BARKER, THOMAS [SSNE 7214]

Surname
BARKER, BARCKER
First name
THOMAS
Title/rank
Nationality
SCOT?
Region
Social status
SKIPPER
Education
Religion

Text source

Thomas Barcker was a British (possibly Scottish?) skipper who undertook limited trade with Gothenburg. He appeared on the Gothenburg shipping lists in 1668 when he freighted some cargo to Weymouth. He was probably related to Francis Barcker [SSNE 4680] and George [SSNE 7215].

C. Dalhede, Handelsfamiljer på Stormaktstidens Europamarknad (3 vols., Partille, 2001), III, cd rom.

Service record

SWEDEN, GOTHENBURG
Arrived 1668-01-01
Departed 1668-12-31
Capacity SKIPPER, MERCHANT, purpose TRADE, MERCANTILE