Posted By:craig canada
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Subject:Re: Barbara (Hume) Hoge
Post Date:December 13, 2012 at 10:21:22
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Forum:Hoge Family Genealogy Forum
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You're all barking up the wrong tree.

The David Hume you're looking for is David Hume of Godscroft (1554-1629). He was the first Hume to spell the name Home, and was a noted historian: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Hume_of_Godscroft
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David Hume (or Home) (15581629) was a Scottish historian and political theorist, poet and controversialist, a major intellectual figure in Jacobean Scotland. He also spent a decade as pastor of a Protestant congregation in France.

He was the second son of Sir David Hume or Home, seventh baron of Wedderburn, Berwickshire...