In this letter from Robert Leake, he threatened to take legal action against John Griffiths, unless Griffiths vacated a plot of land belonging to Leake. The land was situated in the County of Albany on the east side of the Hudson River, and was adjacent to land owned by Griffiths.
February 24 1772
New York State Archives, New York State Engineer and Surveyor Records of Surveys and Maps of State Lands, 1686-1892. Series A4016-77, Volume 7, Folder 128, Item a.
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