[Document, 1777 n.d. - 1779 n.d.]

 

Title
[Document, 1777 n.d. - 1779 n.d.]
Library Location
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Name
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Author)
New York (State). Supreme Court (Addressee)
Format
correspondence
Digital Project
Papers of John Jay
Date
1777 n.d. - 1779 n.d.
Language
English
Physical Description
4 pages
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary
Autograph Draft in Jay's hand. "New York Supreme Court." Recital of "Plaintiffs Title" to a tract of land along the Hudson north of the Fish Kill. Held under a 1685 grant from Governor Dongan to Francis Rumbout, Stephanus Van Cortlandt, and Jacobus Kip. Later partitions of the land involve the children of Gulian Verplank and Andrew Teller, and others.
Identifier
columbia.jay.13418