ANDERSSON, VILHELM JAKOB [SSNE 4337]

Surname
ANDERSSON
First name
VILHELM JAKOB, WILLIAM
Title/rank
CAPTAIN
Nationality
SCOT
Region
Social status
NOBILITY
Education
Religion

Text source

William Anderson was brother of Herman Alexander Andersson and son of Commendant Alexander Anderson. He was an ensign with Colonel Erik Silfversparre's Skane 'knektar' regiment in 1667. He later became a captain in Erik Pistolkor's Blue regiment in Noteborg in 1684.

Svenska Adelns Attartavlor, vol. 1, p.127.

Service record

SWEDEN, SILFVERSPARRE, ERIK
Arrived 1667-01-01, as ENSIGN
Departed 1683-12-31, as CAPTAIN
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY
SWEDEN, BLUE REGIMENT
Arrived 1684-01-01, as CAPTAIN
Departed 1684-12-31, as CAPTAIN
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY