John Hotchkiss


Personal and Family Information

John was born on 23 NOV 1840 in Lanarkshire, Scotland, the son of James Hotchkiss and Janet Jenkins.

He died before 1901. The place is not known.

He had two marriages/partners. His first wife was UNKNOWN. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. Their only known child was Mick (c1869-?).

His second wife was Helen Miles Philip, who he married on 27 AUG 1874 in Coatbridge, Old Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland. Their five known children were James (1874-?), Marion Minnie (c1877-?), Janet Nettie (c1879-?), Mark Philip (1881-?) and Peggy (c1890-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


John Hotchkiss


James Hotchkiss


John Hotchkiss


Cornelius Hotchkiss


Janet Stewart


Margaret Anderson


James Anderson


Martha Watson


Janet Jenkins


Robert Jenkins


Janet Duncan



Birth23 NOV 1840
Place: Lanarkshire, Scotland
DeathBEF 1901
Christening29 NOV 1840
Place: Old Monkland,Lanarkshire, Scotland


Note 1

!Source: Old Parish Births and Baptisms

No Date Surname Forename Parent Names/Frame No. Sex Parish


!Source: 1871 Scotland Census

Janet Hotchkiss 66, head, abt 1805, Larbert, stirlingshire

Jas Hotchkiss 23, son, abt 1848, Bothwell, Lanarkshire

John Hotchkiss 30, abt 1848, o monkland, Lanarkshire, <<<<<

Mick Hotchkiss 2, son of John, abt 1869, Grangeine, Stirlingshire

Eliza Hotchkiss 12, daughter, abt 1859, o monkland, Lanarkshire

!Source: 1881 Scotland Census

Name: John Hotchies

[John Hotchkiss]

Age: 39

Estimated birth year: abt 1842

Relationship: Head

Spouse's name : Helen Hotehies

Gender: Male

Where born: Coatbridge, Lanarksh

Registration Number: 652/2

Registration district: Old Monkland Middle District

Civil Parish: Old Monkland Middle District

Town: Coatbridge

County: Lanarkshire

Address: Muiryhall St. 3 Cooperative Blgs

Occupation: Spirit Salesman

ED: 25

Household schedule number: 98

LINE: 20

Roll: cssct1881_266

Household Members:

Name Age

John Hotchies 39, head, abt 1842, Coatbridge, Lanarksh

Helen Hotehies 38, wife, abt 1843, Newland, Peeblesh

James Hotehies 6, son, abt 1875, Coatbridge, Lanarksh

Marion Hotehies 4, daughter, abt 1877, Coatbridge, Lanarksh

Janet Hotehies 2, daughter, abt 1879, Coatbridge, Lanarksh

Marion Philip 13, Sister-in-law, abt 1868, Coatbridge, Lanarksh

!Source: 1891 Scotland Census

Name: John Hotchkiss

Age: 49

Estimated birth year: abt 1842

Relationship: Head

Spouse's name : Helen Hotchkiss

Gender: Male

Where born: Lanarkshire, Coatbridge

Registration Number: 652/2

Registration district: Coatbridge

Civil Parish: Old Monkland

County: Lanarkshire

Address: 77 Dunbeth Rd

Occupation: Spirit Salesman

ED: 30

Household schedule number: 87

LINE: 14

Roll: CSSCT1891_320

Household Members:

Name Age

John Hotchkiss 49, head, abt 1842, Lanarkshire, Coatbridge

Helen Hotchkiss 48, wife, abt 1843, Peebleshire, Newlands

James Hotchkiss 16, son, abt 1875, Lanarkshire, Coatbridge

Minnie Hotchkiss 14, daughter, abt 1877, Lanarkshire, Coatbridge

Nettie Hotchkiss 12, daughter, abt 1879, Lanarkshire, Coatbridge

Mark Hotchkiss 9, son, abt 1882, Lanarkshire, Coatbridge

Peggy Hotchkiss 5mo, abt Nov 1890, Lanarkshire, Coatbridge

The 1891 Census for Scotland was taken on the night of 5/6 April 1891.