Maj.-Gen. Octavius Douglas-Hamilton

Maj.-Gen. Octavius Douglas-Hamilton (1821-1904) was the son of Lieutenant Augustus Barrington Price Anne Powell Hamilton and Maria Catherine Hyde, a grandson of Admiral Charles Powell Hamilton and Lucretia Prosser. He was born on 15 February 1821.

He married Katherine Augusta Westenra Macleod, daughter of Captain Donald Macleod, on 29 June 1852. He died on 14 August 1904 at age 83.
A Captain in the service of the Bengal Army, he gained the rank of Major-General.

He died on 14 Aug 1904 at 46 Marylands Road, Paddington, London, England


     Children of Maj.-Gen. Octavius Douglas-Hamilton and Katherine Augusta Westenra Macleod:
Venerable Hamilton Anne Douglas-Hamilton+   b. 28 May 1853, d. 22 Aug 1929
Captain Augustus Maynard Douglas-Hamilton   b. 29 Nov 1854, d. 19 Aug 1928. Served in the 4th Battalion, East Surrey Regiment
Katherine Seymour Douglas-Hamilton   b. a 1855, d. 17 Apr 1944
Captain Charles Reginald Sydney Douglas-Hamilton+   b. 5 Oct 1856, d. 8 Feb 1935.  Served in the Gordon Highlanders.
Major Angus Falconer Douglas-Hamilton, V.C.+   b. 20 Aug 1863, d. 26 Sep 1915

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