ROSS, WILLIAM [SSNE 5448]

Surname
ROSS
First name
WILLIAM

Text source

William Ross was the royal Postmaster who on 20 October 1703 resigned his privileges to Alexander Ross [SSNE 5446]. He may have been the same as William Ross who was one of the 8 Scottish merchants appointed by King August II to serve the Polish court on 4 October 1697

A.F. Steuart, Papers relating to the Scots in Poland 1576-1793, (Edinburgh, 1915), pp.29-31, pp.25-26; Warsaw Chief Archives, Liber Matr. Reg. vol.219, f.648 and f. 139.

Service record

POLAND,
Departed 1703-12-31
Capacity POSTMASTER, purpose CIVIC