Historian, Author, Presenter

  Michelle L. Hamilton

MICHELLE L. HAMILTON

 Michelle L. Hamilton earned her master’s degree in history from San Diego State University in 2013.  She is a lifelong student of history. 

Michelle’s other works include: “I Would Still Be Drowned In Tears” Spiritualism in Abraham Lincoln White House.

“My Heart Is In The Cause” The Civil War Diary of James Meyers – Hospital Steward 45th Pennsylvania 1863-1865

“Manners During The Civil War: American Etiquette Or The Customs Adopted By Polite Society Throughout The United States”


"Mary Ball Washington - Mother of George Washington" 

Hamilton currently serves as the manager of the Mary Washington House Museum in Fredericksburg, VA. She is not new to historical house museums as she also worked as a docent at The Whaley House Museum in Old Town San Diego from 2001 until 2006.

She has been a Civil War living historian for over a decade participating in Civil War living history events around California and Virginia. Additionally, she has been a requested speaker at several Civil War Roundtable meetings, radio talk shows and numerous magazine publications including “The Citizen’s Companion”

See her list of other publications and request a copy from her website: www.MichelleLHamilton.net

Enjoy her blog at: http://michelle-hamilton.blogspot.com.

Michelle L. Hamilton

Historian / Author / Presenter