Category Archives: Susquehanna River

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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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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