Dutch colonial council minutes, 3 November - 7 December 1645

Court proceedings. Actions of debt. (Nov. 7.) Hans Hansen vs. Lambert Clomp, for payment for half a sloop ; defendant bought the sloop on condition that it be made tight and seaworthy ; judgment for plaintiff, on condition that he prove the sloop was seaworthy when sold. [1645] (page 239)

Court proceedings. Hendrick Petersen vs. Jochim Calder, for the purchase of a house and land ; parties recommended to settle the matter, as there has not been any contract. Lysbet Tysen vs. John Forbes, action for rent ; defendant acknowledges the debt ; judgment for plaintiff. John Forbes vs. Albert Jansen, action of debt ; judgment for plaintiff. [1645] (page 239)

Ordinance. Against selling strong liquors to the Indians. [1645] (page 239)

Court proceedings. Thomas Willett and Juriaen Blanck vs. Jochem Kierstede, for profit on merchandise according to settlement of account at Rhode Island ; plaintiffs offer to leave the matter to defendant's oath, or will swear themselves ; defendant leaves it to plaintiffs, who testify accordingly ; judgment for plaintiffs. [1645] (page 240)

Court proceedings. Harry Breser vs. Aert Willemsen, for labor ; defendant's wife appears and promises to pay after Christmas. Lysbet Tyssen vs. Goodman Karreman, for the purchase of a red petticoat with blue lining and trimmed with cord ; referred to Mr. Ochden and lieut. Baxter for arbitration. Thomas Willett vs. Cornelis Teunissen, for balance on the purchase of a house ; judgment for plaintiff. [1645] (page 240)
Date Original
November 3 – December 7 1645
New York State Archives. New York (Colony). Council. Dutch colonial council minutes, 1638-1665. Series A1809-78. Volume 4, page 239-240.
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