FORBES, JOHN [SSNE 5096]

Surname
FORBES
First name
JOHN
Title/rank
BURGESS
Nationality
SCOT
Region
ABERDEEN

Text source

In 1598 John Forbes provided his birthbrieve dated Aberdeen 10 May 1587, paid 2 florins and was admitted a citizen of Cracow.

A.F. Steuart, Papers relating to the Scots in Poland 1576-1793, Edinburgh, 1915, p.46; Civ. Crac. 1555-1601, fo.680.

Service record

POLAND, CRACOW
Arrived 1588-01-01
Capacity BURGESS, purpose CIVIC/MERCANTILE