Born 10-24-1947 in Hominy, OK. Father: Elmer Reuben Hamilton. Mother: Lenora Scraper Hamilton. Osage grandparents, Amos & Marie Hamilton of Hominy Indian Village. Moved to Westville, OK in 1958. Moved to Wyandotte, OK in 1963.
Graduated fm Wyandotte High School 05/65, Haskell Institute, Lawrence KS 05/67, University of Oklahoma, B.S.,12/89, Northeastern State University, B.A.05/98, NSU Graduate College M.A. & M.S.(OK,) 05/2002.
Career: Federal Representative & SSA/Medicare Counselor, U.S. Social Security Administration, Kansas City Region, 1967-97.
Vietnam War veteran: U.S. Army,11th Armored Cavalry Regiment, Bien Hoa Army Base, Republic of Vietnam, 1968-70. Now retired near Westville, OK.