David Baxter


Personal and Family Information

David was born on 20 JAN 1808 in Westmuir, Lanarkshire, Scotland, the son of Walter Baxter and Mary Haddow.

He died on 19 DEC 1864 in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.

His wife was Catherine Hotchkiss / Hodgecase, who he married on 27 JUN 1827 in Barony, Lanarkshire, Scotland. Their twelve known children were Walter (1827-?), Jean (1830-1909), Michael Hodgcase (1832-1867), Mary (1834-?), William (1838-?), Catherine (1840-?), Margaret (1842-?), David (1844-?), Cornelius (1846-1929), Agnes (c1848-?), Elizabeth (1850-?) and Janet (1850-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


David Baxter


Walter Baxter


William Baxter


Walter Baxter


Margaret Mitchell


Mary Haddow


John Haddow


John Haddow


Isobel Wilson


Mary Creighton



Birth20 JAN 1808
Place: Westmuir, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Death19 DEC 1864
Place: Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Burial6 OCT 1864
Place: TollcrossBurialG, Lanarkshire, Scotland


OccupationCoal Miner


Note 1

!B: 27 Sep 1957 E: 14 Oct 1957 SP: SS: 12 Jun 1958 SL

!Note: This family from LDS Ancestral File.

!Notes: Additional source: Doreen Baxter's post at: http://archiver.rootsweb.com/th/read/BAXTER/2002-04/1017961498 BAXTER-L Archives

!Source: Old Parish Register Births/Christenings, General Register Office for Scotland, http://subscribers.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/. & IGI

!Source: Doreen Baxter email

Her Notes: died of bronchitis.