Category Archives: Luzerne County

Obadiah Scott Jr/III and Thankful Rood’s children: Sylvester Scott and a little about Hannah Johnson, his wife…

Sylvester Scott was a son of Obadiah Scott Jr. and Thankful Rood. Sylvester migrated several times during his many years of life. In this post we will take a look at his life and learn about his wife Hannah Johnson. … 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

Posted in Huntington Twp., Luzerne County, Obadiah Scott III & Thankful Rood, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Sylvester Scott & Hannah Johnson, Washington County, Waterford Twp. | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in 15&17 Certif Twp Luzerne Co. Land Records, Huntington Twp., Luzerne County, Obadiah Scott III & Thankful Rood, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Wyoming Valley PA Land Claimants | Tagged , , | Leave a comment