Humphry Hotchkiss


Personal and Family Information

Humphry was born about 1560 in England, the son of Matheus Hotchkiss but his mother is unknown.

He died about JAN 1623 in England.

His wife was Annam Cotton, who he married on 15 SEP 1583 in Drayton in Hales, Shropshire, England. Their nine known children were James (c1584-?), John (c1585-?), Margareta (c1586-c1589), Anna (c1589-c1597), Matheus (c1591-<1602), Adam (c1592-c1624), Richard (c1593-?), Elizabeth (c1595-c1640) and Matheus (c1602-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Humphry Hotchkiss


Matheus Hotchkiss


Adam Hotchkiss


Thomas Hotchkiss





BirthABT 1560
Place: England
DeathABT JAN 1623
Place: England
Burial24 JAN 1623
Place: Drayton in Hales, Shropshire, England


Note 1

!Notes: Listing the two boys as brothers since they appear together in a small village, and don’t want to loose track that I think they might be.

!Source: Parish Transcript Baptisms

Name: Jacobus Hochkime

Father Forename: Humridi Hochkime... County: Shropshire... Parish: Norton In Hales... Full Date: 17th April 1584... Year: 1584...

Parish Records Baptisms

!Source: Record Transcription: England Marriages 1538-1973

First name[s] Humfridu

Last name Hotchkyns

Marriage year 1583

Marriage date 15 Sep 1583

Marriage place Drayton in Hales

Denomination Anglican

Spouse's first name[s] Annam

Spouse's last name Cotton

County Shropshire

Register date range 1558-1657

Archive reference P97/A/1/1

Page 80

Register type Composite

Record set Shropshire Marriages

Category Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records

Subcategory Parish Marriages

Collections from Great Britain, England

!Source: Record Transcription: Shropshire burials Transcription

First name[s] Humfridus

Last name Hockis

Birth year -

Death year 1623

Death date ? ? 1623

Burial year 1623

Burial date 24 Jan 1623

Burial place Drayton in Hales

Denomination Anglican

County Shropshire

Archive refererence P97/A/1/1

Page 249

Register type Composite

Register date range 1558-1657

Record set Shropshire Burials

Category Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records

Subcategory Parish Burials

Collections from Great Britain, England

Note: Julian calendar year starts March 25 while Gregorian starts January 1.

Appears to be using Grgorian calendar.