BARCLAY, CARL MAGNUS [SSNE 561]

Surname
BARCLAY, BARCLAIJ
First name
CARL MAGNUS
Nationality
SCOTO-SWEDISH
Social status
NOBLE
Education
UNIVERSITY

Text source

Carl Magnus Barclay was the son of John Barclay [SSNE 1937/9?]. He enrolled with his brothers Gustav [SSNE 558], John [SSNE 549] and William [SSNE 559] at Uppsala University. He joined the military service as a 'cornett' in the noble corps. Carl was a master of horse in 1676 but he had died by 1678.

Andersson et al, Uppsala Universitets Matrikel, (Uppsala, 1900-1911); T. Fischer, The Scots in Sweden (Edinburgh, 1907), Supplement, pp.215-267;Svenska Adelns Attartavlor, vol. 1; H. Marryat, One Year in Sweden, including a visit to the isle of Gotland (london 1862), p.486.

Service record

SWEDEN, UPPSALA
Arrived 1659-01-01
Departed 1659-12-31
Capacity STUDENT, purpose ACADEMIC
SWEDEN, NOBLE CORPS
Arrived 1660-01-01, as CORNETT
Departed 1678-12-31, as MASTER OF HORSE
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY