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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.511
From Archive Folder American Judaica documents relating to Jewish colonists and patriots 
Title Daniel Gomez to Augustus Van Cortlandt about a mortgage
Date 13 April 1772
Author Gomez, Daniel (1695-1780)  
Document Type Correspondence; Business and financial document
Content Description States that a mortgage issued to him by Joseph Forbush is paid in full. Signed in text. Docket on verso, written by a New York City clerk, dated 1795. The house is said to still exist.
Subjects Judaism  Finance  
People Gomez, Daniel (1695-1780)  Cortlandt, Augustus (1728-1823)  
Place written New York, New York
Theme Merchants & Commerce; Religion; Banking & Economics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Daniel Gomez was a leading figure in the New York Jewish community. Augustus Van Cortlandt was the City Clerk of New York.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859