Hamilton

Events

Hamilton's presumed birth

1757

Clerk for the trading firm of Beekman and Cruger

1766 - 1768

Clerk for Nicolas Cruger

1769

Entered King's College (Columbia University)

1773

Married Elizabeth Schuyler

1780

Organized Bank of New York

1784

First Treasury Secretary

1789

Inspector General of the army with rank Major General

1798

Founded the New York Evening Post

1801

Died in New York after duel win Aaron Burr in Weehawken, New Jersey

July 12, 1804