By: Caroline Hamilton
Birth and Death
Alexander Hamilton was born on January 11, 1755 or 1757, the year is unknown. In Charlestown, Nevis. To the parents of Rachel Faucette Buck and James A. Hamilton. They were married to different people at the birth of Alexander's older brother and him.
Alexander Hamilton died at the age of 49, he was shot in a duel between him and Andrew Burr in Weehawken, New Jersey. He died the next day at 2:00p.m at the home of William Bayard in the Manhattan Shore.