Category Archives: Philip Goss (Jr. or V) and Hannah Darby

Jesse Scott and the High Sherriff of Luzerne County, PA 1805 – Unseated Lands

Remember the very large tract of land given in the warrant to Jesse Scott in 1793 for 440+ acres in what was probably Huntington Twp. then later in Salem or Union? They called them Vacant or Unwarranted lands. Here is … Continue reading

Posted in 15&17 Certif Twp Luzerne Co. Land Records, Huntington Twp., Jerusha Goss and Silas Ferry, Jesse Scott and Amy Evans, Luzerne County, Obadiah Scott III & Thankful Rood, Obadiah Scott Sr. & Hannah Howe & Charity Barber Sutliff, Philip Goss (Jr. or V) and Hannah Darby, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Wyoming Valley PA Land Claimants | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

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

Solomon Goss and his land dealings in Westmoreland Co. and later Luzerne County 1777 to 1795

Solomon Goss had land in Huntington Twp. as early as 1777. In 1777 there were two deeds between Philip Goss Jr. and Solomon Goss. They were created on the same day. I have shared these two deeds before in my post … Continue reading

Posted in Huntington Twp., Litchfield County, Luzerne County, Paul H. Goss 1890 to 1963, Philip Goss (Jr. or V) and Hannah Darby, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Washington County, Westmoreland Twp and later County, Wyoming Valley, Wyoming Valley PA Land Claimants | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment