Patrick Hume, 1st Bt.

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Sir Patrick Hume, IVth, of Polwarth, 1st Baronet

Birthdate: (41)
Birthplace: Polwarth, Berwick, Scotland
Death: April 1648 (37-45)
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Patrick Hume of Polwarth, Kt. and Julien Kerr
Husband of Christian Hamilton and Christian Hamilton
Father of Sir Patrick Hume Earl of Marchmont
Brother of Janet Hume

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About Patrick Hume, 1st Bt.

Biographical Summary

"Sir Patrick Hume was served heir to his father on 1 February 1611. On 31 July 1623 he obtained confirmation under the Great Seal of a charter of half the lands of Polwarth, etc., purchased from Sir David Hume of Wedderburn for 40,000 merks, this being the half of Polwarth which Marion Sinclair brought to the laird of Wedderburn on her marriage in 1475. On 20 August 1623 he was created a Justice of Peace for the county of Berwick, and was on the Committee of War 1643, 1646, 1647. He was created a Baronet by King Charles I. 28 December 1625, and died in April 1648. He married, between 4 June and 19 August 1636, Christian, youngest daughter of Sir Alexander Hamilton of Innerwick and Ballencrieff, Knight, granting a liferent charter to her as his future wife, 4 June 1636. She married, secondly, Robert, second Lord Jedburgh, and died at Ferniehirst in 1668."

SOURCE: The Scots Peerage, Vol. VI, pages 11-12

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Patrick Hume, 1st Bt.'s Timeline

Polwarth, Berwick, Scotland
January 13, 1641
Age 34
Redbraes Castle, Roxburhshire, Scotland
April 1648
Age 41