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New Netherland and Beyond
New Netherland
Delaware River
Colonial New York
New York State

Immigrants to New Netherland

Blue Dove
(Blauwe Duiff)
Departed Amsterdam June 14, 1656
Skipper, Jan Janz Bestevaer
Arrived New Amsterdam September 5, 1656

Thomas Lodewicksen, carpenter
"for whom the Company too paid the fare, on condition of his remaining in New Netherland for three years or if he leave before he must refund the passage money...."

Documents relating to the Colonial History of New York, B. Fernow, (c)1883, vol XIV, pg 352.

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