Sir George HOME[1]

Male 1615 - 1650  (35 years)


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  • Name George HOME 
    Prefix Sir 
    Born 1615  Wedderburn Castle, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 2048 
    _UID 312602C3F6AB480E8A6095A6516BD96835C7 
    Died 3 Sep 1650  Battle Of Dunbar, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1356  Clan Home Genealogy
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2010 

    Father Sir David HOME, 8th Baron of Wedderburn,   b. Abt 1586,   d. 3 Sep 1650, Battle Of Dunbar, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Mother Margaret HOME,   b. 1589, Cowdenknowes, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Wedderburn Castle, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 6 Mar 1607  Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F527  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 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 
    Children 
     1. David HOME,   b. Abt 1639, Wedderburn, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Sir George HOME, 9th Baron of Wedderburn,   b. 1641, Wedderburn, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1716  (Age 75 years)
     3. Catherine HOME,   b. Abt 1643, Wedderburn, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Margaret HOME,   b. 1644, Wedderburn, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Katherine HOME,   b. Abt 1646, Wedderburn, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2008 
    Family ID F526  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Sep 1650 - Battle Of Dunbar, Scotland Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Lieutenant Colonel in Army of the Covenant; Served in Irish Rebellion of 1641. Killed at Battle of Dunbar, 1650.
      Created a Baronet, 1638.


      Slain at Dunbar 3rd September 1650.
      [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 was killed with his father at the battle of Dunbar, 1650. His patent of Baronatage passed the Great Seal, Sibbold's Geneal. Cal., but it was not entered on the record.
      [From History of Dunbar Hume and Dundas from Drummond's Noble British Families, William Pickering, London 1846, page 25]

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

    2. [S41] Report on the Manuscripts of Colonel David Milne Home of Wedderburn, Historical Manuscripts Commission, (London: Printed for His Majesty's Stationary Office, By Mackie & Co. Ld., 1902), Page 76 (Reliability: 3).