Counter bond by Willem Tomassen

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I, Willem Tomassen, master of the ship De Valckenier, bind myself as surety for Jan Wilcocx to Ritchert Smith in the sum of eighty-five guilders, on condition that if said Smith be ordered by the council to pay Allerton, I shall then repay said money to Smith. In witnesses whereof this is signed by me.

Willem Tomassen


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.