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*Robert Stewart Hamilton, Doctor

Male 1816 - 1893  (77 years)


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  • Name *Robert Stewart Hamilton 
    Suffix Doctor 
    Born 13 Apr 1816  Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Buried Jul 1893  Greene, Parke, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 8 Jul 1893  Putnam, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I19236  My Genealogy

    Father **James L. Mchaffey Hamilton, Esquire,   b. 25 Mar 1761, Strabane Parish, County Tyrone, Ulster, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1837, Portland Mills, Parke, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother *Hannah Cochran Ramsey Ramsay,   b. 14 Mar 1770, York-Huntington, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1851, Parke, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 1790  Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5520  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary R. Bishop,   b. 14 Aug 1842, Putnam, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1929, Putnam, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 16 Mar 1867  Greencastle, Putnam, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Lytle Hamilton,   b. 13 Jan 1868, Putnam, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1949, Putnam, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     2. Fay Stewart Hamilton,   b. 25 Nov 1869, Portland Mills, Putnam County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Pearl Glen E. Hamilton,   b. 17 Jul 1873, Portland Mills, Putnam County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1941, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     4. Claude Claud Bishop Hamilton, Doctor Of Dentistry,   b. 2 Oct 1874, Portland Mills, Putnam County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. *Hannah Clara Claire Hamilton,   b. 26 Feb 1878, Portland Mills, Putnam County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1920  (Age 42 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F6911  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • SOURCE: "Putnam County, Indiana USGenWeb Project;http://ibssg.org/putnam/
      BIOGRAPHY
      Dr. Robert S. Hamilton
      Atlas of Putnam County, Indiana.
      Chicago: JH Beers, 1879, p. 14
      HAMILTON, Robert S., MD, PO Portland Mills: born April 13, 1816 inRipley (White County-see James L. Hamilton's notes) County, Ind son ofJames and Hannah C. Hamilton who settled in this county November 5,1834. Married March 16, 1867 in Greencastle, Mary R. Nicholson,daughter of David C. Bishop, cousin of R. N. Bishop, Governor of Ohio.Children: James L, Fay S, Pearl G, Claude and Hannah C.
      Dr. Hamilton is an intelligent, benevolent man, skillful in hisprofession, being one of the oldest physicians in Putnam County. Owns125 acres of thoroughly cultivated land.
      File Created: 2007-Jul-10" [Transcribed 19 February 2008, SLJuhl,compiler]
      NOTE: He was a physician in Putnam & Parke Counties.

      NOTE: Please review his son James L. Hamilton's Biographical Notesfor further information on the family.

      NOTE: ***The guardian records of Parke County show that on 10Nov.1846, Robert S. Hamilton was appointed guardian of (nephews andnieces) Norval, Franklin, Allen, Wallace, Warren, Mary D., and EzekielHamilton, all children of his brother, John W. Hamilton, deceased.(Park County guardianship book 1)."

      SOURCE: 23 September 1850 United States Federal Census
      Name: Robert S Hamilton
      Age: 32
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1818
      Birth Place: Indiana
      Gender: Male
      Robert S. Hamilton 32, M, Physician, value 4700, Indiana; single,living with another family
      Home in 1850(City,County,State): Russell, Putnam, Indiana
      Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: Russell, Putnam, Indiana;Roll: M432_167; Page: 431; Image: 149. Ancestry.com. 1850 UnitedStates Federal Census [database on-line].

      SOURCE: 19 July 1870 United States Federal Census; page 7, dwelling
      Name: Robert S Hamilton
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1817
      Age in 1870: 53
      Birthplace: Indiana
      Home in 1870: Clinton, Putnam, Indiana
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Post Office: Portland Mills
      Robert S. Hamilton 53(?33), M, W, Physician, value 600/600, IN
      Mary R. 28 f, w, keeping house, IN
      James 2 m, w, IN
      Fay ? S. 8/12 m, w, IN
      NOTE: Living next door to his nephew Allen & Catherine Hamilton andhis brother Holbert & Nancy Hamilton.
      Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Clinton, Putnam, Indiana;Roll: M593_353; Page: 4; Image: 8; Page 7; Dwelling 54/54.
      Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line].

      SOURCE: 1880 United States Federal Census
      Name: R. S. Hamilton
      Home in 1880: Clinton, Putnam, Indiana
      Age: 63
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1817
      Birthplace: Indiana
      Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
      Spouse's Name: Mary R.
      Father's birthplace: Ireland
      Mother's birthplace: Pennsylvania
      Occupation: Physician
      Marital Status: Married
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Household Members: Name Age
      R. S. Hamilton 63 physician IN, IRE, PENN
      Mary R. Hamilton 33 wife, keeping house, IN, KY, KY
      Jas. L. Hamilton 12 son, at home, IN
      Fay S. Hamilton 10 son IN
      Pearl G. Hamilton 7 dau. IN
      Claud Hamilton 5 son IN
      Hannah C. Hamilton 3 dau. IN
      Jio. V. Bishop 41 son-in-law, laborer, IN, nothing listed for parents
      Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Clinton, Putnam, Indiana;Roll: T9_306; Family History Film: 1254306; Page: 383.2000;Enumeration District: 150; Image: 0229; dwelling 16/18; page 2B; super4; enum 150.
      Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880United States Federal Census [database on-line].

      Added SOURCE: www.RootsWeb.com World Connect Project; 02 December2007, Doreen O'Keefe's (irish44@hotmail.com) posting, Outline ofDescendant Register Report; Last Updated: Sat Aug 25 22:06:39 2001;Obtained 02 December 2007 per SLJuhl, Compiler.