[Document, 1769 September 07]

 

Title
[Document, 1769 September 07]
Abstract
The deponent said that he first heard of Clinton's Line after he settled near Peter Deckers, and that the inhabitants westward of the drowned lands and south of the said line now pay taxes and do duty to New Jersey. When the deponent first settled near Deckers, he had no lease from anyone. The nineteen persons whose names are prefixed with P on Exhibit 51, to the best of the deponent's knowledge, h ave no other title to their lands than possession. Signed, Samuel Seely. In Jay's hand.
Subjects
United States--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Date
September 07, 1769
Physical Description
3 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/kz0d-dm23