[Document, 1673 September 13]


[Document, 1673 September 13]
Library Location
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay
September 13, 1673
Physical Description
13 pages
United States--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Includes a letter from Governor Willem Kieft to the Swedish Commander of the South River ([n.d.] 1683); a resolution of the Dutch Council of New Netherlands to drive the English from the Schuykill (15 May 1642); an order to Jan Jansen Ilpendam, Commissioner of the West India Company (22 May 1642); a grant of land on the west side of South River by Governor Kieft to Abraham Plank et al. (n.d.1646); Peter Stuyvesant's grant to Jacob Alrichs (12 April 1657); Stuyvesant's commission appointing Willem Beekman Vice Director of the South River (28 October 1658); appointment of three benches of judicature on the South River by the Gentlemen Commanders and the War Council (12 September 1673); Commission appointing Anthony Clove as Governor, from the War Council (19 September 1673);Anthony Clove's Commission to Pieter Alrighs as Commander and Sheriff of South River (19 September 1673). From the Secretary's Office, New York, Books of Records L. Z, F, E, GG, A. Certified as true copies and true and literal translations by Rudolphus Ritzema. Entered before the Commission for settling the boundary between New York and New Jersey [ca July - October 1769]. Copies (in Dutch) and translations.