PATERSON, WILLIAM [SSNE 60]
- PATERSON, PATTERSON, PETERSEN
- First name
- WILLIAM, WILHELM
- SCOT or ENGLISH
- Social status
William Paterson was listed as born in 'England'. He was colonel of an artillery squadron in Skane in 1657-60. Paterson was recorded by Lind as also serving as a captain in another regiment.
G. Lind, Danish Data Archive 1573; J.C.W. Hirsch and K. Hirsch (eds.), 'Fortegnelse over Dansk og Norske officerer med flere fra 1648 til 1814 (12 vols. compiled 1888-1907), VIII,vol. 1; T. Riis, Should Auld Acquaintance Be Forgot (Odense, 1988), II, p.147.