Receipt of Jan Heyn and Evert Cornelissen for money paid by Gysbert Opdyck on account of Mr. Wytingh

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We, the undersigned, Jan Heyn and Evert Cornelisz,[1] hereby acknowledge that we have received from Mr. Gysbert Opdyc the sum of fifty-seven guilders, twelve stivers, on account of Mr. Wytingh, discharging therefore the aforesaid Gysbert Opdyc from all further claims. In witness whereof this is signed by us the 18th of December anno 1646, in New Amsterdam, New Netherland.

Jan Heyn
Evert Cornelisz
Cornelis van Tienhoven
The name of Evert Cornelisz is substituted for that of Laurens Cornelisz.


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.