Jean Baxter


Personal and Family Information

Jean was born on 2 APR 1830 in Westmuir, Lanarkshire, Scotland, the daughter of David Baxter and Catherine Hotchkiss.

She died in 1909 in StobhillHospital, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.

She had three marriages/partners. Her first husband was Archibald McBrayne, who she married in 1852. The place has not been found. Their only known child was Catherine (c1855-?).

Her second husband was Thomas Wood, who she married in 1866 in Bridgeton, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. Their three known children were Mary Ann (1867-1945), Elizabeth (1870-?) and Agnes (1872-?).

Her third husband was James French. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. They had no known children.

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Jean Baxter


David Baxter


Walter Baxter


William Baxter


Margaret Mitchell


Mary Haddow


John Haddow


Mary Creighton


Catherine Hotchkiss


Michael Hotchkiss


Cornelius Hotchkiss


Janet Stewart


Jean Allen





Birth2 APR 1830
Place: Westmuir, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Place: StobhillHospital, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Christening18 APR 1830
Place: Barony, Lanarkshire, Scotland


Note 1

!Note: This family from LDS Ancestral File.

!Alias: Jane.

!Notes: Additional source: Doreen Baxter's post at: BAXTER-L Archives I think this had birth recorded as 2 Apr 1830

!Source: Old Parish Register Births/Christenings, General Register Office for Scotland, & IGI Records christening as 18 Apr 1830.

!Source: Doreen Baxter

!Notes: Westmuir was part of Shettleston.

!Source: Old Parish Births and Baptisms

BAXTER JEAN DAVID BAXTER/CATHERINE HODGCASE FR2299 CHILD 2 [FR2299] 0 18/04/1830 622/ 90 38 Barony View image [6 credits]

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

Name: Jean Baxter

Gender: Female

Birth Date: 2 Apr 1830

Baptism Date: 18 Apr 1830

Baptism Place: Barony,Lanark,Scotland

Father: David Baxter

Mother: Catherine Hodgcase

FHL Film Number: 1041478