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Philip Hamilton

1782-1801

 
 
Philip Hamilton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, November 3, 2018
1. Philip Hamilton Marker
Inscription. Philip Hamilton
1782-1810
First-born son of Alexander Hamilton

Hamilton was a recent graduate of King’s College when he engaged in a fatal duel with George Eaker, who had made disparaging remarks about his father. Although we know he was buried in Trinity Churchyard, the exact location is unknown.

 
Location. 40° 42.462′ N, 74° 0.738′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker can be reached from Broadway near Wall Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10006, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Alexander Hamilton (here, next to this marker); Robert Fulton (here, next to this marker); Commodore Silas Talbot (a few steps from this marker); Hercules Mulligan (a few steps from this marker); The Honorable John Watts (a few steps from this marker); Captain James Lawrence & Lieutenant Augustus C. Ludlow (a few steps from this marker); Birthplace of Columbia University (within shouting distance of this marker); New York State Society of the Cincinnati (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
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Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Hamilton family gravesites in the south churchyard image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, November 3, 2018
2. Hamilton family gravesites in the south churchyard
Philip's marker is visible to the right of his mother Eliza's.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 6, 2018. This page originally submitted on November 4, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 43 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 4, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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