Category Archives: Sarah Goss and Enos Seward Family

Obadiah Scott Sr. and Hannah Howe’s children: Obadiah Scott Jr. (III) & Thankful Rood, his wife!

Obadiah Scott Junior (or III) was born 1771 and died 1827 in Washington Co., Ohio. He  is frequently confused with his father Obadiah Scott Senior or Elder (II) born 1737 and died 1828 in Huntington Twp., Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania. He … Continue reading

Posted in AMERICAN REVOLUTION & Other Conflicts, Huntington Twp., Levi Seward and Thankful Wilkinson Family, Litchfield County, Luzerne County, Obadiah Scott III & Thankful Rood, Rood Surname (Wyoming Valley), SAR Sons of the American Revolution, Stephens/Stevens surname, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Lots#24 and 25 – Jesse Scott and his deeds with John Goss & the Auditors – 1801 to 1804

The Lots #24 and 25 got around among many owners. In this post we see that Jesse Scott somehow became owner of these lots and they eventually ended up with John Goss. Here again is Jesse’s land claim history: Lot … Continue reading

Posted in 15&17 Certif Twp Luzerne Co. Land Records, David Goss and Elizabeth "Betsey" Henry, Gad Seward and Elizabeth Thompson and Mary Sloane, Huntington Twp., Jesse Scott and Amy Evans, John Goss and Mary "Polly" Davidson, Luzerne County, Sarah Goss and Enos Seward Family, Wyoming Valley PA Land Claimants | Leave a comment

Family Letters: Ruby Gearhart, Sarah Parks, Thomas Santee per Ruby Santee, and Jesse Sampson…1933

In this post, I feature several letters that might give a little view of the family and their thoughts about their heritage. The Newton Square is over west of Philadelphia.  Newtown Square, PA March 12, 1933 Dear Sarah: I know … Continue reading

Posted in Ebenezer Goss, Fairmount Twp., Luzerne County, Mary Ann Goss & Reuben Gearhart, Mary Seward & E.M. Santee, Nathaniel Goss and his wife Hannah Scott, Nathaniel Goss Jr. and Thankful Forbes, Pennsylvania, Philip Goss IV son of Philip Goss III & Keziah Cooley - wife Mary (Kendall) Goss, Shickshinny Town & Borough, Wilkes-Barre | Tagged , , | Leave a comment