SEATON, JAMES ALEXANDERSON [SSNE 2795]

Surname
SEATON, SETON, ZEATON
First name
JAMES ALEXANDERSON
Title/rank
ENSIGN
Nationality
SCOT
Region
Social status
OFFICER
Education
Religion

Text source

James Alexanderson Seaton's name suggests that he may have been the son of Colonel Alexander Seaton who was in Norwegian service at the same time. James was an ensign who was reduced from 1 May 1647-1 May 1649. He had received permission to enter foreign military service on 11 October 1648.

O. Ovenstad, Militaerbiografier: Den Norske Haers Officerer (Oslo, 1949) vol.2, p.391.

Service record

DENMARK-NORWAY, NORWEGIAN ARMY, NORWAY
Arrived 1647-05-01, as ENSIGN
Departed 1649-05-01, as ENSIGN
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY