FEIF, JOHN [SSNE 6684]

Surname
FEIF, PFEIF, FIFE
First name
JOHN, JOHAN
Title/rank
CAPTAIN
Nationality
SCOTO-SWEDE
Region
Social status
Education
Religion

Text source

Johan Feif was the son of Peter [SSNE 4780] and his wife Maria Hoff. He had three brothers: Casten [SSNE 6281], Peter [SSNE 6683] and Jakob. Johan lived from 1682 to 1738. He entered the Swedish army as an overseer in the arsenal and became a captain. He died in 1738.

T. Fischer, The Scots in Sweden, (Edinburgh, 1907), p.212; Svensk Biografisk Lexicon, vol.15, pp.507-511.

Service record

SWEDEN, ARMY
Arrived 1680-01-01, as NCO
Departed 1678-12-31, as CAPTAIN
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY