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 / Hodgecase.

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 / Hodgecase


Michael Hotchkiss / Hodgecase


Cornelius Hotchkiss / Hodgecase


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.