Court proceedings: Allert Anthony vs. Casper Verlett and son; Geurt Tyssen vs. Judith Verlett and Anna Hackx

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Allert Antony, plaintiff, representing the owners ] of the Fortuyn ] , against Casper Verlett and his son Nicolaes; the plaintiff demands f659 for the shipment of goods for him and his son.

The defendant responds that he and his son should be summoned separately.

The director and council order that both parties shall be properly summoned to appear on the next day of court.

Geurt Tyssen, plaintiff, against Judich Verletts and ] Anna Hackx. The defendants are ordered to prove, according to the judgment of the director and council, that they deposited at the designated time the money for the purchase of the Negroes; if done Captain Geurt Tyssen is condemned to deliver the Negroes.

Claes Boot, plaintiff, against Aucke Jansz; defendant's first default.

Hendrick Pietersz; plaintiff, against Isaack Forreest.


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 the New Netherland Institute website.