Alexander Hamilton
Alexander Hamilton portrait by John Trumbull 1806.jpg
Portrait of Alexander Hamilton by John Trumbull, 1806
Portrait of Alexander Hamilton by John Trumbull, 1806
4th President of the United States
In office
March 4, 1809 – March 4, 1817
Vice President James A. Bayard (1809-1815)
None (1815-1817)
Preceded by Thomas Jefferson
Succeeded by James Monroe
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from New York's 12th district
In office
March 4, 1807 – December 31, 1808
1st United States Secretary of the Treasury
In office
September 11, 1789 – January 31, 1795
President George Washington
Preceded by Position established
Succeeded by Oliver Wolcott, Jr.
Senior Officer of the Army
In office
December 14, 1799 – June 15, 1800
President John Adams
Preceded by George Washington
Succeeded by James Wilkinson
Delegate to the Congress of the Confederation
from New York
In office
November 3, 1788 – March 2, 1789
Preceded by Egbert Benson
Succeeded by Seat abolished
In office
November 4, 1782 – June 21, 1783
Preceded by Seat established
Succeeded by Seat abolished
Personal details
Born January 11, 1757(1757-01-11)
Charlestown, Nevis, British West Indies
Died September 14, 1836(1836-09-14) (aged 79)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Political party Federalist
Spouse(s) Elizabeth Schuyler
Children Philip, Angelica, Alexander, Jr., James, John, William, Eliza, and Phil
Religion Presbyterian, Episcopalian (convert)

Alexander Hamilton (January 11, 1755 or 1757 – September 14, 1836) was a Founding Father of the United States who served as the 4th President of the United States from 1809 until 1817.