DOUGLAS, WILLIAM [SSNE 2380]
- First name
- HADDINGTON, EAST LOTHIAN
- Social status
William Douglas started as lieutenant in James Spens' [SSNE 1642] recruited infantry regiment, where he became captain in 1629. In 1631 he transferred to Robert Leslie's [SSNE 4695] recruited infantry regiment. This is the brother of Robert Douglas' [SSNE 2378] and Richard Douglas [SSNE 6690]. He died in 1631.
Swedish Krigsarkiv, Muster Roll, 1625/3,5,6; 1626/3,5-9; 1629/22; 1630/37; 1631/22-27; Krigsarkivet, Karl Viggo Key samlingen (unfoliated), Receipt, April 1630