Document: Patent of Lambert Huybertsen Mol for 25 morgens of land on the East river

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Patent. Lambert Huybertsen Mol; 25 morgens of land on the east river, at Long Island, near the kil of Rinnegaconck, and formerly in the occupation of Cornelis Jacobsen Still (Brooklyn, on the S. line of Williamsburgh).

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We, Willem Kieft, etc... declare herewith, that today, date underwritten, we have granted to Lambert Huybertsen Mol a certain parcel of land, located upon the Long Island on the East River of New Netherland near the kil of Rinnegaconck, formerly occupied by Cornelis Jacobsz Stillen, containing 25 morgens, bounded on the north by Hans Hansen, the line between the two parcels in the whole width being marked by the mark of the WIC on a tree; on the north it reaches to the East River; with the express conditions etc...

Done 7 September 1641 at Fort Amsterdam.


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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Alternative spelling for this ancestor:
Cornelis Jacobsen Still - Not clear where you got this?

Specific location:
Brooklyn, on the S. line of Williamsburgh.