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Title
Henry Ten Eyck docket of actions at law and related documents
Names
Ten Eyck, Henry, 1744-1795 (Creator)
Ten Eyck, J.H. (Creator)
Collection

Henry Ten Eyck docket of actions at law and related documents

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1782 - 1826
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2963
Topics
Albany (N.Y.)
Albany County (N.Y.)
Courts -- New York (State)
Debtor and creditor
Public officers
Genres
Documents
legal documents
receipts (financial records)
Notes
Biographical/historical: Henry Ten Eyck (1744-1795) of Albany, New York was Sheriff of the City and County of Albany during the 1770s, and later served as an Alderman and Justice of the Peace. Ten Eyck was the son of Jacob H. and Annatje Wendel Ten Eyck, and the grandson of Hendrick Ten Eyck (1680-1772). He was known as Henry Ten Eyck, Jr. during his grandfather's lifetime.
Content: The Henry Ten Eyck docket of actions at law, dated 1786 October 16 to 1787 April 27 (1 volume), and related documents, dated 1782-1787 and 1826, concern actions in court for the collection of debt and damages. Volume entries briefly record the names of parties involved, and the date that Ten Eyck issued a summons or warrant, or took other action as a Justice of the Peace. Some entries include later notes about the status of the case, such as payment of debt. Related documents include summonses, warrants, bonds and receipts, dated 1782 to 1787. A few are undated. Also present is a letter from J.H. Ten Eyck to an unidentified recipient regarding business matters, dated 1826. The documents, originally loose or pinned in the volume, were removed to a separate folder in the volume's slipcase.
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Physical Description
Extent: .21 linear feet 1 volume
Description
Henry Ten Eyck (1744-1795) of Albany, New York was Sheriff of the City and County of Albany during the 1770s, and later served as an Alderman and Justice of the Peace. The Henry Ten Eyck docket of actions at law, dated 1786 October 16 to 1787 April 27 (1 volume), and related documents, dated 1782-1787 and 1826, concern actions in court for the collection of debt and damages.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19593949
MSS Unit ID: 2963
Archives collections id: archives_collections_2963
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dce159a0-29d3-0134-5369-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1744: Creator Born
  • 1782: Created (Approximate)
  • 1795: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Henry Ten Eyck docket of actions at law and related documents" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1782 - 1826. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d679cf70-0b4f-0135-4524-177821b3dbda

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Henry Ten Eyck docket of actions at law and related documents" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 1, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d679cf70-0b4f-0135-4524-177821b3dbda

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1782 - 1826). Henry Ten Eyck docket of actions at law and related documents Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d679cf70-0b4f-0135-4524-177821b3dbda

Wikipedia Citation

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Henry Ten Eyck docket of actions at law and related documents