Bengt Oxenstierna (governor)

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Bengt Oxenstierna

Bengt Oxenstierna (1591–1643) was a Swedish diplomat and noble, the Swedish Privy Councillor, and Governor-General of Ingria and Livonia who traveled to Persia, Palestine and Egypt. He was born in 1591 to Bengt Gabrielsson Oxenstierna The Elder and Brita Posse and married in 1633 to Margareta Brahe.

References[edit]

  • Svensk uppslagsbok, Malmö 1932
  • Åstrand, Göran; Aunver, Kristjan (1999). Här vilar berömda svenskar: uppslagsbok och guide. Bromma: Ordalaget. p. 100. Libris 7777883. ISBN 91-89086-02-3