Document, 1664 June 24

Title
Document, 1664 June 24
Library Location
New-York Historical Society
Name
Berkeley, John, Lord (Author)
Carteret, George, Sir, 1610-1680 (Author)
James II, King of England, 1633-1701 (Author)
Format
correspondence
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay
Date
1664 June 24
Physical Description
6
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary
From the land granted to him by Charles II, James, Duke of York, in exchange for a sum of money, grants and confirms to John Lord Berkeley and Sir George Carteret all that tract of land called New Caesarea or New Jersey, bounded on the east by the sea and the Hudson River, on the west by the Delaware Bay or River, on the south as far as Cape May by the ocean, and on the north as far as the northeast branch of the Delaware Bay or River which is in the latitude of 41 degrees 40' and crosses in a straight line to the Hudson River. Certified by Bowes Reed and John Thomson. From the Public Records of the Province of New Jersey, III, 2. Entered before the New York - New Jersey Boundary Commission 31 July 1769.
Identifier
columbia.jay.09957