Power of attorney from Jan Doomer and Nanningh Jansen to Jan Snediger to manage their affairs during their absence

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Jan Dommer and Nanningh Jansz appoint and empower Jan Snediger ] in their absence to demand and collect in New Netherland all their debts outstanding here; also to have and to retain until further order the full administration of the property belonging to the principals, provided that he render an account thereof to them or their attorneys. Thus done the 24th of September 1648, in New Amsterdam.

Jan Doomer
Nanningh Jansen


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.