PROUDE, WILLIAM [SSNE 8167]
- PROUDE, PROUD
- First name
- Social status
William Proude was an English officer in the first regiment of the Anglo-Dutch Brigade. During his tenure in the Republic he held the following ranks:
Sergeant-major: 1614-24 January 1632
Lieutenant-colonel: 24 January 1632-23 July 1632
Proude was killed on 23 July 1632 at the siege of Maastricht, when he was replaced by Thomas Culpepper [SSNE 8166].
Nationaal Archief, Den Haag, Staten-Generaal, nummer toegang 1.01.02, inventarisnummer 8048; Staten van Oorlog, 1621.
Nationaal Archief, Den Haag, Raad van State, nummer toegang 1.01.19, inventarisnummer 2061; Staten van Oorlog, 1622.
Ten Raa, F.J.G, and de Bas, F., Het Staatsche Leger, 1568-1795, IV (Breda, 1918), p. 241.
This entry created by Mr Jack Abernethy.
- THE DUTCH REPUBLIC, ANGLO-DUTCH BRIGADE, FIRST REGIMENT
- Arrived 1614-01-01, as SERGEANT-MAJOR
- Departed 1632-06-23, as DECEASED
- Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY