Richard was born about 1782, the son of Cornelius Hotchkiss and Janet Stewart. The place is not known.
He has died but the date and place are unknown.
His wife was Jean McDougal, who he married on 11 MAY 1804 in Airth, Stirling, Scotland. Their twelve known children were Jean (c1805-?), Janet (1807-1884), Helen (c1809-?), Agnes (c1811-1863), Cornelius (1814-1888), John (1816-1868), Richard (c1819-?), Thomas (1821-1888), Michael (c1823-1890), Mary (1825-?), Margaret (c1827-?) and Daniel (c1829-1895).
|Christening||19 MAY 1782||
!Source: Scottish Old Parish Hotchkiss Records
!Notes: Recorded as Hodgecase.
!Source: Ancestry.com Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950
Name: Richard Hodgcase
Baptism Date: 19 May 1782
Baptism Place: Airth,Stirling,Scotland
Father: Cornelius Hodgcase
Mother: Janet Stewart
FHL Film Number: 1040210
!Source: Chart sent to me by the Paul Hotchkiss (b 1953), which his sister Debra got from a Steven Hotchkiss.
!Source: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/ 1841 Census Bothkennar, Stirling
Richard Hotchkis, male 50
Jane Hotchkiss, female 35
Thomas Hotchkis, male 20, Labourer
Michael Hotchkis, male 11?, Labourer
Daniel Hotchkis, male 12
(next door to George (30) & Euphemia Hotchkis)
http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/ OPR Banns & Marriages
Date Surname Forename Spouse Name Sex Parish
11/05/1804 MCDOUGAL JEAN RICHARD HODGECASE F AIRTH
!Source: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/ OPR Births & Baptisms
Date Surname Forename Parent Names Sex Parish
24/03/1805 HODGECASE JEAN RICHARD HODGECASE/JEAN MCDOUGAL U AIRTH
25/01/1807 HOTCHKINS JANET RICHARD HOTCHKINS/JEAN MACDUGAL F BOTHKENNAR
26/06/1809 HODGECASE HELEN RICHARD HODGECASE/JEAN MCDOUGAL F BOTHKENNAR
01/09/1811 HODGE AGNES RICHARD HODGE/JEAN MACDOUGAL F BOTHKENNAR
28/02/1814 HOTCHCASE CORNELIUS RICHARD HOTCHCASE/JEAN MCDOUGAL M BOTHKENNAR
27/07/1816 HOTCHKISS JOHN RICHARD HOTCHKISS/JEAN MACDOUGALL M BOTHKENNAR
03/01/1819 HODGECASE RICHARD RICHARD HODGECASE/JEAN DOUGAL M BOTHKENNAR
22/04/1821 HODGECASE THOMAS RICHARD HODGECASE/JEAN DOUGAL M BOTHKENNAR
27/07/1823 HODGECASE MICHAEL RICHARD HODGECASE/JEAN DOUGAL M BOTHKENNAR
03/09/1825 HODGEKISS MARY RICHARD HODGEKISS/JEAN DOUGAL F BOTHKENNAR
14/06/1827 HODGECASE MARGART RICHARD HODGECASE/JEAN DOUGAL F BOTHKENNAR
03/05/1829 HODGECASE DANIEL RICHARD HODGECASE/JANE MACDOUGAL U BOTHKENNAR