Lot: L5 (Grant Lots)

Lot Group
Grant Lots
Date Start
Date End
To Party 1 (text)
Brian Newton
From Party (Text)
Grant Description
Gr-br. to Brian Newton. Not found of record. Re- Apl. 27 cited in Lib. A, Deeds, N. Y. Co.:
Document Source(s)
Lib. A, Deeds, N. Y. Co.: 3.
Full Grant Entry (The Iconography of Manhattan Island, Vol. 4, Ch. 4: The Dutch Grants):

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Gr-br. to Brian Newton. Not found of record. Re- Apl. 27
cited in Lib. A, Deeds, N. Y. Co.: 3.

Deed. Brian Nuton (Newton) to Jacob Hendricksen June 23
Varrevanger. Not found of record. Recited in deed set
forth below.

Deed. Jacob Hendricksen Varrevanger to Jacob Oct. 12
Steendam. (Lib. A, Deeds, N. Y. Co.: 3.) Recites deed
dated June 23, 1654, B. Nuton "in his favor" (i. e.: in
favor of Varrevanger) through his gr-br. of Apl. 27, 1651.
Desc: A lot in Sheep Pasture; to W. the lot of J. La
Montague; to E. of Albert the Trumpeter, is br. on S.
side, 6 r., less i ft.; N. side 3 r., 9 ft., 9 ins.; long both E.
and W. sides, 20 r.

Deed. Jacob Steendam to Isaack Kip. (Lib. A, Aug. 5*
Deeds, N. Y. Co.: 61.) Recites in virtue of deed of J.
Varrevanger to Jacob Steendam. Desc: Lot in Sheep
Pasture, bounded W. by ho. and lot of Albert the Trum-
peter, in rear 9 r. and 6}4 ft.; N. by Mr. J. Strycker; E.
by the lot occupied by Jacob Steendam; S. by the street,
in front, 52 ft.; beginning at cor. of Albert the Trum-
peter's unto the garden of Mr. Strycker, along the E.
side, 9 r., 5^ ft.

* Probably delivered May 27, 1656.


Conf. Governor Nicolls to Isaac Kip. (Pats. Alb., Sep. 16
II: loi.) Desc: s. a. in deed above set forth.

Deed. Jacob Steendam to Jan Cornelissen Van Hoorn. Sep. 23
(Lib. A, Deeds, N. Y. Co.: 72.) Desc: Lot in Sheep
Pasture bet. lot conveyed on May 27 last to J. Kip and
lot of La Montague, abutting in rear or on N. side lot
of J. Strycker; br. in front on S. side, 24 ft.; rear, 20 ft.;
long from front on street to lot of Mr. Strycker, being
remainder conveyed to Steendam by deed Oct. 12, 1654
by J. H. Varrenvanger.


Deed. Jacob Steendam to Jacob Strycker and Cornelis May 27
Van Ruyven. (Lib. A, Deeds, N. Y. Co.: 46.) Recites
Varrevanger to Steendam, Oct. 12, 1654. Desc: Part of
lot in Sheep Pasture, abutting W. of the lot of Mr. La
Montagne; E. of the lots of Strycker and Van Ruyven,
being on E. and W. sides, 10 r. or br. of 2 lots. Street
to be cut off from E. side of said lot.

Agreement. Jacob Strycker with Cornelis Van July 19
Ruyven. Not found of record, but recited in Lib. B,
Deeds, N. Y. Co.: 159. This agreement which con-
cerned the Van Ruyven grant and the land which Steen-
dam sold to Strycker and Van Ruyven on May 27, 1660
(Lib. A, Deeds, N. Y. Co.: 46) was effective in apportion-
ing the northerly part of the tract to Van Ruyven and the
southerly part to Strycker.


Jacob Strycker to Jacob Luybeck. (Lib. A, Deeds, Dec. 3
N. Y. Co.: 138.) Desc: Lot E. of Prince Graght
bounded N. by ho. and lot of C. Van Ruyven, 70 ft.;
S. by lot of Jacob Strycker (through the well), 70 ft.;



c. 3 W. by the Graght, 25 ft.; E. by Jacob Strycker, 25 ft.
Recites Surveyed by J. Cortelyou, Nov. 8, 1658; gr-br.
Apl. 25, 1654.*

* Strycker retained the remainder of his plot until 1670. (Lib. B,
Deeds, N. Y. Co.: 159, 176.)


g. 31 Deed. Cornells Van Ruyven to Herman Van Hoo-
boocke. (Lib. A, Deeds, N. Y. Co.: 238.) Desc: Ho.
and lot E. of Prince Graght, bounded N. by ho. and lot
of T. Wandel, 116 ft.; E. by lot of J. de la Montagne,
33 ft.; S. by ho. and lot of Cornells Van Ruyven, I24>2
ft.; W. by Graght 32 ft. Recites measured by J. Cortel-
you, surveyor; recites gr-br. Apl. 16, 1654 and deed
May 27, 1656.


I. 19 Deed. Hermen Van Hooboocken to Denys Isaacksen
Van Hartesvelt. (Lib. B, Deeds, N. Y. Co.: 32.) Desc:
s. a. preceding deed, which this instrument recites.

t. 29 Deed. Denys Isaacksen to Bay Croesfelt. (Lib. B,
Deeds, N. Y. Co.: 53.) Desc: s. a. preceding deed. Re-
cites deed of Apl. 19, 1664.


c. 31 Conf. Governor NicoUs to Bay Croesoelt. (Pats.
Alb., H: 148.) Recites transport by Denis Isaacks
to Croesoelt. Desc: Ho. and lot E. side Prince's Graft,
having to N. Thomas Wandell and to E. Isaack De
Forrest; to S. Cornelys van Ruyven and to W. the street
before named. Cont'g in br. before towards the street
on W. side, 32 ft.; behind, on the E. side, 33 ft.; in
length on S. side, 124 ft., 6 ins.; and on N. side, 116 ft.