Confirmation by the New York provincial government of an original Dutch letters patent that was issued on Decmeber 30, 1644 to Cleyn Antonio [Cleyn Anthony], a Black man, for land in Manhattan. The confirmation was issued to his son, who had the same name.
October 19 1667
New York State Archives. New York (State). Department of State. Bureau of Miscellaneous Records. Letters patent. 12943-78. Volume 2, pages 130-131.
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