BELL, ANDREW [SSNE 922]

Surname
BELL
First name
ANDREW
Title/rank
BURGESS
Nationality
SCOT
Region
BALMYLE, COUPAR ANGUS
Social status
BURGESS

Text source

Alexander Bell lived as a Scottish burgess in Danzig in 1642. Andrew was the son of John Bell of Balmyle (by Coupar Angus) and Catherine Blair. His birthbrieve of 20 May 1637 was avowed by Captian Alexander Blair (age 65) and James Halyburton ( age 53). 1637. .

T. Fischer, The Scots in Eastern and Western Prussia (Edinburgh, 1903), p.195. Information on the birthbrieve held in the Gdansk archives was supplied by Jack Blair and Anders von Bell.

Service record

POLAND, DANZIG
Arrived 1642-01-01
Departed 1642-12-31
Capacity BURGESS, purpose CIVIC