BELFRAGE, HANS JACOB [SSNE 6059]

Surname
BELFRAGE
First name
HANS JACOB
Title/rank
LIEUTENANT
Nationality
SWEDISH
Region
Social status
Education
Religion

Text source

Hans Jacob Belfrage was born in June 1686. He volunteered for the admiralty in 1699, before transferring to the Vestgötha Infantry regiment in 1705. Belfrage became an NCO there by 1707 and eventually a lieutenant in 1711. He left service in 1718 and lived until 1750 when he died in Forshaga. He married Esther Catharina Funck.

A. Lewenhaupt, Karl XII:s Officerare Biografiska anteckningar (2 vols., Stockholm, 1920), I, p.36.

Service record

SWEDEN, NAVY
Arrived 1699-01-01, as VOLUNTEER
Departed 1703-12-31, as ARKLIMÄSTARE
Capacity OFFICER, purpose NAVAL
SWEDEN, VESTGÖTA REGIMENT
Arrived 1704-12-31, as NCO
Departed 1717-01-19, as LIEUTENANT
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY