Richard Hotchkiss


Personal and Family Information

Richard was born about 1472 in England, the son of John Hotchkiss and Margaret Heynes.

He died in 1557 in Bettim Regis, Shropshire, England.

His wife is not known. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. Their only known child was William (c1491-1559).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Richard Hotchkiss


John Hotchkiss


William Hotchkiss


William Hotchkiss


Margaret Heynes


Thomas Heynes



BirthABT 1472
Place: England
Place: Bettim Regis, Shropshire, England
Place: Ash, Whitchurch, Shropshire, England




Note 1

!StyleName: Richard Hotchkiss of Ashe, Whitchurch

!Source: Shrewsbury Burgess Roll,

Shropshire arch├Žological and parish register society,

Authors: Shrewsbury [England], Herbert Edward Forrest,

Editor: Herbert Edward Forrest,

Publisher: Printed by W.B. Walker, 1924,

Original from: the University of California,

Digitized Jun 12, 2010, 322 pages

Other possible early Hotchkiss family.


William, of S., draper, s. John of Pulverbatch 1495

William, of S. smith, s. Richard of Ashe, Whitchurch. 1519 <<<<

Richard, of S., carpenter, s. William of Petton, husbandman. 1559.

Richard, of S., clothworker, s. Thomas, of Abbots Betton, yeoman. 1623.

!Source: Record Transcription: Staffordshire, Dioceses Of Lichfield And Coventry Wills And Probate 1521-1860

Place Upton Magna, Shropshire, England

Place Bettim Regis, , England <<< [possibly Betton Abbots - just NW of Berrington]

First name[s] Richd

Last name Hodgekies

Year 1557

Will year 1557

Parish -

County -

Country England

Series description Registered wills and original wills, administrations and inventories, 1494-1860, and, act books, 1532-1638 for Diocese of Lichfield Episcopal Consistory Court

Piece description Calendar of wills and admons.

Piece surname range A-L

Piece year range 1494-1650

Record set Staffordshire, Dioceses Of Lichfield And Coventry Wills And Probate 1521-1860

Category Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records

Subcategory Wills & Probate

Collections from England, Great Britain

Notes from image: Probate date was 9 December 1557.