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Creator:
New York (Colony). Governor.
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
A1884
 
 
Dates:
1753-1770
 
 
Abstract:  
The governor issued these warrants directing the attorney general to prepare letters patent. These patents transferred title to land from the colonial government to private owners whose application to purchase land had been approved following a survey. Each warrant contains: governor's name; attorney .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

2
Creator:
New York (State). Secretary of State.
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
A0453
 
 
Dates:
1659-1890
 
 
Abstract:  
This series contains deeds recorded in the office of the Secretary of the Colony (from 1664 to 1783) and the Secretary of State (from 1783 to 1890). Prior to 1700, the deed books were used to record various contracts in addition to conveyances of real property. Beginning in the eighteenth century, the .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

3
Creator:
New York (State). Department of State. Bureau of Miscellaneous Records.
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
12943
 
 
Dates:
1664-2018
 
 
Abstract:  
Letters patent (commonly called a "patent") convey a grant of real property from a government to a person or persons. This series contains patents granted since 1664 by either the governor of the province of New York in the name of the king of England or the state of New York. Patents are arranged in .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

4
Creator:
New York (Colony). Secretary.
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B2390
 
 
Dates:
1765
 
 
Abstract:  
Original letters patent documenting the grant of 8000 acres of land in Albany County to Philip Embury and others..........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

5
Creator:
New Netherland. Council.
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
A1882
 
 
Dates:
1652-1653
 
 
Abstract:  
This series contains deeds, in Dutch, recorded by the provincial secretary from September 5, 1652 until October 15, 1653. The provincial secretary was responsible for recording all land transactions in New Netherland. Most of the deeds document the conveyance of real property between private individuals .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

6
Creator:
New York (Colony). Secretary.
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B1371
 
 
Dates:
1664
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of the charter from Charles II, King of England, granting land to his brother James, Duke of York. The charter gave James the authority to send an armed force to compel the Dutch surrender of the New Netherland province to the English. It grants territory that now comprises most .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

7
Creator:
New Netherland. Council.
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
A1880
 
 
Dates:
1630-1664
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists predominantly of land patents, in Dutch, through which the director-general and council of New Netherland allowed private individuals to take possession of land in freehold, as opposed to the previous policy of only granting permission to hold land for cultivation. Also included .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives