URQUHART, ADAM [SSNE 4099]

Surname
URQUHART
First name
ADAM
Title/rank
CAPTAIN
Nationality
SCOT
Region
Social status
OFFICER
Education
Religion

Text source

Adam Urquhart enlisted in the Tsar's service in 1650 as a captain. Around 1670 he applied to the British government to help him leave Russian service with his family.

D. Fedosov, The Caledonian Connection (Aberdeen, 1996; PRO, SP 29/281A.

Service record

RUSSIA, RUSSIAN ARMY
Arrived 1650-01-01, as CAPTAIN
Departed 1670-12-31, as CAPTAIN
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY