Margaret HOME[1]

Female 1589 -


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  • Name Margaret HOME 
    Born 1589  Cowdenknowes, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Reference Number 4097 
    _UID DCC636C4702647B7AAF76A6A99B0EAD6AE16 
    Died Wedderburn Castle, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1359  Clan Home Genealogy
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2008 

    Father Sir John HOME, of Cowdenknows and Quhitrig,   b. 1561, Cowdenknowes, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1628, Cowdenknowes, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Mary SINCLAIR,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 10 Dec 1587 
    Family ID F9502  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 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) 
    Married 6 Mar 1607  Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Isobel HOME,   b. 1608, Wedderburn, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. 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)
     3. Margaret HOME,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2008 
    Family ID F527  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sir Mark KER, of Littleden,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Y  [1
    Last Modified 28 Aug 2001 
    Family ID F9500  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Margaret, daughter of Sir John Home of Cowdingknows, widow of Sir Mark Ker of Dolphinston or, Elizabeth, daughter of Sir James Home of Whiteriggs. Printed case.
      [Drummond's Histories of Noble British Families, William Pickering, London, 1844, Part VI., Dunbar, Hume and Dundas Families]


      Page 76
      159. Contract of Marriage dated at Coldenknowes and Wedderburn, 6th March 1607, between David Home, apparent of Wedderburn, with consent of his father, Sir George Home of Wedderburn, and Dame Margaret Home, widow of Sir Mark Ker of Littleden, with consent of Sir John Home of Coldenknowes, her father. They are to marry before 30th May next, and the lady is to be infeft in the lands of Easter Polwart and others; witnesses, James Stirling, younger of Keir, Mr. James Home of Eccles, Robert Home, brother to Sir John Home of Blacader, Harry Home of Moreistoun and others.
      [From The Historical Manuscripts Commission, Report on the Manuscripts of Colonel David Milne Home of Wedderburn, Wedderburn Castle, N.B., 1902]

  • Sources 
    1. [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).