Category Archives: Nathaniel Goss and his wife Hannah Scott

A grandson, John Scott, writes to his grandfather Obadiah Scott 1825

The old letters of the Goss family are difficult to read. I tried to decipher them, and I gave it a try with this letter.  One of the things our ancestors would do, is write the letter on one page, … Continue reading

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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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Lot#41 – Jesse Scott and John & Polly Goss – 1801

Here is Jesse Scott’s Land Claimant History again, with the Lots detailed below that are in bold: Lot No. 13 & [50 acres of the east end] of Lot #24 50 acres of the east end of Lot 25 first … Continue reading

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