Tag Archives: Claimants and the land in Luzerne County

Obadiah Scott, the Elder (Senior) his land and the Land Surveys in Huntington Twp.

In past posts, I have shared the Land History of various Goss Family. At this time I share the land history of Obadiah Scott Sr. or Elder. It is complicated so please be patient. In future posts I will go … Continue reading

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The Wife of John Goss, evidence leads to Mary “Polly” Davidson…

I wish to present some information that clarifies that John Goss’s wife was not Polly Ransom but was instead Polly Davidson or Mary Davidson, his cousin. Mary Davidson was the daughter of Mary Goss and William Davidson. Mary Goss was … Continue reading

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John Goss, His Land History in Luzerne, Connecticut Claimant

John Goss was included in the Connecticut Claimant land histories for Luzerne County, Pennsylvania 17 & 15 Certified Townships. This means that John Goss was an adult and they considered him so when determining land in the area for the … Continue reading

Posted in 15&17 Certif Twp Luzerne Co. Land Records, Huntington Twp., Jesse Scott and Amy Evans, John Goss and Mary "Polly" Davidson, Luzerne County, Mary Goss William Davidson Lemuel Gibbons Valentine Santee, Nathaniel Goss and his wife Hannah Scott, Philip Goss IV son of Philip Goss III & Keziah Cooley - wife Mary (Kendall) Goss | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment