Document, 1687 October 20

Title:
Document, 1687 October 20
Library Location:
New-York Historical Society
(Non-Columbia Location)
Name:
Limerick, Thomas Dongan, Earl of, 1634-1715; Dowsen, Harman; Dowsen, Theunis
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1687 October 20
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Physical Description:
3
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary:
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.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.12217

Document, 1687 October 20