Sir David HOME, 1st Baron of Wedderburn

Male Abt 1382 - Bef 1469  (~ 87 years)


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  • Name David HOME 
    Prefix Sir 
    Suffix 1st Baron of Wedderburn 
    Born Abt 1382  Of Thurston, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 524288 
    _UID 9CA37D0D5BA5459CAB4FA7C60F1730117890 
    Died Bef May 1469 
    Person ID I1375  Clan Home Genealogy
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2010 

    Father Sir Thomas HOME,   b. 1355, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1427  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Nichola PEPDIE,   d. Dunglass, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1379 
    Family ID F535  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alicia DOUGLAS,   b. Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Wedderburn Castle, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sir David HOME,   b. 1407, Wedderburn Castle, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 16 May 1450, Lammermuir Hills, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     2. Patrick HOME,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Alexander HOME,   d. 1466
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2008 
    Family ID F534  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Notes 
    • 1st Baron of Wedderburn


      "He got from Archibald, Earl of Douglas, a grant of barony of Wedderburn, county Berwick, in 1413, which received a royal confirmation 19th April 1430. He was knighted by King James II in 1443. He and his wife, Alice, had an additional charter from the superior, Archibald, 4th Earl of Douglas, confirmed by royal charter, dated at Stirling, 16th May 1450."
      [The Scottish Nation, by William Anderson on page 483.]


      "El origen y la historia" page 11 indicates Sir David Hume born 1413 and died 1469.


      Sir David [Home] of Wedderburn got from his father the lands of Thurrston, and from Archibald Earl of Douglas, a grant of the Barony of Wedderburn in the County of Berwick, and a confirmation of it by the King, in 1413, for his military services, and who also appointed him his scutifer. He was Knighted by King James II in 1448, and appointed one of the Commissioners to treat with the English in 1449. He was Knight of the Golden Order. MSS. Hist. Died 1469.
      [Drummond's Histories of Noble British Families, William Pickering, London, 1844, Part VI., Dunbar, Hume and Dundas Families, page 18]