SANDERSON, THOMAS [SSNE 3427]

Surname
SANDERSON, SANDERSEN
First name
THOMAS
Title/rank
LT. COLONEL
Nationality
SCOT
Social status
OFFICER

Text source

Thomas Sanderson served as captain in James Spens' [SSNE 1642]regiment in 1629. He was captain in George Crawford's [SSNE 2086]regiment in 1630 and noted as a major by 1632. This is probably the same Thomas Sanderson who enlists in the Russian army in 1632.

Swedish Krigsarkiv, Muster Roll, 1629/11,14,16,18-20; 1630/23,24,26-33; 1631/12-15; R. Monro, His Expedition with a worthy Scots Regiment called Mac-Keyes (2 vols., London, 1637), II, The List of the Scottish Officers in Chiefe.

Service record

SWEDEN, JAMES SPENS
Arrived 1629-01-01, as CAPTAIN
Departed 1629-12-31, as CAPTAIN
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY
SWEDEN, GEORGE CRAWFORD
Arrived 1630-01-01, as CAPTAIN
Departed 1632-03-31, as MAJOR
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY
RUSSIA, RUSSIAN ARMY
Arrived 1632-05-25, as LT.COLONEL
Departed 1635-12-31, as LT.COLONEL
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY