Edward Hotchkiss


Personal and Family Information

Edward was born on 2 SEP 1845 in Bothkennar, Stirlingshire, Scotland, the son of Edward Hotchkiss and Mary McKean [McCan].

His wife was Catherine Anderson, who he married on 25 AUG 1865 in Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland. Their ten known children were Edward (1866-?), Elizabeth (1867-?), Mary (1870-?), John (1872-?), William (1874-?), Michael (c1876-?), George (c1879-?), Jane (1881-?), Alexander (c1884-?) and Catherine (c1887-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Edward Hotchkiss


Edward Hotchkiss


Edward Hotchkiss


Cornelius Hotchkiss


Janet Stewart


Christian Hunter


Mary McKean [McCan]


John McKean [McCan]


Helen Taylor



Birth2 SEP 1845
Place: Bothkennar, Stirlingshire, Scotland
Christening5 OCT 1845
Place: Bothkennar, Stirlingshire, Scotland


Note 1

!Source: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/ OPR Births & Baptisms


!Source: Ancestry.com Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950

Birth, Baptism & Christening

Name: Edward Hotchkis

Mother: Mary Mckain

Father: Edward Hotchkis

Birth: 2 Sep 1845

Baptism: 5 Oct 1845 - , Bothkennar, Stirling, Scotland

!Source: Ancestry.com 1861 Scotland Census

Edward Hotchkies 50, head, abt 1811, Glasgow, Lanark

Margaret Hotchkies 44, wife, abt 1817, Glasgow, Lanark

Edward Hotchkies 45 [15], son, abt 1845, Falkirk, Stirling <<<

Margaret Hotchkies 9, daughter, abt 1852, Airdrie, Lanark

Jane Hotchkies 2, daughter, abt 1859, Coatbridge, Lanark

!Source: Ancestry.com 1871 Scotland Census

Name: Edwar Hotchkis

Age: 23

Estimated birth year: abt 1848

Relationship: Head

Spouse's name : Catherine Hotchkis

Gender: Male

Where born: Stirling

Registration Number: 639

Registration district: Dalziel

Civil Parish: Dalziel

County: Lanarkshire

Address: 5 Russells Row

Occupation: Coal Miner

ED: 9

Household schedule number: 57

LINE: 18

Roll: CSSCT1871_122

Household Members:

Name Age

Edwar Hotchkis 23, head, abt 1848, Stirling <<<

Catherine Hotchkis 21, wife, abt 1850, Monkland, Lanarkshire

Elizabeth Hotchkis 3, daughter, abt 1868, Nackerton, Lanarkshire

Mary Hotchkis 1, daughter, abt 1870, Wishaw, Lanarkshire

Edward Hotchkis 60, Boarder, abt 1811, Westonine, Lanarkshire [Father]

Jane Hotchkis 12, boarder, abt 1859, Coatbridge, Lanarkshire [Sister]

!Source: Ancestry.com 1881 Scotland Census

Name: Edward Hotchkins

Age: 34

Estimated birth year: abt 1847

Relationship: Head

Spouse's name : Catherine Hotchkins

Father's name: Edward Hotchkins

Gender: Male

Where born: Bothkennar, Stirlingsh

Registration Number: 607

Registration district: Muirkirk

Civil Parish: Muirkirk

County: Ayrshire

Address: 4, Store Ter.

Occupation: Coal Miner

ED: 3

Household schedule number: 26

LINE: 15

Roll: cssct1881_194

Household Members:

Name Age

Edward Hotchkins 34, head, abt 1847, Bothkennar, Stirlingsh

Catherine Hotchkins 32, wife, abt 1849, Old Monkland, Lanarksh

John Hotchkins 9, son, abt 1872, Cambusnethan, Lanarksh

Mitchell Hotchkins 5, son, abt 1876, Cambusnethan, Lanarksh

George Hotchkins 2, son, abt 1879, Cambuslang, Lanarksh

Edward Hotchkins 73, father, abt 1808, Shettlestone, Lanarksh

!Source: Ancestry.com 1891 Scotland Census

Name: Edward Hotckes

Age: 45

Estimated birth year: abt 1846

Relationship: Head

Spouse's name : Catherine Anderson

Gender: Male

Where born: Batlekenmuir, N K

Registration Number: 625/1

Registration district: Bothwell

Civil Parish: Bothwell

County: Lanarkshire

Address: Thornwood Youngs Terrace

Occupation: Coal Miner

ED: 8A

Household schedule number: 319

LINE: 13

Roll: CSSCT1891_224

Household Members:

Name Age

Edward Hotckes 45, head, abt 1846, Batlekenmuir, N K

Catherine Anderson 41, wife, abt 1850, Balieston, Lank

Michel 16, son, abt 1875, Wishaw, Lank

George Hockchkes 13, son, abt 1878, Blantyre, Lank

Alexander Hockchkes 7, son, abt 1884, Nackliton, Lank

Katie Hockchkes 4, daughter, abt 1887, Nackliton, Lank

Emily Craford 20, servant, abt 1871, Dalry, Ayr