British and Irish Emigrants and Exiles in Europe, 1603-1688 by David Worthington

By David Worthington

This e-book includes the 1st full-length comparability of Scottish, Irish, English and Welsh migration inside of Europe within the early glossy interval. Divided into 4 sections - 'Immigrants and Civilian Life', 'Diplomats and Travellers', 'Protestants and consumers' and 'Catholics at domestic and out of the country' - it bargains a brand new standpoint on a number of subject matters. members elucidate networks of investors, infantrymen, in addition to students and spiritual figures. fabric relating to styles of place of abode (sometimes of the character of an enclave, occasionally not), locations of worship, collection of marital companions, and circumstances of go back migration, is gifted, the consequences demonstrating sincerely the fruitfulness of pursuing a comparative method of seventeenth-century British and Irish background.

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See Mary Ann Lyons, FrancoIrish Relations, 1500–1610: Politics, Migration and Trade (Woodbridge: 2003) 177–80; Éamon Ó Ciosáin, “Voloumous Deamboulare—the Wandering Irish in French literature 1600–1789”, in A. , Exiles and Migrants, Crossing Thresholds in European Culture and Society, (Sussex: 1997) 32–42. 89 Morales, “Irish Émigré Group Strategies”, 242, 270. , Irish in Europe, 267–93. 91 Catterall, Community, 133–4. , Scottish Communities Abroad, 209. introduction 25 new, original detail as regards merchantwomen such as Sophia Forbes and Emerentia Lyall here.

Frost, The Northern Wars, 1558–1721 (Harlow: 2000), 45–46; Grosjean, An Unofficial Alliance, 21. 26 Keith managed to escape to Poland in the retinue of Sigismund. Despite the blow of losing such prominent members of the Scottish community, Blasius Dundee remained with a number of other Scottish merchants. Mostly they have left scant information, but there are repositories from where a picture of the community can be developed, mostly in the records of the various Stockholm churches and courts. Church and Court: Records of the Stockholm Scots Officially, Sweden did not tolerate the presence of Roman Catholics in the kingdom once the Swedish Civil War had ended in 1598.

The Scottish merchant Richard Wood employed a young man called Karl Hanni (Charles Hannay). 46 The records of the various Swedish courts reveal a variety of activities from registering property sales to acts of violence or fraud. For example, John Macpherson went before the town magistrates in May 42 SSA, Maria församling, register over döda, vol. 1656–1680, 440. See also SSA, Klara församling, register over döda, 1680–1710, 170. 43 S. Curman and J. , Riddarholmskyrkan: Sveriges Kyrkor Stockholms Kyrkor, Band II (Stockholm: 1937), 694.

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