Category Archives: Nathaniel Goss Jr.

The Wife of John Goss, evidence leads to Mary “Polly” Davidson…

I wish to present some information that clarifies that John Goss’s wife was not Polly Ransom but was instead Polly Davidson or Mary Davidson, his cousin. Mary Davidson was the daughter of Mary Goss and William Davidson. Mary Goss was … Continue reading

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Nathaniel Goss and Hannah Scott’s Children: an overview

Nathaniel Goss and Hannah (Scott) Goss managed to raise a family through all the troubles of the Yankee-Pennamite Wars over the land in the Wyoming Valley and the disruption of the Revolutionary war. I have their marriage taking place 10 … Continue reading

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Nathaniel Goss had settled on land of A. Howard….from the history books…

The history books for Luzerne County keep stating that Nathaniel Goss settled on land in Huntington which is “now owned by A. Howard” or “Amos Howard Hotel Land.”  I found this very annoying.  So I set about to solve the … Continue reading

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