Document, 1687 October 20

Document, 1687 October 20

 

 

Name:
Limerick, Thomas Dongan, Earl of, 1634-1715; Dowsen, Harman; Dowsen, Theunis
Title:
Document, 1687 October 20
Abstract:
Confirms Harman Dowsen and Theunis Dowsen owners of a tract of land of about 250 acres purchased from the Indians in Orange County. Harman Dowsen and Theunis Dowsen shall hold this land in free and common socage according to the tenure of the manor of East Greenwich in the County of Kent, paying yearly to his Majesty James II, his heirs and successors three bushels of good sweet marketable wheat at New York on 25 March. From the New York Secretary's Office, Lib. Patents VI, 303f. Certified by Goldsbrow Banyar. Entered before the Commission to settle the boundary between New York and New Jersey, 12 August 1769.
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Date:
1687 October 20
Physical Description:
3
Note (Non date):
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location:
New-York Historical Society
(Non-Columbia Location)
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay