SENNOT, WILLIAM [SSNE 528]

Surname
SENNOT
First name
WILLIAM
Title/rank
MAJOR
Nationality
SCOT
Region
Social status
OFFICER
Education
Religion

Text source

William Sennot was a major in the Danish-Norwegian army from 1627-1628. He subsequently transferred into Swedish service in 1629. He died of the plague at Stettin so is unlikely to have seen much active service for the Swedish Crown.

T. Riis, Should Auld Acquaintance Be Forgot (Odense, 1988), II, p.132; J. Mackay, 'Mackay's Regiment' in Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness, VIII, 1879, p.186.

Service record

DENMARK-NORWAY, MACKAY'S REGIMENT
Arrived 1627-01-01, as MAJOR
Departed 1628-10-04, as MAJOR
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY
SWEDEN, STETTIN (Szczecin)
Arrived 1629-01-01, as MAJOR
Departed 1630-12-31, as MAJOR
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY