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Guide to the Stoothoff family collection ARC.150

128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11201

Brooklyn Historical Society

Collection processed by Robyn Hjermstad

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on December 02, 2015
Finding aid written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Additional processing by John Zarrillo  , November 2015

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Stoothoff family
Creator: Stoothoff, Elbert Elbertse, 1620-1688
Creator: Stoothoff, Wilhelmus, 1709-1783
Title: Stoothoff family collection
Dates [inclusive]: 1642-1826
Abstract: This collection contains 140 manuscript documents and other papers dating from the 1600s to 1826, relating to the Stoothoff family of Flatlands, Long Island, which is now part of Brooklyn, New York. Documents include deeds, bonds, wills, correspondence, accounts, and receipts. Many of the documents are in Dutch. An index of all documents and translations of all Dutch documents accompanies this collection.
Quantity: 2.0 linear feet in two manuscript boxes and one oversize box
Language of Materials: Materials in English and Dutch. The index contains typed translations for those materials in Dutch.
Call Phrase: ARC.150
Sponsor: Developed with grant funds from the U.S. Department of Education Underground Railroad Educational and Cultural (URR) Program.