James Hope was born c 1883 at Inveresk, Midlothian, Scotland .
He was the son of James Hope and Janet Caird Simpson.
James appeared on the 1891 Scottish Census of 5 Apr 1891 in the household of James Hope at Melville Grange, Liberton, Midlothian, Scotland ;
HOPE James, Head, 27, Farm Servant, Inveresk Edin
HOPE Janet Hamilton W, Wife, 25, Pencaitland Haddington
HOPE James, Son, 8, Scholar, Inveresk
HOPE Marion, Dau, 5, Inveresk.1
James appeared on the 1901 Scottish Census of 31 Mar 1901 in the household of James Hope at 3 W Mains Cotter Houses, Liberton, Midlothian, Scotland ;
HOPE James, Head, 39, Ploughman, Inveresk
HOPE Janet, Wife, 36, Pencaitland
HOPE James, Son, 18, Corn Merchants Vanman, Inveresk
HOPE Marion, Dau, 15, Farm Worker, Inveresk
HOPE Jessie, Dau, 9, Scholar, Liberton
HOPE William, Son, 4, Liberton
HOPE Isabella, Dau, 2, Liberton.2
|Father||James Hope (c 1861 - )|
|Mother||Janet Caird Simpson (7 Apr 1865 - )|
- [S16] 1891 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 5 April 1891), 1891 Liberton Midlothian, 693/ ED 7 Line 17. Hereinafter cited as 1891 Scottish Census.
- [S63] 1901 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 31 March 1901), 1901 Liberton Midlothian, 693/ ED 1 LIne 8. Hereinafter cited as 1901 Scottish Census.