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New Amsterdam (Dutch: Nieuw Amsterdam) was the name of the 17th century fortified settlement in the New Netherland Province, established in 1624, that would eventually become New York City.
New Netherland was provisionally ceded by director-general Peter Stuyvesant to the English in a surprise attack on September 24, 1664 when the two European nations were at peace.
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 Dutch West India Company Information
On June 3, 1621, it was granted a charter for a trade monopoly in the West Indies (meaning the Caribbean) by the Republic of the Seven United Netherlands and given jurisdiction over the African slave trade, Brazil, the Caribbean, and North America.
New Holland was lost to Portuguese Brazil in 1654, after a long war, and many other trading posts were also destroyed or captured by rivaling European nations.
Piracy was abandoned, and it concentrated primarily on the African slave trade and remaining possessions in Suriname and the Antilles.
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 Dutch West India Company   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
On June 3, 1621, it was granted a charter for a trade monopoly in the West by the Republic of the Seven United Netherlands.
New Holland was lost to Portugal in 1654, after a long war, and many Other trading posts were also destroyed or captured by rivaling European nations.
Piracy was abandoned, and it concentrated primarily on the African slave trade and remaining possessions in Suriname and the Antilles.
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 Dutch Colonization
Although the Netherlands only controlled the Hudson River Valley from 1609 until 1664, in that short time, Dutch entrepreneurs established New Netherland, a series of trading posts, towns, and forts up and down the Hudson River that laid the groundwork for towns that still exist today.
The colony was proving quite profitable, New Amsterdam had developed into a port town of 1500 citizens, and the incredibly diverse population (only 50 percent were actually Dutch colonists) of the colony had grown from 2,000 in 1655 to almost 9,000 in 1664.
Director General Stuyvesant, without a fleet or any real army to defend the colony, was forced to surrender the colony to the English war fleet without a struggle.
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 New Amsterdam   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The original 17th century architecture of New Amsterdam has completely vanished, leaving only archaeological remnants]] New Amsterdam (Dutch: Nieuw-Amsterdam) was the name of the 17th century fortified settlement in the New Netherland colony that would eventually become New York City.
The 1625 date of the foundation of the City is commemorated in the Official Seal of the City of New York (formerly, the year on the Seal was 1664, the year of English incorporation).
Instead, he brought back news about the possibility of exploitation of beaver pelts in the area, leading to interest by the Dutch in sending further missions to the area.
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On 13 Mar 1653 the City Council approved a list of 42 of the wealthier citizens who should be assessed a special levy for the purpose of putting the city in a state of defense.
On 28 Mar 1653 Paulus Leendertsen was appointed to a commission to oblige the Colonie of Renssaelaerwyck to publish a certain ordinance of the Director and Council of New Netherland and to enforce the execution thereof.
In 1654 Paulus Leendertsen was re-appointed a Schepen (magistrate) in New Amsterdam.
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On June 3, 1621, it was granted a charter for a trade monopoly in the West Indies (meaning the Caribbean) by the Republic of the Seven United Netherlands and given jurisdiction over the African slave trade, Brazil, the Caribbean, and North America.
New Holland was lost to Portuguese Brazil in 1654, after a long war, and many other trading posts were also destroyed or captured by rivaling European nations.
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 Men who served as Director-General of New Netherland (New York) 1624-1664 New York Genealogy Trails
New York State was once part of the 17th century Dutch province of New Netherland (Nieuw Nederland) in North America.
The largest settlement in New Netherland was New Amsterdam (New York City).
The Dutch West India Company appointed the following men as Directors from 1624 to 1664.
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