Bond of Philip Jansen Ringo to Isbrant Dircksen Goethardt for the repayment of money loaned to him by said Goethardt

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Before me, Cornelis van Tienhoven, secretary of New Netherland, appeared Philip Jansen Ringo, who in the presence of the undersigned witnesses acknowledged that before the execution hereof he had to his full satisfaction and contentment received from Isbrandt Dircksz Goethardt the sum of twelve hundred and fifty-five guilders, consisting of seawan loaned by Isbrant Dircksz to said Philip Jansz Ringo. Wherefore the said Philip Jansen promises to tender and pay the said sum, free of costs and charges, in the month of May or in June A°, 1649 to Isbrant Dircksen Goerhart, or his order, in good, whole, merchantable beavers, each beaver to be then reckoned at nine guilders, ten stivers. For the payment of said sum Philip Jansen submits himself and all his property to all courts and judges. In testimony whereof the original hereof in the record is signed by Philip Jansz Bingo in the presence of Johannes Roodenborgh and Jacob Kip, as witnesses hereto Invited, the 8th of September A°, 1648, in New Netherland.

Philip Ya ]hnsen
Ringo Johannes Ridenborch ]
Jacob Kip


Translation: Scott, K., & Stryker-Rodda, K. (Ed.). New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch, Vol. 3, Register of the Provincial Secretary, 1648-1660 (A. Van Laer, Trans.). Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.: 1974.A complete copy of this publication is available on the New Netherland Institute website.