George Home of Paxton

???? - 1820


Brother of Ninian Home (q.v.) from whom he inherited both 'slave-property' in Grenada and Paxton House.


NRS GD267/5 1750-1865: Papers relating to West Indies plantations (Waltham, Grenada), including lists of negroes, correspondence and accounts, 1750-1865, and formal deeds appointing Ninian Home as Lt Governor in Grenada, 1784-1793.

We are grateful to Karina Turmann for her assistance with compiling this entry.

Further Information


Associated Estates (1)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1795 [SY] - 1820 [EY] → Owner

Legacies Summary

Physical (1)

Country house
Regency Wing, Paxton House [Built] 
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Addition in 1814 by George Home of The Regency Wing (designed by Robert Reid and furnished by William Trotter) to the neo-Palladian Paxton House, originally built by Patrick Home, sold to Ninian Home...

Relationships (3)

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George Home succeeded to the estates of Ninian Home in Scotland and...

Addresses (1)

Paxton House, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Berwickshire, Southern Scotland, Scotland