James was born about 1848, the son of Emanuel Hotchkiss and Isabella Gillon. The place is not known.
He died on 14 OCT 1862 in Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland.
|Death||14 OCT 1862||
|Occupation||iron founder pattern maker at age 14|
!Source: James Ronald Morrison. His notes:
1851 census Carronshore scholar aged 4 -see father
Died 14 October 1862 86 Wellington Street South Glasgow - iron founder pattern maker [aged14!]
cause of death - dropsy
death registered by John Huskie, brother