Tag Archives: Compromise Act of 1799

Solomon Goss and his land dealings in Westmoreland Co. and later Luzerne County 1777 to 1795

Solomon Goss had land in Huntington Twp. as early as 1777. In 1777 there were two deeds between Philip Goss Jr. and Solomon Goss. They were created on the same day. I have shared these two deeds before in my post … Continue reading

Posted in Huntington Twp., Litchfield County, Luzerne County, Paul H. Goss 1890 to 1963, Philip Goss (Jr. or V) and Hannah Darby, Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss (Son of Philip & Mary (Kendall) Goss, Washington County, Westmoreland Twp and later County, Wyoming Valley, Wyoming Valley PA Land Claimants | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

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