SEATON, JOHN [SSNE 3477]

Surname
SEATON
First name
JOHN
Title/rank
LIEUTENANT, COLONEL?
Nationality
SCOT
Social status
OFFICER

Text source

John Seaton was a reformed lieutenant in the Swedish army in 1630. He is possibly the same man as the John Seaton noted as colonel in the Swedish army in the 1630s.

Swedish Riksarkiv, P. Sondén, Militärachefer i svenska arméen och deras skrivelser; Swedish Krigsarkiv, Muster Roll, 1630/23; Steve Murdoch and Alexia Grosjean, Alexander Leslie and the Scottish Generals of the Thirty Years' War, 1618-1648 (London, 2014), p.97.

Service record

SWEDEN, JAMES RAMSAY
Arrived 1630-01-01, as REF. LIEUTENANT
Departed 1630-12-31, as REF. LIEUTENANT
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY