Janet Brown


Personal and Family Information

Janet was born about 1838 in Whitburn, Linlithgowshire, Scotland, the daughter of David Brown and Jane Purdie.

She died on 28 FEB 1910 in Bathgate, Scotland.

She had two marriages/partners. Her first husband was John Hotchkiss, who she married on 31 MAR 1865 in Free West Church, Old Monkland, Airdrie, Lanarkshire, Scotland. Their six known children were Agnes (c1861-?), Jane (1866-1903), James (1866-?), David Brown (1871-?), Helen Brown (1868-1933) and Janet (1869-?).

Her second husband was Ralston, who she married in BEF 1864. The place has not been found. They had no known children.

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Janet Brown


David Brown


Jane Purdie



BirthABT 1838
Place: Whitburn, Linlithgowshire, Scotland
Death28 FEB 1910
Place: Bathgate, Scotland


OccupationSweeper at Cotton Mill


Note 1

!Source: http://www.familysearch.org/ FamilySearchâ„¢ Ancestral File v4.19

!Source: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/ Statutory Death Registers

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Janet Huskie, widow of John Huskie, Coal Miner

Died 28 Feb 1910 at 4:45 am, Gimmes Building, Whitburn

Sex: Female, Age: 75

Father: David Brown, Colliery Engine Keeper [deceased]

Mother: Jane Brown M.S. Purdie [deceased]

CoD: Gangrene of Foot 4 days as certified by John P Campbell MBChB

Informant: David Huskie, Son, Barrington Station Cottages Parish of Livingstone.