Category Archives: Plymouth

The Goss Family started out in Plymouth Twp. in the Wyoming Valley 1769

Establishment of Plymouth Twp. “…And that Plymouth, with all ye land west of the Susquehanna River, south and west to the [Westmoreland] town line, be one district, by ye name of Plymouth District;….Minutes of Meeting at Wilkes-Barre Tuesday 1 March … Continue reading

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Philip Goss IV and Mary Kendall’s children: Nathaniel Goss (Sr.) and his wife, Hannah Scott, the beginning…

Birth Nathaniel Goss was born in Simsbury, Connecticut 26 January 1749. His father Philip Goss IV and mother Mary Kendall had migrated to Simsbury about 1748-9 leaving Brookfield, Massachusetts. At that time, his father had all the children recorded in … Continue reading

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Timothy Pickering appointed Luzerne County Administrator and the Confirming Act of March 28, 1787

What I write about in this post is a summary and only highlights of the events that took place.  It is all very complicated and confusing. Timothy Pickering (July 17, 1745 to January 29, 1829) visits the Wyoming Valley area … Continue reading

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