KING, JOHAN [SSNE 5391]
Text sourceJohn King was a merchant burgess of Christiania and resident of Drammen in the 1670s. Along with his trading partner, Thomas Russel [SSNE 5389], King was granted permission to uplift 60 units of wooden beams in order to facilitate trade with England.
R. Fladby (ed.), Norske Kongebrev (6 vols., Oslo, 1962), II, p.144.