Francis HUME[1]

Male Abt 1730 - 1813  (~ 83 years)


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  • Name Francis HUME  [2
    Born Abt 1730  Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Land Office Grant 18 Jul 1760  Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 18 July 1760.
      Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Location: Culpeper County.
      Description: 609 acres in the Great Fork of Rappahanock River adjoining John Yancy, Richard Tutt &c.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants K, 1757-1762, p. 186 (Reel 294).
      Original survey exists.
      Part of the index to recorded copies of land grants issued by the agents of the Fairfax Proprietary between 1690 and 1781 and by the Commonwealth between 1786 and 1874. Original and recorded surveys are also indexed when available. The collection is housed in the Archives at the Library of Virginia.
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    Census 1810 
    Census - Culpeper County, Virginia
    Census - Culpeper County, Virginia
    1810 Census - Culpeper County, Virginia
    Burial 1813  Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Inscription:
      Francis
      Hume
      Capt
      Continental
      Line
      Indian Wars
      Rev War
      1730
      1813


      Location:
      38 31.74' N, 77 48.983' W. Marker is near Remington, Virginia, in Culpeper County. Marker is on Remington Road (Business U.S. 15/29) south of Rappahannock River Bridge, on the right when traveling south. Marker is by the side of the road. There is no shoulder to pull off near the marker. Marker is in this post office area: Remington VA 22734, United States of America.
      Map link:
      http://www.hmdb.org/map.asp?markers=2529,2209,2525,2240,4405,4415,4398,4416,4418
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    _UID 03D2A0AAE7454A278A752EEF3C62C0A8DE6E 
    Died 1813  Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 1813  Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2443  Clan Home Genealogy
    Last Modified 19 Jan 2016 

    Father George HOME,   b. 30 May 1698, Wedderburn Castle, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1760, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth PROCTOR,   b. 1700, Fredericksburg, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1760 or 1797, Culpepper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years) 
    Married 16 Dec 1727  Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F519  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth DUNCAN,   b. Abt 1728,   d. Abt 1822, Columbia, Boone County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 94 years) 
    Married 13 Aug 1763  Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth HUME,   b. 1754, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Nancy HUME,   b. 1756, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Columbia, Boone County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Armistead HUME,   b. 1760, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1815, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     4. Charles HUME,   b. 1760, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1838-1839, Trimble County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     5. James HUME,   b. 1762, Culpeper, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Benjamin HUME,   b. 1764, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Peter HUME,   b. 1770, Culpeper, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Charles Edward HUME,   b. 1773, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1848, Lexington, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     9. Lewis HUME,   b. 1776, Culpeper, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Francis HUME, Jr.,   b. Abt 1780, Culpeper, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1840, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years)
    Last Modified 15 Oct 2001 
    Family ID F1571  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsLand Office Grant - 18 Jul 1760 - Culpeper County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Aug 1763 - Fauquier County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - 1813 - Culpeper County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1813 - Culpeper County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1813 - Culpeper County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Served in the Troops of Culpeper Co., Va. Served in French and Indian Wars. He was in the command of John Field.


      The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution Volume 100 page 25
      Mrs. Eleanor M. Hume Offutt.
      DAR ID Number: 99071
      Born in Frankfort, Ky.
      Wife of Henry Offutt.
      Descendant of Francis Hume, Lieut. John South, and Samuel South, as follows:
      1. Dr. Edgar Enoch Hume (1844-1911) m. 1877 Mary South (b. 1858).
      2. Lewis Hume (1814-88) m. 1843 Lemira Douglas McGee (1826-86); Samuel South (1833-89) m. 1857 Malvin Jett (1840-1911).
      3. Charles Hume m. 1803 Celia Shumate; Jerry Weldon South (1805-80) m. Mary Cockrell.
      4. Francis Hume m. Elizabeth Duncan (1728-1822); Samuel South m. Patsy Glover.
      5. John South m. Margaret Weldon Drake.
      Francis Hume was a private in the Virginia militia under Capt. John Field. He was born in Virginia; died, 1813, in Culpeper, Va.
      [p.25] John South (1748-1804) served as lieutenant in the Kentucky division of the Virginia militia. He was born in Hagerstown, Md.; died in Madison County, Ky.
      Samuel South (1768-1833) served as a scout under command of his father. He was born in Hagerstown, Md.; died in Fayette County, Ky.


      Cameron Parish Chapter, NSDAR website
      http://74.125.113.132/search?q=cache:fGZf7401TdYJ:test.cameronparishdar.org/patriots/patriot_hume.htm+http://www.cameronparishdar.org/patriots/patriot_hume.htm&cd=1&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us
      (This website link is from Google cached search 16May2009, as original website appears to have been disabled.)

      FRANCIS HUME
      Frances was the second son of George Hume. He was born about 1730 in Culpeper County and was a farmer there until his death in 1813. He married Elizabeth Duncan who died in about 1822 at the home of her daughter Nancy Hume Sharp in Boone County, Missouri at the age of 94.
      Francis served in the French & Indian War with Captain John Field. He also served with Field in the American Revolution. He received bounty lands in Culpeper County for this service in 1811. Frances and Elizabeth had two daughters and four sons.


      Culpepper Minute Men, VASSAR website
      http://www.cmmsar.com/graves.html

      May 2005: 10:30 am:
      Captain Francis Hume Revolutionary War Grave Marking Ceremony, Business Routes U.S. 29/15 business route southwest of Remington, Va. CMM President Jerry Hubbard Presided, CMM Color Guards Dominic & Francis Lay (twins) posted the colors at Capt. Hume's grave marker. (Jim Bayne was there in his color guard uniform to give support. 2nd Vice President Al White led the Pledge of Allegiance and past president Rick Schnorf led the SAR Pledge. Treasurer Thad Hartman gave the welcome and recognized the special guests that included the decendants of Capt. Hume present at the ceremony: Mrs Francis Birge, Tommy and Sally Birge, their daughter Lisa Birge and her stepson John Darby. Also Susan Hume McIntosh and husband Dennis. Also Ann Hume Loikow and her husband John. CMM members and their spouses attending were Jerry Hubbard, Dominic Lay, Francis Lay, Jim Bayne, Mike and Marty Lyman, Mel and Myrtle Helmik, Al and Anna Rae White, Rick and Midge Schnorf, Larry & Beverly Alexander, Dr. John Sinks, and Paul and Monica Bess. Thad Hartman, Graves Registration Chairman, unveiled the SAR Grave Marker. Compatriot Mel Helmik told the story of researching the records of Spottsylvania, Orange, and Culpeper Counties to certify the location of Capt. Hume's grave, and also of his service to his country during the Revolutionary War. Thad Hartman dedicated the placing of the SAR Grave marker and Jerry Hubbard placed the CMM Chapter Memorial wreath at the grave marker. Four members of the American Legion Post 300 Rifle Team(to be named later at the Blue Star Ceremony) presented a three volley gun salute. Ryan Colonder of Stonewall Jackson High School, Prince William County then played a moving rendition of TAPS. Ryan's parents Dean C. and Mary Jo Colonder were present. A grand total of 33 persons attended the ceremony, not including the county police deputies and the photographers.


      HUME, CAPTAIN FRANCIS...............................................................................Virginia
      Born Spotsylvania County, Virginia, 1730; died Culpeper County, Virginia, 1813.
      Joined the Culpeper County Militia, 4th May, 1750, and served under Captain John Field in the French and Indian War; Captain of the Virginia Continental Line in the Revolution; received a Bounty Warrant for Revolutionary Services; was an Original Member of the Society of the Cincinnati.
      Dr. Edgar Erskine Hume, U.S.A.
      [Year book of the Society of Colonial Wars in the Commonwealth of Kentucky by General Society of Colonial Wars (U.S.), 1917, p. 49]

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

    2. [S967] Emails from Carolyn E. Hume, Carolyn E. Hume, (Emails dated 14JUL2005, 11AUG2005, 24AUG2005).

    3. [S404] Tombstone (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S328] Family papers of Margaret Marie (Patterson) Hume, Margaret Marie (Patterson) Hume (Reliability: 3).