Dutch colonial council minutes, 29 April - 6 May 1638

Court proceedings. Lesle vs. Newman, defendant again in default. Fiscal vs. Jan Cornelissen ; defendant admitted to bail. Anthony Jansen from Salee vs. Hendrick Jansen, for slander. [1638]

Court proceedings. Lesle vs. Newman, judgment for plaintiff, and defendant condemned to work for plaintiff according to contract and to pay 25 lbs. of tobacco, or find a substitute. [1638]

Court proceedings. Anthony Jansen from Salee vs. H. Jansen ; parties recommended to live peaceably as neighbors, and whichever does not, to pay 25 guilders and costs. Fiscal vs. Cornelissen ; defendant to pay 25 guilders for the dog he killed, also a fine of 25 guilders and costs. Claes, gunner of ship Herring, vs. Barent Dircksen, for damages for non-performance of a contract to sell a house ; judgment for plaintiff, damages three jacobuses ($18). [1638]
Date Original
April 29 – May 6 1638
New York State Archives. New York (Colony). Council. Dutch colonial council minutes, 1638-1665. Series A1809-78. Volume 4, page 4.
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