Patent to Andries Hudden

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We, Willem Kieft, etc... have given and granted to Andries Hudden a lot for a house and garden located along the great highway, extending in breadth at the front on the aforesaid road 5 rods; in length 18 rods and 5 inches; the breadth in the rear 5 rods; and back to the aforesaid road 18 rods and 5 inches; amounting to 91 rods, 2 feet, 5 inches, with the express conditions etc...

Done at Fort Amsterdam in New Netherland, 6 July 1643.


Translation: Gehring, C. trans./ed., New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch, Vols. GG, HH & II, Land Papers, 1630-1664 (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.: 1980).A complete copy of this publication is available on theĀ New Netherland Institute website.