NameLady Elizabeth / Isobel HOME Of Polwarth , F
Birth Dateabt 1560
Birth PlacePolwarth, Berwickshire, Scotland
FatherLaird Patrick HOME 4th Of Polwarth , M (~1534-1599)
Spouses
Marr Dateabt Mar 1577
Marr PlaceCorsbie, Ayrshire, Scotland
Marr MemoContract 3 Mar 1577.
Birth Dateabt 1546
Birth PlaceWedderburn Castle, Berwickshire, Scotland
Death DateApr 1601
Death PlaceHilton, Berwickshire, Scotland
Notes for Lady Elizabeth / Isobel HOME Of Polwarth
He [Patrick, 4th] married Agnes, daughter of Alexander Hume of Manderston,

by whom he had issue:


1. Patrick, who succeeded.
2. Mr. Alexander, minister of Logie from 1597 to 1609. …
3. Gavin of Johnscleuch, who acquired the lands of Johnscleuch from his uncle Alexander Hume of North Berwick …
4. John, called as a substitute in a charter of the lands of North Berwick in favour of Alexander hume, his uncle …
5. James, mentioned in the charter of the lands of North Berwick of 1587…
6. David of Rollandstoun, mentioned in 1602 as being then affianced to Elizabeth, second daughter of David Hume, portioner of Blacadder …
7. George of Drumchose, who, in 1623 obtained a grant of lands in the county of Fermanagh in Ireland …

8. Elizabeth or Isobel, married, first, to Thomas Cranston, younger of Corsbie … secondly to Mr James Home, brother of Sir George Home of Wedderburn …

9. Jean or Janet, married to Patrick Home of Law.
10. Alison, married to David Edmonstone of Wollmet …
11. Margaret, Prioress of Northberwick. She was appointed Prioress by James VI, 7 August 1568.

Source: THE SCOTS PEERAGE, ed. by Sir James Balfour Paul, Vol VI, Edinburgh, 1906, pp. 7-10.
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Elizabeth or Isobel, married,

(1) first, to Thomas Cranston, younger of Corsbie (contract 3 march 1576-77);

(2) secondly to Mr James Home,
brother of Sir George Home of Wedderburn who inhibited her in 1599. He died April 1601.

Source: THE SCOTS PEERAGE, ed. by Sir James Balfour Paul, Vol VI, Edinburgh, 1906, pp. 9-10.
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Notes for James (Spouse 2)
(1) He [Laird David] married, first, Mariota Johnstone, daughter of the Laird of Elphinstone,

by whom he had four sons and four daughters,

His sons were:

1. George, his successor;
2. Mr. David Hume of Godscroft, the historian of the family and of the houses of Douglas and Angus, …

3. Mr. James Home, who was parson of Hilton

4. Mr. John Home, … died young from the effects of overstudy.

His daughters were:

5. Isobel, married Mr. John Haldane of Gleneagles.
6. Margaret, married David Home of the Law
7. Julian, married Sir John Ker of the Hirsel;
8. Janet, married William Cockburn of Langton.

and she [Mariota] dying in 1564,

(2) he married, secondly, Margaret Ker, daughter of the Laird of linton, and widow of Pringle of Whitebank.

Besides these children, this Laird of Wedderburn had a natural son, Patrick.

Source: MANUSCRIPTS OF COLONEL DAVID MILNE HOME of Wedderburn Castle, London, 1902, pp. 5-6.
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