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16. George4 Hamilton (Robert5, James6, Robert7, John8) (#19) was born in Rockland, Ny 28 Nov 1859. George died 3 Jul 1938 in Ramapo, Rockland, Ny, at 78 years of age. His body was interred 6 Jul 1938 in Summit Park Cem, Rockland, Ny.

He married Emma Jane Doremus in Goshen, Orange, Ny, 15 Dec 1887. (Emma Jane Doremus is #114.) Emma was born in Denton, Orange, Ny 29 Mar 1863. Emma was the daughter of Joseph Doremus and Helen Maria Winters. Emma died 7 Oct 1940 in New Hempstead, Rockland, Ny, at 77 years of age. Her body was interred 10 Oct 1940 in Summit Park Cem, Rockland, Ny. BIRTH: 1920 census: Ramapo Township (Election Dist.11), Spring Valley Village, Rockland Co., NY, enumerated 26 and 27 Feb 1920. e.d. 246 p.4A, l.17. occupation="feed dealer". 1910 U.S. Census, Ramapo, Rockland, NY, NA series T624, roll#953,E.D. 116, p. 3B, l. 76 shows George and son Archibald working as grain dealers, with George’s wife Emma and brother William also in the household 1900 census: Ramapo Township, Rockland Co, NY. e.d.74 p.1 l.57, gives Nov 1859 birth date; no occupation given. 1880 census: Ramapo Township, Rockland Co, NY. v.86 e.d.57 p.4 l.30 says occupation "laborer (farm)" per DAR notes on FORSHEE from Helen Hamilton Ackerly Sep 1996 (photocopy of 1944 typescript of Shuart Bible by Alice E. DeBaun) b. 11-28-1859 d. 7-3-1938. !DEATH: per printout of Summit Park Cemetery dated 03/07/96 from Sally Dewey. grave 29/A, 6' NW corner, #391, undertaker: A.B.Sniffen, age 78y 7m 5d. per Helen Hamilton Ackerly letter of 3 Mar 1998: George established his feed store in 1896 or 1897. Originally he had a partner J. C. Hauptman (sp?). Later son Archibald helped run the store. It went out of business around 1936. per "Robert Brennan" Date: Sun, 09 Aug 98 22:07:32 PDT Orange Count Genealogical Society Newsletter, November 1994. Methodist church records from Goshen, NY. Thomas LaMoute marriages 15Dec1887 George Hamilton, 28 of Spring Valley, Ny, b Spring Valley Ny, farmer, and Emma J. Doremus, 24, of Goshen, NY b Denton, NY at Mrs. Joseph Doremus, Goshen, NY Witnesses Helen Doremus and Kate Doremus

George Hamilton and Emma Jane Doremus had the following child:

child + 5 i. Archibald3 Hamilton was born 18 Feb 1889.

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