Order respecting the salary of Johannes Dyckman

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Johannes Dyckmans submitted a petition at the session which was acted upon as follows: The petitioner shall receive from now on f50:0: per month, which shall be recorded accordingly by the commissary.[1] Done at New Amsterdam, 9 October 1654; present: the honorable director-general and Messrs. Nicasius de Sille, La Montangne, and Cornelis van Thienhooven.


Johannes Dyckmans was commissary at Fort Orange at this time.


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.