Deed of Jacob Thyssen to Jacob Steendam of a house and lot in New Amsterdam

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Appeared...before us, ... Jacob Tyssen van der Heyde; and declared to have conveyed to Jacob Steendam a house and a lot located on Broadway between Matys Cappito and Geurt Coerten; in length and breadth as by the conveyance given to him, the grantor, by Anna Thomassen; by virtue thereof etc.

Done at New Amsterdam, 15 October 1653. Jacob Tysen van der Heyde, La Montagne, Brian Newton.


Translation: Gehring, C. trans./ed., New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch, Vols. GG, HH & II, Land Papers, 1630-1664 (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.: 1980).A complete copy of this publication is available on theĀ New Netherland Institute website.