Collections of the New York Historical Society; The John Watts de Peyster Publication Fund Series Volume 26

Collections of the New York Historical Society; The John Watts de Peyster Publication Fund Series Volume 26

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1894 edition. Excerpt: ...Geritt Schuyler, and "my son, Phillip Schuyler," executors. Proved, April 18, 1723, and Cornelia Schuyler continued as executor. No'rE.--'I'he lot left to his three sons, is now Nos. 218-224 Pearl Street, New York. This was a lot "from high water mark to low watermark," granted by the city to Colonel Brandt Schuyler, September 7. 1692, being 95 feet wide. Phillip Schuyler, the eldest son, died in 1722. Captain Brandt Schuyler died in 1702. His wife, Cornelia, was a dan_rrhter of Colonel Stephanus Van Cortlandt. John and Oliver left no descendants. Phillip married Ann Elizabeth, daughter of Dr. Samuel Staats. He left children, Brandt, Ann Elizabeth, wife of John J oris Bleecker, and, wife of Switz, aml. wife of Villiam Lupton.--V. S. P. Page 385.--In the name of God, Amen. I. JAMES V1LL1..Is, Esq., Captain of one of his Majesty's Independent Companies of New York, being in perfect health. I leave to my daughter Isabella, wife of John Outman, '20 shillings, in bar of all claim to my estate as sole heir and daughter. I leave to my wife. Elizaheth. my old and new house lots of lands and premises where I now live, and all my estate, and make her exeeutor. Dated, April 11, 1719. Vitnesses, Rip Van Dam, Teunis Van ""01-t, May Biekley. Proved, May 10, 1 T23. Page 386.--In the name of God, Amen. March 13, 1713, I, Tnon.-xs H()0KE, Jn., of New York, being about to take a voyage to London, and calling to mind the d: mgers of the seas, I leave to my wife.Iary one half of all my estate of houses and lands during her life and after her death to my children. My father, Thomas Ilooke, is to have necessary food and raiment during his life at my dwelling house in town or elsewhere: and if he desires more

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  • Paperback | 174 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 9mm | 322g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236840798
  • 9781236840790