COLYEAR, JAMES [SSNE 5042]

Surname
COLYEAR
First name
JAMES
Title/rank
LIEUTENANT-COLONEL
Nationality
SCOT
Region
Social status
Education
Religion

Text source

Sir James Colyear, 3rd son of Colonel Alexander Colyear [SSNE 5040] apparently served in the Dutch army as a lieutenant-colonel after 9 May 1694. He was killed in 1702. See Sir James Balfour Paul, The Scots Peerage (8 vols., 1904-1911), VII, p.91.

Service record

THE DUTCH REPUBLIC, THE DUTCH ARMY
Arrived 1694-05-09, as LIEUTENANT-COLONEL
Departed 1702-12-21, as LIEUTENANT-COLONEL
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY