Actions: Abraham Abrahamsen vs. Harmen Bastiaensen; Surgeon de Hince vs. Thomas Powelsen; actions of debt

Actions. Abraham Abrahamsen agst. Harmen Bastiaensen; plaintiff was hired to drive cart, but defendant requires him to do general work, to which plaintiff objects; judgment for defendant. Surgeon de Hince agst. Thomas Powelsen, for fees; defendant answers that plaintiff was engaged to attend the family for 2 beavers a year; plaintiff insists that such agreement referred only to sickness from natural causes, not to cases of wounds willfully inflicted; case put over. Actions of debt.
Date Original
March 13 1657
New York State Archives. New Netherland. Council. Dutch colonial ordinances, 1647-1658. Series A1875. Volume 16.
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