STRANG, ROBERT [SSNE 3606]
Text sourceRobert Strang, the brother of William Strang [SSNE 807], was a burgess of Stockholm. Before his death Robert had initiated the project of sending a bell as a gift to the kirk and burgh of Forfar. As he died in Stockholm on 21 April 1651, his brother William took on the responsibility for the project.
A. Reid, The Royal Burgh of Forfar a local history (Paisley, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Forfar, 1902), p.136.
- SWEDEN, STOCKHOLM
- Departed 1651-04-21
- Capacity BURGESS, purpose CIVIC AND MERCANTILE