Category Archives: Jerusha Goss and Silas Ferry

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

Philip Goss & Hannah Darby: A daughter Jerusha Goss Ferry?

There is a possibility that Philip & Hannah Goss had a daughter named Jerusha and she married a Silas Ferry and migrated to New York. Jerusha Goss:  There is a Jerusha Goss born 5 August, 1772 in Hebron, Tolland, Connecticut … Continue reading

Posted in Almond & Alfred Allegheny Co., Barkhamsted, Butler County, Connecticut, Enos Seward Jr. and Lydia Stevens, Fairview Cemetery, Ferry surname, Jerusha Goss and Silas Ferry, Karr surname, Litchfield County, New York, Philip Goss (Jr. or V) and Hannah Darby, Sarah Goss and Enos Seward Family, Woodlawn Cemetery | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Philip Goss Jr/V and Hannah Darby (1746-1834): Their Children

Philip Goss Jr/V and Hannah Darby had, and I have known about, a son named Philip. However, if you look at the census, there is a strong possibility that they had more. Paul H. Goss in his manuscript “Goss-Family Philip … Continue reading

Posted in Ferry surname, Huntington Twp., Jerusha Goss and Silas Ferry, Long Surname, Luzerne County, Philip Goss (Jr. or V) and Hannah Darby, Philip Goss and Huldah Wandel, Sarah Goss and maybe Elias Long Jr. | Tagged , | Leave a comment