Manuscript Group 567, Ramapo Purchase Records, 1709-1722
567. RAMAPO PURCHASE
Records, 1709-22. 3 items.
Account book, 1712-22, and two deeds relating to the Ramapo
a tract of land which includes the townships of Franklin
Hohokus in Bergen County, N.J. and Rockland County, N.Y.
account book includes rent and land purchase records ofJohn
Elias Boudinot, Peter Fauconnier, Peter Kerlack,
Van Tiel, and others, who purchased this tract from the
1709. According to this volume, the owners subse-
sold or leased the property to the ” “Palatines settled
land between Saddle River and the Hills over Romopuck
Mawhawhay.” These records formerly belonged to B.W.
and are printed in NJHS <1Proceedings 50>1 (October,
Gift of Mrs. E.H. Sisson, 1932.
MG 567 – Ramapo Purchase, 1709-1722
– 3 items
Initial processing of this collection was
provided as part of the “Farm to City” project funded by a grant from
the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.