Category Archives: Nathaniel Goss Jr.

Levi Seward’s Estate – Return of Inquest 1855 – Part III

In September of 1855 an Inquest/Inquisition was ordered regarding the Estate of Levi Seaward/Seward consisting of a panel of 12 men, including Nathaniel Goss Jr., to partition the lands of Levi into shares for each of the heirs. This source … Continue reading

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Levi Seward’s Estate: Elida Seward’s petition…Part II

Apparently there has been some confusion about the children or heirs of Levi and Thankful Seward. I hope this document brings light on that issue and settles the matter.  The confusion was with Sarah Seward and it turns out she … Continue reading

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Levi Seward/Seaward’s Estate 1851…Part I

Levi Seward died 6 Aug 1851 probably in Fairmount Twp., although a deed states he died in 1852? Some of his land was right on the border between Fairmount and Huntington Twp. He was buried in the Old Goss Cemetery, … Continue reading

Posted in Elida Seward, Freeman Seward, Levi Seward and Thankful Wilkinson Family, Luzerne County, Mary Seward & E.M. Santee, Nathaniel Goss Jr., Old Goss Cemetery near Harveyville, Samuel Seward, Sarah Seward & David Rood Family, Wilkes-Barre | Tagged , , | Leave a comment