GARIOCH, ABRAHAM [SSNE 1403]

Surname
GARIOCH
First name
ABRAHAM
Title/rank
CAPTAIN
Nationality
SCOT
Region
Social status
Education
Religion

Text source

Abraham Garioch served in the Swedish Lifgard in 1648 and 1649. The muster roll index only makes reference to Garioch being a reformed ensign. However, other sources such as T. Fischer's 'Scots in Sweden' give his rank as captain. He was possibly the same man as [SSNE 2312].

Swedish Krigsarkiv, Muster Roll, 1648/25, 1649/16.

Service record

SWEDEN, LIFEGUARD
Arrived 1648-01-01, as REF. ENSIGN
Departed 1649-12-31, as CAPTAIN
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY