Edward was born before 1770, the son of Cornelius Hotchkiss and Janet Stewart. The place is not known.
He died after 1819. The place is not known.
He had two marriages/partners. His first wife was Margaret Baad, who he married on 26 FEB 1794 in Airth, Carronshore, Stirling, Scotland. Their two known children were Jean (c1794-?) and Cornelius (c1795-1872).
His second wife was Christian Hunter, who he married in ABT 1808 in Scotland. Their four known children were Edward (c1809-?), Joseph (c1814-1872), Michael (c1812-?) and Helen (c1814-?).
!Source: Parish Records.
!Source: Son's Death Certificate.
!Notes: Recorded as Hodgecase.
!Source: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk Marriage Record. 1 26/02/1794 HODGECASE EDWARD MARGARET BAAD/FR728 M AIRTH 469/00 0003