GILMORE, THOMAS [SSNE 7382]

Surname
GILMORE
First name
THOMAS

Text source

Thomas Gilmore was a merchant resident in Gothenburg in 1639. In July of that year he bought 400 ship's pounds of iron to sell for 9 rixdaler the pound. The council declined to buy it, and Gilmore was advised he could only sell it to other burgesses in the burgh "at no cheaper rate".

National Archives of Scotland, Burntisland Burgh Records: Council Minutes, 1637-1640. B9/12/7. f.66v, July 1639.

Service record

SWEDEN, GOTHENBURG
Capacity IRON MERCHANT, purpose TRADE, MERCHANT, COMMERCE