Dutch colonial council minutes, 12-30 September 1641

Resolution to construct a redoubt on Staten island, for the protection of the inhabitants there. [1641]

Court proceedings. Fiscal vs. Jan Symonson, late skipper of the yacht Reael, and his gunner, for having, whilst drunk, discharged a shotted cannon after the sentries were posted ; remanded to prison in irons. Fiscal vs. Pierre Pia and David Clement, for fighting ; case continued. Bentje vs. Symon Dircksen Pos, for debt ; the matter having been left to defendant's oath, he swore that he was not indebted to plaintiff ; judgment for defendant. [1641]

Court proceedings. Fiscal vs. skipper Symonsen and his gunner, supra ; defendants ordered to settle with the fiscal. The same vs. Pia and Clement, supra ; defendants ordered to satisfy the fiscal. [1641]

Ordinance. Establishing an annual fair at New Amsterdam, on the 15th October for cattle, and on the 1st Nov. for hogs. [1641]
Date Original
September 12 – 30 1641
New York State Archives. New York (Colony). Council. Dutch colonial council minutes, 1638-1665. Series A1809-78. Volume 4, page 101.
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