Category Archives: Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss

Mary Goss and her marriage to William Davidson circa 1775

We have returned to the Wyoming Valley and what we know as Luzerne County in Pennsylvania. This valley became known as Westmoreland Twp/Co. and it was connected governmentally to Litchfield Co., Connecticut. I have written many posts about life in … Continue reading

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Part II – Obadiah Scott Jr.’s Estate – A visit to Luzerne Co., PA in 1830 and Lot #4 in the 3rd Div.

Apparently, Sylvester Scott, the Administrator of Obadiah Scott of Waterford Twp., Washington Co., Ohio had to travel back to Pennsylvania to sell some land that his father was still in possession of. In the Orphan’s Court Records for Luzerne Co., … Continue reading

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Solomon Goss sells to Obadiah Scott Jr. Lots #29 2nd Div. and Lot # 4 3rd Div. – Part IV

Solomon Goss (my ancestor or 4th great grandfather) sold land to Obadiah Scott Jr., the brother of his wife Olive, after he had migrated to Cincinnati. Cincinnati in 1795 was very wild and not the big city it is today. … Continue reading

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