Richard was born on 16 JAN 1880 in N Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire, Scotland, the son of Richard Philip Hotchkiss and Agnes Fleming.
He died on 15 DEC 1963 in Casper, Natrona County, Wyoming, USA.
His wife was Ellen "Nellie" McCoy, who he married on 21 MAY 1906 in Billings, Montana. Their four known children were Richard Philip (1907-1974), Kathryn (c1910-?), Agnes (c1912-?) and Warren D (c1914-?).
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|Birth||16 JAN 1880||
|Death||15 DEC 1963||
|Burial||16 DEC 1963||
!NOTE: living at 1330 S. Washington, Casper, Wyo at time of death
!OCCUPATION: Coal Miner, Owner/Operator Hotchkiss Coal Co. Dietz, Wyo. Coal Mines in Kooi, Wyo.
!RELIGION: Rev. Fr. James Power, St. PatrickUs Catholic Church officiated at funeral
!Source: Charles Marvin Cox http://www.kaycee.net/cox/rhotchkiss-tree.html. Listed Surname as Hotchkies.
Had birthplace as Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska
!Source: ancestry.com 1881 Scotland Census
Richd Hotchkis 39, head, abt 1842, Coatbridge, Lanarkshire
Agnes Hotchkiss 30, wife, abt 1851, Airdrie, Lanarkshire
William Hotchkis 16, son, abt 1865, Newton, Lanarkshire
Agnes Hotchkis 14, daughter, abt 1867, Newton, Lanarkshire
Mary Hotchkis 12, daughter, abt 1869, N Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire
Susan Hotchkis 10, daughter, abt 1871, N Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire
Margaret Hotchkis 6, daughter, abt 1875, N Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire
Thomas Hotchkis 4, son, abt 1877, N Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire
Elizabeth Hotchkis 3, daughter, abt 1878, N Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire
Richd Hotchkis 3 Mo, son, abt Feb 1881, N Kilpatrick, Dumbartonshire <<<
Jessie Fleming 22, visitor, abt 1859, Boness, Linlithgow, Occupation: Domestic Servant
!Source: ancestry.com 1900 United States Federal Census
Richard Hotchkiss 58, head, Nov 1841, Scotland
Agnes Hotchkiss 48, wife, Mar 1852, Scotland
Thomas Hotchkiss 23, son, Nov 1876, Scotland
Eliz Hotchkiss 22, daughter, May 1878, Scotland
Richard Hotchkiss 19, son, Dec 1880, Scotland <<<
Robert Hotchkiss 17, son, Jun 1882, Scotland
Georgina Hotchkiss 15, daughter, Jul 1884, Scotland
Christina Hotchkiss 12, daughter, May 1888, Ohio
George Hotchkiss 7, son, Sep 1892, Ohio
Richard Fleming Hotchkiss
Birth: Dec. 16, 1880, Scotland
Death: Dec. 15, 1963 Casper, Natrona County, Wyoming, USA
Richard Fleming Hotchkiss was born the 16th of December, 1880 in Glasgow, Scotland to Richard and Agnes [Fleming] Hotchkiss. The family immigrated to the United States and spent a number of years in Ohio.
Richard married Ellen "Nellie" McCoy on the 21st of May 1906 in Billings, Montana. They had four children: Richard, Kathryn, Agnes and Warren.
An obituary was printed as well in the Capser Star Tribune on the 16 of December, 1963. It reads:
Retired Coal Engineer Dies Here Sunday
Richard F. Hotchkiss died Sunday at his home at 1330 South Washington.
He was born in Glasgow, Scotland, and at the age of five came with his family to the United States, settling in Wellsdun, Ohio.
He was reared and schooled in Wellsdun and moved to Uinta County when he was a young man. A mining engineer, he worked in Uinta County and later operated the Hotchkiss Coal Co., in Sheridan.
He retired six years ago.
He married in 1906 in Billings, Mont.
Survivors include his wife, Ellen; a daughter, Mrs. Agnes Stanton, Albuquerque, NM; two sons, Richard P., 1343 South Washington, and Warren D. Medora, ND; a sister, Mrs. Christine Williams, Sheridan; two brothers, Robert, Pomona, Calif.; and George, Denver and nine grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Funeral services, under the direction of the Bustard Funeral Home, are pending.
Richard Philip Hotchkiss [1843 - 1914]
Agnes Fleming Hotchkiss [1851 - 1927]
Ellen McCoy Hotchkiss [1889 - 1972]
Agnes Hotchkiss Stanton [1916 - 1999]*
William Anthony Hotchkiss [1865 - 1954]**
Elizabeth V. Hotchkiss [1878 - 1906]**
Richard Fleming Hotchkiss [1880 - 1963]
Gene A. Hotchkiss [1884 - 1907]**
Burial: Highland Cemetery, Casper, Natrona County, Wyoming, USA
Plot: Block 96 Lot 4 Grave 8
Created by: Inga McCoy
Record added: Nov 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44858337