Patent to Phillip Pietersen Schuyler

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Petrus Stuyvesant, on behalf of their High Mightinesses, etc... has given and granted to Phillip Pietersen Schuyler a lot for an orchard and garden located at Fort Orange in the village of Beverwyck; at the south along Jeremias van Rensselaer 33 rods in length; and on the north along the plain 29 rods; on the east along the road 16 rods in breadth; on the west along the hill 16 rods in breadth, with the express conditions, etc...

10 September 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.