Cornelius Baxter


Personal and Family Information

Cornelius was born on 7 MAR 1846 in Parkhead, Lanarkshire, Scotland, the son of David Baxter and Catherine Hotchkiss.

He died on 5 APR 1929 in Pleasant Grove, Wasatch County, Utah, USA.

His wife was Elizabeth Currie Kelly, who he married on 7 APR 1865 in Nackerty, Lanarkshire, Scotland. Their twelve known children were David (1866-1954), Margaret Currie (1867-1944), Catherine (1869-1869), Isabella Howitt (1870-1871), John Kelly (1872-1929), Walter (1874-1930), Agnes (1876-1957), Elizabeth May (1878-1921), Mary (1882-1890), Duncan (1882-1890), James Angus (1884-1920) and Hugh Archibald (1887-1959).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Cornelius 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





Birth7 MAR 1846
Place: Parkhead, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Death5 APR 1929
Place: Pleasant Grove, Wasatch County, Utah, USA
BurialAPR 1929
Place: Pleasant Grove, Wasatch County, Utah, USA


Note 1

!Source: IGI. Birth & Christening.

!Notes: Additional source: Doreen Baxter's post at: BAXTER-L Archives I think this had birth recorded as 7 mar 1846.

!Source: Doreen Baxter email.