Document, 1674 June 29

Name
Charles II, King of England, 1630-1685 (Author)
James II, King of England, 1633-1701 (Addressee)
Title
Document, 1674 June 29
Abstract
[Confirmation of] grant of land from St. Croix adjacent to Nova Scotia to the head of the Delaware Bay. Assigns absolute power to punish, pardon, govern and rule all subjects who inhabit the said land according to laws agreeing as nearly as possible with the laws, statutes, and government of England. Certified a true copy from the Public Records of th e Province of East New Jersey by Bowes Reed and John Thomson. Entered before the Commission to Settle the Boundary between New York and New Jersey 20 July - 1 August 1769.
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Date
1674 June 29
Physical Description
7
Note
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location
New-York Historical Society
(Non-Columbia Location)
Also In
The papers of John Jay