- 1755?-1804; Am. statesman: 1st secretary of the U.S. treasury (1789-95)
- 1867-1963; U.S. educator, writer, & classical scholar
Origin of Hamiltonafter G. Hamilton, local farmer (c. 1813) city & port in SE Ontario, Canada, at the W end of Lake Ontario
- city in N North Island, New Zealand
- city in SC Scotland, near Glasgow, on the Clyde
- capital of Bermuda, on the main island
- former name (1821-1965) for the Churchill (river in Labrador, Canada)
- The capital of Bermuda, on Bermuda Island. Founded in 1790, it is an important tourist resort.x
- A city of southeast Ontario, Canada, at the western end of Lake Ontario southwest of Toronto. It grew as a port and industrial center.x
- A city of southwest Ohio north of Cincinnati. It was settled on the site of Fort Hamilton, built in 1791.x
- Alternative form of Hamilton (slang: a United States ten-dollar bill).
- Oxford is served by the Cincinnati, Hamilton & Dayton railway.
- "The Romans," writes Dr Hamilton, "were probably the original introducers of this cat, and as the final evacuation of Britain by that nation took place under the emperor Valentinian about A.D.
- "At the present time," observes Dr Hamilton, "the wild cat has become almost extinct in many of the above districts.
- Hamilton, The Wild Cat of Europe (London, 1896); Frances Simpson, The Book of the Cat (London, 1903).
- William Lithgow (1582-1645), the traveller, William Smellie (1697-1763), the obstetrician and Gavin Hamilton (1730-1797), the painter, were born at Lanark.