MAXWELL, HANS [SSNE 2794]

Surname
MAXWELL, MAXWALL
First name
HANS, JOHN

Text source

John Maxwell was a master of horse in Swedish service in 1563. This may have been the same man as the Scot called Maxwell who couriered a letter from King Erik XIV to Scots at Kalmar on 21 September 1568 and received 400 "peningar" for the service

Swedish Riksarkiv, Ämnessamlingar strödda historiska handlingar, vol.6; Krigsarkivet; Uppsala University Library, Palmskioldiska Samlingen, no.11, vol.2.

Service record

SWEDEN,
Departed 1563-12-31, as MASTER OF HORSE
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY