THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF TRINIDAD
Publication No. 358.
The King to the Governor or Commander of Tobago.
Source :-Calendar of State Papers. West Indies and America.
December 2oth, 1666.
The King has granted the Island of Tobago to the Duke of
Courland, his Heirs and Successors, to be planted by him and
maintained for the equal benefit of His Majesty's subjects
and his own.
The King requires possession to be delivered of the said
Island to such person as the Duke of Courland shall empower
to receive the same.