Order to Jan Jansen St. Obyn to deliver up a bond of indemnity given to him by Brant van Slechtenhorst

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On the 29th of January, the director-general and council, having read the petition of Jan Janssen St. Obyn, direct that he satisfy the fiscal according to the judgment passed this week, and further order that he deliver to the fiscal an authenticated copy of the indemnity which Brant van Slechtenhorst issued to him on account of the arrest and detention of his person.


Translation: Gehring, C., trans./ed., New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch, Vol. 5, Council Minutes, 1652-1654 (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.: 1983).A complete copy of this publication is available on theĀ New Netherland Institute website.