SKINNER, THOMAS [SSNE 4383]

Surname
SKINNER, SKYNNER
First name
THOMAS
Nationality
ENGLISH
Social status
GENTRY

Text source

Thomas Skinner was an Englishman who served as an envoy for the English parliament to Denmark-Norway. A letter from parliament dated 25 December 1644 authorised him to act as ambassador to Denmark regarding trade trouble.

Bodleian Library Tanner MSS; G. Bell, Diplomatic Representatives.

 

English Civil War

Service record

ENGLAND, DENMARK-NORWAY
Arrived 1644-09-06
Departed 1645-05-27
Capacity AMBASSADOR, purpose DIPLOMACY