Category Archives: Nathaniel Goss Jr. and Thankful Forbes

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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Obadiah Scott Senior his Will (1817) and Probate in Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania in 1828

Obadiah Scott Senior made a will in 1817. The date of probate for his estate is 2 September 1828. Obadiah Scott Senior gets confused with his son Obadiah Scott Jr. because they did die about the same time. Obadiah Scott … Continue reading

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Obadiah Scott Senior’s (1737 to 1828) Burial in Scott Cemetery

In 2008 when I traveled to Luzerne County in Pennsylvania, I tried to find the burial locations of a great many Goss, Seward, Scott and other associated families on my trip. Much to my frustration, Obadiah Scott’s burial and tombstone … Continue reading

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