Category Archives: Wyoming Valley

Obadiah Scott Sr. and Hannah Howe’s children: Obadiah Scott Jr. (III) & Thankful Rood, his wife!

Obadiah Scott Junior (or III) was born 1771 and died 1827 in Washington Co., Ohio. He  is frequently confused with his father Obadiah Scott Senior or Elder (II) born 1737 and died 1828 in Huntington Twp., Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania. He … Continue reading

Posted in AMERICAN REVOLUTION & Other Conflicts, Huntington Twp., Levi Seward and Thankful Wilkinson Family, Litchfield County, Luzerne County, Obadiah Scott III & Thankful Rood, Rood Surname (Wyoming Valley), SAR Sons of the American Revolution, Stephens/Stevens surname, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Obadiah Scott Sr. and his two marriages and children.

Obadiah Scott, Sr. has been difficult to research. He does not have a tombstone. His second marriage needs a marriage record. His first wife’s death needs to be determined.  His will as presented in the last post gives bequests to … Continue reading

Posted in David Scott, Huntington Twp., Jesse Scott and Amy Evans, Litchfield County, Lucy Scott, Luzerne County, Nathaniel Goss and his wife Hannah Scott, Obadiah Scott III & Thankful Rood, Obadiah Scott Sr. & Hannah Howe & Charity Barber Sutliff, Rosemond Scott, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Waterbury, Westmoreland Town & County, Westmoreland Twp and later County, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The Revolutionary War: Solomon Goss a prisoner in Forty Fort in 1778

It took awhile, for me to learn that there were levels in the Revolutionary Army.  There is the local militia, the state militia and the Continental Army or Washington’s Army if you like.  There might be another level, but I … Continue reading

Posted in AMERICAN REVOLUTION & Other Conflicts, Forty Fort City and the Forty Fort, Huntington Twp., Litchfield County, Pennsylvania, Plymouth, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Westmoreland Town & County, Westmoreland Twp and later County, Wyoming Massacre, Wyoming Valley | Tagged , | Leave a comment