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From: "john.hume" <>
Subject: Re: [S-I] history and Hume / Hulme
Date: Thu, 5 May 2011 15:43:09 +0100
Many thanks for your message, so sorry about the delay, but hope you are
still safe and sound from all that wind that seems to be blowing around the
Obviously I'm unable to tell you about YOUR HULME's, but I know that I would
NOT take any notice of that name in my family. Since starting this silly (?)
hobby for the past 20 years I have NEVER even seen mentioned a HULME within
all the 3600 HUME names that are in my family tree.
I have now only allowed and 'S' to be on the end as the DNA has put me in
touch with an American, on a 67 marker. Upon re-looking at the actual parish
record from which I have my earliest Andrew Hume, I would bet 50/50 it is
with an 'S', only because it seems to suit my purpose. This is of course
going back to 1717 and his marriage to Elizabeth Corner up in Durham. The
writing at this time was very 'flowery'. But never with an 'L', sorry
Charlie if that has ruined anything for you.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Charlie Weaver" <>
Sent: Monday, April 18, 2011 11:47 AM
Subject: Re: [S-I] history and Hume / Hulme
> So, now, are my collateral ancestors HULMEs
> or HUME/HOMEs?
> William HULME/Susan PATTERSON, had a
> daughter, Elizabeth, born in Wilkes County,
> North Carolina, 31 Dec 1788. Elizabeth
> married Thomas Beasley DULA in Wilkes
> Co 23 Feb 1803.
> Have no information on William/Susan,
> dates, origins, unknown. But, would like
> to have.
> Charlie Weaver, in tornado ravaged
> North Carolina (but not in Winston-Salem)
> On 4/18/2011 4:41 AM, john.hume wrote:
>> Many thanks Ann for your kind reply.
>> One of the quirks about the name of HUME is that under no circumstances
>> we associate ourselves with the name of HULME, which is pronounced
>> (tongue in cheek of course), there is a suburb of Manchester also named
>> HULME. You can spell HUME with a U or a O, but it's always pronounced
>> The book Albion's of seeds has received some good reviews so I will look
>> for a copy, I'll check on Amazon.
>> Just received a second confirmation of the HUMES being in the USA, but
>> knowing where they came from. All the various comments on different books
>> and lists hopefully will provide the answer in due course. If of course
>> anyone out there does run across a HUMES in their research we would be
>> Many thanks
>> John Hume
>> in sunny Nottingham UK, land of Robin Hood
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> Sent: Sunday, April 17, 2011 7:45 PM
>> Subject: Re: [S-I] history and Hume / Hulme
>>> "Albion's Seed" by David Hackett Fischer is a very interesting cultural
>>> history, definitely not new but well worth having on your shelf, and
>>> entertaining to read. Not absolutely "history".
>>> My grandfather's sister married an Englishman named Thomas Hulme in
>>> Portland, Oregon in 1899. (Father was successful merchant in London,
>>> family to Arkansas where he ran mercantile business, then to British
>>> where he was in mining. Mother and brothers ended up Portland, owning
>>> plumbing businesses and Thomas was chief plumbing inspector for the
>>> Seattle and Idaho [college professor, educated Harvard, Cornell,
>>> When I researched this Hulme family I discovered that they had lived
>>> London (children baptized Marlebone church) and his father (also
>>> born in Marchington, Staffordshire and mother in Newcastle,
>>> and grandparents (Eli Hulme son of John) also from that county.
>>> Hope that is some help.
>>> Ann Lamb
>>> In a message dated 4/13/2011 12:50:06 A.M. Pacific Daylight Time,
>>> .................However, reading the UK's Daily Telegraph this morning
>>> displays a very interesting article about emigrants to the USA. The
>>> the piece proclaims that the people of East Anglia in the UK 'rule the
>>> world. All this comes to light in a new book by a David Fischer entitled
>>> Seed. IT sounds very good so I'm going shopping today. It also informs
>>> that its been 150 years today that the American Civil War started.
>>> In conclusion, if anyone has any HUME or HUMES information I would
>>> appreciate any help
>>> many thanks
>>> John Hume
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