Category Archives: Westmoreland Town & County

Obadiah Scott Sr. and his two marriages and children.

Obadiah Scott, Sr. has been difficult to research. He does not have a tombstone. His second marriage needs a marriage record. His first wife’s death needs to be determined.  His will as presented in the last post gives bequests to … Continue reading

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The Revolutionary War: Solomon Goss a prisoner in Forty Fort in 1778

It took awhile, for me to learn that there were levels in the Revolutionary Army.  There is the local militia, the state militia and the Continental Army or Washington’s Army if you like.  There might be another level, but I … Continue reading

Posted in AMERICAN REVOLUTION & Other Conflicts, Forty Fort City and the Forty Fort, Huntington Twp., Litchfield County, Pennsylvania, Plymouth, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Westmoreland Town & County, Westmoreland Twp and later County, Wyoming Massacre, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Nathaniel Goss & Hannah Scott’s children: John Goss and his wife Mary “Polly” Davidson

John Goss, son of Nathaniel and Hannah (Scott) Goss has not been an easy man to research.  Over the years, I have had cousins and researchers contacting me about John Goss and their quest to establish a link to John … Continue reading

Posted in Davidson Surname, Huntington Twp., John Goss and Mary "Polly" Davidson, Litchfield County, Luzerne County, Mary Goss William Davidson Lemuel Gibbons Valentine Santee, Nathaniel Goss and his wife Hannah Scott, Olive Scott Goss, The Wife, Paul H. Goss 1890 to 1963, Philip Goss IV son of Philip Goss III & Keziah Cooley - wife Mary (Kendall) Goss, Sarah Goss and Enos Seward Family, Scott Surname, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Westmoreland Town & County, Westmoreland Twp and later County, Wilkes-Barre, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , , | Leave a comment