WOLF, HENRY [SSNE 7213]

Surname
WOLF, WULFF
First name
HENRY, HANS?
Title/rank
Nationality
BRITISH
Region
Social status
BURGESS
Education
Religion

Text source

Henry Wolf became a burgess of Gothenburg in 1666. His occupation was noted as skipper. Dalhede notes a Hans Wulff, skipper of ships in 1696 going between Gothenburg and Amsterdam, Scotland, Malmö, London, Lubeck, Hamburg, Varberg, Ystad, Le Havre. This may have been a son of Henry.

E. Långström, Göteborgs Stads Borgarelängd 1621-1864, (Göteborg, 1926), p.35; C. Dalhede, Handelsfamiljer på Stormaktstidens Europamarknad (3 vols., Partille, 2001)cd rom.

Service record

SWEDEN, GOTHENBURG
Arrived 1666-01-01
Capacity BURGESS, SKIPPER, purpose CIVIC, MERCANTILE