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Guide to the William Smith and Leffert Haugewort deed 1977.393

128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11201

Brooklyn Historical Society

Collection processed by Nicholas Pavlik

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 11, 2011
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Haugewort, Leffert
Creator: Smith, William
Title: William Smith and Leffert Haugewort deed
Dates: 1749
Abstract: One deed for land in the town of Hempstead in Queens County (later Nassau County), sold to William Smith by Leffert Haugewort. The deed is dated May 4, 1749.
Quantity: 0.01 Linear feet in one folder.
Text [Box]: A0068
Call Phrase: 1977.393
Sponsor: This collection was processed and described as part of the project, "Uncovering the Secrets of Brooklyn's 19th Century Past: Creation to Consolidation," funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources, with additional support from The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.

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Access Points

Subject Names

  • Haugewort, Leffert
  • Smith, William

Document Type

  • Deeds

Subject Topics

  • Land titles -- New York (State) -- Hempstead
  • Landowners -- New York (State) -- Hempstead

Subject Places

  • Hempstead (N.Y.)
  • Queens County (N.Y.)

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Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to users without restriction.

Preferred Citation

Identification of item, date (if known); William Smith and Leffert Haugewort deed, 1977.393, Box and Folder number; Brooklyn Historical Society.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Gift of Eugenia Seal, 1946.

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