Alexander Hamilton Biography

Few words about Alexander Hamilton: Founding father Alexander Hamilton was born circa January 11, 1755, or 1757 (the exact date is unknown), on the island of Nevis in the British West Indies. Hamilton’s parents were Rachel Fawcett Lavien, who was of British and French Huguenot descent, and James Hamilton, a Scottish trader. Alexander Hamilton married Elizabeth Schuyler in 1780 and eventually had eight children.

Hamilton was an intelligent boy and knew both English and French. He was an excellent writer and was published for his descriptive account of a hurricane that ravaged the Caribbean islands.

He also served in Congress from 1782 to 1783, was elected to the Continental Congress, and founded the Bank of New York in February of 1784.

He became an important member of the first Cabinet of the first President as the first Secretary of the Treasury (1789-1795). Alexander remains a Famous figure in the U.S history. He is known not only for the great contributions that he made to the early United States but also for his famous duel with Aaron Burr (1756–1836) in 1804, which resulted in his death.

Alexander Hamilton will always be remembered as one of America’s greatest economic minds. He is immortalized on the United States ten-dollar bill.

Now here we present some useful details of Alexander Hamilton (Govt Official, Military Leader, Lawyer, Economist) Biography like height, weight, age, family, some lesser known facts, Net Worth, Measurements, Salary/Income, Death News and Full Profile at here.

Biography of Alexander Hamilton

Alexander Hamilton Biography
Real NameAlexander Hamilton
Date of Birth11 January 1757
Place of birthCharlestown, Saint Kitts and Nevis
Native PlaceCharlestown, Saint Kitts and Nevis
Died at Age47 years 10 months 27 Days
Death Date12 July 1804
Death PlaceNew York, United States
Marital StatusMarried
Height5′ 7″
EducationColumbia University
Family DetailsFather, Mother, Wife, Children
Mother NameRachel Faucette Buck
Father NameJames A. Hamilton
SpouseElizabeth Schuyler
Children (s)
  • Philip Hamilton
  • Angelica Hamilton
  • Alexander Hamilton Jr.
  • James Alexander Hamilton
  • John Church Hamilton
  • William S. Hamilton
  • Eliza Hamilton Holly
  • Philip Hamilton (the second)
LanguagesEnglish and French
Contact AddressN/A
Official Email IDN/A
Contact NumberN/A
ProfessionLawyer, Politician, Financier, Author, and Economist
Net worth (In past)N/A


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