TRAFFORD, FRANCIS [SSNE 237]
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Text sourceA letter from the Lords to the Lord Mayor dated 5 July 1628 concerns one Captain Francis Trafford, in the King of Denmark's service, who received permission and help to enlist 80 idlers and vagabonds. According to Robert Monro [SSNE 94], he and his company were Welsh and arrived in Denmark in late 1628 or early 1629.
G. Lind, Danish Data Archive no. 1573; Remembrancia, City of London Archives; R. Monro, 'His Expedition with the Worthy Scots Regiment called Mac-Keyes' (London, 1637), I, 80-85.