Category Archives: GENEALOGICAL RESEARCH TRIPS

Enos and Sarah (Goss) Seaward’s Land in Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania

Land in Luzerne County is complicated. I have created a PAGE at the top of this blog under Philip Goss IV 1724 to 1779 table of contents of posts written to aid in understanding the information presented here and to … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania Ratifies the Constitution of the United States December 12, 1787 and a visit to the National Archives.

While all the political maneuvering of the Connecticut settlers and the Pennsylvania Government and others was going on, it was becoming apparent that the newly independent 13 colonies needed a stronger Federal government and this led to the Constitutional Convention … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania Wanderings: A Visit to Wilkes-Barre in 2008, The County Seat of Luzerne Co.

Back in 2008, I attended the Federation of Genealogical Societies Conference in Philadelphia. I had won the conference registration fee. So of course I needed to attend. It was an opportunity for me to travel around Pennsylvania and seek out … Continue reading

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