+ other issue - Thomas (a 1579), Robert (a 1601)

 

 

Anderson (p432) first suggests that Thomas's father was Mathew but 'corrects' that ("This appears to be an error") to James. The connection shows him to be a natural son of James of Torrance, as reported by 'HamiltonHistory'.
Thomas Hamilton of Quhitebanks (d 1547 (Pinkie?))
m. (c1526) Agnes (or Mary) Edmonstone (a 1549, dau of Sir William (not James) Edmonstoun of Duntreath)
1. Robert Hamilton of Inchmachan (Eaglesmachane) (d 02.11.1585)
  m1. (sp) Marjory Wetherspune (dau of Robert Wetherspune of Brighouse)
  m2. (div c1576) Margaret Bellenden (dau of Thomas Bellenden of Auchnoule and/or Broucton, sister of Sir Lewis (Justice Clerk), Sir John of Auchinoul & Sir Patrick)
  A. Robert Hamilton of Inchmachan & Strafuthie (d before 12.06.1640)
  m1. Grizel Cunningham (d 03.1621, dau of William Cunningham of Craigends)
  i. Robert Hamilton of Inchmachan & Kinkell & Strathevie (Fife) (a 1610, d before 12.06.1640)
  m1. Agnes Aytoun (d before 31.08.1627, dau of John Aytoun of Kinnaldie)
  a. Robert Hamilton of Kinkell (dsp 06.1643)
  HJHeraldry suggests that Robert m. Elizabeth Auchmoutie (d before 08.1652) and had a son James (a 1652, d young). This may be confusion with his grandfather Robert.
b. John Hamilton of Kinkell (dsp before 01.05.1666)
  c. (Elizabeth?) Hamilton (bur 01.09.1666)
  m2. Agnes Spens (a 12.1636, dau of Sir James Spens of Wormestoun, widow of Thomas Spence of St. Andrews)
  d. Alexander Hamilton of Kinkell (d 03.1702)
  m. (mcrt 10.12.1669) Margaret Pitcairn (a 1702, dau of Henry Pitcairn of Laureston and/or Pitlour)
  (1) Andrew Hamilton of Kinkell (b c1673, d 24.02.1714, minister) not mentioned by Anderson, shown as 3rd son by HJHeraldry
  (2) Henry Hamilton of Kinkell (b 1677, d 20.05.1754, minister of Glenbervie) had issue
  m. (28.10.1726) Grizel Haldane (d 30.10.1772, dau of John Haldane of Myrtoun)
  (3) Alexander Hamilton (surgeon)
  m. (1723) Jean Valentine (dau of David Valentine of Wester Pitgarvie)
  (A) Alexander Hamilton (b 1739, d 1802, professor of midwifery at Edinburgh University)
  m. (1765) Katherine Reid (b c1748, d 1827, dau of James Reid of Gorgie)
  (i) James Hamilton (b 1767, d 1839, professor of midwifery at Edinburgh University) had issue (3 daughters)
  m1. Isabella (b 1770, d 1809)
  m2. Mary Anne (b 1775, d 1837)
  (ii) Henry Parr Hamilton (b 1794, d 07.02.1830, Dean of Salisbury) had issue (1 daughter)
  m. Ellen Mason (dau of Thomas Mason)
  (iii) Isabella Hamilton (b 1782, d 1818)
m. (1806) Thomas Hodgson (Captain)
  (iv)+ other issue - Jean Reid (d 1842), Margaret (d 1845)
  (4) Agnes Hamilton
  m1. Robert Hamilton (of Northbank) in Bathgate
  m2. (30.04.1732) George Fleming (minister of Lundie & Foulis)
  (5) Marion Hamilton
  m. (1722, sp) William Trail (minister of Benholme)
  (6)+ other issue - Katherine (a 1725), Helen, child (d 1685), Margaret (d 1685)
  e.+ other issue - James (a 1675), Eleaser (b 1635)
  ii. Elizabeth Hamilton
  m. Eleazer Borthwick of Nether Lang
  iii. Margaret Hamilton (d 08.1627)
  m. Lewis Menteith of Ballelie (brother of the Laird of Carss?)
  iv.+ daughter
  m2. (before 12.12.1636) Elizabeth Auchmoutie
  B. James Hamilton of Kirktoun of Kilbryde (d 02.1632/3)
  The following comes from 'HamiltonHistory' ('Kirtoun of Kilbryde and Kirktounholme', p543+).
  m1. ??
  i. Archibald Hamilton of Kirktounholme (d before 27.06.1651)
  m. Janet Hamilton (dau of Robert Hamilton of Barncluith)
  a. Archibald Hamilton of Kirktounholme, later of Dechmont (d 03.1683, Major)
  m1. Margaret Maxwell (dau/coheir of Alexander Maxwell of Kirtounholme) assumed mother of all the children
  (1) John Hamilton of Dechmont (d before 20.11.1717)
  (2) Elizabeth Hamilton
  m. John Montgomery of Edinburgh
  (3)+ other issue - James (a 1685), William (a 1691), Robert (a 1680)
  m2. (by 1680) Anne
  b. Archibald Hamilton
  c. Margaret Hamilton
m. (mcrt 26.05.1634) John Hamilton of Glasgow
  m2. (mcrt 10.09.1591) Agnes Crawfurd (dau of Patrick Crawfurd of Cartsburn, relict of Andrew Hamilton, younger of Peill)
  ii. William Hamilton (a 1619)
  iii. Robert Hamilton of Pittarthie (d 03.1679)
  m1. (by 1622) Isobel Wood (a 1635)
  m2. Christian Aytoun (d 1686, dau of John Aytoun of Kinnaldie)
  Not clear which wife was mother of ...
  a. Isobel Hamilton
  b. Agnes Hamilton
m. (mcrt 1666) George Millar of Kirkcaldy
  Not clear which wife was mother of ...
  iv. Elizabeth Hamilton (d 19.04.1635)
  m. Hew Mitchel of Kincarroquhy
  C. daughter (d before 1589)
  m. Robert Hamilton of Bathgate
  D. Katherine Hamilton (d before 13.03.1632)
  m. Robert Bruce, younger of Bynnie
  E. Isobel Hamilton
  m. Robert Stewart of Culbeg (Killbige)
  F. Christian Hamilton
  m3. (mcrt 1580, sp) Margaret Cunninghame (dau of William Cunninghame of Cunninghamehead, widow of William Cuninghame of Craigends)
2. William Hamilton (a 1592, 3rd son)
  A. William Hamilton (a 1624)
3.+ other issue - James (a 1569), Elizabeth

Main Sources (see here):
(1) For upper section : 'HamiltonHistory' ('Shawtoun', p795+)
(2) For lower section : 'HamiltonHistory' ('Inchmauchan (with Stravithie, Kirktonholme and Kinkell)', p480+) with support from 'AndersonMemoirs' ('Kinkell', Supplement, p432+ (which superseded 'Inchmachan' on p306+)) and HJHeraldry (Hamilton, 'Inchmachan', p93+)
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