Patent to Maryn Adriaensz

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We, William Kieft, etc... have given and granted to Maryn Adriaensz a piece of land called Awiehaken, located on the west side of the North River, bounded on the south by the Hoboken creek and running then northwards to the next creek and towards the woods with the same breadth; altogether 50 morgens of land, with the express conditions etc...

Done at Fort Amsterdam, 11 May 1647.


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.