Margaret was born about 1839 in Bothkennar, Stirlingshire, Scotland, the daughter of Cornelius Hotchkiss and Rebecca Simpson.
She died on 16 APR 1889 in Carronshore, Stirlingshire, Scotland.
Her husband was John Hunter, who she married on 27 JAN 1860 in Bothkennar, Carronshore, Stirlingshire, Scotland. Their eight known children were Rebecca Simpson (1860-1911), Ann (c1862-?), Margaret (1862-?), Jane Hotchkis (1863-?), William (1865-?), Cornelius Hotchkis (1868-?), John (1870-?) and Edward Hotchkis (1873-?).
|Death||16 APR 1889||
!Source: Census of Scotland 1841 & 1851. Listed as daughter.
!Note: This is the aunt who paid Edward & Margaret's fare to the US.
!Source: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/ Statutory Registers Marriages
27 Jan 1860 HUNTER JOHN HOTCHKS MARGARET BOTHKENNAR /STIRLING
!Source: Memorial stone at Larbert churchyard.
IN MEMORY OF HIS BELOVED WIFE
DIED AT CARRONSHORE 16TH APRIL 1889
AGED 50 YEARS
THE ABOVE JOHN HUNTER
DIED AT CARRONSHORE 9TH MARCH 1899, AGED ?
[the age is blocked by another stone]