Category Archives: Mary Goss William Davidson Lemuel Gibbons Valentine Santee

Lots#5, 8 – Jesse Scott, Mary Santee and the King Family – 1800 & 1804

Jesse Scott’s claims included Lots #5 and #8 in the 2nd Division. Here is that list from his Land Claims: Lot No. 13 & [50 acres of the east end] of Lot #24 50 acres of the east end of … 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

Posted in 15&17 Certif Twp Luzerne Co. Land Records, David Goss and Anna Slater, David Goss and Elizabeth "Betsey" Henry, Huntington Twp., Jesse Scott and Amy Evans, John Goss and Mary "Polly" Davidson, Luzerne County, Mary Goss William Davidson Lemuel Gibbons Valentine Santee, Obadiah Scott Sr. & Hannah Howe & Charity Barber Sutliff, Philip Goss (Jr. or V) and Hannah Darby, Wyoming Valley PA Land Claimants | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in 15&17 Certif Twp Luzerne Co. Land Records, Huntington Twp., John Goss and Mary "Polly" Davidson, Luzerne County, Mary Goss William Davidson Lemuel Gibbons Valentine Santee, Nathaniel Goss and his wife Hannah Scott, Nathaniel Goss Jr. and Thankful Forbes, Philip Goss (Jr. or V) and Hannah Darby, Philip Goss IV son of Philip Goss III & Keziah Cooley - wife Mary (Kendall) Goss | Tagged , | Leave a comment