Appointment of Lodewyck Cobbes to be notary public at Willemstadt

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On the petition of Lodewyck Cobes and the recommendation of the Worshipful Court of Willem Stadt, requesting that he may be there admitted notary and attorney ad lites, the Governor-General of New Netherland orders:

The Petitioner's request is granted and allowed, and a commission accordingly shall be issued him.

Sir  Hartford October 21th 1673. 


Translation: O'Callaghan, E.B., trans./ed., Documents Relative to the Colonial History of the State of New-York, vol. 2 (Albany: Weed, Parsons: 1858), pp. 569-730 (vol. 23, pp. 1-270 only).A complete copy of this publication is available on the New Netherland Institute website.