Confirmation by the New York provincial government of an original Dutch letters patent that was issued on Decmeber 15, 1644 to Pieter Santomee, a Black man, for land in Manhattan. The confirmation was issued to his children, Lucas and Solomon.
October 18 1667
New York State Archives. New York (State). Department of State. Bureau of Miscellaneous Records. Letters patent. 12943-78. Volume 2, page 130.
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