Confirmation of letters patent issued to Marijke and Domingo Angola

Confirmation by the New York provincial government of an original Dutch letters patent that was issued on December 12, 1643 to Marijke [Marycke], the widow of Lawrence, a Black woman, for land in Manhattan. The confirmation was also issued to Domingo Anthony, who Marijke had married after receiving the land.
Date Original
October 19 1667
New York State Archives. New York (State). Department of State. Bureau of Miscellaneous Records. Letters patent. 12943-78. Volume 2, page 128.
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