Ordinance. Against depositing ashes and other filth, or making water, inside fort Amsterdam. 
Court proceedings. Goody Gerritsen ads. Thomas Sandersen, slander ; settled. Henry Hewit vs. Gerrit Jacobsen, for destroying plaintiff's eye with an arrow ; plaintiff pleads that more persons than he were shooting arrows at the time ; ordered to prove it. 
Court proceedings. Fiscal vs. Laurens Cornelissen ; case continued. Henry Hewit vs. Gerrit Jacobsen ; defendant produces two witnesses who were discharging arrows, but they denied having touched plaintiff. 
June 7 – 30 1644
New York State Archives. New York (Colony). Council. Dutch colonial council minutes, 1638-1665. Series A1809-78. Volume 4, page 191.
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