Alexander West Hamilton

???? - 1837

Claimant or beneficiary


Of Pinmore, Ayr Scotland by the 1830s, awarded the compensation as mortgagee-in-possession of the Hunterstown estate in Manchester, and (with James Reay, q.v.) as trustees of Alexander Hamilton Cameron for Mango Valley Plantation in St Mary.

  1. Son of John Hamiton of Sundrum; brother of John Hamilton (q.v.); and nephew of Hugh Hamilton of Pinmore Scotland, from whom he inherited the Belleisle estate in Ayr.


T71/1378 St Mary no. 325.


Further Information

(1) Mary Ritchie (2) Hamilla Montgomerie

Associated Claims (2)

£1,325 16s 9d
Awardee (Mortgagee-in-possession)
£698 6s 9d
Awardee (Trustee)

Associated Estates (1)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1829 [EA] - 1839 [LA] → Mortgagee-in-Possession

Legacies Summary

Physical (1)

Country house
description →
Country house and estate near Ayr, modified and extended by Hugh Hamilton and largely rebuilt by his nephew Alexander West Hamilton c....

Relationships (4)

Grandson → Grandfather
Nephew → Uncle

Addresses (2)

Belleisle House, Ayr, Ayrshire, Southern Scotland, Scotland
Pinmore House, Ayr, Ayrshire, Southern Scotland, Scotland