Sir John HOME, of Renton[1, 2]

Male 1624 - 1671  (47 years)


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  • Name John HOME  [3, 4
    Prefix Sir 
    Suffix of Renton 
    Born 1624  Renton, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    _UID 31F4834D93D94F20A631744C5530BF66115F 
    Died Jul 1671  Renton, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    Person ID I22568  Clan Home Genealogy
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2008 

    Father Alexander HOME, of Renton,   d. Bef May 1624 
    Mother Margaret COCKBURN,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 11 Jul 1601  [3, 5
    Family ID F8681  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Janet HOME,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 15 Feb 1621-1622  [4
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2004 
    Family ID F18190  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Margaret STEWART,   b. 1626, Lumsden, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Renton, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Y  [1, 4
    Children 
     1. Sir Alexander HOME, 1st Baronet of Renton,   d. 27 May 1698
     2. Sir Patrick HOME, 1st Baronet of Lumsden,   b. Abt 1650, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1723, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years)
     3. Isabel HOME,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Henry HOME, of Kames,   d. 1692
     5. Charles HOME,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2008 
    Family ID F8682  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • NOTES:
      P.C., 1663; Lord Justice Clerk.


      Sir John was a Privy Councillor and Justice Clerk in 1663; and eminent loyalist who suffered severely in his estates for his faithful adherence to Charles I. "That prating puritan, Wodrow, whose censure is th highest praise, says of him, that he was one of the greatest sealots for the prelates in Scotland." Dom. Act. of Sir D. Hume, xxvii. He, however tried to defraud his sister. Morison's Decisions, 5688. Died 1671.
      [From History of Dunbar Hume and Dundas from Drummond's Noble British Families, William Pickering, London 1846]

  • Sources 
    1. [S15] Histories of Noble British Families, Henry Drummond, (Part VI, London, William Pickering, 1844, (Folio), pp. 1-44.), page 29 (Reliability: 0).

    2. [S34] Hume Family - Ancestry of Sallie Hume Douglas, Sallie Hume Douglas, (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1971 Manuscript (On Film) on 1 microfilm reel : coats of arms. ; 35 mm.).

    3. [S331] Scots Peerage, Edited by Sir James Balfour Paul, (1908) (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S332] Complete Baronetage, George Edward Cockayne, (Exeter, William Pollard & Co, 1902) (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S15] Histories of Noble British Families, Henry Drummond, (Part VI, London, William Pickering, 1844, (Folio), pp. 1-44.), page 28 (Reliability: 0).