SANDERFELDT, JACOB [SSNE 7314]
- First name
- SWEDISH & ENGLISH
Text sourceJacob Sanderfeldt was the son of Johan and Elizabeth Sanderfeldt. He was born in Stockholm and naturalised as an Englishman after petitioning the House of Lords on 4 December 1702. He had seen French service with Baron Sparre's Regiment, but came to England with Nicholas Wayfort (as Protestants) to serve Queen Ann. They did so at sea under the Duke of Ormonde and distinguished themselves. They were granted English status on 27 February 1703.
W. A. Shaw, ed., Letters of Denization and Acts of Naturalization for Aliens in England and Ireland, 1701-1800 (Huguenot Society, Manchester, 1923), pp.11-12.
- ENGLAND, DUKE OF ORMONDE
- Arrived 1701-01-01, as CAPTAIN
- Departed 1703-12-31, as CAPTAIN
- Capacity ARMY OFFICER, purpose MILITARY