Decree confirming an attachment issued against the property of François Frans

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Whereas Dr. Francois Frans was previously ordered by the director-general and high council on 30 April to submit an inventory of the goods which were brought into New Netherland by him, Dr. Frans, and whereas he has yet to do so, the attachment made on his goods by the fiscal, is declared in force by the director-general and high council. 13 May 1654, New Amsterdam, New Netherland; present: the full board of the high council.


Translation: Gehring, C., trans./ed., New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch, Vol. 5, Council Minutes, 1652-1654 (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.: 1983).A complete copy of this publication is available on the New Netherland Institute website.