DEPOSITIONS relating to the seizure by pirates of enslaved individuals aboard the wrecked slaver St. Jan

Description taken from published index: "DEPOSITIONS relating to the seizure by pirates of slaves aboard the wrecked slaver St. Jan. Informations taken by vice-director Beck respecting the seizure of the company's negroes wrecked on board the ship St. John, on the island Rocus, and the capture of the company's sloop which was sent out to save them."  (14 pages)
Date Original
November 25 1659
New York State Archives. New York (Colony). Council. Curaçao records, 1640-1665. Series A1883-78. Volume 17, document 52, page 1, side 1.
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