James Hotchkiss


Personal and Family Information

James was born on 16 AUG 1795 in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, the son of Richard Hotchkiss and Isabella Gardiner.

He has died but the date and place are unknown.

His wife was UNKNOWN. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. Their only known child was Margaret (c1831-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


James Hotchkiss


Richard Hotchkiss


James Hotchkiss


Thomas Hotchkiss


Elizabeth Cleghorn


Thomas Cleghorn


Sophia Lewe


Isabella Gardiner


Richard Gardiner


Elizabeth or Ann Crabtree



Birth16 AUG 1795
Place: Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Christening7 SEP 1795
Place: Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland


Note 1

Batch #: 7529304, Sheet #: 78, Source Call #: 884653

!Source: 1841 Census

Newton House:

John Finlay Esq male 43 manufacturer

Mrs John Finlay female 40

Kirkman John Finlay male 10

John Finlay male 7

James Hotchkis Finlay male 5

Thomas Eason McFadzer male 25

James Hotchkiss male 46

Mrs. Jas. Hotchkiss female 34

Margaret Hotchkiss female 10

!Source: 1851 Census - Had a nephew Kickman J Fenlay, age 20, occupation artist.