Patent to Jan Martyn

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Petrus Stuyvesant, on behalf of their High Mightinesses, etc... has given and granted to Jan Martyn a lot located on Long Island at the ferry on the east side of the East River, on the west side of the land of the aforesaid Jan Martyn and on the north side of Joris; being on the north side 15 rods, 7 feet; on the east side 18 rods, 4 feet; on the west side 12 rods, 3 feet; and on the south side 18 rods, 7 feet, with the express conditions, etc...

Done at Fort Amsterdam in New Netherland, 19 October 1660.


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.