Category Archives: Westmoreland Town & County

Another Yankee-Pennamite War 1783 to 1784

If you think that things settled down in the Wyoming Valley of Pennsylvania after the Revolutionary War was over, well, think again. There was another Yankee-Pennamite war that erupted over the land in the area. Please understand that the Pennamites … Continue reading

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The Decree of Trenton 1782 – The Connecticut Settlers in the Wyoming Valley react…

My travels to Scotland are over. We returned several weeks ago. It was an EPIC trip and I am glad I went.  To learn more about where we went and want we did see my other blogs The Man Who … Continue reading

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The Estate of Philip Goss IV…1780

The letters of administration for the estate of Philip Goss IV were granted to his son Nathaniel Goss in January of 1780. In the index for the Westmoreland Records, only two names are listed under Goss: Nathaniel pg. 55 and … Continue reading

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