Minutes of the Court of Albany, Rensselaerswyck and Schenectady, 1668–1685

This series contains similar types of information found in the Court of Fort Orange and Beverwijck minutes; only the name of the court has changed. The volumes summarize the day to day proceedings of the court and document common cases involving property disputes, acknowledgement of debts and slander.

Volume 1, 1668-1673 translation (published book images)

Volume 2, 1675-1680 translation (published book images)

Volume 3, 1680-1685 translation (published book images)

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