BROWN, WILLIAM [SSNE 946]

Surname
BROWN, BROWNE
First name
WILLIAM

Text source

William Brown is listed as a Scottish burgess, from Dundee, in Danzig in 1668. A Sir William Browne, Bart [and prominent merchant of Danzig] is listed as the British Resident in Danzig from 1700 and these are possibly the same individual

T. Fischer, The Scots in Eastern and Western Prussia (Edinburgh, 1903), p.196; L. Bittner and L. Gross, Reportorium der diplomatischen vertreter aller lander, vol. 1, 1648-1715 (Oldenburg and Berlin, 1936), p.195.

Service record

POLAND, DANZIG
Departed 1668-12-31
Capacity BURGESS, purpose CIVIC
STUART KINGDOMS, DANZIG [POLAND]
Departed 1700-12-31
Capacity RESIDENT, purpose DIPLOMACY