Category Archives: Gad Seward and Elizabeth Thompson and Mary Sloane

Mary Goss Davidson Gibbons Santee, life after Santee’s death, migration to Ohio and her end of life…

Mary’s third husband, Valentine Santee, died in 1808 and his will and probate were handled by Gad Seward a son of Enos and Sarah Goss Seward. Mary apparently decided to leave Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania, and migrate to Ohio, probably because … 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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The Estate of Nathaniel Goss Jr. 1754 and beyond…

We know that Nathaniel Goss Jr. died 24 January 1854 in Fairmont Twp., Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania of dropsy per his Registration of Death. Dropsy is an old fashioned term for edema, swelling of the soft tissue due to the accumulation … Continue reading

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