GORDON, ALEXANDER [SSNE 3910]
Text sourceAlexander Gordon was the younger brother of Thomas Gordon, captain of 'Marr Maid' of Aberdeen (he later became a Russian admiral). In 1691 Alexander came to Moscow to stay with Patrick and later became an ensign. In 1710, a Thomas Gordon (a son of this Alexander?) was baptized in the British chapel at Moscow.
D. Fedosov, The Caledonian Connection (Aberdeen, 1996).
- RUSSIA, RUSSIAN ARMY
- Arrived 1691-01-01, as ENSIGN
- Departed 1691-12-31, as ENSIGN
- Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY