Patent to Fedrick Phliphsen

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Petrus Stuyvesant, on behalf of their High Mightinesses, etc... has given and granted to Fedrick Phliphsen a lot for a house and garden located within this city at the market field next to the lot of Dr. Jacob Varrevanger, where Joost de Backer now resides; it is in breadth on the south side 27 feet, 7 inches, wood measure; on the north side one rod; in length on the west side 6 rods, 9 feet; on the east side 7 rods, 2 feet 6 inches, wood measure, with the express conditions, etc...

Done at Amsterdam in New Netherland, 9 February 1658.


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.