HISTON, WILLIAM [SSNE 5626]

Surname
HISTON, ALISTON
First name
WILLIAM, WILHELM
Title/rank
Nationality
SCOT/ENGLISH
Region
Social status
Education
Religion

Text source

William Histon/Aliston was amongst the Scots and English in Posen who subscribed to the subsidy for King Charles II. He supplied 30 florins.

A.B. Pernal and R.P. Gasse, The 1651 Polish Subsidy to the exiled Charles II, Oxford Slavonic Papers, vol xxxii (Oxford, 1999), p.22; Z. Guldon and L. Stepkowski, Szkoci i Anglicy w Koronie w polowie XVII wieku, Kieleckie Studia Historyczne, ii (1977).

Service record

POLAND, POSEN
Arrived 1651-01-01
Capacity MERCHANT?, purpose MERCANTILE?