Author Archives: BJ MacDonald

About BJ MacDonald

Interested in travel, really into genealogy and researching my family history, classic novels and movies, fantasy and science fiction, photography, history and more... Here is a tip. Make sure you are commenting on the blog you were visiting and the post you were interested in. My blogs are listed by hovering over my pictures and clicking. Clicking one of them will take you back to the correct blog. You can try me here: bjmcdonell@gmail.com

Lucy Scott and Amariah Watson…did they marry…

In my past post, I shared some information about the Pettibone Family. I was trying to determine if Lucy Scott really did marry Noah Pettibone Jr. in 1778. If she married him in May of 1778, the marriage didn’t last … Continue reading

Posted in 15&17 Certif Twp Luzerne Co. Land Records, Amariah Watson, AMERICAN REVOLUTION & Other Conflicts, Huntington Twp., Lexington Cemetery, Litchfield County, Lucy Scott, Luzerne County, Noah Pettibone Jr & Family, Pettibone surname, Plymouth, Richland County, Wyoming Massacre, Wyoming Valley PA Land Claimants | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Obadiah Scott Senior and Hannah Howe’s children: Lucy Scott and her very confusing life

Lucy Scott was a daughter of Obadiah Scott and Hannah Howe. She was born the 26th of July 1760 in Waterbury under the name Lewce: Lewce Scott female, 26 July 1760, Waterbury, Parents Obadiah and Hannah. Source: Connecticut Town Records, pre-1870 … Continue reading

Posted in Huntington Twp., Lucy Scott, Obadiah Scott Sr. & Hannah Howe & Charity Barber Sutliff, Pettibone surname, Plymouth, Waterbury, Watson surname, Wyoming Massacre | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Obadiah Scott Sr. and his two marriages and children.

Obadiah Scott, Sr. has been difficult to research. He does not have a tombstone. His second marriage needs a marriage record. His first wife’s death needs to be determined.  His will as presented in the last post gives bequests to … Continue reading

Posted in David Scott, Huntington Twp., Jesse Scott, Litchfield County, Lucy Scott, Luzerne County, Nathaniel Goss and his wife Hannah Scott, Obadiah Scott III & Thankful Rood, Obadiah Scott Sr. & Hannah Howe & Charity Barber Sutliff, Rosemond Scott, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Waterbury, Westmoreland Town & County, Westmoreland Twp and later County, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , , | Leave a comment