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Elizabeth Hamilton
Date: 1757 - 1854
Remarks: Elizabeth Schuyler was the daughter of Major General Philip John Schuyler and Catherine (Van Rensselaer) Schuyler. In 1780 she was married to Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Hamilton, then aide-de-camp to General Washington, at The Pastures, the Schuyler mansion near Albany. She was of great assistance to her family connections provided him with the entree into the highest echelons of society. She was the mother of his eight children.