This writing is acknowledged to be the deed of Squa Sachem and Web-Cowites, and the marks and seals thereunto affixed to be their marks & seals and have manifested and explained the bounds of the said grant or deed to be distinct from the land which was given to the Governor Mr Nowell Mr Wilson and Capt. Gibones, Benedict Arnold being interpreter, and that they did not sell it to Charlestowne
In the presence of us
Jno. Winthrop Governr
Jno. Endecott Dept. Govr.
Recorded 3 (6) 1643 by William Aspinwall Recorder Entred &
Recorded 23 (8）1656 by Thomas Danforth Recorder.
The Major Gibbons farm or the Squa Sachem's reservation was a tract of about five hundred acres
480 per Plan. on the west shore of Mystic ponds, reaching along the shore of both ponds, from the stream
Sucker brook. that runs into the pond from the old Fowle and grain mills, north to the point just above the upper pond where the Middlesex canal fo