Sir George HOME, 9th Baron of Wedderburn[1, 2]

Male 1641 - 1716  (75 years)


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  • Name George HOME 
    Prefix Sir 
    Suffix 9th Baron of Wedderburn 
    Born 1641  Wedderburn, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 21 Feb 1641 
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 1024 
    _UID 174DF9D1D72C41F6940495C614EE6E8752EB 
    Died 1716 
    Person ID I1347  Clan Home Genealogy
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2010 

    Father Sir George HOME,   b. 1615, Wedderburn Castle, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1650, Battle Of Dunbar, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Mother Catherine MORRISON,   b. 1615, Of Prestongrange Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1695, Wedderburn Castle, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 14 Aug 1635  Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F526  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Isabel LIDDELL, Of Reedhouse,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Abt 1664 
    Children 
     1. Sir George HOME, 10th Baron of Wedderburn,   b. 1667, Wedderburn Castle, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1720  (Age 53 years)
     2. Jean HOME,   b. Abt 1671, Wedderburn, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Francis HOME, of Quixwood,   b. 1672,   d. Bef 1721  (Age 48 years)
     4. David HOME,   c. 15 Dec 1677, Duns, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2008 
    Family ID F523  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 9th Baron of Wedderburn
      Officer of Scots Guards; M.P. for Berwickshire.


      Served heir to his father 25th August 1664. Divested himself of Wedderburn, &c. before 1698. Died in or before 1715.
      [Case on the Part of Sir Hugh Hume Campbell of Marchmont, Baronet, in relation to the Claim of Francis Douglas Home, Esquire, to the Titles, Honours and Dignities of Earl of Marchmont, Viscount of Blazonberry, Lord Polwart of Polwart, Reidbraes and Greenlaw. Presented to the Lords in 1843. Printed by Spottiswoode and Robertson, Westminster; pp. 76, with chart.]


      Sir George, 2nd. Bart. sold half the estate of Polwarth to Sir Patrick Home, afterwards Earl of Marchmont, for 9000 merks. Died before 1715.
      [From History of Dunbar Hume and Dundas from Drummond's Noble British Families, William Pickering, London 1846, page 25]


      Page 95
      227. Extract from the Register of the Kirk Session Innerwick of the baptism of George, son of George Home, younger of Wedderburn, at Innerwick kirk on the 21st February 1641, by Mr. William Forbes, minister there: witnesses, Lord Ker, the master of Forbes, and the young Laird of Blaikater. The extract is dated 17th June 1658, and signed by Patrick Anderson then Session clerk.
      [From The Historical Manuscripts Commission, Report on the Manuscripts of Colonel David Milne Home of Wedderburn, Wedderburn Castle, N.B., 1902]

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Case on the Part of Sir Hugh Hume Campbell of Marchmont, Baronet, in relation to the Claim of Francis Douglas Home, Esquire, to the Titles, Honours and Dignities of Earl of Marchmont, Viscount of Blazonberry, Lord Polwart of Polwart, Reidbraes and Green, House of Lords, (Printed by Spottiswoode and Robertson, Westminster; pp. 76, with chart.).

    2. [S15] Histories of Noble British Families, Henry Drummond, (Part VI, London, William Pickering, 1844, (Folio), pp. 1-44.) (Reliability: 3).