GARDEN, GEORGE [SSNE 4924]

Surname
GARDEN, GARDEN JR.
First name
GEORGE, GEORGEN, JURGEN
Nationality
SCOT
Social status
BURGESS

Text source

George Garden Junior is noted as a merchant in Stockholm in 1639. He may be the son of George Gardner (Jöran Gerdner) [SSNE 7352]

He also is still active in 1648 with some other members of the Scottish diaspora. One particular letter of Jacob Merser [SSNE 4839] in Swedish Riksarkiv, Biographica Microcard, E01412 4/7 was co-signed by William Merser [SSNE 4923], Jacob Gardiner [SSNE 4922], Ignatius Menner, Jurgen Garden Junior, James Gardiner [SSNE 4937] and Robert Smidt [SSNE 4938].

 

Sources: Swedish Riksarkiv, Savtaholmssamlingen II vol. (128). Skrivelser till Mattias Soop 1639 (1 br). See also: Riksarkivets ämnessamlingar. Personhistoria https://sok.riksarkivet.se/bildvisning/A0069695_00037#?c=&m=&s=&cv=36&xywh=148%2C2181%2C4308%2C2485

Service record

SWEDEN, STOCKHOLM
Arrived 1637-01-01
Departed 1648-11-30
Capacity BURGESS, MERCHANT, purpose CIVIC