MAXWELL, JOHN [SSNE 3049]

Surname
MAXWELL
First name
JOHN
Title/rank
ENSIGN
Nationality
SCOT
Region
Social status
OFFICER
Education
Religion

Text source

John Maxwell was ensign in Patrick Ruthven's [SSNE 3413] regiment in 1630. There was also a John Maxwell who was ensign in James Seaton's [SSNE 3476] regiment in 1630, which may mean he transferred from Seaton's into Ruthven's. He was an ensign in Patrick Ruthven's regiment in 1631-2. He was an ensign in Francis Ruthven's [SSNE 3404] regiment in 1633.

Swedish Krigsarkiv, Muster Roll, 1630/28,29,37; 1631/12,15-21; 1632/10-21; 1633/11-18; T. Fischer, The Scots in Sweden (Edinburgh, 1907), p.220.

Service record

SWEDEN, PATRICK/FRANCIS RUTHVEN
Arrived 1630-01-01, as ENSIGN
Departed 1633-12-31, as ENSIGN
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY