GUTHRIE married LICHTON JOHNSTONE, CATHERINE [SSNE 6264]

Surname
GUTHRIE married LICHTON JOHNSTONE
First name
CATHERINE, CATHARINA, KATARINA

Text source

Catherine, or Katarina, Guthrie was the daughter of Robert Guthrie [SSNE 4679] and Catharina Bertilsonsdotter (or Katarina Lydiksdotter), widow of Torsten Svensson Stålhandske. She was born in Borgå, Finland, and later became the owner of Tervik near Borgå. She first married, in 1628, the Scottish officer John Robertson Lichton [SSNE 4360] who died in 1636. She subsequently married, sometime after 1642, lieutenant colonel Edward Johnstone [SSNE 2734], who died in October 1649. She herself died around 1650. Her half-brother, Torsten, became famous as General Stålhandske. Her son, Robert Lichton [SSNE 2939], later became ennobled in Sweden.

 

Sources:

Correspondence can be found in: Riksarkivets ämnessamlingar. Personhistoria 

https://sok.riksarkivet.se/bildvisning/A0069825_00126#?c=&m=&s=&cv=125&xywh=3931%2C3131%2C1881%2C1085

https://sok.riksarkivet.se/bildvisning/A0069825_00129#?c=&m=&s=&cv=128&xywh=1540%2C1758%2C4686%2C2703

See also: Uppsala Univ. lib, Stiernman MSS. 

Svenska Adelns Ättartavlor, vol. 4, p.629; H. Marryat, One Year in Sweden, including a visit to the isle of Gotland (London, 1862), p.463; O. Donner, A brief sketch of the Scottish families in Finland and Sweden (Helsingfors, 1884), pp.28 and 32;J. Ramsay, Frälsesläkter i Finland intill stora ofreden, (Helsingfors, 1909), p.209; Steve Murdoch, Network North: Scottish Kin, Commercial and Covert Associations in Northern Europe, 1603-1746 (Brill, Leiden, 2006), p.19. 

 

Female. Widow.

Service record

SWEDEN, BORGA, FINLAND
Departed 1650-12-31
Purpose MISC