David Hotchkiss


Personal and Family Information

David was born on 5 AUG 1808 in Polmont, Stirlingshire, Scotland, the son of John Hotchkiss and Helen Henderson.

He has died but the date and place are unknown.

His wife was Ann Leishman. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. Their three known children were Jeanie (1834-?), Helen (1836-?) and Jeanie (1839-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


David Hotchkiss


John Hotchkiss


James Hotchkiss


Thomas Hotchkiss


Elizabeth Cleghorn


Thomas Cleghorn


Sophia Lewe


Helen Henderson



Birth5 AUG 1808
Place: Polmont, Stirlingshire, Scotland
Christening7 AUG 1808
Place: Polmont, Stirlingshire, Scotland


Occupationiron molder


Note 1

!Source: Old Parish Register Births/Christenings, General Register Office for Scotland, http://subscribers.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/.

!Source: James Ronald Morrison. His notes:

Born5th. August 1808 Shieldhill - entry

'John Hotchkis and Helen Henderson (Shieldhill) their son David was born 5th. and baptized 7th. August

1841 census - residing with wife Ann and daughter Jane (aged 3) at Carronshore - iron moulder

name recorded as Huskie