DUWALL, JAKOB [SSNE 2455]

Surname
DUWALL
First name
JAKOB, JACOB
Title/rank
CAPTAIN
Nationality
SWEDISH
Social status
OFFICER

Text source

Jacob Duwall was the son of Jacob, grandson of Jacob, and great-grandson of Albrekt Duwall and therefore must be considered a Swede. The Uppsala matrikel entry is bracketed with 3 brothers/kinsmen matriculating together, Jacob, Laurence and Gustav. next to the record is written "Duwall, Jacobi fil., 1677". Duwall served as a fanrik in the Lifeguards until 1689. He was a captain by 1700 but died in 1702.

Abo Akademis Student Matrikel, 1889-91. Andersson et al, Uppsala Universitets Matrikel, (Uppsala, 1900-1911); T. Fischer, The Scots in Sweden (Edinburgh, 1907), Supplement, pp.215-267; Stockholm Krigsarkivet, Muster Roll, 1678/3; 1684/1; 1685/7,8. Possibly the same man listed in MR 1696/1 FROM RUSTMASTARE 10.12.95; 1697/1; 1698/1; 1699; 1700/1. He became a drabant 1/4 1700; Svenska Adelns Ă„ttartavlor, vol. 2, p.357.

Service record

SWEDEN, ABO, FINLAND
Arrived 1676-01-01
Departed 1677-06-10
Capacity STUDENT, purpose ACADEMIC
SWEDEN, UPPSALA
Arrived 1677-06-12
Departed 1677-12-31
Capacity STUDENT, purpose ACADEMIC
SWEDEN, VIBORG CAVALRY, FINLAND
Arrived 1678-01-01, as ENSIGN
Departed 1702-12-31, as CAPTAIN
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY