Category Archives: Wyoming Valley

Nathaniel Goss Sr. and the 1790’s in Luzerne Co., PA

Nathaniel Goss began the 1790’s in Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania by appearing in the first United States Federal Census.  Can you imagine their thoughts about this census? Things were getting better in the Wyoming Valley, but it was still pretty crazy … Continue reading

Posted in 15&17 Certif Twp Luzerne Co. Land Records, Huntington and Fairmount Twp., Huntington Twp., Luzerne County, Nathaniel Goss and his wife Hannah Scott, Obadiah & Hannah Howe Scott, Scott Surname, Wyoming Valley, Wyoming Valley PA Land Claimants | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Comfort Goss, Litchfield County, Nathaniel Goss and his wife Hannah Scott, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Plymouth, Susquehanna River, Trip to Pennsylvania 2008 see Pennsylvania Wandering Blog for more info, Westmoreland Town & County, Wilkes-Barre, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Nathaniel Goss Sr. — His military service to the Wyoming Valley and the Connecticut Settlers…

Based on what I have read, Nathaniel Goss Sr. become involved with the militia of the Wyoming Valley right from the start in 1769. Every settler was obligated to defend the townships of the Connecticut Colony in the Wyoming Valley, … Continue reading

Posted in AMERICAN REVOLUTION & Other Conflicts, Huntington Twp., Litchfield County, Nathaniel Goss and his wife Hannah Scott, Pennsylvania, Philip Goss IV & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Westmoreland Twp and later County, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , , | Leave a comment