Nov 20, 2014 - Sale 2367

Sale 2367 - Lot 13

Price Realized: $ 1,062
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
FORMER COLONIAL GOVERNOR OF NEW YORK DONGAN, THOMAS. Vellum Document Signed, "Tho:Dongan," agreeing to the covenants described in "one pair of indentures bearing date even with these presents made between Coll Thomas Dongan . . . & Robert Livingston . . ." [not present] in exchange for £4,000 paid to Livingston. 1 page, 8x9 inches; deep folds with moderate loss, docketing and endorsements on verso, small hole at upper left, wax seal mostly intact. Np, 1 May 1689

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Robert Livingston the Elder (1654-1728) was the first lord of the massive Livingston Manor tract in Sullivan County, New York.