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Guide to the Ulster County Collection
1666-1893 (Bulk 1700-1800)
  MS 645

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Collection processed by Jan Hilley

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 04, 2011
Description is in English.

Container List

Series IV: Ulster County Oversize (1710 - 1778)

Scope and Contents note

The items in this series are oversized and have been placed in special boxes. Some of them have associated wax seals. Almost all are parchment. Most are legible although several have faded ink or are discolored.

The documents all represent 18th land transactions with one exception - Item #7 (Box 8) is a commission appointing a number of Ulster County residents as Justices of the Peace.

Container 1     Title Date
Box: 3 #1, Grant to Patrick McKnight. 2 pp. Includes seal and image of seal verso (3 pp.)
1719 Apr. 9
Box: 4 #2, Indenture, Jacobus Kip, John Cruger, David Provoost, Phillip Van Cortlandt, John Schuyler, Oliver Schuyler, Abraham De Peyster and Cadwallader Coldin. 4 pp.
1721 Oct. 4
Box: 4 #3, Land Grant to John Haskall. Includes seal. 1 p.
1719 Apr. 9
Box: 5 #4, Patent to Francis Harrison, Oliver Schuyler and Allan Garratt, including survey. 2 pp.
1720 July 7
Box: 6 #5, Land Grant to William Bond. Includes seal and survey. 2 pp.
1720 July
Box: 7 #6, Henry Wileman's Mortgage to Nathaniel Kay. 3 pp.
1727 May
Box: 8 #7, Commission appointing Justices of the Peace Peter Schuyler, Abraham De Peyster and others. Includes seal. I p.
1710 July 25
Box: 8 #8, Indenture Elizabeth Alexander to Andreas [Maorschalk] and John Spratt. 1 p
1730 Jan. 15
Box: 8 #9, Indenture Catherine (Katherine) Alexander to Andreas {Maorschalk] and John Spratt. 1 p.
1737 Jan. 15
Box: 8 #10, Grant to James Smith. 1 p.
1720
Box: 8 #11, Land transaction, Patrick McKnight. 1 p.
1719
Box: 8 #12, Land Grant to Patrick [Hume]. 1 p.
1721 Nov. 23
Box: 8 #13, Indenture John Roberts and wife, Dorothy, and George Harrison. 2 pp.
1750 June 15
Box: 9 #14, Indenture of Lease and Indenture of Release, William Gatehouse and wife, Mary. Attached document regarding recovery of debts in "his Majesty's Plantations and Colonies in America,". 4 pp.
1778 Nov.

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