Stuyvesant, Peter, 1592-1672

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Governor of New Netherlands (colonial New York).

From the description of Grant and commission of Peter Stuyvesant, 1646-1852. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71065643

Governor of New Amsterdam.

From the description of Thanksgiving proclamation, 1662. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155451597

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creatorOf New Netherland. Director General (1647-1664: Stuyvesant). Land patent to Volckert Jansen Douw and Jan Thomassen Witbeck, 1663 November 3. New York State Library
referencedIn Benson, Egbert, 1746-1833. Papers, 1772-1939. Churchill County Museum
creatorOf Stuyvesant, Peter, 1592-1672. Grant and commission of Peter Stuyvesant, 1646-1852. Library of Congress
creatorOf New York (Colony). Council. Curacao records, 1640-1665. New York State Archives
creatorOf Cregier, Martin. Documents related to New York city property on lower Broadway during Stuyvesant period, 1649-1667. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Benjamin, Park, 1809-1864. Papers, 1645-1925 Columbia University. Rare Book an Manuscript Library
referencedIn Brooklyn Historical Society. Documents collection, [ca. 1600-1950] Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Richard Maass Collection of Westchester and New York State, Bulk, 1645-1910, 1645-1995 (Bulk: 1645-1910) Fales Library & Special Collections
referencedIn Dutch colonial administrative correspondence, 1646-1664 New York State Archives
referencedIn Benjamin, Park, 1809-1864. Benjamin Park papers, 1645-1925. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Stuyvesant, Peter, 1592-1672. Thanksgiving proclamation, 1662. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Harlem papers, 1660-1879 (bulk [before 1800]). New-York Historical Society
creatorOf Stuyvesant, Peter, 1592-1672. Lease grant to Claus Clausen, 1664 Jan., New Utrecht. Yeshiva University
referencedIn Bowne House Historical Society. Proclamations, 1657-1675. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Virginia. General Court. Papers, 1664, Dutch West India Company vs. Robert Downman. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
creatorOf New Netherlands. Council. Minutes, 1656 Jan. 10-18. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Holland Fair (1950 : Philadelphia, Pa.). Collection, 1626-1869. Library of Congress
referencedIn New York (State). Governor (1664-1668: Nicolls). Records, 1664-1682. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
referencedIn Maass, Richard, 1919-1998,. The Richard Maass collection of Westchester and New York State, 1645-1910 (bulk 1770-1783). Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Stauffer, David McNeely, 1845-1913,. Collection, ca. 1644-1884. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
referencedIn New York and New Jersey boundary dispute, [ca. 1750]-1866. New Jersey Historical Society Library
referencedIn Washington Irving's Life of George Washington, Volume V, Miscellany, 1764-1792. Cornell University Library
creatorOf New York (State). Correspondence between the Colonies of New York and Connecticut, 1839. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery (New York, N.Y.). Reminiscences and historical papers, 1899-1978, 1930-1960 (bulk) Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
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associatedWith Benjamin, Park, 1809-1864. person
associatedWith Benjamin, Park, 1849-1922 person
associatedWith Benson, Egbert, 1746-1833. person
associatedWith Bowne House Historical Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Brooklyn Historical Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Clausen, Claus. person
associatedWith Holland Fair (1950 : Philadelphia, Pa.) corporateBody
associatedWith Maass, Richard, 1919-1998, person
associatedWith Maass, Richard (collector) person
associatedWith New Netherland. Director General (1647-1664: Stuyvesant) corporateBody
associatedWith New Netherlands. Council. corporateBody
associatedWith New York (Colony). Council. corporateBody
associatedWith New York (State) corporateBody
associatedWith New York (State). Governor (1664-1668: Nicolls) corporateBody
associatedWith Stauffer, David McNeely, 1845-1913, person
associatedWith St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Virginia. General Court. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
New Netherlands
New York (Colony)
Legal documents
Land settlement


Birth 1592

Death 1672


Dutch; Flemish



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SNAC ID: 71785547