Minute of the surrender of Jan van Rotterdam's farm to the company

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The administrators of the estate of Jan van Rotterdam are unable to pay the honorable Company; therefore, they are to cede and transfer the land to the Company. The director and council have granted the aforesaid land to Jan Jansen Langendyc, provided that Jan Jansen settle the debt with the Company.


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.