Appeals to the Privy Council
Report No. 08_1773_00

Van Rensselaer v Jackson

New York 


Case Name Short

Van Rensselaer v Jackson

Case Name Long

John Van Rensselaer v James Jackson, Thomas Williams, Harme van Hoesen, William W., Cornelius, and Volckert G. Vandenbergh, Anthony van Tevere, and Dirk Bradt van Schoenhoven


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation 

v.5 [240] p.358 – 15 January 1773 – entry 1

PC Register Citation 

George III v.10 (January 1773 – April 1774) p.18–19: PC 2/117/18–19


APC Citation 

v.5 [240] p.358 – 31 March 1773 – entry 2

PC Register Citation 

George III v.10 (January 1773 – April 1774) p.118, 127: PC 2/117/118, 127


Colonial Courts

Superior Court – 23 June 1763

Governor and Council – 19 June 1770


Jackson, James

van Hoesen, Harme (lessor of James Jackson)

van Rensselaer, John

van Schoenhoven, Dirk Bradt (lessor of James Jackson)

van Tevere, Anthony (lessor of James Jackson)

Vandenbergh, Cornelius (lessor of James Jackson)

Vandenbergh, Volckert G. (lessor of James Jackson)

Vandenbergh, William W. (lessor of James Jackson)

Williams, Thomas (lessor of James Jackson)


Land dispute in the county of Albany


Dismissed for non-prosecution


Printed Cases

Not found

Privy Council Documents in PC 1 at The National Archives at Kew

TNA Document Order of reference of the petition of James Jackson for dismissal – 15 Jan. 1773 – PC 1/60/10 view_Document
Catalogued as

Catalogued by TNA: Order referring to committee the petition of James Jackson and others for dismissing the appeal of John Van Rensselaer; 27 Mar. read at committee and dismissed for non-prosecution

TNA Document Committee report – 27 Mar. 1773 – PC 1/55/72 view_Document
Notes about
Referenced in APC, v.6 [907] p.539