Resolution ordering a settlement of the suit between the fiscal and Claes Bordingh

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Resolved by the director-general and council [      ] reasons that the proceedings concerning the confiscated contraband, which remain between Fiscal Cornelis van Thienhoven and Claes Bordingh, be settled and reconciled; if possible, in the presence of the honorable Mr. Nacasius de Sille and the attorney Le Bleu. Done in council at Fort Amsterdam in New Netherland, dated 27 December 1653.


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.