Alexander Hamilton (1757-1804)





Trinity Churchyard, Broadway, Manhattan, New York.
Alexander Hamilton died as a result of wounds inflicted in a duel with Aaron Burr.






The corporation of TRINITY CHURCH Has erected this
In Testimony of their Respect
FOR
The PATRIOT of incorruptible INTEGRITY
The SOLDIER of approved VALOR
The STATESMAN of consummate WISDOM
Whose TALENTS and VIRTUES will be admired
Long after this MARBLE shall have mouldered into
DUST
He died July 12th 1804 Aged 47








These photographs are courtesy of Malcolm Rutherford.