OGILVIE, PETER [SSNE 4235]

Surname
OGILVIE, UGLEBY, OGILVY
First name
PETER
Title/rank
LIEUTENANT
Nationality
SCOT
Region
Social status
OFFICER
Education
Religion

Text source

Peter Ogilvie served as an officer in Sweden c.1609-1610. He was a lieutenant in Samuel Cockburn's [SSNE 4219] regiment. It was possibly this man who on 13 December 1620 became involved in a fight with some students at Abel Brokikare's house which included one of the king's servants.

G. Arteus, Till Militärstatens Förhistoria: Krig, professionalisering och social förändring under Vasasönernas regering (Stockholm, 1986), p.157; T. Fischer, The Scots in Sweden (Edinburgh, 1907), pp.34-5, pp.215-267.

Service record

SWEDEN, SAMUEL COCKBURN
Arrived 1610-01-01, as LIEUTENANT
Departed 1610-12-31, as LIEUTENANT
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY