VON JORDAN, EDVARD [SSNE 2750]

Surname
VON JORDAN
First name
EDVARD, EDWARD BENGT
Title/rank
CAPTAIN
Nationality
SCOT?
Social status
OFFICER

Text source

A Captain Jordan was in Swedish service in 1674. Some sources claim that the Jordans, a family who settled in Finland in the early 1600s, were originally from Scotland.

Swedish Krigsarkiv, Muster Roll, 1674/12,13

Service record

SWEDEN, GLANDORFF'S INFANTRY, FINLAND?
Arrived 1674-01-01, as CAPTAIN
Departed 1674-12-31, as CAPTAIN
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY