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The Androvette Home, The Dubois and the Simonson's

This is the original Indenture signed by David Price for the purchase of half of the sloop.

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This is the original Indenture signed by David Price for the purchase of half of the sloop.
As stated previously, David Price, husband to Margaret Ann Dubois-Price, was an Oysterman who owned the rights to the Oyster beds in Princes Bay. He was one half owner of the massive sloop "Comet" with John and Barnet Decker of Staten Island (indenture signed February 27, 1846) They used the sloop to transport Oysters from Staten Island up the Hudson to supply the Manhattan Trade.
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