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Hamilton, Lady Emma

Pronunciation: /ˈhamɪltən/
(Circa 1765–1815), English beauty and mistress of Lord Nelson; born Amy Lyon. She met Lord Nelson while married to Sir William Hamilton, the British ambassador to Naples. She had a daughter by Nelson in 1801 and lived with him after her husband’s death in 1803.

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