FORBES, ALEXANDER [SSNE 2057]

Surname
FORBES, FORBUS
First name
ALEXANDER
Title/rank
Nationality
SCOTO-SWEDE
Region
Social status
NOBLE
Education
UNIVERSITY
Religion

Text source

Alexander Forbes was a student at Uppsala University in 1682. He was probably a grandson or great grandson of Henry Forbes of Thainstone.

Andersson et al, Uppsala Universitets Matrikel, (Uppsala, 1900-1911); T. Fischer, The Scots in Sweden (Sweden, 1907); A. and H. Tayler (eds.), The House of Forbes (Bruceton Mills, 1987).

Service record

SWEDEN, UPPSALA
Arrived 1682-01-01
Departed 1682-12-31
Capacity STUDENT, purpose ACADEMIC