Tag Archives: Land in Luzerne County

The Estate of Nathaniel Goss Jr. 1754 and beyond…

We know that Nathaniel Goss Jr. died 24 January 1854 in Fairmont Twp., Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania of dropsy per his Registration of Death. Dropsy is an old fashioned term for edema, swelling of the soft tissue due to the accumulation … Continue reading

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Enos Seward and Sarah Goss, their children: Gad Seward, his life in Pennsylvania

Gad Seward must have been a very interesting man. He owned a tavern in Fairmount Twp., Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania for several years and it was quite popular as described in the following history book: pg. 553 The pioneer tavern was … Continue reading

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Enos Seward and Sarah Goss, their children: Eli Seward and his wife Eleanor Earl

Eli Seward was a son of Enos and Sarah (Goss) Seward. He was born 12 July, 1768 in Granville, Massachusetts. Source: Granville Births, Massachusetts Compiled Birth, Marriage and Death Records, 1700-1850 pg. 75 Seward, Eli.  Eli Seward married Eleanor Earl/Earle … Continue reading

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