WHITE, MARKUS [SSNE 4190]

Surname
WHITE
First name
MARKUS

Text source

Marcus White wasan Englishman in Danish service in 1630-1642. He deserted to the Swedes with two Danish frigates in 1642. The Danes captured him the same year and hung him.

Sources:  the letters of Christian IV (Fredericia/Bricka, Kong Christian den Fjerdes Brev), pp. 253 and 365; Biografiska Anteckningar om Officerare vid Orlogsflottan 1600-1699, p.412:

Service record

DENMARK-NORWAY, NAVY
Departed 1642-12-31, as CAPTAIN
Capacity OFFICER, purpose NAVAL
SWEDEN, NAVY
Departed 1642-12-31, as CAPTAIN
Capacity OFFICER, purpose NAVAL