Inventory of the estate of Hans Nelissen

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Specification and inventory of the property belonging to Hans Nelisz, deceased on the 18th of December anno 1643, and thus found at his house:

The small house and garden, fenced 1 chest
1 half-worn cloth coat
1 pair of duffel stockings Some old rags, of no value1 canvas bedtick stuffed with straw
1 barrel of porkSome old papers
1 inkstand and a little powder and ball

This was found at the house of Hans Nelisz in the presence of Jeuriaen Otsen.

Jurryan Otsen


Translation: Scott, K., & Stryker-Rodda, K. (Ed.). New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch, Vol. 2, Register of the Provincial Secretary, 1642-1647 (A. Van Laer, Trans.). Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.: 1974.A complete copy of this publication is available on theĀ New Netherland Institute website.