Memorandum that a strip of land is granted to Hans Kierstede

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To the lot of Dr. Hans Kierstede, at the end thereof, there is added and granted by order of Petrus Stuyvesant a small piece; in length on the west side 7 rods, 5½ feet; on the east side 8 rods and 9 inches; located between the Company's warehouse and the lot of Roolooff de Haes.

Done at New Amsterdam in New Netherland, 18 July 1653.


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.