Document: Patent of Jochim Calder for land on Manhattan Island

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Patent. Jochim Calder; lot on Manhattan Island.

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We, Willem Kieft, etc... have given and granted to Jochim Calder a lot for a house and garden located between Pieter Schoorsteen and the lot of Michiel; its breadth in front is 3 rods; in the rear or on the north side 3 rods; on the east side next to Pieter Schoorsteenvegers 6 rods, 2 feet and 7 inches; on the west side 6 rods, 7 inches; amounting to 19 rods, 3 inches and 5 grains, with the express conditions etc.

Done at Fort Amsterdam, 30 September 1645.


From the collections of the New York State Archives, Albany, New York.  

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Published bound volume is also available: Translation: Gehring, C. trans./ed., New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch, Vols. GG, HH & II, Land Papers, 1630-1664 (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.: 1980).

Copyright to the published bound volume is held by the Holland Society of New York.
A complete copy of this publication is available on the
New Netherland Institute website.

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