Richard was born about 1596 in London, Middlesex, England, the son of William Hotchkiss and Jane Northwood.
He died about 1645 in Shropshire, England.
His wife was Cecile Littleton, who he married in BEF 1624. The place has not been found. Their seven known children were George (c1625-?), Jane (c1630-?), Frances (c1633-?), Anne (c1636-?), Elizabeth (c1637-?), John (c1640-?) and William (c1642-1715).
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|Christening||9 MAY 1596||
!Souce: Shropshire Archaeological and Natural History Society . Transactions of the Shropshire Archaeological and Natural History Society . Shrewsbury [etc.]
William Hotchkiss of Hawkeswood married Jane, daughter of John Northwood of Northwood, and had a son Richard Hotchkiss of Hawkeswood, who died about 1645.
!Source: Shropshire Archaeological and Natural History Society . Transactions of the Shropshire Archaeological and Natural History Society . Shrewsbury [etc.]
He married Cecilie, daughter of Thomas Littleton, of Stoke St. Milburgh, by whom he had three sons and four daughters—Elizabeth, Jane, Frances and Anne. John, the second son, was of North Ockenden in Essex; his son Thomas Hotchkis, of North Ockenden, was father of James Hotchkis of North Ockenden and of Hawkeswood, who married Elizabeth, daughter of Thomas Cleghorn of Edinburgh, and had a large family. This James sold the Hawkeswood estate, and moved to Scotland, where his descendants are still living. William, the third son, was of Dittori Priors; his son Thomas was Rector of Munslow, and married there Mary, daughter of Vincent Owen, his predecessor, by whom he had a son, Vincent, and several daughters. Thomas Hotchkis was buried at Munslow 1748-9, and "William Hotchkis, gent." was buried there in 1715. William Hotchkis, gent., also presented to Wheathill in 1684-5.
!Source: familysearch.org - "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch ; citing SAINT MARY MAGDALENE OLD FISH STREET,LONDON,LONDON,ENGLAND, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 374,490, 574,364.
Name Richard Hogskyns
Christening Date 09 May 1596
Christening Date 09 MAY 1596
Christening Place SAINT MARY MAGDALENE OLD FISH STREET,LONDON,LONDON,ENGLAND
Father's Name Willim Hogskyns
This is the only actual christening record which looks like a possible match. If so, this says something about the Hotchkiss Arms being those of Hoskins. Also, that ring from the mayer of London, does make London seem a likely place.