Document, 1737 September 28

Title
Document, 1737 September 28
Library Location
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Format
correspondence
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay
Date
1737 September 28
Physical Description
2
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary
Minutes of board meeting, at which Peter Jay, Augustus Jay and Robert Livingston were present. Ordered that the church warden pay one fifth of three hundred pounds to Andrew Nickels and his wife Rachel, as the bequest to Rachel Petel Nickels's children from her brother Elias Nean. Also, as the lieutenant governor of New York, George Clarke, recommends Scheik Schidit in Beirut (near Mount Lebanon in Syria), the church warden will collect money for him from any English inhabitants who wish to contribute. Finally, rearrangement of pew occupants in the church.
Identifier
columbia.jay.07424