Richard was born on 18 FEB 1834 in St. Mungo, Alexandria, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, the son of James Hotchkiss and Margaret Hart.
He has died but the date and place are unknown.
He had two marriages/partners. His first wife was Georgina Janet Dunmore-Napiers, who he married on 5 DEC 1861 in Strathblane, Stirlingshire, Scotland. Their five known children were James Napier (1863-?), Richard James (1866-?), Robert Dunmore (1867-1946), Caroline Francis (1868-?) and John Graham (1870-?).
His second wife was Mary Anna Young, who he married on 12 OCT 1875. The place has not been found. Their eight known children were Isobel (1879-?), George (1881-?), Montgomery H (1883-?), Gilbert (1883-?), Anna Mary (1885-?), Catherine (1886-?), Archibald (1889-?) and Thomas Finlay (1892-?).
|Birth||18 FEB 1834||
!Source: Margaret Hotchkiss nee Hart's will and her inventory after death. His rank was Captain and Adjitant of the Third Administrative Battalion Renfrewshire Rifle Volunteer, at time of her death. There was a family diamond ring given by King Richard the 1st to one of the Hotchkiss Family who was "Lord Mair" of London. This was willed to Richard to go down in straight male line from Richard.
!Source: http://www.christopherlong.co.uk/ionidesgen/fg08_427.html from web article entitled "The IONIDES Family" © 2005 Christopher Long - Journalist & Editor http://www.christopherlong.co.uk/ionidesgen/ - Occupation: Physician.
!Source: http://subscribers.scotlandspeople.gov.uk Old Parish Records.
18 Feb 1834 HOTCHKIS RICHARD JAMES JAMES HOTCHKIS/MARGARET HART FR507 M ST MUNGO
!Source: http://subscribers.scotlandspeople.gov.uk 1891 Census Civil Parish of Abbey Quoad Sacra Parish of Cardonald School Board District of Abbey Parliamentary Division of West Renfrewshire Entry No. 42 Street: Crookison Houses:
1 Richd. J Hotchkis Head mar 57 Retired army Officer born in Dumfriesshire St. Mungo
Mary Anna do wife mar 40 East Indies (B.S.)
Richd J do son unm 25 Clerk St. Charles Accountant Edinburgshire St. George
John G do son unm 21 Merchant Clerk do do
George do son unm 9 Scholar Renfrewshire Abbey
Montgomery H do son 8 do do do
Anna Mary do daur 5 do do do
Catherine do daur 4 do do
Archibald do son 2 do do
Annie Cameron serv u. 50 Cook Domestic Serv Argyleshire Ardgowen
Mary Husson serv. unm 49 Nurse do Clackmannanshire Alloc.
Catherine M A McDowal serv. unm 28 Housemaid do England