John Hamilton was born c1811 in County Clare, Ireland, and died 14 Sep 1890. He came to NB in Oct 1832 and settled in Newcastle, Northumberland County, NB. He married, Feb 1835, Ann McKenzie, born 1813.
1) John Hamilton b. 1837
2) Ellen Hamilton born c1839
3) George Hamilton born c1841
4) Mary Hamilton b. c1845
5) Edward Hamilton b. c1847
6) Louise Hamilton m. William Lawlor of Newcastle.
PANB:MC80/2184 W.D. Hamilton’s Dictionary of Miramichi Biography.
See also the 1851 census for Newcastle Parish.
Ralph Hamilton was born 1811 in Ireland, and died 6 Apr 1903. He came to NB in 1836 and first settled in Prince William Parish, York County, then later moved to Charlotte County. He married, 8 Mar 1845 in Fredericton, Margaret Blair, born 1811 in NB, died 11 Feb 1894.
The only child mentioned was James Hamilton, born 25 Feb 1847, married 18 Mar 1869 to Elizabeth B. Hood, born 1843, the daughter of George and Frances (Blaney) Hood.
PANB:MC1/Jamieson, 1 page: George Hood b. 1796 in Ireland, d. 12 Mar 1881, m. 24 Jul 1838 Frances Blaney b. 1823 in Ireland. They came to NB in 1836 and first settled in Prince William Parish, York County and then moved to Charlotte County.
Robert Hamilton, born in County Tyrone, Ireland, came to NB in 1824 and settled at Tidnish, Westmorland County.
1) Gustavus Hamilton m. Eleanor Goodwin and settled at Tidnish
2) Mary Hamilton
3) Eliza Hamilton
4) Eleanor Hamilton.
PANB:MC80/45 Howard Trueman’s The Chignecto Isthmus and its first settlers, page 262.