[Document, 1664 October 01]

 

Title
[Document, 1664 October 01]
Abstract
The Articles of agreement between Sir Robert Carr on behalf of Charles II and the Burgomasters on behalf of themselves and all the Dutch and Swedes living on the Delaware Bay and River contains an oath of allegiance to Charles II, which provides that "whoever of what Nation so ever doth submit to his Maties. Authority shall be protected in their Estates real and Personal whatsoever by his Maties. L aws and Justice" and that whoever takes the oath is from that time a free Denizen. From the New York Secretary's Office, Book of Entries, I, 60 f. Certified by Goldsbrow Banyar. Entered before the Commission to settle the boundary between New York and New Jersey 31 July 1769.
Subjects
United States--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Date
October 01, 1664
Physical Description
2 pages
Language
English
Library Location
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Also In
The papers of John Jay
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/t12g-xv28