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-?).
|Birth||16 AUG 1795||
|Christening||7 SEP 1795||
Batch #: 7529304, Sheet #: 78, Source Call #: 884653
!Source: 1841 Census
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.