Lizzie Hamilton

Birth Name Lizzie Hamilton
Gender female
Age at Death unknown


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth July 1894 Pennsylvania, United States   1
Census June 8, 1900 Rimersburg, Pennsylvania, United States 1900 James Hamilton household 1

1900 Census Rimersburg Borough, Toby Township, Clarion County, Pennsylvania
ED 28, sheet 1, dwelling 6, family 6

[I don't see Rimersburg named on the sheet, but the enumerator was Frank H Rimer.]
Done June 8, 1900.


Hamilton, James, Head, Mar 1863, 37, married 17 years, born in Scotland, parents also, coal miner
Elizabeth, wife, Dec 1866, 34, married 17 years, 8 children, 6 alive, born in Scotland, parents also, no occupation
Agnes, daughter, Apr 1883, 17, single, born in Missouri, no occupation
James, brother, Apr 1885, 15, single, born in Pennsylvania, farm labor
Maggie G, sister, Oct 1888, 11, single, born in Scotland, at school
Lizzie, sister, July 1894, 5, single, born in Pennsylvania
Jennie, sister, Apr 1897, 3, single, born in Texas
Joseph, brother, Feb 1900 3m, single, born in Pennsylvania

The information said James owned the house free of mortgage. It was a farm. Information is on Farm Schedule 1.
[Note: says the farm schedule for 1900 was destroyed by order of Congress.]

Both James and Elizabeth arrrived in 1881 and had been here 20 years. James was an alien

Did the oldest daughter provide the information? Why is everyone called a brother and sister, not son and daughter?
Where is Archibald, born Oct 1888?

United States Census, 1900, index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 07 Feb 2014), James Hamilton, Toby Township Rimersburg borough, Clarion, Pennsylvania, United States; citing sheet , family 6, NARA microfilm publication T623, FHL microfilm 1241395.

Residence June 8, 1900 Rimersburg, Pennsylvania, United States in Rimersburg on the 1900 Census 1

in Rimersburg on the 1900 Census


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father James HamiltonMarch 25, 1863March 31, 1943
Mother Elizabeth BlackDecember 1866August 2, 1900
    Sister     Agnes Hamilton April 22, 1883 March 11, 1950
    Brother     James Hamilton April 22, 1885
    Brother     Archibald Hamilton October 28, 1888 July 1963
    Sister     Maggie G Hamilton
         Lizzie Hamilton July 1894
    Sister     Gene Hamilton April 9, 1895 May 30, 1982
    Brother     Joseph Hamilton February 1900 September 28, 1958


  1. James Hamilton
    1. Elizabeth Black
      1. Maggie G Hamilton
      2. Agnes Hamilton
      3. James Hamilton
      4. Archibald Hamilton
      5. Lizzie Hamilton
      6. Gene Hamilton
      7. Joseph Hamilton

Source References

  1. 1900 United States Federal Census