SMITH, GEORGE [SSNE 1590]

Surname
SMITH
First name
GEORGE
Title/rank
SHIP MASTER
Nationality
SCOT
Region
Social status
GENTRY
Education
Religion

Text source

George Smith was a Scottish ship's master. He was the master of the ship, God's Gift of Pittenweem. He was to accompany Duke Ulrik to Denmark in 1598.

T. Riis, Should Auld Acquaintance Be Forgot (Odense, 1988), p.77. (National Archives of Scotland, E. 21/72: Treasurer's Accounts 1/1/1597-8-1/1/1598-9, fol.69r.).

Service record

SCOTLAND, DENMARK
Arrived 1598-01-01
Departed 1598-12-31
Capacity SHIPS MASTER, purpose ROYAL ESCORT