Category Archives: David Goss and Elizabeth “Betsey” Henry

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

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Jesse Scott’s Land History & claims as a Connecticut Claimant

Jesse Scott’s land dealings were complicated in Luzerne County, PA. They involved the following: The 1793 sale of vacant land where he purchased 400 acres. This was a purchase that had to do with the State of Pennsylvania. See my … Continue reading

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David Goss and Betsey Henry’s children: An Overview – Part II

In the last post, I wrote about some of the children of David Goss and Elizabeth “Betsey” Henry. These children are based on the will of David Goss of Oakland Co., Michigan dated 6 May 1857 who died in 10 … Continue reading

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