Alaxander Hamilton was born in Charlestown, St. Kitts and Nevis.
Alexander Hamilton's Mother, Rachel Faucette Buck, Dies of Yellow Fever
February 19, 1768
His Mother died when he was 11 years old.
Arrived in New York City
Alaxander's employer was so impressed by his work that he and some friends payed for him to come to America and go to Kings College in New York.
Serves in the New York Provincial Artillery Company
1777 - 1783
During his military Career he saw action at Trenton, White Plains, Long Island, Brandywine Creek, Germantown, and Princeton.
Marries Eliza Schuyler
December 14, 1780
Served as the delegate from New York to the Constitutional Convention
Approx. May 27, 1787 - Approx. September 17, 1787
Becomes the First Secretary of Treasury for the United States of America
1789 - 1795
On September 11, 1789 Alaxander Hamilton is apointed the Secretary of Treasury by George Washington and serves as Secretary of Treasury until 1795.
Apointed Inspector General
1798 - 1800
He was apointed Inspector General as America was preparing for a potential war with France.
End of Military Carrer
July 12, 1804
He was killed in a duel by Aaron Burr.
Alexander hamilton is the only non-president to be featured on U.S currency.
Alexander Hamilton and his oldest son were killed under similar circumstances and in the same location
Alexander hamilton created the U.S Coast Guard
why is Alaxander Hamilton important
Alexander Hamilton is important because he was the center of the movement to create congress. he has contributed to this world by helping to get the constitution written and he was the first treasure of the US. You may of heard of Alexander Hamilton because he is on the $10 bill and there is a Broadway musical about him.