LESLE, DAVID [SSNE 3080]

Surname
LESLE, LESLER
First name
DAVID

Text source

David Lesle was enrolled at Lund University in 1701 along with his brother Samuel [SSNE 3082]. Fischer footnotes that the name is sometimes written Lesler, but never Leslie. He also adds that Scottish origins are probable but not established

P. Wilner, Lunds Universitets Matrikel 1667-1732, 1984, T. Fischer, The Scots in Sweden (Edinburgh, 1907), Supplement, pp.215-267.

Service record

SWEDEN, LUND
Departed 1630-12-31, as ENSIGN
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY