Portrait, ile on canvas, o John Home (1722–1808) bi Sir Henry Raeburn (1756–1823), circa 1795–1800
|Born||13 September 1722|
Ancrum, Roxburghshire or Leith near Edinburgh
|Dee'd||4 September 1808 (aged 85)|
Merchiston Bank near Edinburgh
|Eddication||Leith Grammar School|
|Alma mater||Varsity o Edinburgh|
Rev John Home FRSE (13 September 1722 – 4 September 1808) wis a Scots meenister, sodger an author. His play Douglas wis a staundart Scots schuil text till the Seicont Warld War, but his wark is nou laurgely neglectur. In 1783 he wis ane o the jynt foonders o the Ryal Society o Edinburgh.