Category Archives: Wilkes-Barre

Pennsylvania Wanderings: A Visit to Wilkes-Barre in 2008, The County Seat of Luzerne Co.

Back in 2008, I attended the Federation of Genealogical Societies Conference in Philadelphia. I had won the conference registration fee. So of course I needed to attend. It was an opportunity for me to travel around Pennsylvania and seek out … Continue reading

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Another Yankee-Pennamite War 1783 to 1784

If you think that things settled down in the Wyoming Valley of Pennsylvania after the Revolutionary War was over, well, think again. There was another Yankee-Pennamite war that erupted over the land in the area. Please understand that the Pennamites … Continue reading

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The Decree of Trenton 1782 – The Connecticut Settlers in the Wyoming Valley react…

My travels to Scotland are over. We returned several weeks ago. It was an EPIC trip and I am glad I went.  To learn more about where we went and want we did see my other blogs The Man Who … Continue reading

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