Indenture dated Oct. 28, 1727 between John Hamilton of Perth Amboy, Middle Co. one of the Proprietors of Eastern Division of Province of N. J. Esq., and John Hayward & Peter Eastman both of the town of Hanover, Hunterdon Co. in Province aforesaid, yeoman, Consideration L, 105, 300 acres of land in any place unappropriated in said Eastern Division of N. J., being part of said John Hamiltons of John Beain, to be surveyed to John Hayward & Peter Eastman.
Nov. 27, 1727, Then Returned to John Hayward & Peter Eastman 299 34-100 acres in part of the within deed, in 2 tracts, whereof one of 29-8-10ths and the other of 269, 54-100.
By Jas. Alexander, Surveyor Gen.
*Transcribed from Rix, Guy. History and Genealogy of the Eastman Family. 1901. Page 43.