Martha Hotchkiss


Personal and Family Information

Martha was born about 1836 in Lanarkshire, Scotland, the daughter of James Hotchkiss and Janet Jenkins.

Her husband was Alexander Brown McCulloch, who she married on 29 DEC 1854 in Old Monkland,Lanarkshire, Scotland. Their eight known children were William (c1856-?), Janet (c1858-?), James (1859-?), Alexander (1861-?), John (1862-?), Alexander (c1867-?), Martha (c1869-?) and Helen (c1872-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Martha Hotchkiss


James Hotchkiss


John Hotchkiss


Cornelius Hotchkiss


Janet Stewart


Margaret Anderson


James Anderson


Martha Watson


Janet Jenkins


Robert Jenkins


Janet Duncan



BirthABT 1836
Place: Lanarkshire, Scotland


Note 1

!Source: 1841 Census Old Monkland, Lanarkshire

James Hotchkiss male 40, Coal Miner, not born in county but in Scotland

Janet Jenkins female 30, not born in county but in Scotland

Rob Hotchkiss male 9, born in county

Helen Hotchkiss male? 9?, born in county

Martha Hotchkiss female 5, born in county <<<<

John Hotchkiss male 6 months, born in county

!Source: Scotland, Select Marriages, 1561-1910

Name: Alexander Brown Mcculloch

Gender: Male

Marriage Date: 29 Dec 1854

Marriage Place: Old Monkland,Lanark,Scotland

Spouse: Martha Askie

FHL Film Number: 1066603

!Source: Old Parish Banns and marriages

ASKIE MARTHA ALEXANDER BROWN/MCCULLOCH FR1052 [FR1052] 29/12/1854 652/ 30 580 Old Monkland or Coatbridge

!Source: 1861 Scotland Census

Alexander Mcculloch 36, head, abt 1825, Muirkirk, Ayrshire

Martha Mcculloch 24, wife, abt 1837, Old Monklad, Lanarkshire <<<<

William Mcculloch 5, son, abt 1856, Old Monklad, Lanarkshire

Janet Mcculloch 3, daughter, abt 1858, Old Monklad, Lanarkshire

James Mcculloch 2, son, abt 1859, Old Mamkla, Lanarkshire

Richard Graham 24, lodger,abt 1837, Prestwick, Ayrshire

John Douglas 24, lodger, abt 1837, Barroney, Lanarkshire

!Source: 1871 Scotland Census

Alex Mcculloch 45, head, abt 1826, Muirkirk, Ayrshire

Martha Mcculloch 35, wife, abt 1836, Coatbridge, Lanark <<<<

Wm Mcculloch 15, son, abt 1856, Gortshenie, Lanark

Janet Mcculloch 13, daughter, abt 1858, Gortshenie, Lanark

John Mcculloch 8, son, abt 1863, Hillfoot, Ayrshire

Alex Mcculloch 4, son, abt 1867, Dalrymple, Ayrshire

Martha Mcculloch 17months, daughter, abt dec 1869, Dalrymple, Ayrshire

James Anderson 27, lodger, abt 1844. Edinburgh

The 1871 Census for Scotland was taken on the night of 2/3 April 1871.

!Source: 1881 Scotland Census

Alex McCulloch 55, head, abt 1826, Muirkirk, Ayr

Martha McCulloch 44, wife, abt 1837, O Monkland, Lanark <<<<

William McCulloch 14, son, abt 1867, O Monkland, Lanark

John McCulloch 18, son. abt 1863, Straiton, Ayr

Alexander McCulloch 13, son. abt 1868, Dalrymple, Ayr

Martha McCulloch 11, daughter, abt 1870, Dalrymple, Ayr

Helen McCulloch 9, daughter, abt 1872, Dalrymple, Ayr

Janet Jenkins 74, Mother-in-law, abt 1807, Larbert, Stirling