The surname Hobbie was first found in Berwickshire an ancient county of Scotland, presently part of the Scottish Borders Council Area, located in the eastern part of the Borders Region of Scotland, where they held a family seat from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.
Early History of the Hobbie family
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Notable amongst the family at this time was Sir Thomas Hoby (1530-1566), an English diplomat and translator; and his son, Sir Thomas Posthumus Hoby (1566-1640), also sometimes spelt Hobie, Hobbie and Hobby, Posthumous and Postumus... Another 34 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Hobbie Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.