MOWATT, CHRISTOPHER [SSNE 1375]
- MOWATT, MOVAT, MOUATT, MOFFAT
- First name
- CHRISTOPHER, CRISTOFFER
- HOVELAND, NORWAY
- Social status
Christoffer Mowatt was the son of Admiral Andrew Mowatt til Hoveland [SSNE 3837] and brother of Axel Mowatt [SSNE 1817] He served as a ship's captain from 1625 aboard The Spes which was possibly the second most important prestige ship in the Danish-Norwegian navy.
A.M. Weisner, 'Axel Movat og hans slegt' in Bergens Historiske Forenings Skrifter, no.36, Bergen, 1930, passim; C.F. Bricka and J.A. Fredericia, Kong Christian den fjerdes egenhaendige Breve, (8 vols., Copenhagen, 1878-1947), vols. IV. and 7. p. 45. List of Warships and officers, March-April, 1628.
- DENMARK-NORWAY, NAVY, HOVELAND
- Arrived 1625-01-01, as CAPTAIN
- Departed 1640-12-31, as CAPTAIN
- Capacity OFFICER, purpose NAVAL