James Bathgate was born 28 January 1797 in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom to John Bathgate (c1772-) and Elizabeth Hogg (c1772-) and died 13 April 1873 Burwood, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Martha Leitch (1802-1854) 19 January 1827 in Cramond, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom.

He arrived in Sydney in 1837 on the Perthshire as a free settler.


Offspring of James Bathgate and Martha Leitch (1802-1854)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Margaret Hutchison Bathgate (1828-1857) 29 August 1828 North Leith, Scotland, United Kingdom 16 August 1857 Canterbury, New South Wales, Australia Stephen Foster Goodsell (1820-1909)
Elizabeth Hogg Bathgate (1831-1880)
John Bathgate (1833-)
Catherine Bathgate (1835-1898)
Mary Jamieson Bathgate (1837-1870)
James Bathgate (1840-)
Alexander Bathgate (1842-)

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