NEILL, ALEXANDER [SSNE 4031]

Surname
NEILL
First name
ALEXANDER
Title/rank
CAPTAIN
Nationality
SCOT
Region
Social status
OFFICER
Education
Religion

Text source

Alexander Neill was listed as captain in Russian service, noted as "from Scottish land". He served in Muscovy. In 1649 he petitioned to leave for his homeland.

D. Fedosov, The Caledonian Connection (Aberdeen, 1996); RGADA,f.150,op.1,1649,No.3.

Service record

RUSSIA, RUSSIAN ARMY
Arrived 1648-01-01, as CAPTAIN
Departed 1649-12-31, as CAPTAIN
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY