From Detroit, he directed the Indians during the American Revolutionary War.
He soon acquired a notorious reputation from American historians of the time as the "Hair Buyer of Detroit") for helping British financed Indians scalp rebel Americans on the frontiers.
It is not well known, even by locals, that the city motto "Hamilton Sparsa Collegit" - as shown on the commemorative coin above -is not directly about the city but about how Governor "Hamilton had brought together the scattered." Later, he was Governor of the much bigger (more than ten times the size) but less populated Caribbean island of Dominica in the Leeward Islands (not to be confused with the Spanish-speaking Dominican Republic).
But his reputation and the intercession of his influential family and friends returned him to favor.
In every way, he was a very good, capable, honest, efficient and trustworthy bachelor Governor.
Streets and roads involved are, alphabetically: Somers Ltd, which recently sought to buy out London-based broker Westhouse Holdings PLC. Until the 1995, the US Navy had an active shore patrol based here, in a purpose-built building.
Somers already owned a 46.1 percent stake in Westhouse. As well as owning BCB, Somers owns a 62.5 percent holding in J O Hambro Investment Management Ltd, a UK wealth manager with $6 billion in assets under management and a 66 percent interest in Private & Commercial Finance Group PLC, a UK asset financing company, and a 58 percent interest in Bermuda real estate company West Hamilton Holdings.19 Reid Street, Hamilton HM 11. It served the-then US Naval Air Station to the east in St.
She was 25 years old and the daughter of a Colonel Lee, of Banbury, Oxfordshire, England.
(It is not clear whether she had any children but the Colonial Society of Massachusetts newsletter number 336 of March 1902 says Governor and Mrs.
He was born in Dublin, Ireland, in 1734, as the fourth of seven children.
His great grandfather was Sir Frederick Hamilton, Baron Paisley and Governor of Ulster, a position which necessitated a change of residence from Scotland to Ireland for the family and resulted in Henry's birth a century later. He was commissioned into the 15th Regiment of Foot in the British Army.
The only place that can accommodate a limited number of yachting visitors in the city is the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club. Just within the city boundary is this waterfront bay and park, in Hamilton Harbor, on the west side of the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club.