Category Archives: Luzerne County

John Goss and Mary “Polly” Davidson’s children: John Goss and his two wives Louisa Parker and Elizabeth McHenry

John Goss and Mary “Polly” Davidson had a son named John Goss.  He might have been named John Jode Goss.  I have yet to figure out if the “Jode” is really his middle name. He never uses an initial in … Continue reading

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John Goss and Mary “Polly” Davidson’s children: Chester Goss

Chester Goss, son of John and Mary “Polly” Davidson Goss, was born about 1800 in Pennsylvania probably Luzerne Co. He died in 1866 probably in Nebraska where his daughter’s family migrated to. He married Linda Sisson on 29 Apr 1832 … Continue reading

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The Wife of John Goss, evidence leads to Mary “Polly” Davidson…

I wish to present some information that clarifies that John Goss’s wife was not Polly Ransom but was instead Polly Davidson or Mary Davidson, his cousin. Mary Davidson was the daughter of Mary Goss and William Davidson. Mary Goss was … Continue reading

Posted in 15&17 Certif Twp Luzerne Co. Land Records, Huntington Twp., John Goss and Mary "Polly" Davidson, Luzerne County, Mary Goss William Davidson Lemuel Gibbons Valentine Santee, Nathaniel Goss and his wife Hannah Scott, Nathaniel Goss Jr., Philip Goss (Jr. or V) and Hannah Darby, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss | Tagged , | Leave a comment