ROSS, JAMES [SSNE 6587]

Surname
ROSS
First name
JAMES, JAKOB
Title/rank
SKIPPER AND BURGESS
Nationality
SCOT
Region
Social status
Education
Religion

Text source

James Ross was a skipper and a burgess of Bergen, Norway. In 1639 he received a pass from King Christian IV of Denmark-Norway to continue his trade. He obtained it in respect of his 27 years of activity as an international skipper.

Norske Rigsregistranter, vol.6 (1877), pp.525-6.

Service record

DENMARK-NORWAY, BERGEN
Arrived 1612-01-01
Departed 1639-04-30
Capacity SKIPPER AND BURGESS, purpose CIVIC AND MERCANTILE