Patent to Arent van Curler

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Petrus Stuyvesant, on behalf of their High Mightinesses, etc... has given and granted to Arent van Curler a small parcel of land located near Fort Orange in the village of Beverwyck north of Reyer Elbertsz; it is in breadth along the inner road 12 rods; running westward into the woods 24 rods, coming to a point against the fence of Arent Andriesen Noorman, with the express conditions, etc...

Done at Fort Amsterdam in New Netherland, 23 April 1659.


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.