Category Archives: Susquehanna River

A Visit to Wapwallopen on the Susquehannah River 2008

A very nice lady from the Shickshinny Historical Society helped me out and took me to a viewpoint that overlooked Wapwallopen back in 2008. I wanted to see the area where one or more of my ancestors may have perished.  … Continue reading

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The Death of Philip Goss IV, 1778 or 1780: What Happened?

Philip Goss IV died sometime between 1778 and 1780. His son Nathaniel Goss was granted letters of Administration in 1780.  I will share Philip’s estate in a future post. In this post, I want to examine the accounts of Philip’s … Continue reading

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A Visit to the Monument for the Battle of Wyoming – 2008

I had an opportunity to travel to Pennsylvania in 2008 and visit Wilkes-Barre, Plymouth, Kingston, Forty-Fort, Huntington.  One of my goals was to visit the Wyoming Monument.  I wrote about this visit in my blog: Pennsylvania Wanderings. Below is a … Continue reading

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