Patent to Gustavus Danielis

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Petrus Stuyvesant, on behalf of their High Mightinesses, etc... has given and granted to Gustavus Danielis a lot located on Long Island in the village of Midwout on the south side of the former millhouse in which the widow of Salamon Abbes resides, and on the north side of Jan Cornelissen; in length on both sides 5 rods; and in breadth in front and rear 4½ rods, with the express conditions, etc...

Done at Amsterdam in New Netherland, 21 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 the New Netherland Institute website.