Hampton

biographical name (1)
Hamp·​ton | \ˈham(p)-tən \

Definition of Hampton 

(Entry 1 of 3)

Wade 1751?–1835 American general

Hampton

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Definition of Hampton (Entry 2 of 3)

Wade 1818–1902 grandson of Wade Hampton American politician and Confederate general

Hampton

geographical name
Hamp·​ton | \ˈhamp-tən \

Definition of Hampton (Entry 3 of 3)

city and port on Hampton Roads east of Newport News in southeastern Virginia population 137,436

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