MACKENZIE, ELIAS JENSEN [SSNE 2566]

Surname
MACKENZIE
First name
ELIAS JENSEN
Title/rank
ENSIGN
Nationality
SCOTO-NORWEGIAN?
Region
Social status
OFFICER
Education
Religion

Text source

Elias Jensenn Mackensee was a corporal in Nordenfjeldske national dragoon corps in 1702. He was promoted sergeant in 1708. He left service iin 1725, having become a 1st lieutenant in 1719. Mackenzie is probably the son of Jens Jacobsen and grandson of James Mackenzie. James was certainly the son of Jost. It is unclear if Jost and/or James were born in Scotland or Norway.

O. Ovenstad, Militaerbiografier Den Norske Haers Officerer, vol. II (Oslo, 1949), p.148.

Service record

DENMARK-NORWAY, NORWEGIAN ARMY
Arrived 1702-01-01, as NCO
Departed 1725-03-12, as CAPTAIN
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY