Hamilton, William (M)

Surname: Hamilton
Forename(s): William
b. 1704. d. 25 March 1754. Nationality: Scottish. VIAF.
Poet and Jacobite army officer. Composed Jacobite anthems for Prince Charles Stuart (Bonnie Prince Charlie). Hamilton went into exile in France after the Jacobite defeat at Culloden. Author of Poems on Several Occasions (1748, 1749). Biographical information: ODNB.

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
A Pastoral Song 1876-06-03 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 7214