Indian deed granting lands to Richard Wharton, 1684

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Indian sagamores Warumbee, Darumkin, Nimbanizett, Neonongansket, WeconDomhegon, and Wihikermett signed over lands in the Merrymeeting Bay, Androscoggin and Kennebec river areas to Richard Wharton for a settlement.

The deed is often called the "Worumbo" deed. The land in question was formerly owned by Thomas Purchase.

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  • Title: Indian deed granting lands to Richard Wharton, 1684
  • Creation Date: 1684-07-07
  • Subject Date: 1684-07-07
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. S-1280, Misc. Box 61/6
  • Object Type: Text

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