Document: Patent of Martin Criegier for a house and land on Manhattan Island

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Document ID
NYSA_A1880-78_VGG_0060
Description

Patent. Martin Criegier; house and lot on the island of Manhattan, north of the fort, containing 86 rods, 3 ft., 6 in.

Document Date
1643-05-18
Document Date (Date Type)
1643-05-18
Document Type
Dutch Grant Lot(s)

Translation
Translation

We, Willem Kieft, etc... have conceded and granted to Marten Crugier a lot for a house and garden north of the fort on the island of Manhattan, extending from the house approximately westward 9 rods, 2 feet, one inch; towards the fort approximately southward 6 rods, 9 feet, 2 inches, 9 grains; again approximately eastward with a large point 14 rods, 6 feet, one inch; further to the place of departure 4 rods, 5 feet; containing in an uneven square 86 rods, 3 feet, 6 inches, 7 grains, with the express condition and stipulation etc...

Done in Fort Amsterdam in New Netherland the 18 May 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.

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Property Type
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Martin Criegier
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