Tag Archives: Luzerne County

Obadiah Scott Sr. and the turn of the century, his life in 1800 through 1820

Things are going to get better for the settlers in the 1800’s. The Indians were under control. The land claims are going to be solved. At least the bulk of them. Some claims took longer. Census 1800 Obadiah Scott starts … Continue reading

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Enos Seward Jr.’s Land in Luzerne Co., PA

Enos Seward Jr. probably came with his parents in 1793 to the Huntington Valley and then settled there. We also know that he was a settler for he appears in the 1796 Taxables for the Huntington Twp. area and the … Continue reading

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The Family of Solomon and Polly Goss!

Solomon Goss (Jr.)  was the 4th child and a second son of Solomon Goss and Olive (Scott) Goss.  He was about 6+ years old when his father left Luzerne County, Pennsylvania and headed west to Ohio. The use of the junior with … Continue reading

Posted in Asa Coburn and Rhoda Baker, Daniel Goss, Devol Surname, Dudley Township, Eliza Goss and George Sawtell, FAMILY SURNAMES MAIN LINE GOSS Surname, Flora Montanye Osborn 1869 to 1951, Gilbert Devol Goss, Gilbert Devol Sr. and Jr., Hardin County, Harriet Melissa Goss and James W. Maynard, Henry County, Homer Goss, Iowa, Leroy Swormstedt Goss, Luzerne County, Mary Adaline Goss and Jacob Hare, Mary Goss, Milton Goss, New London, Pennsylvania, Solomon & Olive Goss (Twins), Solomon Goss (Jr.) and Polly Coburn Devol, Terry Goss, Updates & Corrections, Wesley Goss and Elizabeth Evans | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment