Note of Tonis Nyssen to Cornelis Dircksen Hoochlant

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I, the undersigned, Tonis Nysz, acknowledge that I am well and truly indebted to Cornelis Dircksz Hoochlant in the sum of four hundred Carolus guilders, arising from the purchase of cows which I have received to my satisfaction, promising to pay one-half next May and the other half in May 1645, free of costs and charges. In witness whereof this is signed by Tonis Nysz. Done the 21st of December anno 1643, in Fort Amsterdam, New Netherland.

Tonis Nysz


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.