Property Details

TownEastham (Nameskeekett [Orleans])

Selling Date1644-00-00

Parties Involved


Buyer(s) name(s)Hallett, Andrew

Buyer(s) residence(s)Nawsett


Seller(s) name(s)Simpkins, Nicholas

Seller(s) residence(s)Yarmouth


Date recorded by Justice of the PeaceN/A

Original date recorded by RegistrarN/A

Other names mentionedWinslow, Governor; Coffen, Josiah; Gould, Nathaniel

Deed Notes

"True copy" of grant from "the court" to the church at New Plymouth and inhabitants of "Nawsett" for lands lying between Billingsgate and Nameskeekett (technically now Orleans); originally in miscellaneous folder.

Additional grants on page:
1646 Governor Bradford: Nawsett granted township status with same rights as others in government, copy examined by "J.C."
1694: lays out boundaries of lands between Yarmouth and Eastham, "bounds of the land bought for the Countrey belonging to Cape Cod," copy examined by "J.C."
Message at bottom says "I don't find any thing else about the Grant or bounds of Nawsett nor any Deed of Confirmation from the Goverment on record to sd Town" and "A true copy of a copy Nathaniel Gould"

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