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Quick Facts about Alexander Hamilton. Illegitimate son of James Hamilton and Rachel Faucett Lavien. Orphaned in Sent to New.
Read and see facts about founding father Alexander Hamilton.
To ensure delivery to your inbox, add us to your address book. Hamilton left Philadelphia frustrated. Hamilton was not an original political thinker of the stature of Hobbes, Locke, Montesquieu, Rous seau, or Hegel. Get the Newsday Now newsletter! If you need a quick primer on Hamilton, here are the essential alexander hamilton facts
about. He helped Washington write his famous.