FRANKELIN till BOCKSJO, HENRY [SSNE 4782]
- FRANKELIN till BOCKSJO
- First name
- ENGLISH and POLISH
- Social status
Text sourceHenry Frankelin was the son of the Englishman Rowland Frankelin and a Polish princess. Henry travelled across Europe before settling in Sweden where Karl IX appointed him as his chamberlain. He married Constantia, the natural daughter of Erik XIV and Agda Pehrsdotter. Henry was ennobled in 1625 with the name Bocksjo.
H. Marryat, One Year in Sweden, including a visit to the isle of Gotland (London, 1862) p.489; Svenska Adelns Attartavlor, vol. 2, p.817.
- SWEDEN, CHARLES IX'S COURT
- Arrived 1600-01-01, as CHAMBERLAIN
- Departed 1610-12-31, as CHAMBERLAIN
- Capacity ROYAL SERVANT, purpose ROYAL SERVICE