Table of Contents

• Introducing Discovering Hamilton

• Witnessing an Appraisal: The Oldest Known Alexander Hamilton Document

• Witnessing a Mortgage: The Second Oldest Known Alexander Hamilton Document

• The Oldest Known Alexander Hamilton Documents: Implications for Hamilton’s Biography

• Ten-Year-Old Alexander Hamilton and the “Supposed Duel” that Nearly Changed His Life

• Alexander Hamilton’s Grandfather and the French Invasion of Nevis in 1706

• Alexander Hamilton’s Grandfather’s Deposition Regarding the French Invasion of Nevis in 1706

• The Will of John Lytton, Father of Alexander Hamilton’s Uncle and Guardian

• The Early Business Career of James Hamilton, Alexander Hamilton’s Father

• The Woman Who Paid for Alexander Hamilton’s Education

• Alexander Hamilton’s Grandparents and Great Aunt Fight Over a Parcel of Land on Nevis

• Where Did Alexander Hamilton Live While Attending Grammar School in Elizabethtown, New Jersey?

• Auction of a Previously Unknown Alexander Hamilton Letter: Determining the Recipient and Date

• Alexander Hamilton’s Classmate at the Grammar School in Elizabethtown, New Jersey

• Why Were the Hamiltons on St. Eustatius in 1758? And Who Were Their Friends There? Part 1

• Why Were the Hamiltons on St. Eustatius in 1758? And Who Were Their Friends There? Part 2

• Naming the Grange Plantation of St. Croix Where Alexander Hamilton Buried His Mother

• Contemporary Descriptions of the Grange Plantation of St. Croix Where Alexander Hamilton Buried His Mother

• Additional Information About Alexander Fraser, Friend of James Hamilton and Rachel Hamilton

• Did James McHenry Attend Alexander Hamilton’s Wedding?

• When was James Hamilton (Alexander Hamilton’s Father) Born? When were Alexander Hamilton’s Scottish Aunts and Uncles Born?

• The Death, Obituary, and Last Will and Testament of Hugh Knox, Mentor to Alexander Hamilton

• The Ivy of Kerelaw Castle

• The Arrival of David Beekman and Nicholas Cruger on St. Croix

• Alexander Hamilton Visits Saratoga in December 1780

• Alexander Hamilton’s Journey from Yorktown to Albany in October–November 1781

• Was Alexander Hamilton “girl crazy and brimming with libido”? Hamilton’s letter to Catharine “Kitty” Livingston

• Alexander Hamilton: The Tomcat Fully Refuted

• Nicholas Cruger’s “Supposed Duel”: An Event that Nearly Changed Ten-Year-Old Alexander Hamilton’s Life. Part 2: More Records and Additional Details Discovered

• Was this Alexander Hamilton’s First Affair of Honor? An “Anecdote of General Hamilton” and his Supposed Near Duel in the West Indies

• James Hamilton’s Life on St. Croix

• James Hamilton’s Employment as a Sailor, His Arrival on St. Croix, a Legal Dispute, and Rewriting the Biography of James Hamilton and the Early Life of Alexander Hamilton

• What Happened to Alexander Hamilton’s Father? The Story of James Hamilton from 1766–1799.

• A Slave Plot to Desert St. Croix for Puerto Rico in 1748

• The St. Croix Epidemic of 1771–72 and Its Effect on Alexander Hamilton’s Life

• Video of “Alexander Hamilton: Son of a Whore?”