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John David Hamilton is my husband’s direct ancestor. His parents were David Hamilton 1748-1822 m. Elizabeth Harrington 1750-1824 and his siblings were James, Catherin, Daniel, Alexander, David, Jr., Elizabeth, William, Claud, Andrew, and George.
John David Hamilton 1772-1845 d. Marshall Co., TN m. (1) Melvina Brown 1776-1795 d. Union Co., SC. Their son Andrew Hamilton b. Union Co., SC 1794 d. 1859 Rusk Co., TX m. Delilah Smith b. Spartanburg Dist., SC 1798 d. 1867 Rusk Co., TX. Daughter Melvina Hamilton b. abt. 1795.
(2) Nellie Turner b. 1776 Union Co., SC d. 1848 Marshall Co., TN. John David Hamilton and Nellie Turner had eight children; Young David, Mary, Jane, John, Melinda, Lavinia, Elizabeth, Elvira m. Joseph G. Smith. Children: Althea and Mary E. Smith.