MESTERTON, LAURENCE [SSNE 6527]

Surname
MESTERTON, MESTERTOUN, MAISTERTOUN, MASTERSON, MAISTERSON
First name
LAURENCE, LAWRENCE
Nationality
SCOT

Text source

Laurence Maisterson embarked from Wexford, Ireland with 200 men headed for Polish service in 1621.

R. Frost, "Scottish soldiers, Poland-Lithuania and the Thirty Years' War" in S. Murdoch ed. Scotland and the Thirty Years' War, 1618-1648 (Brill, 2001), p.204; Some information on the Scottish Mesterton family in Sweden can be found in Eric E. Etzel, 'Notes on Swedo-Scottish Families' in Scottish Historical Review, vol. IX (1912), p.271.

Service record

STUART KINGDOMS, POLAND-LITHUANIA
Arrived 1621-01-01
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY