Document: Patent of Burger Jorissen for a lot of land on Manhattan Island

Holding Institution
Document ID
NYSA_A1880-78_VGG_0058
Description

Patent. Burger Jorissen; lot on the shore of the East river, Manhattan Island, east of the fort, containing 110 rods.

Document Date
1643-04-28
Document Date (Date Type)
1643-04-28
Document Type
Dutch Grant Lot(s)

Translation
Translation

We, Willem Kieft, etc... have conceded and granted to Burger Jorissen a lot located on the island of Manhattan on the bank of the East River east of the fort, extending east 11 rods and north 10 rods, being an uneven square; containing 110 rods of land, with the express condition and stipulation etc...

Done in Fort Amsterdam 28 April 1643.

Translation Superscripts
None
References

Translation: Gehring, C. trans./ed., New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch, Vols. GG, HH & II, Land Papers, 1630-1664 (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.: 1980).A complete copy of this publication is available on the New Netherland Institute website.

Location
Modern Location
Property Type
Property Type
To Party 1
To Party 1 Text Unlinked
Burger Jorissen
To Party 1 Entity
To Party 1 Entity Role
From Party 1
From Party 1 Entity Role
Document Location