Document: Patent of Jan Montfoort for land on Long Island

Holding Institution
Document ID
NYSA_A1880-78_VGG_0040
Description

Patent. Jan Montfoort; land on Long Island next to Rinnegakonc and adjoining the last above mentioned tract (Brooklyn).

Document Date
1641-05-29
Document Date (Date Type)
1641-05-29
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Translation
Translation

We, Willem Kieft, etc... herewith testify and declare, that today, date underwritten, we have granted to Jan Montfoort a certain parcel of land located upon the Long Island next to Renegakonck, bounded east and west by Pieter Montfoort and reaching in width 350 paces into the woods; with express condition and stipulations etc...

Done 29 May 1641 at Fort Amsterdam in New Netherland.

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
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To Party 1
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Jan Montfoort
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Rinnegakonc
Renegakonck