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MVB, Statement of Demands against the Estate of Peter L[aurense] Van Alen, 17 January 1810

I Martin Van Buren being duly sworn deposeth & saith that the wi reason why the Within account is not more certain & Definite is owing to the Situation of the Estate & extreme uncertainty of the demands against it, that this deponent is informed by his Co-administrator who is better acquainted with the Value & Situation of the premises described in the Schedule marked (A) hereunto annexed, that the Sale of the Said pemises will be necessary for the payments of the Debts, and be prductive of Substantial Justice to the Creditors Heirs & all concerned, all which this Deponent verily believes & further Saith not


Sworn before me

this 7th. Jany 1810

J. Harrison

Master in Chy.


Peter L Van Alen


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Source: N-Ar New York State Archives
Collection: Estate Inventories and Accounts (N-Ar)
Series: Series 1 (5 December 1782-31 December 1811)