SKENE, GEORGE [SSNE 5216]

Surname
SKENE
First name
GEORGE
Title/rank
SIR
Nationality
SCOT
Region
Social status
Education
Religion

Text source

Sir George Skene noted in his tract of 1569, De Verborum Significatione, that he had met many of his compatriots who were pedlars in Cracow.

A.F. Steuart, Papers Relating to the Scots in Poland 1576-1793, (Edinburgh, 1915), p.xiii.

Service record

SCOTLAND, CRACOW, POLAND
Arrived 1568-01-11
Departed 1569-01-10
Capacity TRAVELLER, purpose MISC