FEIF, PETER [SSNE 6683]

Surname
FEIF, PFEIF, FIFE
First name
PETER

Text source

Peter Feif was the son of Peter sr. [SSNE 4780] and his wife Maria Hoff. He had three brothers: Casten [SSNE 6281], Johan [6684] and Jakob. Peter jr. lived from 1671 to 1736. He first entered the Swedish navy, but ended his career as an admiral. He was ennobled in 1705 along with Casten

T. Fischer, The Scots in Sweden, (Edinburgh, 1907), p. 212; Svensk Biografisk Lexicon, vol.15, pp.507-511.

Service record

SWEDEN, NAVY
Departed 1736-12-31, as ADMIRAL
Capacity OFFICER, purpose NAVAL